Local skaters earn trophy in Minneapolis
The Blue Mound Figure Skaters competed at Skate Parade in Minneapolis this past weekend in nearly 200 team and individual events against skaters from 18 other clubs. This year the home rink, SQSA Parade, took first place and the Blue Mound Figure Skaters, coached by Cathy Shearer, Sarah Nuffer, Sabrina Sowles, Katie Kopp, and Courtney DeBoer, came home with the second-place trophy.
Pictured are (front, from left) Marisa Thier, Breanna Richters, Kendall Buss, Rylee Kurtz, (Row 2) Brylee Zebe, Maranda Thier, Madi Jo Frankenhoff, Sydney Maciej, Moriah Flanagan, Hannah Henning, Mara Thier, (Row 3) Brielle Watters, Emma Schneekloth, Grace Schneekloth, Katharine Kelm, Augusta Papik, Morgan Ahrendt, Erika Egdorf, Jayden Zebe, (Row 4) Elisabeth Kelm, Haley Ruesch, Anna Boyd, Brooke Top, Madison Ruesch, Morgan Bain, Zayda Holmgren, Riley Severtson, Alyssa Nattress, (Row 5) Sophia Eisma, Bailey Weg, Alyssa Kienholz, Hannah Hofer, Anisa Vanden Bosch, Emma Baker, Makayla Huisman and Ashley Hohn. Not pictured are Ava Gansen, Kate Gansen, Brenna Henning, Brooke Nattress, Brooke Thompson, Liz Spiegelhoff, Alysha Wieneke and Addison Wieneke.