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Shirley Wang
Position: Back
Year: Junior
Hometown: Plano, Texas
High School: Plano Senior
At Princeton — 2012-13: placed third in the 200 back at the Ivy League Championships in 1:57.49; time was second-fastest of the season and third-fastest all-time at Princeton …  reached the ‘A’ final at Ivies in the 100 back (55.18); time was sixth-fastest all-time at Princeton … helped Tigers win the Ivy League championship. 2011-12: made the conference team as a freshman and reached the 100 back final, placing sixth in 56.04 … followed with a fifth-place finish in the 200 back (1:59.59) … took fourth in both the 100 back and 200 back at H-Y-P.

Before Princeton - four-time All-America honoree ... three-time regional champion and four-time Texas state finalist ... placed as high as third for Plano Senior High ... qualified for both Junior and Senior Nationals ... holds school records in 200 medley and 400 free relay ... team co-captain.

Personal - born Aug. 30, 1993 ... daughter of Charles Wang and Lin Gu ... father is a software engineer; mother is a part-time receptionist ... has an older sibling Jessie ... enjoys baking and reading ... may study economics or business at Princeton.

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