Kimmie Meissner is in 1st place at Skate America


    The Baltimore Sun posted on its website late Saturday that Bel Air’s Kimmie Meissner is in first place heading into Sunday’s free skate. According to the story:

    “Kimmie Meissner, 18, the national champion and former world champion, skated a solid, butterfly-free program, for a score of 59.24. Both her technical and artistic scores led the field, and she enters tomorrow’s free skate with a cushion of 2.76 points.”

    The free skate is scheduled to be televised Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. on NBC, according to the U.S. Figure Skating website. For live coverage, videos and results, see