Stories tagged: Skate America
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 7:19 p.m.
Shibutanis cruise at Skate America for 2nd Grand Prix win
The Shib Sibs say they’re right on track for the Pyeongchang Olympics. First, a stop in Japan for a teaser showdown with the world’s best. American ice dancers Maia and …
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 7:05 p.m.
Satoko Miyahara wins Skate America; Tennell 3rd, Wagner injured
Japan’s Satoko Miyahara finally recaptured her top form following a lingering hip injury, winning at Skate America on Sunday to cement herself as an Olympic favorite.
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
Nathan Chen wins Skate America, Rippon 2nd with dislocated shoulder
American skater Nathan Chen locked up a spot in his second straight Grand Prix Final, winning the men’s competition at Skate America despite a disappointing free skate Saturday.
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:05 p.m.
Satoko Miyahara leads Skate America ladies after short program
Japan’s Satoko Miyahara topped the Skate America short program Saturday night, a promising sign for the 19-year-old Olympic hopeful following a hip injury this year.
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Bruno Massot, Aliona Savchenko overcome injury to win Skate America
Germany’s Bruno Massot and Aliona Savchenko overcame Massot’s back injury to win Skate America on Saturday, capping a week when Massot also overcame a major obstacle for competing at the …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
Skate America headed to Everett in 2018
Skate America is heading to Everett, Washington next year.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 10 p.m.
Digest: Rangers rally for 4-2 win over Capitals
Rookie Jimmy Vesey scored the tying and go-ahead goals 3 minutes apart in the second period to lead the visiting New York Rangers to a 4-2 victory over the Washington …
Sat., Oct. 24, 2015, 7:45 p.m.
Russia’s Evgenia Medvedeva wins Skate America
Russian world junior champion Evgenia Medvedeva won Skate America on Saturday, edging U.S. Olympian Gracie Gold in her first Grand Prix Series event.
Mon., Oct. 27, 2014
Serena erases doubts, routs Halep at WTA
Tennis: The lead-up to Sunday’s championship match at the WTA Finals suggested Serena Williams would face a major challenge to beat Simona Halep, but then, the No. 1- ranked player …
Sat., Oct. 25, 2014
Henley putts his way to lead at Sea Island
GOLF: Russell Henley one-putted 10 greens at Sea Island and tied his personal best on the PGA Tour with a 7-under 63 to take a one-shot lead Friday in the …
Mon., Oct. 21, 2013
Asada takes free skate title at Skate America
Figure skating: Japan’s Mao Asada beat American Ashley Wagner at Skate America in Detroit on Sunday. Asada, the leader going into the free skate, won despite a fall on her …
Mon., Oct. 22, 2012
Wagner takes home Skate America title
Figure skating: Ashley Wagner won the women’s title in Skate America on Sunday, teaming with Christina Gao for a 1-2 U.S. finish in Kent, Wash. Competing in her first Skate …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
Wagner overcomes pressure at Skate America
KENT, Wash. – Ashley Wagner knows there’s a lot of pressure on her to help return American women to the top of the international scene. But that wasn’t the pressure …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2012
Wagner takes on tough field at Skate America
KENT, Wash. – Any athlete who’s questioned whether that extra hour of practice or extra session in the weight room really makes a difference, meet Ashley Wagner. Three years ago, …