U.S. Figure Skating Announces World, Four Continents and World Junior Teams

(1/25/09) - U.S. Figure Skating has named its international selections for ladies, men's, pairs and ice dancing for the 2009 World Figure Skating Championships, 2009 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships and 2009 World Junior Figure Skating Championships.

Ladies

2009 World Championships
Alissa Czisny
Rachael Flatt

Alternate 1 Caroline Zhang
Alternate 2 Ashley Wagner
Alternate 3 Mirai Nagasu

2009 Four Continents Championships
Alissa Czisny
Rachael Flatt
Caroline Zhang

Alternate 1 Ashley Wagner
Alternate 2 - Mirai Nagasu
Alternate 3 Katrina Hacker

2009 World Junior Championships
Mirai Nagasu
Ashley Wagner
Caroline Zhang

Alternate 1 Katrina Hacker
Alternate 2 Alexe Gilles
Alternate 3 Brittney Rizo
Alternate 4 Angela Maxwell

Men's

2009 World Championships
Jeremy Abbott
Evan Lysacek
Brandon Mroz

Alternate 1 Johnny Weir
Alternate 2 Ryan Bradley
Alternate 3 Stephen Carriere

2009 Four Continents Championships
Jeremy Abbott
Brandon Mroz
Evan Lysacek

Alternate 1 Ryan Bradley
Alternate 2 Johnny Weir
Alternate 3 Curran Oi

2009 World Junior Championships
Curran Oi
Adam Rippon
Ross Miner

Alternate 1 Armin Mahbanoozadeh
Alternate 2 Alex Johnson
Alternate 3 Richard Dornbush

Pairs

2009 World Championships
Caydee Denney/Jeremy Barrett
Keauna McLaughlin/Rockne Brubaker

Alternate 1 Rena Inoue/John Baldwin
Alternate 2 Amanda Evora/Mark Ladwig
Alternate 3 Brooke Castile/Ben Okolski

2009 Four Continents Championships
Caydee Denney/Jeremy Barrett
Rena Inoue/John Baldwin
Keauna McLaughlin/Rockne Brubaker

Alternate 1 Amanda Evora/Mark Ladwig
Alternate 2 Brooke Castile/Ben Okolski
Alternate 3 Chloe Katz/Joseph Lynch

2009 World Junior Championships
Brynn Carman/Chris Knierim
Marissa Castelli/Simon Shnapir

Alternate 1 Molly Aaron/Daniyel Cohen
Alternate 2 Brittany Chase/Andrew Speroff
Alternate 3 Kloe Bautista/Galvani Hopson

Ice Dancing

2009 World Championships
Meryl Davis/Charlie White
Emily Samuelson/Evan Bates
Tanith Belbin/Ben Agosto

Alternate 1 Kimberly Navarro/Brent Bommentre
Alternate 2 Madison Hubbell/Keiffer Hubbell
Alternate 3 Jane Summersett/Todd Gilles
Alternate 4 Trina Pratt/Chris Obzansky

2009 Four Continents Championships
Meryl Davis/Charlie White
Kimberly Navarro/Brent Bommentre
Emily Samuelson/Evan Bates

Alternate 1 - Jane Summersett/Todd Gilles
Alternate 2 - Trina Pratt/Chris Obzansky
Alternate 3 Lynn Kriengkrairut/Logan Giulietti-Schmitt

2009 World Junior Championships
Madison Chock/Greg Zuerlein
Madison Hubbell/Keiffer Hubbell
Maia Shibutani/Alex Shibutani

Alternate 1 - Piper Gilles/Zachary Donohue
Alternate 2 Shannon Wingle/Timothy McKernan
Alternate 3 Isabella Cannuscio/Ian Lorello