Meet Maxine Howard
Hometown: Santa Rosa, Calif.
Home club: Santa Rosa FSC at Snoopy's Home Ice
How often I skate: Four days a week
Coach: Stephanie Ewing
Favorite skater: Evan Lysacek
Favorite jump/moves: Flip, Axel and loop
Goal: To land an Axel
What else you should know about me: I am a sixth-degree junior black belt. I also love swimming, singing, dancing and acting.
Memorable moment: Skating camp at the Toyota Sports Center this past summer, where I was awarded "Best Camper of the Week" and met Evan Lysacek.
Food: Cheese quesadilla
Singers: Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez
TV show: "Total Action Drama"
Books: The Nancy Drew series and Fairy series
Movies: "Santa vs. the Snowman" and "The Great Pumpkin"
Sports: Karate and swimming