A five-year member of Team USA at the senior level, Emily Albert is a longtime member of the Hayden Synchronized Skating Teams. From Falmouth, Massachusetts, she began her skating career at the Falmouth Figure Skating Club prior to skating two seasons on the Lexettes. Emily joined the Haydenettes her senior year of high school and has earned three World medals as a team member. Emily is looking forward to skating with a hometown advantage in front of her cheering family and friends in Boston!
Vanessa Thorton, a sophomore varsity synchronized skater at the University of Miami Ohio, is representing Team USA for her sixth consecutive year. She began her synchro career with the Hayden organization’s Lexettes followed by three years as a Haydenette prior to attending the University of Miami. Originally from the central Massachusetts town of Mendon, Vanessa is ecstatic to be making the trip back East to compete in Boston and hopes to add a third World medal to her resume!