While the Olympic focus has shifted to the upcoming 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, it's still winter and this week brings the U.S. Figure Skating Championships.
A showdown between Ashley Wagner and Gracie Gold in the women's competition is drawing the most attention in Saint Paul, Minn. Wagner is a three-time national champion, but Gold won the title in 2014.
"The biggest test for me is when I put out a solid short program — what am I going to do with that long program, am I going to be able to keep the momentum?" Wagner said during a recent teleconference.
The men's field will be thin, with defending champion