February 5, 1989 |
It's time to get serious, real serious, for Jill Trenary. Trenary, the 1987 national champion, barely missed a medal at the Calgary Olympics, finishing fourth. With all three medalists gone professional, Trenary not only is the top-rated American woman figure skater, but in line for the world championship, as well. This week, Trenary goes after her second crown in the U.S. Figure Skating Championships--she also finished second to Debi Thomas in the 1988 nationals and was fifth in the worlds.
March 1, 1991
Jill Trenary, the reigning world figure skating champion, has switched coaches and training sites--from Carlo Fassi to Carol Heiss-Jenkins and from Colorado Springs to Cleveland.
January 23, 1991
World champion Jill Trenary withdrew from next month's U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Minneapolis after discovering that she will have to undergo a second operation today on her right ankle. Trenary underwent an emergency operation Jan. 10 in Colorado Springs, Colo., for a tendon and bursa infection.
March 30, 1987 |
U.S. champion Jill Trenary was released from Centinela Hospital Medical Center after suffering bruises and a slight concussion in a figure skating exhibition Sunday at the Forum. Trenary, 18, from Minnetonka, Minn., fell and hit her head on the sideboard during her routine in a show involving world-class skaters from four countries. No decision had been made as of Sunday night as to whether she will continue on the 15-city tour, which resumes tonight at Salt Lake City.
August 24, 1990 |
Jill Trenary, three-time U.S. national champion and defending world champion, will remain in competitive figure skating through the 1992 Winter Olympics, she announced Thursday. There was speculation that Trenary, 22, might retire to join a professional ice show, but she said at a news conference that she wants a chance to win an Olympic medal. She was fourth in the 1988 Winter Games at Calgary.
January 13, 1991 |
U.S. figure skating champion Jill Trenary has undergone ankle surgery and will not compete at next month's U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Minneapolis. Trenary, the three-time U.S. champion, had surgery on her left ankle this week, coach Kathy Casey said. Casey also said by telephone from Omaha that the 23-year-old Trenary had been told by doctors to withdraw from the U.S. championships, set for Feb. 11-17 in Minneapolis.