AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-13
Started her career with a 1st place finish in women's foil at the Collegiate Open hosted by Caltech (10/28) ... Continued her amazing start with a second straight 1st place finish in women's foil at the 17th Annual Bladerunner Tournament hosted by UCSD (11/04) ... Placed 67th of 125 in Junior Foil and 72nd of 114 in Division 1 Foil at the North American Cup in Virginia ... Was undefeated in foil at a four-team dual event held at UCSD (1/26) ... Secured yet another 1st place finish in women's foil at the IFCSC Individual Championships held by Pomona College (2/10) ... Ended her outstanding season with a 5th place finish in women's foil at the NCAA West Regionals (3/9).
A 2012 graduate of Winnacunnet High School in Hampton, N.H. ... Earned "C" rating in foil at 2010 Vermont Upper Valley Holiday Open "E" rating in Epee Summer National Championship ... Earned first place in Women's Foil and Women's Epee Granite State Open ... Took 12th in Y-14 Foil North American Cup in 2010 ... Placed 13th in Y-14 Foil New Hampshire Open in April 2010 ... Competed for the Seacoast Fencing Club in New Hampshire during all four years of high school.
Born March 23, 1995 in Tainan, Taiwan ... Parents are James and Lola Chiang ... Her parents both graduated from Illinois ... Has a younger brother named Will ... Majoring in nano engineering at Marshall College ... Enjoys the Bourne movies ... If necessary, could eat non-instant salmon miso soup for the rest of her life ... Playing the violin, reading, traveling and doing puzzles are among her hobbies ... Into the New World by SNSD is on her iPod.