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Birth Date:

12/19/1986

Home Club:

Maryland Table Tennis Club

Home Town:

Germantown, MD

Education:

University of Maryland, College Park '08

Coach:

Cheng Yinghua

Height and Weight:

5'10" 160 lbs.

Handed:

Right

Style of Play:

Offense

Grip:

Shakehands

Highest Rating:

2657

Competition Record/Titles:

3-time National Men's Doubles Champion
2011 National Men's Singles Finalist
2007 US Pan Am Team Member
4-time US World Championship Team Member
2002 USOC Male Athlete of the Year, Table Tennis

How were you introduced to table tennis:

Started playing in the basement with my dad and grandfather when I was 6, and started taking lessons with Cheng Yinghua that year.