Kamiak grad places 11th in Ice Dancing at Winter Olympics
Last updated 2/16/2022 at 12:27pm
Kamiak graduate Jean-Luc Baker and his partner Kaitlin Hawayek finished 11th in the Olympic Figure Skating Ice Dance event Monday, Feb. 14, at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing, China. It was the duo’s first appearance in the Winter Olympics. France’s Guillaume Cizeron and Gabriella Papadakis won the gold medal.
In the mixed curling event, the U.S. team of Christopher Plys and Vicky Persinger finished eighth. The team is coached by Kamiak graduate Sean Beighton.
The U.S. men’s team, also coached by Beighton, is currently in sixth place in the standings and will need to move up i...