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Kristen Santos had a handful of historic highlights

By Karen Price - Team USA | March 20, 2020, 11:33 a.m. (ET)

For short track speedskater Kristen Santos, the 2019-20 season started full of uncertainty and ended much the same way, but in between there was an awful lot of good.

The 25-year-old from Fairfield, Connecticut, overcame a back injury in the fall to notch some notable performances on the world cup circuit, but just when she was ready to take on the best of the best at the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships scheduled for March 13-15 in Seoul, South Korea, the event was cancelled amidst the coronavirus outbreak.

Looking back on the season, however, Santos is able to focus on the highlights, starting with her first individual world cup medal.


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