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July 2017
Grace Litzenberger is 11 years old and is from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.  She currently attends AACMS and is going into the 7th grade.  Grace has a sister Cora, a dog named Pistol Pete and her coach is Suzannah Nolt.  
She currently competes at Pre-Preliminary.  Grace’s favorite ice skating move is the Double Salchow.  Her ice skating goal is to land all her doubles by the time she is 18 years old and perform with Disney on Ice.  She is currently skating to Adele’s, “Rolling in the Deep”.  Her favorite figure skater is Ashley Wagner.  
Grace’s enjoys History and Reading and is currently reading “Seraphina”.  Besides Ice Skating, Grace enjoys Ballet, Swimming and volunteering with the firehouse auxiliary.  She loves pizza and watching the TV show is “Impractical Jokers”.    She is also into the 80’s classic movie, “Clash of the Titans”.  Grace’s favorite animal is the Dolphin.

June 2017

Bella Schweikert is 14 years old and from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.   In the fall she will be a freshman at Freedom High School.  Bella has a brother Zachary, and a yellow lab named Jax. Bella’s coach is Angela Roesch Davis. 

Bella’s skating level is Intermediate.   She is currently skating her long program to “The Theory of Everything” and her short program to “Arwen’s Vigil.”  Her favorite ice skating moves are the Cannonball and Twizzles.  The Cannonball helps her work on strength and the Twizzles, well-they look pretty.  Bella’s future skating goal is to land a Double Axel by September.  Her favorite skater is Nathan Chen.

In school, Bella enjoys and excels in Math.  When Bella is not on the ice she enjoys skiing, playing field hockey, running, and playing the piano.  Her favorite food is Fruity Pebbles. She enjoys watching the TV show “Grey’s Anatomy” and her favorite movie is “High School Musical”.  Her current book of choice is “Everything, Everything” and she has a big love for Elephants.   When Bella grows up she wants to go to Penn State and major in Physical Therapy. 

May 2017

Krysta Nichols is 14 years old and is from Nazareth, Pennsylvania. She currently attends Moravian Academy, and she is in the 8th grade. Krysta has a Basset Hound named Brandy and Betta fish.  

Her ice skating coach is Angela Davis. She also works with Connie Williams and Adam Swift. Krysta’s current freestyle level is Intermediate. She has earned a gold medal in Moves in the Field and is working towards two other gold medals in dance and freestyle.  Her current goals include landing double and triple axels.  

Krysta’s favorite subjects in school are math and science. Her favorite book is the Zookeeper’s Wife. In addition to ice skating, Krysta enjoys playing violin. She currently is a member of the Young People’s Philharmonic and has been playing with this orchestra for the past 4 years. Krysta has also been part of OLPH church music ministry for the past 8 years. She has been recognized at the State level for piano. Krysta enjoyed participating in cross country at Moravian Academy for the past three years, and she is looking forward to going to Moravian in the fall.

SKATER OF THE MONTH

April 2017

Sydney Meyer is 12 years old and is from Saucon Valley, Pennsylvania.   She currently attends AACMS and is in the 7th grade.  Sydney has a brother Jared and 2 pets Rexy and Tigress.  Sydney’s Coach is Adam Swift.
Her current Skating Level is No Test.  Sydney’s favorite ice skating moves are the Axel, Sit Spin, and the 5 Step Mohawk Sequence.  Her ice skating goal is to land a Triple Axel and her favorite skater is Jeremy Abbott.
Sydney’s favorite subject in school is Language Arts and she also enjoys playing the keyboard and singing.  Her favorite food is Steak and she loves the Harry Potter movies.  Sydney is currently reading the book “Peak” and her favorite animal is the wolf.  When​ Sydney grows up she wants to be an Olympian Skater.

March 2017

Katherine Connelly is 11 years old and is from Allentown, Pennsylvania.   She currently attends Arts Academy Charter Middle School and is in the 6th grade.  Katherine has a Boxer dog named Bridget and 3 cats, Vito, Luigi and Benny.  Katherine’s coaches are Natalya Ponomareva and Evgeniy Sviridov. 

Her current level of skating is Testing PreJuv FS and Novice MIF.  Katherine’s favorite ice skating move is Camel catch spin.  Her ice skating goal is Regional’s in 2017 then hoping to continuously improve. She is skating this year to Khatchaturian’s “Masquerade Waltz”.  Her favorite skater is Michelle Kwan.

Katherine’s favorite subject in school is Science.  Her favorite food is ice cream.  Katherine favorite book is “The Giver” and her favorite animal is a cat.  Katherine’s future goals are to go to College and major in Science.

February 2017

Claire Phillips is 11 years old and is from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.   She currently attends Saucon Valley Middle School and is in the 6th grade.  Claire has a brother Jim and two cats, Millie and Dasher.  Claire’s Coach is Val Nauroth.

She currently competes at No Test – Freeskate and has passed both Pre-Preliminary and Preliminary Moves in the Field.  Claire’s favorite ice skating moves are anything that involves “spinning”.  Her ice skating goal is to do some really cool combo spins.  She is currently skating to “The Sugar Fairy Remix”.  Her favorite skater is Meryl Davis. 

Claires’s favorite subject in school is Math.  She also enjoys the Art and Math club at her school.  Her favorite food is Ice Cream and her favorite TV show is “The Amazing Race”.  She also loves the movie “Inside Out” and “Freaky Friday”.  Claire enjoys the book “The School for Good and Evil” and her favorite animals are Cats and Pegasi.  When Claire grows up she wants to be an architect and adopt a pony.  

 

 

January 2017

Avery Glatts is 8 ½ years old and is from Coopersburg, Pennsylvania.   She currently attends Liberty Bell Elementary in the Southern Lehigh School District.  Avery has a sister Addyson, a German Shepherd, Row-Row and 3 Hermit Crabs, Hermie, Freddy and Roxy.  Avery’s primary coach is Suzannah Nolt and Test Coach is Angela Davis.  
She currently competes at Free Skate 5 and has passed both Pre-Preliminary and Preliminary Moves in the Field.  Avery’s favorite ice skating moves are Loop Jump, Camel Spin and Spread Eagle.  Her ice skating goal is to “Land her Axel” and perform in more competitions. She is skating this year to Taylor Swift and Christina Perri.  Her favorite skaters are Grace Moyer and Gracie Gold.
Avery’s favorite subject in school is Social Studies.  She also enjoys Skiing and flipping on her gymnastic bar at home.  Her favorite food is Steak and her favorite TV shows are Henry Danger and anything on YouTube.  She also loves the movie series “Twilight” by Stephanie Meyer, which inspired her to do a Showcase performance this year as a Vampire.  Avery enjoys the Judy Moody books and her favorite animal is the Sea Turtle.  When Avery grows up she wants to be an Ice Skating Coach. 

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May 2016 - Claudia Krautkremer

April 2016- Eli Urffer

March 2016 - Esther Urffer

February 2016- Sydney Oscavich

January 2016 - Reagan Mitcheltree

November 2015 - Kaitlyn Gable

SKATER OF THE MONTH NOVEMBER 2015 - KAITLYN GABLE!

June

Monica is 13 years old. Monica’s hometown is Catasauqua, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Arts Academy. Monica has a sister Morgan and three dogs, Daisy, Panda and Lilly.Monica’s coach is Angela Davis.

She is a USFS Preliminary Free and Intermediate Moves Skater. The Axel and her favorite spin is a sit spin. Her skating goal is to continue to advance to the next levels and complete all her double jumps. She is skating this year to Swing Swing Swing. Her favorite skaters are Sasha Cohen and Johnny Weir.

Monica’s favorite subject in school is Math. She also enjoy’s other activities such as Girl Scout, community service and Student Council. Monica’s favorite food is pizza and her favorite TV show is Once Upon a Time. Her favorite animals are Pandas and her favorite movie is Les Miserable. Monica’s favorite book is The Outsiders. Monica would like go to college and become a veterinarian.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

May

Morgan is 14 years old. Morgan’s hometown is Catasauqua, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Lehigh Valley Charter Arts High School. Morgan has a sister Monica and three dogs, Daisy, Panda and Lilly.

 

Morgan’s coach is Thomas Hickey. She is a USFS Preliminary Free and Intermediate Moves Skater. Her favorite jump is an Axel and her favorite spin is a camel spin. Her skating goal is to continue to advance to the next levels and complete all her double jumps. She is skating this year to Irish and Burlesque. Her favorite skater is Sasha Cohen.

 

Morgan’s favorite subject in school is English and Math. She also enjoys other activities such as Girl Scout, community service and Student Council. Morgan’s favorite food is tacos and her favorite TV show is Glee. Her favorite animals are dogs and her favorite movie is The Hunger Games. Morgan’s favorite book is The Notebook. Morgan would like to achieve NHS.

April

Olivia is 8 years old. Olivia’s hometown is Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Miller Heights School. Olivia has brother Ryan and a cat named Caramel. 

Olivia’s coach is Natalya Ponomareva. She is a USFS Freeskate 1 skater. Her favorite jump is a Toe Loop and her favorite spin is a scratch spin. Her skating goal is to continue to advance to the next levels. She is skating this year to We Found Love. Her favorite skater is Natalya Ponomareva better known as Natasha. 

Olivia’s favorite subject in school is Art Class. She also enjoy’s other activities such as horseback riding. Olivia’s favorite food is pancakes with sprinkles and her favorite TV show is My Little Pony. Her favorite animal is a horse and her favorite movie is Barbie and the Mermaid Tale part 2. Olivia’s favorite book is Selena Gomez Natural Star. Olivia would like own her own horse and become a vet.

March

Emily Elizabeth is 10 years old. Emily Elizabeth’s hometown is Walnutport, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Arts Academy Charter School. Emily Elizabeth has a brother Stephen and a dog named Jake.

 

Emily Elizabeth’s coach is Connie. She is a USFS skater. Her favorite jump is a flip. Her skating goal is to skate at Nationals. She is skating this year to Vivaldi- Spring. Her favorite skater is Sasha Cohen.

 

Emily Elizabeth’s favorite subject in school is Social Studies Class. She also enjoy’s other activities such as inline speed skating. Emily Elizabeth’s favorite food is strawberries and her favorite TV show is Tanked. Her favorite animal is a dog and her favorite movie is The Lorax. Emily Elizabeth’s favorite book is Ella Enchanted. Emily Elizabeth would like to continue to learn more skating skills and some day be a Forensic Anthropologist.

Marissa is 9 years old. Marissa’s hometown is Easton, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Tracey Elementary School. Marissa has a pet cat. 

Marissa’s coach is Connie Williams and Angela Roesch Davis. She is a USFS Free Skate 3 skater. Her favorite jump is a waltz jump and her favorite spin is a sit spin. Her skating goal is to skate for Disney on Ice. She is skating this year to Journey to the Past. Her favorite skater is Michelle Kwan. 

Marissa’s favorite subject in school is Science Class. She also enjoy’s other activities such as dance and girl scouts. Isabella’s favorite food is sushi and her favorite TV show is Victorious. Her favorite animal is a cat and her favorite movie is 13 going on 30. Marissa’s favorite book is Judy Moody and the not bummer summer. Marissa would like to continue to learn more skating skills and some day be in the Olympics.

 



Isabella is 9 years old. Isabella’s hometown is Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Miller Heights Elementary School. Isabella has brother, Zachary.

Isabella’s coach is Angela Roesch Davis. She is a USFS Free Skate 1 skater. Her favorite jump is a ½ Flip jump and a scratch spin. Her skating goal is to learn more jumps and spins. She is skating this year to Pop Music. Her favorite skater is Dorothy Hamill.

Isabella’s favorite subject in school is Cursive Class. She is also enjoy’s other activities such as cheerleading, gymnastics, lacrosse, art, swimming and singing. Isabella’s favorite food is popcorn chicken and her favorite TV show is Allen Surf Girls. Her favorite animal is a dog and her favorite movie is We Bought a Zoo. Isabella’s favorite book is Black Beauty. Isabella would like to continue to learn more skating skills and become a better skater.

 



Celia is 7 years old. Celia’s hometown is Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending St. Anne’s School. Celia has brother, Myles. 

Celia’s coach is Angela Roesch Davis. She is a USFS Free Skate 2 skater. Her favorite jump is a ½ Flip jump and a scratch spin. Her skating goal is skate in an ice show. She is skating this year to Make It Shine. Her favorite skater is Kristi Yamaguchi. 

Celia’s favorite subject in school is Technology Class. She is also enjoy’s other activities such as swimming. Celia’s favorite food is hot dogs and her favorite TV show is I Carly and Victorious. Her favorite animal is a bunny and her favorite movie is Judy Moody and the not so bummer summer. Celia’s favorite book is Junie B Jones. Celia would like to continue to learn more skating skills and become a skating teacher.

 



Julia is 15 years old. Julia’s hometown is Center Valley, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Lehigh High Valley Charter Arts High School. Julia has sister, Valerie and a dog named Zoe. 

Julia’s coach is Connie Williams. She is a USFS Preliminary skater. Her favorite jump is a Flip jump. Her skating goal is to perform for Disney on Ice. She is skating this year to Love Story. Her favorite skater is Ashley Wagner. 

Julia’s favorite subject in school is English. She is also very busy with other activities such as reading, writing, playing with her dog and jumping on the trampoline at home. Julia’s favorite food is sesame tofu and her favorite TV show is Modern Family. Her favorite animal is a cow and her favorite movie is Little Miss Sunshine. Julia would like to go to college in New York.

 



Chanel is 15 years old. Chanel’s hometown is Honlock Creek, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Pennsylvania Cyber School. Chanel has 3 dogs and a Chinchilla. 

Chanel’s coach is Val Nauroth. She is a USFS Intermediate skater. Her favorite jump is a Double Flip jump. Her skating goal is to qualify for Nationals. She is skating this year to Journey and Arabian music. Her favorite skater is Adam Rippon.

Chanel’s favorite subject in school is Science and Math. She is also very busy with other activities such as dance and skating of course. Chanel’s favorite foods are raspberries and cupcakes. Her favorite TV shows are Jane by Design, Ghost Hunters and Untold Stories of the E.R. Her favorite animal is a Black Bear. Her favorite movies are Ice Castles, Horror and Sci-Fi Movies. Chanel would like to go to School to be an ER Nurse and would also like a skating career.

Terry is one of our adult skaters and has been a member of Penguin FSC for many years. Terry’s hometown is Hellertown, Pennsylvania and she currently works for Neighbors Home and Garden in Hellertown, PA. Terry has 3 children and 2 grandchildren.

Terry’s coaches are Suzannah Nolt and Evgeniy Sviridov. She is a USFS Adult Bronze Single and Adult Bronze Pair Skater. Her favorite jump is a loop jump. Her skating goal is to pass her silver moves. She is skating this year to theme from Rain Man. Her favorite skater is Michael Weis.

Terry’s is also very busy with other activities such as bowling, tennis, biking and traveling. Terry’s favorite TV show is Once Upon A Time. Her favorite animals are Yorkshire Terriers and her favorite book is the Bible.

 

Caitlin is 7 years old. Caitlin’s hometown is Allentown, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Wescosville Elementary School. Caitlin has dog named Amber. 



Caitlin’s coach is Adam Swift. She is a USFS Basic 8 skater. Her favorite jump is a Salchow jump. Her skating goal is to get a gold medal to her new freestyle musical program. She is skating this year to Pop Music. Her favorite skater is Dorothy Hamill. 



Caitlin’s favorite subject in school is music. She is also very busy with other activities such as gymnastics, choir, girl scouts and reading. Caitlin’s favorite foods are ice cream and pizza. Her favorite TV shows are Martha Speaks and Curious George. Her favorite animals are cats and dogs. Her favorite movie is the Dogs and Cats. Caitlin hopes one day she will also get a 1st place medal in a gymnastics competition.

 



Elizabeth is 9 years old. Elizabeth’s hometown is Northampton, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Lehigh Elementary School. Elizabeth has a brother Andrew and a pet frog named Mia.

 

Elizabeth’s coach is Adam Swift. She is a USFS Preliminary skater. Her favorite spin is a flying camel spin and her favorite jump is a flip jump and Axel. Her skating goals are to land her double jumps. She is skating this year to an American in Paris. Her favorite skater is Evan Lysacek, Meryl Davis and Charlie White.

 

Elizabeth’s favorite subject in school is writing. She is also very busy with other activities such as playing the flute and enjoying time with friends and family. Elizabeth’s favorite food is strawberry cheesecake and her favorite TV show is Dancing with the Stars and Good Luck Charlie. Her favorite animals are dolphins and her favorite movie is the Dolphin Tales.

 

Emily is 11 years old. Her hometown is Allentown, Pennsylvania and she is currently attending Springhouse Middle School. Emily has a brother Andrew. 

 

Emily’s coaches are Angela Davis and Val Nauroth. She is a USFS skater. Her favorite spin is a flying camel spin. Her skating goal is to land her Axel. She is skating this year to Firework the electric violin cover. Her favorite skater is Sasha Cohen.

 

Emily’s favorite subject in school is writing. She is also very busy with other activities such as dance and enjoying time with friends and family. Emily’s favorite food is pasta and her favorite TV show is Modern Family. Her favorite animals are dogs and her favorite movie is the Blind Side. One day Emily would like to be in the Olympics for Figure Skating.

 

Jessica is 11 years old. She attends Southern Lehigh Intermediate School.

Her hometown is Center Valley, Pennsylvania. She has a brother Nicholas and a dog named Bella.

 

Jessica’s coach is Natasha. She is a USFS Level 2 skater. Her favorite spin is a scratch spin and her favorite jump is a Waltz Jump. Her favorite skater is Michelle Kwan.

 

Jessica’s favorite subject in school is writing. When she is not skating she enjoys other activities such as swimming, dancing, bike riding and horseback riding. Her favorite food is pizza, TV show is Victorious, animal is a Zebra, and her favorite author is Lauren Myracle.