ATHLETE BIOS » PAIRS
|2006 Four Continents Championships - 5th||2003 Smart Ones Skate America 2003 - 8th|
|2006 State Farm U.S. Championships - 3rd||2003 World Championships - 16th|
|2005 Cup of China - 6th||2003 Four Continents Championships - 6th|
|2005 World Championships - 12th||2003 State Farm U.S. Championships - 2nd|
|2005 Four Continents Championships - 3rd||2003 Eastern Sectional - withdrew|
|2005 State Farm U.S. Championships - 1st||2002 Skate Canada - 7th|
|2004 Troph�e Eric Bompard Cachemire - 5th||2002 Smart Ones Skate America - 7th|
|2004 Smart Ones Skate America - 6th||2002 Nebelhorn Trophy - 3rd|
|2004 World Figure Skating Championships - 13th||2002 Four Continents Championships - 10th|
|2004 Four Continents Championships - 7th||2002 State Farm U.S. Championships - 5th|
|2004 State Farm U.S. Championships - 2nd||2002 Eastern Sectional - 1st|
|2003 Skate Canada - 9th|
2005-06 Season Notes
SP Music: "Egyptian Disco" by DJ Disse; FS Music: "Samson and Delilah" by Camille Saint-Saens.
Goals are to make the Olympic team.
2004-05 Season Notes
Orscher and Lucash will skate to Gary Moore's "Still Got the Blues" for the short program and "Samson and Delilah" for the free skate.
2003-04 Season Notes
Short Program Music: "Still Got the Blues" by Gary Moore; Free Skate Music: "Spartacus" by Khachaturian; Exhibition Music: "Iris" by Goo Goo Dolls ... Orscher and Lucash finished second at the 2004 U.S. Championships and are on their second World Team.
Orscher began skating at age 6 ... Her brother played hockey and she wanted to be on the ice with him ... She participated in the U.S. Figure Skating Basic Skills Program in 1991 ... Coaches at the International Skating Center of Connecticut in Simsbury, Conn. ... Skates in shows that help support the Jimmy Fund and Cleveland Clinic ... Formerly coached by Debbie Adams and Laura Beardsley (1994-2000) ... Brother plays in a band called In Pieces ... Likes to collect frog items ... Hobbies are cooking, interior design, reading, sewing, running and swimming ... Most prized possession is her cat named Pep� ... Also has a dog named MacKenzie ... Mottos are "If you think you can, you can. If you think you can't, you're right" and "Everything I have done today is not enough" ... Biggest life-defining moment was winning the 2005 U.S. Championships ... Wants to graduate from culinary school and start her own business as a personal chef when she is through skating ... Loves competition and perfection ... Likes any movie that isn't too scary ... Also enjoys tennis, golf and baseball ... She is fluent in sign language ... Describes herself with the words "outgoing, organized, perfectionist" ... Looks up to Michael Jordan.
Lucash began skating at age 8 ... Formerly paired with Jaisa MacAdam (1997-99) and Jessica Waldstein (2000) ... Most prized possession is his music collection; in fact, his main hobby is music ... Would like to coach skating, be a physical trainer, and be a resident club DJ someday ... Enjoys golf, working out, watching movies and rollercoasters ... Collects DVDs and movie posters ... Likes to read Entertainment Weekly magazine ... Has two cats named "Alex" and "Sasha" ... Motto is "Once good, always good" ... Biggest life-defining moment is winning the 2005 U.S. Championships ... Played many other sports in high school, and was a pitcher on his town's all-star baseball team ... Favorite movie is "Braveheart," but his favorite recent movie is "Love Actually" ... Describes himself with the words "motivated, determined and dedicated" ... Names David Ortiz as his hero.