Skaters

 photo Maeve_240x359_zpsp84knffh.jpg NAME: Maeve Pascoe
HOMETOWN: East Lansing, MI
YEAR: Junior
MAJOR: Neuroscience
MINOR: Science, Technology, and Society
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Senior
DANCE LEVEL: Gold
BIO: Maeve is also a member of UMSST, PALMA - tutoring for elementary school children, The Neuroscience Student Association, and does clinical research at the Sleep Disorders Center at the UM Health System. Her favorite skating memories are from competing at the US National Championships in the Ice Dance division and from competing for the University of Michigan with UMSST and UMFSC!








 photo Kelly_240x359_zps5zrn93uu.jpg NAME: Kelly Wilton
HOMETOWN: Novi, MI
YEAR: Senior
MAJOR: Psychology
Minor: Linguistics
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Juvenile
DANCE LEVEL: Preliminary
BIO: This will be Kelly's 4th year on the skating team here at Michigan. She is also a member of the UM Aphasia Program Volunteer, Love Your Melon Crew and Pre-Speech and Hearing Club. She’s currently applying to graduate school for Speech-Language Pathology. Her favorite skating memory is going to Nationals the past 2 years in California and Delaware and getting to spend quality time with the team.








 photo Allyson_1_240x359_zpsdmhyws4r.jpg NAME: Allyson Williams
HOMETOWN: Kalamazoo, MI
YEAR: 1st year Masters
MAJOR: Biomedical Engineering
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Senior
DANCE LEVEL: Silver
BIO: This will be Allyson's 4th year skating on the team and she is thrilled to have been able to continue skating while pursuing her Master's Degree. During undergrad, Allyson was also involved in the Women's Glee Club on campus. She is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Biomedical Engineering with a concentration in Biomechanics. Allyson's favorite jump is the double lutz and her favorite program is her long program (even though it's REALLY long). Her favorite skating memory was traveling to the Intercollegiate Nationals in Delaware last year with the team.







 photo Addy_headshot_1_240x359_zpsrz61auxv.jpg NAME: Addy Aguilera
HOMETOWN: Glenale, AZ
YEAR: Senior
MAJOR: Psychology and Commmunications
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Intermediate
DANCE LEVEL: Pre-Gold
BIO: Addy is from Arizona and has never been to the Grand Canyon. She's a big fan of dogs, college football, and David Fincher movies. She's been skating since she was 4 years old and this will be her fourth year as a member of Michigan's Skating Club. Her favorite memory from intercollegiate skating was going to Nationals with the team in California in 2015.









 photo Katia_240x359_zps5dtf0iwx.jpg NAME: Katia Shpilband
HOMETOWN: Ann Arbor, MI
YEAR: Junior
MAJOR: Nursing
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Senior
BIO: Katia’s career goal is Nurse Anesthesia, CRNA. Her favorite jump is a lutz and her favorite spin in a layback












 photo Alison_1_240x359_zpsvofdi5k0.jpg NAME: Alison Panek
HOMETOWN:Canton, MI
YEAR: Sophomore
MAJOR: Mechanical Engineering
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Pre-Juvenile
DANCE LEVEL: Gold
BIO: Alison is a coach of Allegro Beginner 3 Synchro, and a member of MHeal's Blucircle team. Her favorite skating memory is competing synchro in Austria for Team USA. She's been skating for about 11 years and she loves ice dance.










 photo Sonya_1_240x359_zpstr16afeq.jpg NAME: Sonya Konzen
HOMETOWN: Eau Claire, WI
YEAR: Freshman
MAJOR: Biomolecular Science
FREESKATE LEVEL: Senior
BIO: Sonja is also a member of the University of Michigan Synchronized Skating Team and American Medical Student Association.












 photo 12933059_1714364148778980_2283468483056311318_n_zps7vm0cn6o.jpg NAME: Ashton Strother
YEAR: Junior
MAJOR: Neuroscience

















 photo 15267593_1809030035979057_3543699817719745063_n_240x359_zpsmcniuvtc.jpg NAME: Lilia Zhu
HOMETOWN: Bedford, MA
YEAR: Freshman
MAJOR: Economics
FREESKATE LEVEL: Senior
BIO: Lilia is also a member of UMSST and Central Student Government. Her favorite skating memory is taking the PSATs then competing a clean program at regionals all in the same day.












 photo 12495049_1714365232112205_6741197094105434227_n_zps5p6svmab.jpg NAME: Margaux Guysinger
YEAR: Senior
MAJOR: Movement Science
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Senior
BIO: Margaux's favorite element is a deathdrop. Her favorite skating moment was when she skated to "Believe" in the snow for the opening ceremony for the rink at Wrigley Field.












 photo Alex_1_1_240x359_zpsto6h8bd5.jpg NAME: Alexander Martin
HOMETOWN: Highland, MI
YEAR: Junior
MAJOR: Electrical Engineering
FREESKATE LEVEL: Novice
DANCE LEVEL: Gold
BIO: Alex is also a member of the University of Michigan Men's Glee Club and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. His favorite memory was competing his Junior FD to an Adele Medley during the 2016 season with partner Aya Takai. Fun fact is that he’s competing free skate for the team after being an ice dancer for 7 years.









 photo Molly_240x359_zpsj1r2bryz.jpg NAME: Molly Foulkes
HOMETOWN: Sleepy Hollow, IL
YEAR: Freshman
MAJORS: Political Science and Arabic
BIO: Molly is also a member of CSG Student Health and Safety Commission













 photo 15267755_1809030205979040_751857510961005828_n-1_240x359_zpskpx2ypro.jpg NAME: Medha Krishen
HOMETOWN: Fort Gratiot, MI
YEAR: Freshman
MAJORS: Economics and International Studies
FREESKATE LEVEL: Intermediate
DANCE LEVEL: Gold
BIO: Medha is also a member of the Society of Women in Economics.













 photo rachel_1_240x359_zpsrrexyjes.jpg NAME: Rachel Eisner
HOMETONW: Dobbs Ferry, NY
YEAR: Freshman
MAJOR: Psychology
MINOR: Spanish
FREESKATE LEVEL: Preliminary
DANCE LEVEL: Silver
BIO: Rachel is a member of Habitat for Humanity and Oy at Hillel.












 photo Eleanor_240x359_zpszbpw5ky1.jpg NAME: Eleanor Coyle
HOMETOWN: Lafayette, IN
YEAR: Grad Student
MAJOR: Materials Science and Engineering
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Pre-Juvenile
DANCE LEVEL: Bronze
BIO: Eleanor is a member of open Adult Hockettes












 photo Kat_240x359_zpsrkuphtxf.jpg NAME: Kat Powers
HOMETOWN: Farmington Hills, MI
YEAR: Junior
MAJOR: Nursing
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Pre-Juvenile
BIO: Kat created her own club on campus called Love Around Me and they work to make fleece blankets to be donated to the kids all over Mott Children's Hospital. She loves doing this and being surrounded by kids because she knows after graduating she wants to work in Pediatric Nursing. Kat is also a member of Love Your Melon and the Student Nurses Association. Her favorite skating elements are spins.











 photo Sydney_240x359_zpspw2mga7b.jpg NAME: Sydney Grant
HOMETOWN: Mamaroneck, NY
YEAR: Freshman
MAJOR: Sport Management
FREESKATE LEVEL: Novice
BIO: Sydney is on the Hillel Ice Hockey team and in a sorority.












 photo Tessa_240x359_zpszmvxfmut.jpg NAME: Tessa Senders
HOMETOWN: Reading, MA
YEAR: Freshman
MAJOR: Statistics
MINOR: Computer Sciecne
FREESKATE LEVEL: Pre-Juvenile
BIO: Tessa is also a member of the Children's Committee for Circle K . Her favorite memory is skating in her hometown skating club’s Ice Spectacular every year and performing her high school Senior solo last year was after having performed in the shows since she was in elementary school.











 photo c809a803-c6fb-4675-bae9-2c37500bccad_zpse03f6lid.jpg NAME: Maya Ben-Efraim
HOMETOWN: Palo Alto, CA
YEAR: Sophomore
MAJOR: Biomedical Engineering
FREESTYLE LEVEL: Preliminary
BIO: Maya loves to travel and is a huge foodie. She's a member of M-HEAL's Maternal Health Team and Delta Gamma. She can do cartwheels on ice, and when she's feeling good she does them one handed.












 photo 15095056_1412541695440249_5663396574900305217_n_240x359_1_240x359_zpse5q0iphc.jpg NAME: Sophie Cucci
HOMETOWN: Kalamazoo, MI
YEAR: Freshman
MAJOR: Undecided
FREESKATE LEVEL: Senior
DANCE LEVEL: Gold/International
BIO: Sophie is also a member of the U of M Synchronized Skating Team, Student Ambassadors, and Greek Life. Her favorite skating memory was representing the United States of America at the 2016 French Cup in Rouen, France, with the Dearborn Crystallettes.