Wenting Zhang
Wenting Zhang

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Shenzhen, China

Last College:
Guangzhou Sports University

Event:
Diving

04/08/2014

Redbird Swimmers and Divers Honored At Annual Team Banquet

All-American diver Wenting Zhang and four-time Missouri Valley Conference champion Marissa Yontz took home top honors.

03/21/2014

Zhang Places Sixth On 3-Meter At NCAA Championships

With a top-8 finish, Zhang earns her second All-America certificate in two days.

03/20/2014

Illinois State's Zhang Finishes In Top 15 at NCAA Championships

Zhang will also compete in the 3-meter competition on Friday.

03/19/2014

Redbird Diver Wenting Zhang Set To Compete At NCAA Championships

Zhang is the first ISU diver to ever compete in the NCAA Championships.

03/14/2014

Zhang Finishes Fifth on 3-Meter Board at NCAA Zone C Diving Qualifier

Zhang was fifth after the preliminary round and finished in fifth with a score of 628.75.

2012-13: Received 2012-13 Missouri Valley First-Team All-Conference honors ... named to the 2013 Scholar-Athlete team ... named MVC Diver of the Year ... named most valuable diver at the 2013 awards banquet ... competed at the NCAA Diving Regionals ... broke the MVC record and won the conference title on the 1-meter board (324.75) and took second on the 3-meter (349.30) at the MVC Championships ... earned first-place on the 1-meter (316.75) and 3-meter (342.29) board at the Butler Invitational ... took first-place and broke the ISU school record on the 3-meter board (349.30) and finished first on the 1-meter board (319.80) at the UIC Diving Invitational ... finished first on the 1-meter (301.42) and 3-meter board (332.62) at a dual meet against Ball State ... received first on the 1-meter (295.20) and 3-meter (341.70) at a dual meet against Washington (Mo.) ... earned first-place on the 1-meter (331.35) and 3-meter board (319.95) at a dual meet against Nebraska-Omaha ... took first-place on the 1-meter and 3-meter (330.05) board at the Zippy Invitational ... received first-place on the 1-meter (324.22) and 3-meter (312.01) board in a dual meet against Illinois ... finished first on the 3-meter (322.20) in a dual meet against conference opponent Northern Iowa ... earned first on the 1-meter (289.80) and 3-meter (299.83) against conference opponent Evansville ... finished in first-place on the 1-meter (285) and 3-meter (313) board at the Saluki Miler.

2011-2012: Transferred from the Guangzhou Sports University in Shenzhen, China ... named as the 2012 Missouri Valley Conference Diver of the Year ... received 2011-12 MVC first team all-conference honors ... won the conference title on the one-meter and three-meter boards ... broke the MVC and ISU record on the three-meter board with a personal-best score (313.15) ... holds the ISU school record on the one-meter board (291.80) ... qualified for the NCAA Zone Diving Regional at the UIC Diving Invite ... competed in a dual meet against UNI ... named Newcomer-of-the-Year at the 2012 awards banquet

Guangzhou Sports University: Competed for various Chinese national championships... has had international diving experience... member of one of China's premier diving teams... trained with Olympians as well as the top coaches in China ... holds a cumulative GPA of 3.58.

Personal Best: 1-meter 6 dive- 331.35, 3-meter 6 dive- 349.20