skating-competitors.JPGMembers of the Crystallettes perform in the Senior Short Program at last week’s 2009 US Synchronized Skating Championships in Portland. The Crystallettes, representing the Dearborn (Mich.) Figure Skating Club, skated their way to third place in the national competition, which was hosted at the Cumberland County Civic Center by the North Atlantic Figure Skating Club of Falmouth. (Rich Obrey photo)

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