Photo: Back rowl-r: Coach Mark Vasarhelyi, Terese Kolden, Annika Tweten, Gabby Tweten, Synneva Sortland, Karla Sherfy
Front l-r: Peyton Brunner, Reece Heery, Siri Tweten

Submitted by Chantel Schock Harr

GRAND FORKS, N.D. ( – The James River Figure Skating Club attending the 9th Annual Holiday Classic Figure Skating Competition in Grand Forks November 22-23, 2019. Ten skaters participated, competing against 10 different skating clubs. Results include:

l-r: Allie Hunt, Catherine Hunt, Peyton Brunner

Karla Sherfy –Excel Juvenile Free Skate 1st, Pre-Juvenile Compulsory Moves 4th, Pre-Juvenile Light Entertainment 2nd

Annika Tweten – Excel Juvenile Plus Free Skate 2nd, Open Juvenile Compulsory Moves 3rd, Intermediate/Teen Light Entertainment 2nd, Juvenile/Open Juvenile Spins 1st, Juvenile/Open Juvenile Jumps 4th

Terese Kolden – Excel Preliminary Free Skate 3rd, Excel Preliminary Compulsory Moves 4th, Preliminary Light Entertainment 6th

Gabby Tweten – Excel Intermediate Plus Free Skate 4th, Intermediate Compulsory Moves 1st, Intermediate Dramatic Entertainment 2nd, Intermediate Jumps 1st, Intermediate Spins 1st

Synneva Sortland –Excel Pre-Juvenile Free Skate 3rd, Excel Preliminary Compulsory Moves 1st, Preliminary Light Entertainment 4th

Reece Heery –Excel Beginner Free Skate 2nd, Excel Beginner Compulsory Moves 3rd, No Test Light Entertainment 2nd

Siri Tweten – Excel Beginner Free Skate 1st, Excel Beginner Compulsory Moves 1st

Catherine Hunt – Basic 6 Elements 3rd, Basic 6 Program 1st

Peyton Brunner – Basic 5 Elements 2nd, Basic 5 Program 2nd

Allie Hunt – Basic 1 Elements 1st, Basic 1 Program 1st.

The team is coached by Mark Vasarhelyi. The team’s next competition is at the Northern Star International Competition January 23-25 in East Grand Forks, MN