The Nor’Easters Synchronized Skating Teams earned top 10 finishes at the recent Eastern Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships in Hershey, Penn. The Open Juvenile team (ages 12 to 18) earned eighth place in the championship final, following a second place finish in the qualifying round, while the Open Adult team (ages 25 to 61) was 10th in the championship, following a third place finish in qualification. The Nor’Easters are Maine’s only synchronized skating team and represent the North Atlantic Figure Skating Club of Falmouth.
Front row (left to right): Meghan O’Brien, Elizabeth Stewart (Falmouth), Erin Holmes (Cumberland), Chelsea Ferk, Ava Demer (Falmouth), Kathy Cain, Haley Rice (Scarborough), Heidi Coffin (Brunswick).
Back row: Lori Johnson (Portland), Leah Israel (Cape Elizabeth), Carrie McCormick (Freeport), Cecilia Kusturin, Susan Black, Sophie Lawsure (Scarborough), Sarah Lawsure (Scarborough), Susan Greenwood, Mira D’Amato (Portland), Caroline Paras (Portland), Elanor West (Falmouth), Caroline Samaras (Falmouth), Sue Gagne, Beth Houghton.