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Mitsuki Sumoto grabbed the lead after the men’s short program at the Japan Junior Championships on Saturday with a score of 67.34 points.

Last year’s junior bronze medalist stepped out on his opening triple axel to “Singin’ in the Rain,” but landed his triple lutz/triple toe loop combination jump and a triple flip and heads into Sunday’s free skate on top.

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