Home Club: Maryland Table Tennis Center
Equipment: Timo Boll ALC and Tenergy 05/80
Coach: Yinghua Cheng, Xun (Jeffrey) Zeng, Larry Hodges
How long have you been playing? 7 years
How did you get involved in the sport? My brother, George Nie
Your best victory or tournament? 2014 US Open Boys 13 and Under Champion
What are your Goals in the sport? To be World Champion
Describe your game or playing philosophy - An offensive looper
- 2016 US National Cadet Boys Team Member
- 2015 Butterfly Cary Cup - Division B Champion
- 2015 US National Championships - Cadet Boys Team Trials Finalist
- 2014 US Open - Boys 13 & Under Champion
- 2012 US National Mini-Cadet Boys' Team 2nd place
- 2012 US Open Boys 11 and Under Champion
- 2011 US National Boys Under 11 Finalist
- 2010 US National Boys Under 11 Finalist
2016 Butterfly Cary Cup Showcases Top East Coast Table Tennis Talent
Barbara Wei/Butterfly March 28, 2016
From March 31st – April 3rd, table tennis players from across the country will compete at the 15th annual Butterfly Cary Cup for over $15,000 in total cash and prizes.
US National Junior/Cadet Team Members and Top Collegiate Teams to Compete at 2016 Butterfly Arnold Table Tennis Challenge
Barbara Wei/Butterfly Table Tennis Feb. 22, 2016
Some of the America’s best young table tennis talent will be on display at the 2016 Butterfly Arnold Table Tennis challenge on March 4-6th in Columbus, OH.
Two Maryland middle-schoolers are rising stars in table tennis
May 21, 2015
Behind the heavy brown door that opens into the Maryland Table Tennis Center, balls ping, zing, pop and pong, hair flies, sneakers squeak and laughter echoes off the walls.
Maryland Table Tennis Center Dominant at 2015 Butterfly Cary Cup
Barbara Wei March 21, 2015
At the 2015 Butterfly Cary Cup, over 13 players from Maryland Table Tennis Center (MDTTC) competed for top titles.
Ping Pong Academy, Maryland
Oct. 21, 2014
In a small suburb north of Washington DC, Team USA's best table tennis players are training rigorously for their shot at the world championship tournaments.
Image of the Day - Orioles Pitcher Darren O'Day at MDTTC
Larry Hodges Nov. 05, 2013
Orioles pitcher Darren O'Day at MDTTC
Video of the Day - A Response to RGIII
Oct. 14, 2013
If Washington Redskin Robert Griffin III wants to go to the Olympics, he'll have to go through these local junior players from the Maryland Table Tennis Center!
Image of the Day - Derek Nie and the O's
Larry Hodges Aug. 24, 2013
Baltimore Orioles baseball players took on juniors from the Maryland Table Tennis Center in the Orioles Clubhouse on Aug. 21.