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Meryl Davis & Charlie White > Junior Dance
2002 US National Novice Dance Silver Medalists

Born in Royal Oak, MI on January 1, 1987, Meryl Davis is from West Bloomfield, MI. She is 4’11” and attends Groves High School. She is an accomplished flute player and enjoys acting. She has received the Presidential Fitness Award, and admires dancer Jamie Silverstein.

Charlie White of Bloomfield Hills, MI, was also born in Royal Oak, MI, on October 24, 1987. He is 5’6” and attends the Roeper School. He enjoys playing the violin, soccer and hockey. In the future, he would like to design cars.

Both Davis and White began skating at age three and skate for Detroit SC. They train in Bloomfield Hills, MI. Seth Chafetz coaches them, while Liz Punsulan & Jarod Swallow choreograph their programs. Davis & White’s favorite aspect of skating is competition.

    Competitive Record
  • 2003 Junior Grand Prix (Czech Republic) - 4th
  • 2003 U.S. Championships-Junior - 7th
  • 2002 Junior Grand Prix (Germany) - 8th
  • 2002 Junior Grand Prix (Yugoslavia) - 6th
  • 2002 Hellmut Cup Memorial-Novice - 1st
  • 2002 U.S. Championships-Novice - 2nd
  • 2001 Midwestern Sectional-Novice - 1st
  • 2001 U.S. Championships-Novice - 6th
  • 2000 Midwestern Sectional-Novice - 2nd
  • 2000 Eastern Great Lakes Regional-Novice - 1st
  • 2000 U.S. Championships-Novice - 6th
  • 1999 Midwestern Sectional-Novice - 3rd
  • 1999 Eastern Great Lakes Regional-Novice - 3rd
  • 1999 Junior Olympics-Intermediate - 1st
  • 1998 Midwestern Sectional-Intermediate - 1st
  • 1998 Eastern Great Lakes Regional - Intermediate - 1st
  • 1998 Junior Olympics-Juvenile - 2nd
  • 1997 Eastern Great Lakes Regional-Juvenile - 1st

Biography written by Sarah (with additional source information from the USFSA); April 2003.
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