Stanley To Compete In National Championships
Newton Falls – Julianna Stanley of Newton Falls is flying out Sept 18-21 to compete in the US Figure Skating 2013 National Solo Dance Series Championship. The competition will be held in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Julianna has been ice skating for 6 years. She has only been ice dancing for the last two. The top six skaters from each of the three regions will compete. There are seven Ice dance levels to compete in. The 18 skaters will compete in the championships and medals will be given to the top four skaters. She ranked 4th in the Midwest Region for her patterns in the preliminary dance level. This is the first year for her to compete in the Solo Dance Event. She also competes in Freestyle figure skating. Julianna and her coach, Giselle Frantz, have worked really hard to get to the National Championships this year.