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Davis and White, Lysacek slated for SLC senior B

U.S. International Classic to be streamed live for icenetwork.com subscribers

Meryl Davis and Charlie White will begin their Olympic run in Salt Lake City.
Meryl Davis and Charlie White will begin their Olympic run in Salt Lake City. (Getty Images)

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By U.S. Figure Skating
(07/23/2013) - Reigning Olympic champion Evan Lysacek, five-time reigning U.S. champions and 2013 world ice dance champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White, 2013 U.S. champion Max Aaron and 2013 U.S. silver medalist Gracie Gold are among several American standouts who will compete at the 2013 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic, U.S. Figure Skating announced Tuesday.

The international senior competition, in its second year, will feature more than 70 athletes representing nearly 20 countries, and is scheduled for Sept. 11-15, in Salt Lake City.

Reigning U.S. pairs champions Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir, 2012 U.S. pairs champions Caydee Denney and John Coughlin and 2011 world dance bronze medalists Maia Shibutani and Alex Shibutani will also compete on behalf of Team USA.

For Lysacek, it will be his first time competing since winning Olympic gold.

The international field will include athletes from Canada, France, Germany, Israel, Chinese Taipei and more. International athletes will be confirmed at a later date.

Icenetwork.com will provide complete event coverage of the U.S. International Classic, as well as the 2013 U.S. Challenge Skate. Exclusive streaming video of all competition will be available to subscribers, while recaps, news, photos and results will be accessible to all users.

U.S. lineup for 2013 U.S. International Figure Skating Classic (subject to change)
Ladies: Samantha Cesario; Gold; Courtney Hicks; Agnes Zawadzki
Men's: Aaron; Stephen Carriere; Joshua Farris; Lysacek
Pairs: Castelli and Shnapir; Denney and Coughlin; Tarah Kayne and Daniel O'Shea; Felicia Zhang and Nate Bartholomay
Ice Dancing: Anastasia Cannuscio and Colin McManus; Davis and White; Lynn Kriengkrairut and Logan Giulietti-Schmitt; Shibutani and Shibutani