FORT WAYNE, Ind. (FORT WAYNE’S NBC) – The Fort Wayne Ice Skating Club sent two teams to the 2019 GEICO U.S. Figure Skating Championships held at Little Caesar’s Arena in Detroit, Michigan in January. Sasha Lunin and Faye Kropf won in the Intermediate Division, while Andy Deng and Hailey Sundstrom brought the Juvenile Division title home to the Fort.
Skating to Success
“Everything that we’ve committed to has paid off in that year. It’s a phenomenal result,” Lunin said.
“It’s not too crazy because we’ve been training hard with our coach, but it’s still a pretty big achievement for both of us,” Deng said.
The two teams will strive for the same result next year, as they move up a division.
(Photo credit: Fort Wayne Ice Skating Club)