Hometown: San Jose, California
Home Club: SVTTC (Silicon Valley Table Tennis Club)
Current School: Valley Christian School/8th grade
Coach(es): Steven Wang, Yaohui Xu, Rui Wang, Renrui Qin, Donglong Hao, Yanzhe Liu, Wenbo Guo
Style of Play: fast attack both wing looper
Greatest table tennis accomplishment?
2013 North America Cup Hopes Challenge Champion
How were you introduced to table tennis?
I was in a Chinese School but the Pingpong noise from the next door attracted my attention. I start loving the sport since then.
Any personal info you would like to share?
Food, guitar and computer games are all my favorite.
Any family members or relatives that play table tennis?
My grandfather is a great fan of table tennis.
Goals for the sport?
I want to be a table tennis Olympian representing USA.
An engineer maybe. Not quite sure yet.
Favorite shot and serve?
Attack and loop from both backhand and forehand.
Long and fast serve to the bottom line on the other side of the table in right hand corner
2016 U.S. National Cadet Boys Team Member
2015 U.S. National Junior & Cadet Boys Team Member
2014 U.S. National Championships - Men's 21 & Under Bronze Medalist, Cadet Boys Gold Medalist, Junior Boys 4th Place
2014 U.S. National Cadet Boys Team & Mini Cadet Boys Team Member
2014 Sacramento Open - Open Singles Champion
2014 U.S. Open - U13 Boys Singles Runner-up
2013 ITTF World Hopes Team Member
2013 ITTF North America Cup, Hopes Challenge - Boy's Singles Champion
2016 World Junior Table Tennis Championships
USATT Dec. 01, 2016
Adar Alguetti, Kanak Jha, Victor Liu, Jack Wang, Angela Guan, Amy Wang, Crystal Wang, Grace Yang along with coaches Wei Qi and Jun Gao.
2016 World Junior Championships US Team Announced
USATT Nov. 07, 2016
USA Table Tennis’ High Performance Director Cory Eider has selected with consultation of the High Performance Committee Chair, Athlete Advisory Committee, and National Team Coaches members of Team USA for the Sun International 2016 World Junior Table Tennis Championships.
Wang Captures North Americas First Gold Ever at World Cadet Challenge!
Matt Hetherington, USATT Nov. 01, 2016
It was another star in the crown of Amy Wang as she continued her run of success in Cadet and Junior events in Shanghai.
Athletes of the Month - October
USATT Nov. 01, 2016
Congrats to Amy Wang, Victor Liu and Sharon Alguetti for their outstanding performances in the month of October.
Despite Strong Efforts 4th Place for North America at World Cadets
Matt Hetherington, USATT Oct. 25, 2016
They gave their best efforts but it was just shy of a medal finish for both the Cadet Boys and Cadet Girls teams representing North America at the World Cadet Challenge.
2016 World Cadet Challenge Commences Action in Shanghai
ITTF Oct. 25, 2016
Action has commenced for the 2016 ITTF World Cadet Challenge with world’s best under-15 players gathering in the Chinese city of Shanghai from 24 – 29 October 2016 to fight it out for their first world title.
USA Medal Tally Continues in Slovenia
Matt Hetherington Sept. 27, 2016
Just a week ago in Croatia Team USA were out in force and collecting medals across multiple events, the impressive efforts of the Alguettis along with Amy Wang and Victor Liu saw victories found across Cadet team events, singles and doubles with medals in both cadet and junior categories.
US Youth Team Find Success in Croatia
Matt Hetherington, USATT Media Sept. 19, 2016
A small contingent from the US Youth Teams traveled to play in the 2016 ITTF Croatia Junior and Cadet Open and shared some fantastic results with a number of impressive podium finishes in their respective events.
Silver turns to gold for Lin Hsin-Yang; Junior Boys’ Team title secured in emphatic manner
by Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor Sept. 19, 2016
The silver medal two days earlier in the Junior Boys’ Singles event at the 2016 Croatia Junior and Cadet Open in Varazdin; two days later, on Saturday 17th September for Lin Hsin-Yang it was gold along with Victor Liu (USA) and Feng Yi-Hsin.
Top places for top three but second positions for next in line
Ian Marshall, ITTF Publications Editor Sept. 19, 2016
Five groups in the initial stage of the Junior Boys’ Team event at the 2016 Croatia Junior and Cadet Open in Varazdin; when matters closed on the evening of Friday 16th February, it was first place in the group for the top three teams but not for the next two in the order of merit.