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CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

*2015 U.S. junior champion
*2014 U.S. novice pewter medalist
*2013 U.S. intermediate champion
*2012 U.S. juvenile champion
*2011 U.S. juvenile bronze medalist

2015-16 SEASON NOTES

SP Music: "The Age of the Cathedrals" by Bruno Pelletier
FS Music: Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" performed by various orchestras

IJS PERSONAL BESTS

International Competition:
SP - 57.94 (2014 Junior Grand Prix, Czech Republic)
FS - 124.63 (2014 Junior Grand Prix, Czech Republic)
Final Score - 182.57 (2014 Junior Grand Prix Czech Republic)

U.S. Qualifying Competition:
SP - 71.65 (2015 U.S. Championships, Junior)
FS - 149.63 (2015 U.S. Championships, Junior)
Final Score - 225.24 (2015 U.S. Championships, Junior)

SKATING NOTES

Began skating at age 5 ... Is coached by his parents, Artem Torgashev and Ilona Melnichenko.

PERSONAL NOTES

Has a younger sister, Deana, 8 ... Volunteers at local skating competitions ... Enjoys playing basketball, reading books, shooting, playing ping pong, boxing, watching movies and playing video games.

Season Notes

  • 2014-15 Season Notes

    SP Music: "Parisienne Walkways" by Clark & Jessen
    FS Music: "Concierto De Aranjuez" by Edvin Marton

    Costumes designed by Natella Abdulaeva

Competitive History

  • 2015 - World Junior Championships - 10th
  • 2015 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 1st
  • 2015 - Eastern Sectional, Junior - 1st
  • 2014 - Junior Grand Prix, Estonia - 5th
  • 2014 - Junior Grand Prix, Czech Republic - 4th
  • 2014 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 4th
  • 2014 - Eastern Sectional, Novice - 2nd
  • 2013 - U.S. Junior Championships, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2013 - Eastern Sectional, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2013 - South Atlantic Regional, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2012 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 1st
  • 2012 - South Atlantic Regional, Juvenile - 1st
  • 2011 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 3rd
  • 2011 - South Atlantic Regional, Juvenile - 1st