Performing juvenile ladies free skate will be Jocelyn Cabauatan, an eighth-grader at Logan Middle School, and Elena Compton, eighth-grader at South Charleston Middle. Intermediate ladies free skate performer will be Constance Gerstle, sophomore at George Washington. These three skaters will be in South Atlantic Regional Competition to be held Oct. 19 to 23 in Wake Forest, N.C. Their coach is Heidi Sowards.
The synchronized skating team West Virginia Synchro will also perform. Synchronized skating is a team sport with skaters performing together as they concentrate on speed and intricate formations. West Virginia Synchro will host Mountain State Synchro Competition on Nov. 17 when teams from the Midwest and East Coast will compete.
Members of West Virginia Snychro and schools they attend include Devan Tighe, George Washington; Jocelyn Cabauatan, Logan Middle; Lexi Lipscomb, Capital High; Olivia Ford and Katie Legg, both of Bible Center School; Carly Smith, Andrew Jackson Middle; Jessie Foster, George Washington; Alyssa Hudson, Bridgeview Elementary; Emily Adkins, Horace Mann; Abby Howatt, Hurricane Middle; and Madison Dean, Nitro High. Assistant coach is Ciara Drummer and coach is Dianna Lenick.
While Sunday's event is free and open to the public, donations of canned goods and toiletries will be accepted for the Heart and Hand Community Outreach Center.
Charleston Figure Skating Club is affiliated with U.S. Figure Skating Association. Go to www.charlestonfsc.com for more information.
South Charleston Memorial Ice Arena is located at Shops of Trace Fork, off Corridor G. The telephone number is 304-744-4ICE.
Contact writer Charlotte Ferrell Smith at charlo...@dailymail.com or 304-348-1246.