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
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:
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,
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!