Four Sheridan Ice Figure Skaters competed in the 2011 New Year Ice Breaker figure skating competition on Saturday, January 22 in Gillette taking home either 1st or 2nd place medals in every event they entered.
Kairstyn Holden (age 9) won 3 first place medals in Delta events.
Katelyn Kayser (age 11) won 2 first place medals and 2 second place medals in Freestyle 3 events.
Elizabeth Winnop (age 14) won 2 first place medals in Freestyle 2 events.
Jessie Pattison (age 17) won 3 first place medals in Freestyle 5 events.
Sheridan girls competed against 27 other skaters from Gillette, Casper and Rapid City, South Dakota.
This is the fourth year that the Figure Skating Club of Gillette has hosted this competition and Sheridan skaters have always been in the event. Gillette won the competition with Rapid City taking second place.
The next scheduled event for the Sheridan Ice Figure Skaters is Black Hills Gold Rush Figure Skating Competition in Rapid City, South Dakota on February 19th.
Photo – Sheridan Ice Figure Skaters with their 3rd place trophy from the 2011 New Year Ice Breaker figure skating competition. (left to right) Elizabeth Winnop, Kairstyn Holden, Catherine Winnop, Coach Emily Emond, Jessie Pattison and Katelyn Kayser.