Erica Wu

Name: Erica Wu
Sport: Table Tennis
Birth date: May 15, 1996
Birthplace: Arcadia, CA
Residence: Arcadia, CA
Ht/Wt: 5’6”/119 lbs
Style of play: right hand, shakehand grip, fast attack and loop
Record: 2011 US National Women Doubles Champion
2011 US National Women Singles Semi-finalist

Q1.Who do you admire most?
A: My parents, they are kind, generous, smart, and really supportive.
Q2.What is your favorite food?
A: Chicken soup.
Q3.What is your favorite song?
A: We Are Young by Fun.
Q4.What is your favorite hobby besides sports?
A: Reading.
Q5.What is the first thing you will do if you won a medal?
A: I will probably run around screaming my head off.
Q6.What’s the turning point in your life?
A: The first time I made the National Junior Team in December, 2008. That really started my journey in competing for the U.S.
Q7.Who influenced you most?
A: In table tennis, it’s my coach Zhao Yue. Off the court, my mom is my biggest influence.
Q8.What’s your definition of a perfect day off?
A: Sleeping, reading, playing with my pets, hanging out with friends and watching movie together.