Sport: Figure Skating
Current Residence: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Archbishop Mitty High School
- 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 9th in women's
- 2014 National Championships, 2nd
- 2013-14 Minsk Junior Grand Prix, gold
- 2013-14 Mexico Cup Junior Grand Prix, gold
- 2013 junior national champion
- 2012 National Junior Championships, 6th
- 2011 National Junior Championships, 7th
Personal: Mother formally trained as a figure skating coach at the Lesgafta Sports Institute in St. Petersburg, Russia…Hobbies include reading, cooking and dancing.
Red, White & Trending: Jan. 6-12
Jamie MacDonald Jan. 13, 2017
Bode Miller’s young son learns how to crash like his father, Carli Lloyd slays in Switzerland, agony soothed for injured figure skaters, Team USA’s Golden Globes takeover, Allyson Felix’s full medal haul on display, awed teammates gush over Katie Ledecky, the real story of Lindsey Vonn’s gruesome and grueling return, new gigs for Swin Cash and Kayla Banwarth, Alex Morgan’s excellent adventure, bobsledders’ unique parking lot workouts and much more.
Red, White & Trending: May 13-19
Jamie MacDonald May 20, 2016
Tim Howard offers a heartfelt goodbye to his adopted overseas home, sportsmanship and shock after USA Triathlon's Rio qualifying, Polina Edmunds' merry month keeps getting better, Abby Wambach earns a lofty title (hint: Dr.), bobsledding wind tunnel shenanigans, Serena selfie shenanigans, Tatyana McFadden's autograph marathon, Charlie Houchin catches croquet fever and more.
Red, White & Trending: May 6-12
Jamie MacDonald May 13, 2016
Team USA celebrates its moms in so many ways (among them: poignantly, humorously, with tears, with a sash and in bright yellow), Michael Phelps is captivated by his baby Boomer, Lindsey Vonn stirs things up on a catamaran, Bubba Watson mugs with the fam, Tim Morehouse makes a non-fencing announcement, Blake Haxton and Nastia Liukin hit similar milestones, Tara Lipinski and her fiancé celebrate an anniversary (and more Emmys), Stars on Ice celebrates an impromptu prom party for Polina Edmunds, Missy Franklin celebrates a big birthday, plus Team USA #wisdom and more.
Polina Edmunds Withdraws From Figure Skating World Championships; Mirai Nagasu Will Replace Her
Craig Bohnert March 23, 2016
The 2014 Olympian withdrew due to a bone bruise.
Meet The 2016 U.S. Figure Skating World Team
Brandon Penny Jan. 25, 2016
Sixteen athletes earned spots to compete at the world championships in Boston.
Back On Top: Gracie Gold Wins U.S. Women’s Figure Skating Title
Brandon Penny Jan. 24, 2016
Gold rebounded from a flawed short program and returned to the top of the podium.
Polina Edmunds Is The Star Of The Ladies’ Short At U.S. Figure Skating Championships
Chrös McDougall Jan. 22, 2016
Edmunds outshined her 2014 Olympic teammates Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner to end the first night on top.
Who To Watch At The U.S. Figure Skating Championships
Lynn Rutherford Jan. 19, 2016
The women’s and ice dance competitions are expected to come down to the wire.
Red, White & Trending: Nov. 27-Dec. 3
Jamie MacDonald Dec. 04, 2015
Team USA salutes a retiring legend, Evan Lysacek lands in a physics book, a hulking NFL star startles Simone Biles, Mikaela Shiffrin makes history, Abby Wambach has a cupcake of a day and more.
Ashley Wagner Outskates World Champ Tuktamysheva In Skate Canada Win
Brandon Penny Oct. 31, 2015
Maia and Alex Shibutani earned ice dance silver.