International Cup of Nice (Senior B), Oct. 26-28, 2012
Posted by unseenskaters on October 26, 2012
The International Cup of Nice is underway in Nice, France, and the 4 members of Team USA are Max Aaron, Keegan Messing, and Alexa Scimeca & Chris Knierim (making their international debut as a pair team). This is Scimeca’s first-ever international competition for Team USA.
FRIDAY updates for Team USA:
Pairs SP: Scimeca/Knierim rocked out a clean short (59.01) & lead the field by almost 9 points! They did a high 3twist, big throw 3F, and landed their side-by-side 3S. FS is Sunday morning Eastern time.
Men’s SP: Messing (80.11) placed 1st and Aaron (75.95) 2nd of 25! Messing landed 3A, 3Lz+3T, big Russian split jump into 3F(e); Aaron fell on 4S, landed 3Lz+3T (hand down), very nice 3A. FS is Saturday 11 am Eastern start time.
SATURDAY updates for Team USA:
Men’s FS: Messing wins GOLD & Aaron SILVER! Messing 224.44 (144.33 2nd in FS), Aaron 219.62 (143.67 3rd in FS).
SUNDAY Pairs FS: Scimeca/Knierim win GOLD! (156.00, 96.99 2nd in FS)