Home Club: Gao Jun Table Tennis Club
Education: Princeton University and Westridge School
Coach(es): Yue Cherry Zhao, Jun Gao
Style of Play: Allround
Sponsors: Butterfly, New York Athletic Club
Blade and Rubber: Timo Boll ZLF, Tenergy 05
Highest Rating: 2433
- 2014 US National & World Team Member
- 2013 US World Team Member
- 2013 US National Junior Girls' B Team
- 2012 US National Championships Women's Doubles Champion
- 2012 US Olympic Team Member - Team
- 2012 US Olympic Trials - Qualifier
- 2012 US World & Junior Girls Team Member
- 2011 US National Women Doubles Champion
- 2011 US National Women Singles Semi-finalist
- 2011 US Pan Am Team Member
- 2011 Hong Kong Junior and Cadet Open Cadet Doubles Finalist and Cadet Singles Semi-finalist
- 2010, 2011 US National Women Team Member
- 2009-2012 US National Junior Girls Team Member
- 2010-2011 US National Cadet Girls Team Member
How were you introduced to table tennis:
When I was 7, I played a variety of different sports for fun. One of our family friends suggested trying out table tennis, so I started taking lessons once a week. When I was 9, I decided to drop the other sports and focus on table tennis.
I have 2 dogs and 1 cat. When I grow up, I want to be a veterinarian. My favorite subject in school is science. I'm obsessed with Harry Potter and the Hunger Games.
Did You Know?:
I can't stand soggy cereal.
I love pranking people.
I'm a really fast reader.
I'm a good skier.
2012 World Team Table Tennis Championships - Day 5
March 29, 2012
2012 World Team Table Tennis Championships - Day 4
March 28, 2012
2012 World Team Table Tennis Championships - Day 3
March 27, 2012
2022 World Team Table Tennis Championships - Day 2
March 26, 2012
2012 World Team Table Tennis Championships - Day 1
March 25, 2012
US Olympic Trials
Feb. 09, 2012
Congratulations to: Gao, Ariel, Lily, Erica, Michael, Barney, Jr., Timothy, and Adam!