Strong showing for local skaters


The Border Skating Club was in International Falls on Sunday afternoon to participate in the first-annual “Icebox” competition at Bronco Arena, with a number of skaters coming away with top-three finishes.
Taking first place in their respective events were Amy Norris (Basic 3-A), Montana Plasky (Basic 6-A), Greta Fedoruk (Free Skate 3-A), and Lizzie Kelm (Free Skate 4).
Earning runner-up finishes were Erica Lemelin (Basic 6-B), Ashley Payne (Basic 8-A), Kaylyn Levesque (Free Skate 3-A), Samantha Hammond (Free Skate 3-B), and Jamie Spencer (Free Skate 4).
Rounding out the podium finishers with third-place results were Naomi Cochrane (Basic 3-A), Noella Taves (Basic 4-A), Jenna Bailey (Basic 6-A), Isabella Hyatt (Basic 6-B), Jaida Norris (Basic 6-C), Jillian Cousineau (Basic 8-A), Laura Cochrane (Free Skate 3-A), and Adyson Wilson-Hands (Free Skate 3-B).