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CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

*2015 U.S. bronze medalist
*2012 U.S. novice champion, '11 U.S. intermediate champion

2015-16 SEASON NOTES

SP Music: "Nessun Dorma" by Puccini
FS Music: Selections from Les Misérables by Claude-Michel Schönberg

IJS PERSONAL BESTS

International Competition
SP - 64.46 (2013 Junior Grand Prix, Slovakia)
FS - 117.63 (2015 Cup of China)
Final Score - 179.08 (2013 Junior Grand Prix, Slovakia)

U.S. Qualifying Competition
SP - 64.66 (2015 U.S. Championships)
FS - 135.13 (2015 U.S. Championships)
Final Score - 199.79 (2015 U.S. Championships)

CONNECT WITH ME

Instagram: karebearsk8
Official site

SKATING NOTES

Began skating at age 4 ... Previously coached by Sherri Krahne-Thomas ... Brother Jeffrey is an ice dancer.

PERSONAL NOTES

Supports the Always Dream Foundation, which was founded by 1992 Olympic champion Kristi Yamaguchi ... Recently started choreographing her own show numbers - "I enjoy trying new things and experimenting to find the perfect move/choreography." ... Finds painting, reading and listening to music therapeutic ... Paintings are featured prominently on her website gokarenchen.wordpress.com ... Is a fan of Totoro, a Japanese cartoon anime character.

Season Notes

  • 2014-15 Season Notes

    SP Music: "Requiem for a Tower" by Clint Mansell
    FS Music: "The Godfather Suite" by Carmine Coppola and Nino Rota

    Costumes designed by Lilya Dukler.
  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Esperanza" by Maxime Rodriguez
    FS Music: Selections from the Miss Saigon soundtrack by Claude-Michel Schonberg

  • 2012-13 Season Notes
    SP Music: Music from the The House of Flying Daggers soundtrack by Shigeru Umebayashi
    FS Music: "Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra" by Joshua Bell

    Costumes designed by her mom, Hsiu-Hui Tseng

  • 2011-12 Season Notes
    SP Music: "The Chairman's Waltz" by John Williams
    FS Music: Selections from The Godfather soundtrack by Nino Rota

Competitive History

  • 2016 - U.S. Championships - 8th
  • 2015 - Golden Spin of Zagreb - 3rd
  • 2015 - Cup of China - 5th
  • 2015 - Skate America - 5th
  • 2015 - U.S. International Classic - 4th
  • 2015 - World Junior Championships - 8th
  • 2015 - U.S. Championships - 3rd
  • 2015 - Pacific Coast Sectional - 1st
  • 2014 - Junior Grand Prix, Croatia - 2nd
  • 2014 - Junior Grand Prix, Czech Republic - 3rd
  • 2014 - World Junior Championships - 9th
  • 2014 - U.S. Championships, Junior - WD
  • 2013 - Junior Grand Prix (Slovakia) - 1st
  • 2013 - Junior Grand Prix (Latvia) - 3rd
  • 2013 - Gardena Spring Trophy, Novice - 1st
  • 2013 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 4th
  • 2013 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior - 2nd
  • 2012 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 1st
  • 2012 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Novice - 1st
  • 2012 - Central Pacific Regional, Novice - 1st
  • 2011 - U.S. Junior Championships, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2011 - Central Pacific Regional, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2010 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 4th
  • 2010 - Central Pacific Regional, Juvenile - 1st