2014 JGP #7 in Zagreb, Croatia, Oct. 8-11
Posted by unseenskaters on October 9, 2014
The seventh and final competition in the 2014-15 ISU JGP series has begun in Zagreb, Croatia.
Click here for Results/Protocols (Croatia is 6 hours ahead of Eastern time)
Team USA Thursday results:
Men SP: Nathan Chen placed 2nd (72.57) in his international season debut and Daniel Kulenkamp 13th (54.31) in his Team USA/JGP debut.
Pairs SP: Chelsea Liu/Brian Johnson are in 3rd (47.55, new ISU PB), Jessica Lee/Robert Hennings 8th (41.90. new ISU PB) and Olivia Allan/Austin Hale 9th (39.52) of 12 teams. All 3 teams have met the minimum TES (20) required for 2015 Junior Worlds.
Ladies SP: Karen Chen landed 3Lo+2T, 3Lz, 2A & showed fabulous spins; she placed 1st (62.71, a new season best score) in a field of 32. Click here to watch Karen’s SP.
Team USA Friday results:
Short Dance: Rachel Parsons/Michael Parsons placed 2nd (56.28) and Elliana Pogrebinsky/Alex Benoit 9th (36.41) of 15 teams.
Pairs FS: Liu/Johnson placed 4th (134.97 total, 87.42 6th in FS; both are new ISU PB scores), Lee/Hennings 9th (116.24 total, 74.34 10th in FS; both are new ISU PB scores) and Allan/Hale 10th (114.60 total, 75.08 9th in FS) of 12. Congratulations to Liu/Johnson on qualifying for the JGP Final in Barcelona, Spain, Dec. 11-14, 2014!
Men FS: N. Chen won the SILVER medal (208.16 total, 135 in FS) and Kulenkamp pulled up to 9th (167.89 total, 113.58 7th in FS) of 25.
Team USA Saturday results:
Free Dance: Parsons/Parsons won the SILVER medal (140.33 total, 84.05 2nd in FD & a new ISU personal best score) and Pogrebinsky/Benoit 8th (106.92 total, 70.51 6th in FD & new ISU PB score). Parsons/Parsons are the first alternate dance team to the JGP Final.
Ladies FS: K. Chen won the SILVER medal (169.41 total, 106.70 FS) and is the first alternate to the JGP Final.