Videos of Nica Digerness and Daniel Neudecker
*2017 U.S junior champions
2016-17 SEASON NOTES
SP Music: "Spartacus" by Aram Khachaturian
FS Music: "Liebestraum" by Franz Liszt
IJS PERSONAL BESTS
SP - 49.36 (2016 Junior Grand Prix, Russia)
FS - 82.44 (2016 Junior Grand Prix, Russia)
Final Score - 131.80 (2016 Junior Grand Prix, Russia)
U.S. Qualifying Competition
SP - 54.66 (2017 U.S. Championships, Junior)
FS - 98.69 (2017 U.S. Championships, Junior)
Final Score - 153.35 (2017 U.S. Championships, Junior)
CONNECT WITH US
Announced partnership in January 2015.
Digerness started skating at 10 years old ... Also competed as a singles skater through the intermediate level.
Neudecker started skating at age 5 after an ice rink opened close to his house ... Competed in singles skating through thte junior level and won the junior men's title at the 2014 U.S. Collegiate Figure Skating Championships.
Digerness volunteers at the humane society and nursing homes in Colorado Springs ... Is homeschooled ... Has a brother named Nico ... Family has three pet chinchillas named Chino, Chili and Pepper ... Loves animals and would like to be a zoologist ... Likes 21 Pilots and looks up to 2015 U.S. pairs champions and trainingmates Alexa Scimeca Knierim and Chris Knierim.
Neudecker graduated from Cheyenne Mountain High School in Colorado Springs ... Is currently pursuing a degree in communications and counseling from the University of Colorado - Colorado Springs (UCCS) ... Was named to the UCCS Dean's List during his Freshman year and to the UCCS President's List for 2015-16 ... Struggles with ADHD and works as an advocate for children with the condition.
- 2017 - World Junior Championships - 10th
- 2017 - U.S. Championships - 1st
- 2017 - Midwestern Sectional, Junior - 1st
- 2016 - Junior Grand Prix (Germany) - 13th
- 2016 - Junior Grand Prix (Russia) - 6th
- 2016 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 7th
- 2016 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Novice - 1st