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Test day is set for Tuesday, March 18th and will run from 3:20-8pm at Twin Rinks.
The club had a strong representation at this year’s Newfoundland Winter Games. Katrina-Lynn Picco won a silver medal in STAR5 U13, Dayton Fifield silver in PreJuvenile U11, and Erin Maher bronze in Junior Silver
Laura Couturier placed 10th in STAR5 U19, Catherine Power was 6th and Laura O’Keefe 12th in Senior Bronze, Anna Carter 6th and Serena Piercey 8th in Juvenile, Chloe Whitridge was 5th in PreJuvenile U14, Lauren Woodruff 5th in Junior Silver and Amber Boutcher 6th in PreNovice.
Coach Wendy Mercer presents Serena with "keeper" plaque for Balisch Cup
The club sent 24 skaters to the Chatman’s Bakery / Worlds Finest Chocolates SCNL Provincial Skating Championships, hosted by the Silver Blades SC at the Pepsi Centre, Corner Brook, NL, February 21-23. Our skaters had a great weekend, with 11 medals and Serena Piercey awarded the Balish Cup for most artistic skater in the competition (the fourth time in the last six years that a club skater was won this award).
On Friday the club got off to a great start with four medal winning performances in STAR4. Victoria Short won gold in STAR4 U19, Jena Dyer won Silver and Lauren Quinlan Bronze in STAR4 U10, and Abby Pace Silver in STAR4 U13.
On Saturday, Kristin Brown won the adult gold category, Dayton Fifield won bronze in Pre Juvenile Women Under 11, Elin Maskova won bronze in Juvenile Women Under 11 and Lauren Stringer Bronze in Senior Silver.
On Sunday Kaitlin Harte won the Novice category, Lauren Woodruff won gold in Junior Silver and Anna Carter won a bronze medal in Juvenile U14.
Congratulations to all our skaters- the complete list of entires was Kaitlin Harte (Novice); Amber Boutcher (Pre-Novice); Elin Maskova (Juvenile U11); Anna Carter, Taylor Druken and Serena Piercey (Juvenile U14); Lauren Stringer (Senior Silver); Jenny Biles, Erin Maher and Lauren Woodruff (Junior Silver); Katherine Power (Senior Bronze); Kathleen Curran, Keira Hancock, Katrina-Lynn Picco and Alison Randell (STAR 5 U13); Barbara Kate Cavell, Madison Chambers, Jena Dyer, Gracie Lee, Lauren Quinlan and Makena Tucker (STAR 4 U10); Abby Pace (STAR 4 U13); Stephanie Short and Victoria Short (STAR 4 U19); and Kristin Brown (Adult Gold).
The club’s Intermediate synchro team competed in Burnaby BC at the 2014 Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championships. They placed 12th out of 16 teams, matching last year’s effort, but with significantly improved scores. They skated their first programme on Thursday night scoring 44.46 and in their second programme improved to 45.66.
The CanSkate program will be cancelled for the following sessions:
Thursday, Feb 20th – Gould’s Arena 6:30-7:15pm
Saturday, Feb 22nd – Fieldian Gardens and Jack Byrne
Sunday, Feb 23rd – Twin Rinks
The Pre-Junior program will be cancelled for Sunday, Feb 23rd.
Twenty-five of our best skater’s and coaches will compete at the Provincial Championships in Corner Brook during that weekend. We are proud of the large contingent from our club and we wish the skater’s all the best!
As the Sochi Olympics gets under way our skaters are sending their best wishes to Newfoundland’s Kaetlyn Osmond as she represents Canada in the skating events!
Coming February 10th to CBC NL’s Here and Now! Do you have a young athlete (12 years of age or younger) in your family? Starting February 10th, CBC Newfoundland and Labrador’s HERE AND NOW will be featuring one Young Athlete of the Day every weeknight! Please send CBC (firstname.lastname@example.org) a clear photo of your child with the following information: Child’s name, age, gender, school, sport, team, position and hometown.
A lot of medals!
The club sent seven synchro teams to the Atlantic/ Provincial Championships at the Glacier, Mount Pearl and each came back with a medal – 5 gold, 2 silver, unprecedented in club history. A fantastic day was capped by the Princelles being awarded the Cornel Trophy for best team in the competition. The Princelles last won the Cornel Trophy exactly 25 years ago in 1989 (the Princettes won last year, and Synergy in 2009 and 2011).
Gold medal winners (and Atlantic and Provincial Champions) were the Lollipops Beginner 1 team, the Pop Stars Elementary team, the Princettes Juvenile team, the Princelles Pre-Novice team and Symmetry Adult 2 team, Synergy placed second to the Ax’eles from Nova Scotia so retained the provincial championship, and InSync Adult 3 had a great skate to finish second.
The club had 36 skaters entered in Eastern Divisionals, held Saturday & Sunday January 25 & 26, 2014 at the Bay Arena, Bay Roberts. Results were:- Pre-Novice Women (Under 16) – Amber Boutcher; Juvenile – Anna Carter silver, Elin Maskova 8th, Serena Piercey 4th, Taylor Druken 6th; Pre-Juvenile Women (Under 11) – Dayton Fifield gold, Abbey Moores 6th, Rebecca Combden 4th; Pre-Juvenile Women (Under 14) – Chloe Whitridge – bronze; Junior Silver Women (Under 19) – Erin Maher – gold, Lauren Woodruff – bronze, Jenny Biles 4th; Senior Bronze Women (Under 19) – Catherine Power – silver, Laura O’Keefe 11th; Star 5 Girls (Under 13)- Katrina-Lynn Picco – gold, Kathleen Curran 4th, Mikayla Fennelly 9th, Keira Hancock 5th, Kayley Ralph 12th, Alison Randell 8th; Star 5 Girls (Under 19) -Laura Couturier 12th; Star 4 Girls (Under 10) – Lauren Quinlan- silver, Gracie Lee – bronze, Barbara Kate Cavell 4th, Madison Chambers 5th, Jena Dyer 6th, Makena Tucker 8th; Star 4 Girls (Under 13) - Abby Pace – gold, Brooke Coffey 9th, Leah Peckham 11th; Star 4 Girls (Under 19) – Victoria Short – gold, Stephanie Short – silver ; Star3 Girls participants – Livi Allen, Elizabeth Clarke, Sarah Evans.