Senior Team Finishes Ninth at French Cup

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Feb. 4, 2017

ROUEN, France – The Miami University senior synchronized skating team closed out competition at the 2017 French Cup on Saturday with their free skate program, earning a score of 90.80.

When added to their short program score from Friday, the RedHawks had earned a total combined mark of 138.80, placing them in ninth out of 13 total teams in the senior division.

All three MU teams will be in action next weekend. The junior team will perform at the Miami hockey game against Denver on Friday, while the collegiate team will skate at hockey on Saturday. On Sunday, each team willl be performing their routines in a Nationals Send-Off Exhibition on the main rink at the Goggin Ice Center, from 1-1:45 p.m. Each team will then make its way to Rockford, Ill., to compete at the U.S. National Championships from Thursday, Feb. 23 to Saturday, Feb. 25.

Short Program (Friday) - Senior Division
1. Paradise (RUS) - 72.68
2. Team Unique (FIN) - 69.04
3. Rockettes (FIN) - 67.70
4. Nexxice (CAN) - 62.96
5. Crystallettes (USA) - 58.86
6. Revolutions (FIN) - 53.96
7. Les Zoulous (FRA) - 49.20
8. Miami University (USA) - 48.00
9. Team Boomerang (SWE) - 47.12
10. Jingu Ice Messengers (JPN) - 42.70
11. Cool Dream Seniors (CAN) - 38.86
12. Skating Graces (GER) - 33.98
13. Team Ice United (NED) - 27.36

Free Skate (Saturday) - Senior Division
1. Rockettes (FIN) - 129.28
2. Paradise (RUS) - 126.48
3. Team Unique (FIN) - 124.72
4. Nexxice (CAN) - 120.76
5. Crystallettes (USA) - 107.40
6. Revolutions (FIN) - 101.86
7. Les Zoulous (FRA) - 93.48
8. Team Boomerang (SWE) - 92.08
9. Miami University (USA) - 90.80
10. Jingu Ice Messengers (JPN) - 85.82
T-11. Cool Dream Seniors (CAN) - 62.34
T-11. Skating Graces (GER) - 62.34
13. Team Ice United (NED) - 57.68

Combined Score - Senior Division
1. Paradise (RUS) - 199.16
2. Rockettes (FIN) - 196.68
3. Team Unique (FIN) - 193.76
4. Nexxice (CAN) - 183.72
5. Crystallettes (USA) - 166.26
6. Revolutions (FIN) - 155.82
7. Les Zoulous (FRA) - 142.68
8. Team Boomerang (SWE) - 139.20
9. Miami University (USA) - 138.80
10. Jingu Ice Messengers (JPN) - 128.52
11. Cool Dream Seniors (CAN) - 101.30
12. Skating Graces (GER) - 96.32
13. Team Ice United (NED) - 85.04