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The Gameplan: a skating mini-story

Hi y’all! It’s been awhile since I posted here, and I haven’t posted any writing since the first chapter of The Pyeongchang Puzzle, which I took down because I was getting really self-concious about it possibly not being as good as I thought it was. 1,079 more words

Mirai

2011: Senior Year of High School   |   Linoleum Cut   |   “Mirai”   |   Melanie Lech

Art

A few Grand Prix thoughts

So assignments came out Monday, and we’ve had time to digest retirements, non-retirements, and Jeremy Abbott apparently not retiring but skipping the Grand Prix anyway(if it gets him to Boston, we should be glad for it).   362 more words

Figure Skating

Tearjerker Moments at the U.S. Championships

The U.S. Championships is always an event with high drama and emotion. A lot is at stake for the skaters—spots on the World Championship team, as well as the possibility of international competition assignments for the following year. 486 more words

Figure Skating

Ashley Wagner tops U.S. Championships short program

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Ashley Wagner outskated Gracie Gold in the U.S. Championships short program Thursday night, taking the lead by five points over her rival with an eye on her third national title. 593 more words

Olympics

2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships Ladies Event Preview

The U.S. Figure Skating Championships are already underway in Greensboro, North Carolina. Juvenile, Intermediate, Novice and some Junior level skaters have been crowned champions, yet the hype is still mounting as the Olympic-level skaters do not take to the ice until tomorrow afternoon. 746 more words

Figure Skating

U.S. Figure Skating Championships women's preview

The most anticipated competition at this week’s U.S. Figure Skating Championships is among the women, where a growing rivalry brews for gold and several skaters are in the picture to make the World Championships roster of three. 905 more words

Olympics