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CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

*2014 U.S. junior silver medalists
*2012-13 U.S. junior bronze medalists

2013-14 SEASON NOTES

SD Music: "Bublitchki" and "Chiribim Chiribom" by The Barry Sisters
FD Music: "Discombobulate" by Hans Zimmer, "The Godfather Waltz"by Nino Rota

Costume designer: Del Armour

IJS PERSONAL BESTS

International Competition
SD - 55.14 (2013 Junior Grand Prix Final)
FD - 80.75 (2013 Junior Grand Prix Final)
Final Score - 135.89 (2013 Junior Grand Prix Final)

U.S. Qualifying Competition
SD - 63.67 (2013 U.S. Championships, Junior)
FD - 85.58 (2013 Championships, Junior)
Final Score - 149.25 (2013 U.S. Championships, Junior)

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SKATING NOTES

Began partnership in December 2006.

McNamara began skating at age 3 because her mother would take her to the rink so she could skate ... Participated in the Basic Skills Program ... At age 5, began taking lessons from Elena Novak and joined the Wheaton Ice Dance Academy.

Carpenter began skating at age 3 and started lessons at 4 - "My parents had me try out different activities and sports such as gymnastics, swimming, ballet, etc. I took to ice skating very quickly and it soon became my favorite sport." ... Also speedskated for one year ... Participated in the Basic Skills Program.

PERSONAL NOTES

McNamara is an honor roll student ... Has five siblings including four brothers who all play hockey and one sister who is a ballet dancer ... Helps at the year-round food drive at St. Martin's Food Pantry ... She and Carpenter donate the stuffed animals that are thrown to them to the pediatric center at their local hospital.

Carpenter assists Basic Skills classes and other coaches of with large classes ... Volunteers at ice dance test sessions with set up, clean up and logistics ... Is a vegetarian and does not eat meat or fish.

Season Notes

  • 2012-13 Season Notes
    SD Music: "Ramalama" by Róisín Murphy and "Zombie Blues" by Flipron
    FD Music: "Le Balcon" and "Le Rois Du Monde" by Gérard Presgurvic

  • 2011-12 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Kaboom" by Ursula 1000, "Gabriel's Oboe" by Ennio Morricone
    FS Music: "The Four Seasons" by Vivaldi performed by TechnoClassica

Competitive History

  • 2014 - World Junior Championships - 4th
  • 2014 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 2nd
  • 2013 - Junior Grand Prix Final - 3rd
  • 2013 - Junior Grand Prix (Belarus) - 1st
  • 2013 - Junior Grand Prix (Latvia) - 2nd
  • 2013 - World Junior Championships - 9th
  • 2013 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 3rd
  • 2013 - Eastern Sectional, Junior - 1st
  • 2012 - Junior Grand Prix (Turkey) - 4th
  • 2012 - Junior Grand Prix (France) - 6th
  • 2012 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 3rd
  • 2012 - Eastern Sectional, Junior - 3rd
  • 2011 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 9th
  • 2011 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior - 2nd
  • 2010 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 6th
  • 2010 - Eastern Sectional, Novice - 4th
  • 2009 - U.S. Junior Championships, Intermediate - 4th
  • 2009 - Eastern Sectional, Intermediate - 4th
  • 2008 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 4th
  • 2007 - South Atlantic Regional, Juvenile - 6th