|Hometown:||San Jose, Calif.|
2013: (Indoor): Came 12th in the 500m with a time of 1:22.37 at the Harvard Challenge (1/19) … was 34th in the 800m in 2:19.46 and was part of the Distance Medley Relay that came fifth in a 12:01.43 at the Terrier Classic 1/25) … finished first in the 4x800 relay the Tufts Stampede (2/01) with a time of 9:35.93 … came seventh in the 800m with her time of 2:17.80 at the Tufts Last Chance Meet (3/02) … part of the DMR that came fifth with a 11:40.38 at NCAAs (3/08).
2012: Finished first in the 4x800 relay (9:24.87) and third in the 800 (2:17.33) at the New England Division III Championship (indoor) … came fifth in the 4x800 relay (9:10.19) at the NEICAAA … came seventh in the 800 (2:16.33) and sixth in the DMR (12:00.15) at ECAC Division III … finished first in the 800m (2:19.08) at the NEWMAC Championship (outdoor) … came third in the 4x800m relay (9:14.89) at the New England Division III Championship … holds the freshman record for the 800m (2:16.47)
Off the Track: Majoring in chemical-biological engineering … also competes on the MIT cross country team … conducted research in the Langer and Wittrup Labs … Burton Five Co-Floor chair … Biomedical Engineering Society (BE-BMES) … Society of Women Engineers (SWE) … Chinese Students Club (CSC) …American Medical Students Association (AMSA).
High School: A 2011 graduate of Lynbrook High School ... four-time USATF All-America ... four-time MVP ... cross country all-county ... cross country All-CCS ... Wendy's High School Heisman state finalist ... track and field state championship qualifier ... National Honors Society ... valedictorian.
Personal: Daughter of Sili Gao and Laiqiang Huang … family member was on the cross country team at UC Berkeley.