Joann Liang
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Walnut Creek, Calif.

High School:
Northgate HS '10

Height:
5-4

Event:
Back/Free

Major:
Human Development




SELECTED CAREER BESTS:
100 Back: 59.02 (11/19/10)
200 Back: 2:06.38 (11/13/10)

2012-13: Best times of the season include: 100 free (56.73) and 500 free (5:25.11) at Pacific Invite; 200 free (1:59.45) vs. CSUB; 100 back (1:00.50) at UCLA-WSU; 200 back (2:11.62) at SJSU.

2011-12: Redshirted.

2010-11: Competed during fall season only... Posted 200 back time of 2:06.38 against Fresno State, 9th in school history... Went 1:56.37 in 200 free, 5:16.43 in 500 free, 59.02 in 100 back at Arena Invite.

NORTHGATE HS '10: Achieved All-American status all four years during prep career, including three individual honors for the 100 backstroke... Earned All-American honors as part of 200 freestyle relay and 400 freestyle relay... Competed for the Walnut Creek Aquabears swim club, setting the club record in the 17 & 18 Girls 200 meter backstroke in 2009 (2:22.47).

PERSONAL: Born in Torrance, Calif.... Parents are Walter and Mabel Liang and has one sister, Evelyn... Majoring in human development with plans to pursue a career in child or criminal psychology.