*Two-time reigning U.S. junior champions (2012-'13)
*2012-13 World Junior bronze medalists
*2010 U.S. novice champions
2013 SEASON NOTESSD Music: "Down Home Blues" by Gene Harris Trio, "PEnnsylvania 6-5000" by Brian Setzer
Started skating together in May 2009.Aldridge started skating when she was 3 after her grandmother brought her to a skating rink ... Participated in the Basic Skills Program for two years.
Aldridge has an older brother, Keaton, who plays baseball at the University of Memphis ... Parents are Kirk and Janet ... Has a Toy Poodle named Shadow.
Eaton has a chocolate lab named Maggie ... Father, Dennis, does cost analysis for the US Army; used to work on the closeout crew for the space shuttle ... Mother, Annemarie, is a retired respiratory therapist ... Studying pre-medicine ... Received a donor cadaver bone for his left ankle after injuring it in April 2007 ... Has overcome three ankle surgeries ... Volunteers for the Bay Harbor Foundation in Northern, MI ... Supports the food bank in Petoskey, MI.
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IN OUR WORDS
If I wasn't a figure skater ... (Aldridge) I would pursue a career in golf.
I look up to ... (Aldridge) all of my coaches ... they all push and inspire me!
... (Eaton) Scott Hamilton.
I manage my pre-skate jitters by ... (Aldridge) by knowing how to keep the jitters in check. The jitters will always be there but what matters is how you deal with them.
After I'm done skating, I want to ... (Aldridge) just sleep.
... (Eaton) go into the medical field and become an ice dancing technical specialist.
My interests are ... (Eaton) playing Xbox, growing coral, saltwater fish, vinyl records.
Something most people don't know about me is ... (Aldridge) I was very close to becoming a hockey player but saw some outfits for an ice show and was sold on figure skating.
Off-ice conditioning: Ballet
Skating manuever: Twizzles
Olympic sports: Gymnastics and skiing
Snack: Clif Bars
Team: Detroit Tigers
Gloves or No Gloves
E-Reader or Book
Lift or Footwork
Theater or Rental
Homecooking or Restaurant
Treadmill or Trail
Short Dance or Free Dance
Pre-competition nap: No
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