U.S. Short Program Entries Announced For Olympic Team Event In Ladies And Ice Dance
SOCHI, RUSSIA – U.S. Figure Skating announced today that Ashley Wagner (ladies) and Meryl Davis and Charlie White (ice dance) will represent Team USA in the Olympic Team Event ladies short program and short dance. The team event short dance is set for 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 8. It will be followed by the team event ladies short program at 8:10 and the team event pairs free skate at 10:05 p.m.
Team event competition began Thursday at the Iceberg Skating Palace. Jeremy Abbott finished seventh (four points) and Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir fifth (six points). Team USA is one of three teams with 10 points heading into Saturday’s events.
Remaining team event entries will be announced as follows:
Free skate – pairs – 9:40 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 8
Free skate/dance – ladies, men, ice dance – 10 a.m., Sunday, Feb. 9