Name: Alexa Scimeca-Knierim
Sport: Figure Skating
Event(s): Pairs
Height: 5-2
Weight: 102
DOB: 6/10/1991
Birthplace: Addison, Ill.
Hometown: Addison, Ill.
College: College of DuPage '14, General Studies
Coach(es): Aljona Savchenko
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2018); Olympic medalist (1 bronze)
  • PyeongChang 2018, bronze (team), 15th (with Chris Knierim)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 – 10th (with Chris Knierim)
  • Years of participation: 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Top finish: 7th – 2015 (with Knierim)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017 Four Continents Championships, 6th (with Knierim)
  • 2016 Four Continents Championships, silver (with Knierim)
  • 2015 ISU Grand Prix Final, 7th (with Knierim)
  • 2015 Four Continents Championships, 5th (with Knierim)
  • 2014 Four Continents Championships, bronze (with Knierim)
Personal: Daughter of Tom and Tina...Has one sister, Alivia, and one brother, Derek...Began skating with pairs partner Chris Knierim in 2012...Married Knierim in June 2016...Enjoys fishing, archery, reading and spending time with her pets.