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CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

*2013 and '16 U.S. silver medalists
*2015 U.S. champions
*2014 U.S. pewter medalists

2015-16 SEASON NOTES

SP Music: "Nothing Else Matters" by Metallica
FS Music: Music from Elizabeth: The Golden Age by A.R. Rahman and Craig Armstrong

IJS PERSONAL BESTS

International Competition
SP - 71.37 (2016 World Championships)
FS - 140.35 (2016 Four Continents Championships)
Final Score - 207.96 (2016 Four Continents Championships)

U.S. Qualifying Competition
SP - 74.01 (2015 U.S. Championships)
FS - 136.48 (2015 U.S. Championships)
Final Score - 210.49 (2015 U.S. Championships)

CONNECT WITH US

Twitter: @lexxapaige and @chrisknierim, @Scimeca_Knierim
Instagram: Alexascimeca
Facebook Fan Page
Official site

SKATING NOTES

Announced partnership in April 2012.

Scimeca started skating at age 7 ... Previously skated with Ivan Dimitrov (2011-12) ... Previously coached by Vadim Naumov and Evgenia Shishkova (2009-11), Maria Jezak-Athey (2008-09), Trish Cazeau Brown and Sergei Telenkov (1998-2008).

Knierim started competing at age 12 ... Previously skated with Andrea Poapst (2011-12), Carolyn-Ann Alba (2010), Brynn Carman (2007-09) and Shawnee Smith (2006) ... Previously coached by Eddie Shipstad (2007), Chea Hutton-Chitwood (2005-06), Linda Alexander (2006) and Marty Martino (2005).

PERSONAL NOTES

Planning their wedding for June 26, 2016 ... Have two cats named Scarlet and Muffy and a dog named Cami.

Scimeca earned an associate degree in general studies from College of DuPage (2014) ... Parents are Tom and Tina ... Has one sister Alivia and one brother Derek. 

Knierim earned an associate degree in diesel mechanics from Pikes Peak Community College in 2015.

Season Notes

  • 2014-15 Season Notes

    SP Music: "El Tango de Roxanne" from the Moulin Rouge soundtrack by various artists
    FS Music: Music from An American in Paris by George Gershwin, orchestra conducted by Leonard Bernstein

    Costumes designed by Elena Pollack
  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Papa, Can You Hear Me?" by Michel Legrand
    FS Music: Music from the Ever After soundtrack by George Fenton

    Costumes designed by Elena Pollack

Competitive History

  • 2016 - Team Challenge Cup - 1st (Team)
  • 2016 - World Championships - 9th
  • 2016 - Four Continents Championships - 2nd
  • 2016 - U.S. Championships - 2nd
  • 2015 - Grand Prix Final - 7th
  • 2015 - NHK Trophy - 3rd
  • 2015 - Ice Challenge - 1st
  • 2015 - Skate America - 2nd
  • 2015 - Nebelhorn Trophy - 2nd
  • 2015 - World Team Trophy - 1st (team)
  • 2015 - World Championships - 7th
  • 2015 - Four Continents Championships - 5th
  • 2015 - U.S. Championships - 1st
  • 2014 - Trophée Eric Bompard - 4th
  • 2014 - Skate America - 4th
  • 2014 - Nebelhorn Trophy - 3rd
  • 2014 - U.S. International Classic - 1st
  • 2014 - Four Continents Championships - 3rd
  • 2014 - U.S. Championships - 4th
  • 2013 - Rostelecom Cup - 6th
  • 2013 - Cup of China - 5th
  • 2013 - Ondrej Nepela Trophy - 3rd
  • 2013 - World Championships - 9th
  • 2013 - U.S. Championships - 2nd
  • 2012 - NHK Trophy - 4th
  • 2013 - Midwestern Sectional - 1st
  • 2012 - Coupe de Nice - 1st