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2017 U.S. Nationals: Novice Ladies

Posted by unseenskaters on January 16, 2017

2017 MEDALISTS & final standings:
GOLD – Angelina Huang, St. Peters FSA 48.66 (2) 94.53 (2) 143.19
SILVER – Ting Cui, Baltimore FSC (3) 47.63 95.05 (1) 142.68
BRONZE – Pooja Kalyan, Ozark FSC 47.35 (5) 84.42 (4) 131.77
PEWTER – Alysa Liu, St. Moritz ISC 48.89 (1) 82.79 (6) 131.68

5 Alyssa Rich, Dallas FSC 47.47 (4) 83.42 (5) 130.89
6 Hanna Harrell, Dallas FSC 39.24 (10) 87.45 (3) 126.69
7 Isabella Miller, Salt Lake Figure Skating 43.26 (8) 78.19 (7) 121.45
8 Ilana Sherman, SC of New York 45.16 (6) 72.56 (9) 117.72
9 Audrey Shin, SC of New York 40.12 (9) 75.80 (8) 115.92
10 Emma Coppess, All Year FSC 43.44 (7) 67.35 (10) 110.79
11 Lily Sun, Peninsula SC 36.48 (12) 65.89 (11) 102.37
12 Analise Gonzalez, SC of Boston 37.71 (11) 59.74 (12) 97.45

RESULTS LINKS:
Novice Ladies FS results/protocols (Tue. 9:35 am ET start time)
Novice Ladies SP results/protocols
Top 6 after SP:
1 Alysa Liu, St. Moritz ISC 48.89 (3Lz+3T<, 3F(!), 2A); highest TES
2 Angelina Huang, St. Peters FSA 48.66 (3F+2T, 3Lz, 2A); highest PCS
3 Ting Cui, Baltimore FSC 47.63 (2A, 3T+3T<, 3S)
4 Alyssa Rich, Dallas FSC 47.47 (2A, 3Lz, 3T+2T)
5 Pooja Kalyan, Ozark FSC 47.35 (3F+2T, 3Lz(-1.6), 2A)
6 Ilana Sherman, SC of New York 45.16 (3S+2T, 3Lo, 2A)

EVENT ARTICLES & PHOTOS:
IceNetwork’s Novice Ladies FS recap article
IceNetwork’s Novice Ladies FS photo gallery
IceNetwork’s Novice Ladies SP recap article
IceNetwork’s Novice Ladies SP photo gallery

COMPETITOR PROFILES (listed by age, youngest to oldest):

Alysa Liu
Age: 11; 8/8/05
Club: St Moritz ISC
Training Town: Oakland, CA
Coach: Laura Lipetsky
Choreographer: Justin Dillon
SP: “Puttin’ on the Ritz” by Irving Berlin
FS: “Sing Sing Sing” by Louis Prima
SP jumps: 3Lz+3T<, 3F(!), 2A
FS score at P Sectional: 98.68 (7 triples attempted: 3Lz+3T, 3F-half loop-3S, 3Lo<, 3Lz, 3F+2T, 2A)
She is the 2016 U.S. Intermediate champion.
Her coach placed 9th in Senior Ladies at 1995 U.S. Nationals.

Lily Sun
Age: 12; 4/12/04
Club: Peninsula SC
Training Town: San Jose, CA
Coach: Phillip Mills, Igor Samohin, Sherri Krahne-Thomas
Choreographer: Justin Dillon, Olga Volozhinskaya
SP: “Liebestraum” by Franz Liszt
FS: Faust by Charles Gounod; “Danse Macabre” by Camille Saint-Saens
SP jumps: 3Lo< fall, 3T fell out/no combo, 2A
FS score at P Sectional: 83.94 (5 triples attempted through 3Lo)
She was the 2014 U.S. Intermediate bronze medalist.

Audrey Shin
Age: 12; 3/12/04
Club: SC of New York
Hometown: Northport, NY
Training Town: Lakewood, CA
Coach: Rafael Arutunian, Nadia Kanaeva, Vera Arutunian, Mary Lynn Gelderman
Choreographer: Inese Bucevica, Adam Rippon
SP: “Nella Fantasia” by Celtic Woman; music from The Mission performed by John Williams
FS: Variations from Giselle (ballet) by Adolphe Adam
SP jumps: 3Lz<+3T<, 3F< fall, 2A<
FS score at E Sectional: 95.51 (6 triples attempted, including 2 3Lz & 3F);
82.51 in FS at Golden Bear
She placed 5th in Novice at Eastern Sectionals last year.
She made her Team USA novice international debut at Golden Bear in Croatia and won the silver medal (October 2016).

Hanna Harrell
Age: 13; 9/26/03
Club: Dallas FSC
Training Town: Plano, TX
Coach: Aleksey Letov, Olga Ganicheva
Choreographer: Olga Ganicheva
SP: “Conga” performed by Gloria Estefan
FS: Music from Carmen by Georges Bizet
SP jumps: 3F fell out/no combo, 3Lz< fall, 2A
FS score at M Sectional: 88.38 (5 triples attempted, including 2 3Lz & 3F)
She is the 2016 U.S. Juvenile silver medalist (skipped the Intermediate level).

Alyssa Rich
Age: 13; 7/7/03
Club: Dallas FSC
Training Town: McKinney, TX
Coach: Ann Brumbaugh, Ben Shroats
Choreographer: Ann Brumbaugh
SP: “Colors of the Wind” performed by Tori Kelly
FS: “The Rose” performed by Bianca Ryan
SP jumps: 2A, 3Lz (landed first attempt in comp.), 3T+2T
FS score at M Sectional: 85.96 (5 triples attempted, incl. 3F)
She is the 2016 U.S. Intermediate bronze medalist.

Isabella Miller
Age: 14; 12/9/02
Club: Salt Lake Figure Skating
Training Town: Salt Lake City, UT
Coach: Lisa Kriley
Choreographer: Olga Volozhinskaya
SP: “Booty Swing” by Parov Stelar
FS: “Ritornare” from Corteo by Cirque du Soleil
SP jumps: 3T+3T< fall, 3S, 2A
FS score at P Sectional: 96.29 (5 triples attempted through 3Lo)
She was 2016 Intermediate 8th and the 2015 U.S. Juvenile pewter medalist.

Pooja Kalyan
Age: 14; 11/25/02
Club: Ozark FSC (Arkansas)
Training Town: Chicago
Coach: Alex Ouriashev
Choreographer: Scott Brown, Lori Nichol
SP: “Dreamers” performed by Sarah Brightman
FS: “Mon couer s’ouvre a ta voix” (cello/piano) from Samson and Delilah by Camille Saint-Saens
SP jumps: 3F+2T, 3Lz(-1.6), 2A
FS score at M Sectional: 99.37 (6 triples attempted incl. 2 3Lz & 3F);
81.60 at Golden Bear
She placed 9th in Novice at 2015 Nationals.
She made her Team USA novice international debut at Golden Bear in Croatia and won the bronze medal (October 2016).

Ting Cui
Age 14; 9/6/02
Club: Baltimore FSC
Training Town: Abingdon, MD
Coach/Choreographer: Chris Conte
SP: “Defend the Yellow River” performed by Lang Lang
FS: The Wizard of Oz medley for orchestra, conducted by John Williams
SP jumps: 2A, 3T+3T<, 3S
FS score at E Sectional: 86.01 (5 triples attempted, incl. 3Lz & 3F)
She was the 2015 U.S. Intermediate pewter medalist.

Angelina Huang
Age: 14; 8/4/02
Club: St. Peters FSA (Missouri)
Training Town: Colorado Springs, CO
Coach: Damon Allen, Kelsey (Drewel) Himmel
Choreographer: Massimo Scali, Catarina Lindgren
SP: Music from Who Framed Roger Rabbitt by Alan Silvestri
FS: Music from Kung Fu Panda 3 by Hans Zimmer
SP jumps: 3F+2T, 3Lz, 2A
FS score at M Sectional: 81.02; 95.56 in FS at UGL Regional (5 triples attempted, including 2 3Lz & 3F)
She is the 2016 U.S. Intermediate pewter medalist.
Her coach in Missouri won the 2001 U.S. Novice title as Kelsey Drewel and they are pictured together in [Huang’s Ice Musings blog interview].

Emma Coppess
Age: 14; 5/5/02
Club: All Year FSC
Training Town: Lakewood/Artesia, CA
Coach: Derrick Delmore, Karen Kwan-Oppegard
Choreographer: Derrick Delmore, Karen Kwan-Oppegard
SP: “Latika’s Theme” (from Slumdog Millionaire) by A.R. Rahman, performed by Suzanne D’Mello
FS: “The Heart Asks Pleasure First” (from The Piano) by Michael Nyman
SP jumps: 3Lo<+2T, 3T, 2A
FS score at P Sectional: 85.52 (5 triples attempted, incl. 3Lz & 2 3Lo)
She is also competing in the Junior Pairs event with Robert Hennings (they won the Novice Pairs pewter medal last year).

Analise Gonzalez
Age: 15; 10/18/01
Club: SC of Boston
Training Town: Revere, MA
Coach: Peter Johansson, Mark Mitchell
Choreographer: Jamie Isley
SP: “Seisouso” from Quidam performed by Audrey Brisson
FS: “Fiesta de Verte” by Elena Roger; “The Storm” by Havasi
SP jumps: 3Lz(e)+2T, 3F(!), 2A
FS score at E Sectional: 74.62 (3 triples attempted: 3Lz, 2 3S)

Ilana Sherman
Age: 15; 9/3/01
Club: SC of New York
Training Town: Riverside, CA
Coach: Tammy Gambill
Choreographer: Cindy Stuart
SP: “El Choclo” by Angel Villodo
FS: Music from Lord of the Dance by Ronan Hardiman
SP jumps: 3S+2T, 3Lo, 2A
FS score at E Sectional: 74.90 (4 triples attempted, incl. 2 3Lo)
She was 2016 Intermediate 12th.

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