Historic Moments at the 2023 U.S. National Championships
Skyliners Junior wins the gold after breaking the 200-point mark for their combined score (Credits - KrPhotogs Photography)
The 2023 U.S. National Championship recently concluded in Peoria, Illinois, and many teams made history in their organizations.
Here are some monumental moments from Peoria, Illinois last weekend:
- Haydenettes are joined by Miami University Senior for the World Team for the second straight season. The RedHawks also earned their season-best combined score of 223.63 to help give them that push for the World Team.
- Teams Elite made their Senior Nationals debut last weekend, which ended up in a podium finish. In their rookie year, Teams Elite kept up with numerous veterans, including a gold medal at the French Cup.
- Coming into first place was Skyliners Junior, who made history by winning the most National titles for any U.S. Junior team. With seven titles, they broke the tie between them and Chicago Jazz.
- Following Skyliners, Team Image was right behind, after earning their highest free program and total combined score this season.
- Teams Elite Junior continued their medal streak after placing fourth overall. The team has medaled every time at Nationals since their debut season in 2019.
- The next three teams that made the podium were all midwest teams, making this the second consecutive year of this occurrence.
- The pewter medal team, Trine University, won their first national medal in program history. This was also the first season that Trine has won a medal at sectionals earlier this year.
Results - TOP 3
U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships 2023
Peoria, Illinois (USA)
MAR 01, 2023 - MAR 04, 2023
|2||Miami University (USA)||223.63|
|2||Team Image (USA)||195.50|
|1||Hayden Select (USA)||200.10|
|1||Capital Ice Chips (USA)||85.31|
|2||Team Image Black (USA)||81.63|
|3||Teams Elite (USA)||79.60|
|1||Teams Elite (USA)||94.59|
|2||Ice Mates (USA)||92.51|
|3||Skyliners Black (USA)||91.88|
|1||Miami University (USA)||104.61|
|2||University of Michigan SST (USA)||92.61|
|3||Western Michigan University (USA)||91.43|