|Full name||Stacey Elizabeth Pensgen|
|Country represented||United States|
|Born||May 25, 1982|
Fairport, New York
|Residence||Rochester, New York|
|Height||1.59 m (5 ft 2 1⁄2 in)|
|Former partner||Derek Trent |
|Former coach||Richard Callaghan, Mitch Moyer, Sergei Petrovsky, Diana Ronayne|
|Former choreographer||Olga Volozhinskaya|
|Former skating club||Genesee FSC|
|Former training locations||Rochester, New York |
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Stacey Elizabeth Pensgen (born May 25, 1982) is an American former competitive figure skater who won the silver medal at the 2000 Four Continents Championships. As of August 10, 2019, she is the former chief meteorologist for WROC-TV News 8 in Rochester, New York.
Personal life and education
Pensgen studied at Lahser High School in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She later attended Oakland Community College, and the University of Colorado. In 2007, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology from SUNY Brockport.
Pensgen began skating at the age of six after watching figure skating on television. From 1998, she was coached mainly by Richard Callaghan at the Onyx in Rochester. She was also coached by Mitch Moyer at the Detroit Skating Club in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She represented Genesee Figure Skating Club.
Competing in single skating, Pensgen won the bronze medal at the 1999 ISU Junior Grand Prix in Canada and the silver medal at the 2000 Four Continents Championships. Her highest placement at the U.S. Championships was sixth in 2000.
|Season||Short program||Free skating|
|U.S. Champ.||6th N||13th||9th||6th||13th||17th|
|U.S. Jr. Olympics||4th I|
|Eastern Sect.||1st I||6th N||1st N||4th||1st||1st||2nd|
|North Atlantic Reg.||1st I||2nd N||4th N||1st||1st|
| JGP = Junior Grand Prix |
Levels: I = Intermediate; N = Novice
Pair skating with Trent
Meteorology and broadcast career
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WROC-TV News 8
Pensgen was hired by WROC-TV News 8 in February 2011. She was the weekend meteorologist for News 8 at 6, and News 8 at 11. She also filled in for former chief meteorologist Scott Hetsko and morning meteorologist John DiPasquale. Pensgen has also done some reporting work for WROC, including "Living Here" segments featuring distinctive small towns in Western New York and "Around Town" segments on weekend events around Rochester, New York. On August 10, 2016, she became the chief meteorologist for WROC-TV News 8 after Scott Hetsko left the station.
WHEC Rochester 10
The Rochester D&C  announced on July 24, 2019, Pensgen will be moving to WHEC-TV. Pensgen will join the NBC affiliate the week of Aug. 5, according to a press release from the station. She will make her first on-air appearance Aug.12 and anchor forecasts weekdays at 5, 6, 7 and 11 p.m.
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