2017 US Nationals Field Guide: Junior Men

There’s Krasnozhon and his quad loop, and then there’s a heck of a fight for silver.

The 2017 US National Figure Skating Championships are fast approaching, and it’s time for a preview of my favorite discipline, men’s singles. This season’s 13-man line-up has a clear front runner in Alex Krasnozhon, but it’s open season for the rest of the podium, with lots of young talent and big personalities in contention. This field guide provides basic information on each skater, a summary of their seasons so far, and my thoughts on how they’re likely to do at Nationals. For an explanation of the four-point scale I’m using to describe where each skater stands, and more information on my field guides in general, go read my Junior Ladies’ Field Guide first.

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