2015 Skate America

The 2015 Progressive Skate America was the first event of six in the 2015–16 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating, a senior-level international invitational competition series. It was held at the UW–Milwaukee Panther Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on October 23–25.[1] Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing. Skaters earned points toward qualifying for the 2015–16 Grand Prix Final.

2015 Skate America
Type:Grand Prix
Date:October 23 – 25
Season:2015–16
Location:Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Host:U.S. Figure Skating
Venue:UW–Milwaukee Panther Arena
Champions
Men's singles:
United States Max Aaron
Ladies' singles:
Russia Evgenia Medvedeva
Pair skating:
China Sui Wenjing / Han Cong
Ice dance:
United States Madison Chock / Evan Bates
Navigation
Previous:
2014 Skate America
Next:
2016 Skate America
Next GP:
2015 Skate Canada International

EntriesEdit

Country Men[2] Ladies[3] Pairs[4] Ice dancing[5]
  Australia Brendan Kerry
  Canada Alaine Chartrand Julianne Séguin / Charlie Bilodeau Piper Gilles / Paul Poirier
  China Yan Han Sui Wenjing / Han Cong
Wang Xuehan / Wang Lei
Wang Shiyue / Liu Xinyu
  France Florent Amodio
  Israel Alexei Bychenko
  Japan Takahito Mura
Shoma Uno
Haruka Imai
Satoko Miyahara
Miyu Nakashio
  Kazakhstan Denis Ten Elizabet Tursynbaeva
  South Korea Park So-youn
  Russia Konstantin Menshov
Adian Pitkeev
Yulia Lipnitskaya
Evgenia Medvedeva
Kristina Astakhova / Alexei Rogonov
Ksenia Stolbova / Fedor Klimov
Victoria Sinitsina / Nikita Katsalapov
Anna Yanovskaya / Sergey Mozgov
  Slovakia Nicole Rajičová
  Ukraine Alexandra Nazarova / Maxim Nikitin
  United States Max Aaron
Jason Brown
Ross Miner
Mariah Bell
Karen Chen
Gracie Gold
Tarah Kayne / Daniel O'Shea
Jessica Pfund / Joshua Santillan
Alexa Scimeca / Chris Knierim
Anastasia Cannuscio / Colin McManus
Madison Chock / Evan Bates
Kaitlin Hawayek / Jean-Luc Baker

Changes to preliminary assignmentsEdit

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Max Aaron   United States 258.95 1 86.67 2 172.28
2 Shoma Uno   Japan 257.43 4 80.78 1 176.65
3 Jason Brown   United States 238.47 8 78.64 3 159.83
4 Yan Han   China 236.03 2 86.53 5 149.50
5 Konstantin Menshov   Russia 230.79 3 86.15 6 144.64
6 Adian Pitkeev   Russia 230.75 5 79.90 4 150.85
7 Ross Miner   United States 215.11 7 78.96 8 136.15
8 Brendan Kerry   Australia 203.48 11 65.41 7 138.07
9 Denis Ten   Kazakhstan 201.52 6 79.02 11 122.50
10 Takahito Mura   Japan 200.83 10 71.66 9 129.17
11 Florent Amodio   France 197.45 9 71.96 10 125.49
12 Alexei Bychenko   Israel 171.83 12 50.68 12 121.15

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Evgenia Medvedeva   Russia 206.01 1 70.92 2 135.09
2 Gracie Gold   United States 202.80 2 65.39 1 137.41
3 Satoko Miyahara   Japan 188.07 3 65.12 3 122.95
4 Elizabet Tursynbaeva   Kazakhstan 178.56 7 59.26 4 119.30
5 Karen Chen   United States 172.54 4 62.28 6 110.26
6 Yulia Lipnitskaya   Russia 170.63 5 62.24 7 108.39
7 Nicole Rajičová   Slovakia 167.32 12 50.33 5 116.99
8 Mariah Bell   United States 160.94 11 52.73 8 108.21
9 Park So-youn   South Korea 159.66 10 53.78 9 105.88
10 Haruka Imai   Japan 158.65 9 56.52 10 102.13
11 Miyu Nakashio   Japan 153.29 8 57.01 11 96.28
12 Alaine Chartrand   Canada 148.20 6 59.40 12 88.80

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Sui Wenjing / Han Cong   China 202.00 2 68.28 1 133.72
2 Alexa Scimeca / Chris Knierim   United States 191.97 1 69.69 4 122.28
3 Julianne Séguin / Charlie Bilodeau   Canada 189.49 4 64.85 3 124.64
4 Ksenia Stolbova / Fedor Klimov   Russia 189.06 5 63.41 2 125.65
5 Wang Xuehan / Wang Lei   China 171.77 3 64.95 6 106.82
6 Tarah Kayne / Daniel O'Shea   United States 165.99 6 58.38 5 107.61
7 Kristina Astakhova / Alexei Rogonov   Russia 157.97 7 58.25 8 99.72
8 Jessica Pfund / Joshua Santillan   United States 151.40 8 50.20 7 101.20

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SD FD
1 Madison Chock / Evan Bates   United States 173.22 1 70.56 1 102.66
2 Victoria Sinitsina / Nikita Katsalapov   Russia 162.21 2 62.76 2 99.45
3 Piper Gilles / Paul Poirier   Canada 157.58 3 61.33 3 96.25
4 Kaitlin Hawayek / Jean-Luc Baker   United States 150.69 4 56.54 4 94.15
5 Anastasia Cannuscio / Colin McManus   United States 143.67 6 52.92 5 90.75
6 Anna Yanovskaya / Sergey Mozgov   Russia 140.92 5 53.35 6 87.57
7 Alexandra Nazarova / Maxim Nikitin   Ukraine 135.60 7 50.53 7 85.07
8 Wang Shiyue / Liu Xinyu   China 129.59 8 49.37 8 80.22

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Milwaukee to serve as host of 2015 Skate America". IceNetwork.com. 4 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Entry/Resultlist - Men". ISU. 15 June 2015.
  3. ^ "Entry/Resultlist - Ladies". ISU. 15 June 2015.
  4. ^ "Entry/Resultlist - Pairs". ISU. 15 June 2015.
  5. ^ "Entry/Resultlist - Ice Dance". ISU. 15 June 2015.
  6. ^ "ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2015/16 - Men" (PDF). August 21, 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-02. Retrieved 2015-08-24.
  7. ^ "ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2015/16 - Pairs" (PDF). August 21, 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-08-22. Retrieved 2015-08-24.
  8. ^ "ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2015/16 - Ladies" (PDF). August 21, 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-08-22. Retrieved 2015-08-24.
  9. ^ "ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating 2015/16 - Ice Dance" (PDF). August 26, 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-08-29. Retrieved 2015-08-30.
  10. ^ "ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating - Pairs" (PDF). ISU. October 21, 2015.
  11. ^ "Pfund and Santillan compete at 2015 Progressive Skate America". USFSA. October 21, 2015.

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