Team USA Years: 2nd year
Hometown: Huntington Beach, California
When did you begin playing hockey: 6 years old
Current skating club/ Coaches name: California Wave 16aaa girls/ Mark Falkowski & Mike Lewis
High school attended: Huntington Beach High School
Year of graduation: 2017
Location of high school: Huntington Beach, California
Team USA hockey awards, honors and statistics: 2013 FIRS Worlds Jr. Women 1st place
Other awards, honors, and statistics in hockey: competed National Championships 2013, 2nd place 2013 LD classic, 2nd place 2014 MLK San Jose girls
Life Goals: Be successful and happy.
Career goals: Physical therapist, be involved with hockey.
Future goals you hope to obtain as a hockey player: D1 college hockey, Olympics USA team
Favorite sports figure: Cam Fowler
Favorite food before a competition: Fruit
Favorite movie: Divergent
Favorite place to shop: Forever 21
Favorite music to listen to during training or competition: Dubstep/Hip Pop/Rap
Favorite possession: hockey stick
Favorite hobbies: baking, cooking, drawing
If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: kind
What makes you a unique and special person: I will make friends with anyone
Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: My mom and dad have influenced me greatly by always being there for me and pushing me to be my best.
Father’s name: Mike Kao
Father’s occupation: House Renter
Mother’s name: Shirley Kao
Mother’s occupation: Sells designer hardware
Brothers: Chris and Justin.