Name: Joseph Goodpaster 
Weight: 139
DOB: 8/21/1997
Birthplace: Battle Creek, Michigan
Hometown: Hershey, Pennsylvania
High School: 
Seton Home Study School (Front Royal, Virginia) ‘15
College: University of South Florida, mechanical engineering

Career Highlights:

  • 2016 Eastern Sectional Figure Skating Championship, 2nd (junior pairs)
  • 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, 2nd (novice pairs) 
  • 2015 USA Junior Grand Prix, 7th (pairs)  
  • 2015 Eastern Sectional Figure Skating Championship, 2nd (novice pairs)  
  • 2014 Eastern Sectional Figure Skating Championship, 7th (intermediate men) 

Son of Robert and Christine Goodpaster…Has six siblings, Benjamin, David, John, Maria, Michael and Rachel…Began skating at age 12, and skating with figure skating partner, Sarah Rose, in 2014…Grew up on a farm in Pennsylvania and raised sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits, and ducks…Hobbies include swimming, baking, and playing ping pong and tennis…Volunteers at Knights Helping Knights Food Pantry and teaches Learn to Skate classes with Rose.