Northernettes Secure Bronze at Mozart Cup

The Northernettes earned their first international medal of the season with a bronze while the Starlights finished in fifth place.

The Northernettes earned bronze at their first international event of the season, 2024 Mozart Cup, in Salzburg, Austria.

The Northernettes clinched their second-ever international medal and first since 2022. Their short program to music from "Gloria Regali" was highlighted by a Level 4 intersection and a Level 4 move element, both of which received more than eight points. They finished with a short program score of 65.01.

Going into the free skate in third place, the team’s performance to "Carry You" by Ruelle opened with three level 4 elements – a synchronized spin followed by a move element and a line. They went on to record a free skate score of 110.22 and a total score of 175.23.

The second team representing Team USA, the Starlights, earned a top-five finish.

They ended day one in fourth place after their Wednesday Addams-themed short program tallied a score of 51.20.

Skating to a theme of welcome to the jungle in the free skate, the team opened with a Level 4 synchronized spin. Their highest scoring element was a Level 3 intersection with a Level 3 point of intersection, and they were awarded a free skate score of 87.92. The team finished in fifth place with an overall score of 139.12.

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