Alex Shaughnessy (DHS ‘11) will compete at the U.S. Figure Skating National Championships in San Jose, Calif. at the Novice pairs level along with partner Jimmy Morgan of Windham,N.H. on Jan. 22-29, 2012.  Alex and Jimmy are the 2012 U.S. Eastern Sectional Figure Skating Champions. Alex is also the 2012 New England Regionals’ Senior Ladies bronze medalist and at Eastern Sectionals placed 6th in  Senior Ladies singles event and is currently second alternate for Nationals.  While training for Nationals, Alex and Jimmy will be guest skaters at the exhibition at Frog Pond in Boston Common on New Year’s Eve. This is the second year they have been invited to guest skate at this event.  They both represent the Skating Club of Boston.