Lily Zhang

Name: Lily Zhang
Sport: Table Tennis
Birth date: June 16, 1996
Birthplace/ Residence: Palo Alto, CA
Ht/Wt: 5’4”/112 lbs
Style of play: allround player, shakehand grip
Record: 2010 US National Championship Women Open Singles, 2nd place
2009 Canadian Junior Open Junior Girls Singles champion

Q1.Who do you admire most?
A: In table tennis, I really like Ding Ning from China. She’s incredible on the table but still has an amazing personality.
Q2.What is your favorite food?
A: I love Italian food, especially Spaghetti.
Q3.What is your favorite song?
A: There are so many but I love the band One Direction!
Q4.What is your favorite hobby besides sports?
A: I really enjoy reading or just hanging out with friends.
Q5.What is the first thing you will do if you won a medal?
A: Winning a medal would be the most remarkable thing ever. I honestly don’t what I’d do. I’d definitely be speechless.
Q6.What’s the turning point in your life?
A: Making the Olympics, it has given me so much more confidence in myself.
Q7.Who influenced you most?
A: My parents.
Q8.What’s your definition of a perfect day off?
A: Just a relaxing day with my friends is great! I don’t have as many chances to hang out with them as most people do.