Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir
Sport: Figure skating
About them: Marissa Castelli is a native of Cranston, R.I., who went to the Community College of Rhode Island and Simon Shnapir is a native of Sudbury who attended Emerson. The pair began skating together in 2006 and won the 2013 US Figure Skating Championship, as well as taking bronze in the 2013 Four Continents Championships. In 2009, the two won bronze medals at both the US and World junior championships. The pair represent the Skating Club of Boston and train in Boston under coaches Bobby Martin, Carrie Wall, Mark Mitchell, and Peter Johansson.
Decision time: The US figure skating team will be announced Jan. 12.