Sarah Massey

Roller Sports

Sarah Massey

Team USA Years:   2013

 

Hometown:  Berea OH 

 

Current residence:  247 Clark Street, Berea OH 

 

Personal website/journal/web log (blog) address:facebook/Sarah Massey

 

Education:  10th grade sophomore

 

High school attended: Attending Berea/Midpark High School

 

Year of graduation: 2016

 

Location of high school: Berea OH

 

Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years):

Football cheerleader three years/ competitive cheer one year

 

Career goals: A career in Dance...I've danced since I was 2 1/2 yrs old

Ballet is my main focus, but I do jazz and lyric and acro as well

 

Current skating club: Country Skateland in oberlin, OH

 

Coaches name: I am coached by my mother, Brenda Massey, and my two sisters, 

Amanda Maddock, and Chanda Florentine. 

 

When did you begin skating: I walked at 10 months at Nationals

in Syracuse NY with my sisters, and that's when I got my first plastic 

skates.My first contest was at Brookpark Skateland two weeks after I 

turned four, and I made it to nationals that year in Juvenile A skating to Firebird (that was a year with no primary)

My mom put me in for fun, and out of 6 girls, I got 2nd at Great Lakes

Regionals!  I was four at Nationals and I've been dedicated ever since!

 

Are you sponsored and if so, by whom: Not yet

 

Future goals you hope to obtain as a skater: My goal is to represent USA

proud, and like all of us, I'd love to someday bring home the gold

for our country!  I also enjoy all the children at our rink, and hope to

try and help our sport become as popular as it once was by helping coach, 

choreograph, and recruit dedicated skaters!

 

Team USA Sport Accomplishments: 2005 3rd in Primary girls singles,/

2006 4th in Juv A pairs / Buckeye Precision 1st/ 2007 2nd Primary girls

singles, /4th primary girls figures/ 2nd in elem a creative/ 

2nd precision/  2008 1st place elem a creative/ 1st elem b pairs/1st place

precision/ 2009 1st place elem a creative/ 3rd place sophomore A pairs,

3rd place precision team/ 2010 1st in elem a creative,/ 3rd elem a girls

singles, 1st in precision/ 2011 3rd in elem a singles, 3rd in inter-

national solo free dance, 5th in jr world ladies singles/ 1st precision/

2012 3rd freshman a girls singles, 3rd internation solo free dance, 5th in

jr world class ladies, 1st precision junior, 2nd in show precision/ 2013 

1st in freshman a ladies singles, 1st internation solo free dance, 2nd jr.

world class ladies singles, 1st in show precision small, 1st junior 

precision.  

 

Pan American Games: never went yet 

Awards, honors and statistics received in roller sports: 

 

Other awards and/or honors received outside of roller sports: Presidential

education awards both in elementary school for better than 3.5, and

again in junior high (middle school) presedential education awards, 

always on principals roll for report card..finished freshman year in

high school honors classes with a cumulative 4.3 grade point average.

 

Other sports you currently participate in: cheerleading, but I'm taking

a break due to worlds

 

Who is your favorite sports figure:  Tanja Romano...obviously!

 

Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why:

My mother...because she always inspires me to be the best I can be in 

everything I do...She always says that as long as I do MY best, then 

that's all anyone can ask.  She makes me believe that anything is 

possible...as long as you believe in yourself.

 

List your hobbies: Skating, dancing and cheerleading.

What music do you listen to during training or competition?  Everything

from classical, to new age and always the top 20!! 

What makes you a unique and special person: I am a perfectionist in 

everything I do...school, dance and most of all, my skating is my 

number one passion which is unique in itself!  I study skating constantly..

always looking for something new and different in skating, as well as

looking back at some of our best skaters in the last 20 years, too!  

I'm always learning! 

 

 

Favorite food before a competition:  Subway

Favorite movie: Scream series

Favorite place to shop: Forever 21

Most prized possession: My edea skates and Flys! 

If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be:

Anything else you would like us to know about you:

Family Information: 

Father’s name: Everett Massey 

Father’s occupation: Retired computer programmer 

Mother’s name: Brenda Massey 

Mother’s occupation: Skating coach and freelance writer 

Brothers: Everett Massey II 

Sisters: Amanda Maddock, chanda Florentine, Melissa Kuhn,

         Christine Massey

My neices and nephews: Hailey Kuhn, Maddy Kuhn, Tyler Holsclaw, 

Kaitlyn Holsclaw, Caden Maddock

WE ALL SKATE TOGETHER!!

 

Family Members Who Have Competed or Are Competing in Amateur or Professional Athletics:

: My sisters, Amanda Maddock (Brain) chanda florentine (Brain)

and Melissa Kuhn (Brain) competed for years

I have done dance competitions for years, but now I concentrate on ballet and jazz and attend the Ohio Dance Theater in their

Dance company training for professional dancing.  I am taking a hiatus while preparing for the world championships now!