Competition Results – Willmar and St. Cloud Compete USA

On January 11 and January 25, 2020 skaters representing the Alexandria Figure Skating club competed in the first two legs of the Central Minnesota Compete USA Competition Series – The Lakes Area Classic in Willmar and Granite City Compete USA in St. Cloud.  Members participated in compulsory, free skate, spins and interpretive events working on skills from the most beginning levels (Snowplow Sam) to the first levels of the US Figure Skating test structure (Preliminary).

The Compete USA Competition Series consists of five competitions in west-central Minnesota and concludes on March 14th with the Battle of the Blades in Alexandria.  The goal of the series is to promote a fun, introductory, competitive experienced for the beginning skater.  Results are as follows:

Lakes Area Classic, Willmar, MN, January 11, 2020

  • Elsa Fosso, Basic 2 – Compulsories 1st, Free skate 1st
  • Kilee Arvidson, Basic 5 – Compulsories 2nd, Free Skate 3rd
  • Grace Gustafson, Basic 5 – Free Skate 4th
  • Quinncy Jennissen, Basic 6 – Compulsories 1st, Free Skate 1st
  • Paisley Olson, Basic 6 – Compulsories 2nd, Free Skate 2nd
  • Alivia Arvidson, Pre-Freeskate – Compulsories 1st, Free Skate 2nd
  • Emma Fosso, Pre-Freeskate – Compulsories 4th, Free Skate 1st
  • Julia Wehrman, Freeskate 1 – Free skate 3rd
  • Livia Jennissen, Excel Beginner – Compulsories 4th, Free Skate 3rd
  • Jaycie Coleman, Excel Preliminary – Compulsories 2nd, Spins 2nd, Interpretive 3rd
  • Isabella Tharp, Excel Preliminary – Compulsories 1st, Spins 1st, Free Skate 1st, Interpretive 1st

Granite City Compete USA, St. Cloud, MN, January 25, 2020

  • Elsa Fosso, Basic 2 – Compulsories 2nd, Free skate 2nd
  • Kilee Arvidson, Basic 5 – Compulsories 2nd, Free Skate 3rd
  • Grace Gustafson, Basic 5 – Free Skate 1st
  • Alivia Arvidson, Pre-Freeskate – Compulsories 1st, Free Skate 2nd
  • Emma Fosso, Pre-Freeskate – Compulsories 2nd, Free Skate 1st
  • Isabella Tharp, Excel Preliminary – Compulsories 1st, Spins 1st, Free Skate 1st, Interpretive 1st