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CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

*2016 U.S. novice champion
*2014 U.S. novice silver medalist

2017-18 SEASON NOTES

SP Music: "Take Five" and "Unsquare Dance" by Dave Brubeck
FS Music: "Spartacus" by Dave Brubeck

IJS PERSONAL BESTS

International Competition
SP - 59.72 (2016 Junior Grand Prix, Russia)
FS - 117.49 (2016 Junior Grand Prix, Russia)
Final Score - 177.21 (2016 Junior Grand Prix, Russia)

U.S. Qualifying Competition
SP - 66.84 (2017 Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior)
FS - 126.04 (2017 Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior)
Final Score - 192.88 (2017 Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior)

CONNECT WITH ME

Instagram: eric.sjo

SKATING NOTES

Started skating at age 4: "I told my mom I wanted to play 'golf on ice' and she finally realized I meant hockey." ... Played hockey for two years before switching to figure skating ... Previously coached by Tiffany Scott (2006-13).

PERSONAL NOTES

Is currently a student at Capistrano Connections Academy ... Has been named to the Honor Roll from 2012-16) ... Is a junior board member of the Los Angeles Figure Skating Club and volunteers at club events ... Parents are Leonard, who works in electronic manufacturing, and Sanrda, a university professor ... Has a Bichon Frise named Fuzzy and a can named Pixel who was adopted from Seal Beach Animal Care Shelter ... Enjoys making computer graphics, cooking, baking, dancing and spending time with his cat.

Season Notes

  • 2016-17 SEASON NOTES
    SP Music: "Trio Elegiaque" by Rachmaninoff
    FS Music: "Poeta Medley" by Vincente Amigo
  • 2015-16 Season Notes

    SP Music: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy medley
    FS Music: "Midnight on the Cliffs" by Leonard Pennario

Competitive History

  • 2017 - Junior Grand Prix (Australia) - 8th
  • 2017 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 4th
  • 2017 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior - 1st
  • 2016 - Junior Grand Prix (Russia) - 7th
  • 2016 - Gardena Spring Trophy, Junior - 3rd
  • 2016 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 1st
  • 2016 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Novice - 1st
  • 2016 - Southwest Pacific Regional, Novice - 1st
  • 2015 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 11th
  • 2015 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Novice - 2nd
  • 2015 - Southwest Pacific Regional, Novice - 1st
  • 2014 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 2nd
  • 2014 - Eastern Sectional, Novice - 3rd
  • 2013 - U.S. Championships, Intermediate - 4th
  • 2013 - Eastern Sectional, Intermediate - 2nd
  • 2013 - South Atlantic Regional, Intermediate - 2nd
  • 2012 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 4th
  • 2012 - South Atlantic Regional, Juvenile - 2nd
  • 2011 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 11th
  • 2011 - South Atlantic Regional, Juvenile - 4th