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Sue Ann Yong
Sue Ann Yong
Year: Junior
Hometown: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
High School: The Taft School
Major: Psychology: Cognitive Neuroscience & Evolution
House Affiliation: Eliot

2016-17 (Junior): 
Finished junior season with a 13-2 record, including 6-0 in Ivy action … CSA Scholar Athlete … Earned first win of season with a 3-0 sweep against Janel Gaube of Dartmouth at No. 5 (Dec. 7) … Defeated Anna Hughes of Drexel, 3-0, at No. 3 (Jan. 13) … Rolled to a 3-1 win over Penn’s Rowaida Attia Walid at No. 7 (Jan. 14) … Collected a 3-1 win against Samantha Chai of Princeton at No. 6 (Jan. 15) … Picked up a sweep at No. 2 against Tuft’s Catherine Shanahan (Jan. 27) … Registered a 3-0 win at No. 7 against Cornell’s Charlotte Knaggs (Feb. 5) … Rolled to a 3-0 sweep versus Isabel Young of Brown at No. 5 (Feb. 10) … Posted a 3-0 win over Tatyanna Dadabbo of Stanford at No. 6 (Feb. 11) … Helped secure the Ivy Championship with a 3-0 win over Yale’s Jocelyn Lehman at No. 6 (Feb. 12) … Cruised past Gabriela Martin of Columbia, 3-0, in the opening round of the CSA Team  Championship at No. 7 (Feb. 24) … Collected a 3-0 win over Princeton’s Kira Keating at No. 7 in the CSA Team Championship semis (Feb. 25) … Earned a 3-0 sweep over Penn’s Rowaida Attia Walid at No. 7 to help win the national title (Feb. 26) …  Picked up a 3-0 first-round win in the Holleran West division at the CSA Individual Championships against Haverford’s Kaitlin Reese (March 3).

2015-16 (Sophomore):
Opened the season with a win at the No. 4 position over Stanford’s Zandra Ho, 11-0, 11-9, 11-6, Nov. 20 … Defated Penn’s Michelle Wong at the No. 6 position, 11-13, 11-6, 12-10, 11-5, Jan. 9 … Took down Princeton’s Samantha Chai at the No. 6 position, 11-9, 11-7, 11-6, Jan. 10 … Swept Columbia’s Maya Patel at the No. 6 position, 11-5, 11-4, 11-9, Feb. 6 … Cruised past Cornell’s Reut Odinak at the No. 6 position, 11-3, 11-5, 11-5, Feb. 7 … Blanked Brown’s Emily Richmond at the No. 4 position, 11-3, 11-2, 11-2, Feb. 12 … Toppled Yale’s Selena Maity at the No. 6 position, 11-7, 11-3, 11-7, Feb. 14 … Cruised past Cornell’s Reut Odinak in a Howe Cup quarterfinal at the No. 6 position, 11-7, 11-4, 11-8, Feb. 26 … Swept Penn’s Rowaida Attia Walid at the No. 6 position in the Howe Cup final, 13-11, 11-7, 11-3, Feb. 28. 

2014-15 (Freshman):
Finished the season with a perfect 14-0 record playing primarily at the No. 5 position … Opened the season with a win over Dartmouth’s, Oona Morris 11-3, 11-4, 11-4, at the No. 4 position Dec. 2 … Earned her second win of the season at the No. 4 position, 11-1, 11-0, 11-4, over Boston College’s Katherine Nueberger Dec. 7 … Defeated Princeton’s Rachel Leizman 11-8, 11-6, 6-11, 11-1 at the No. 6 position  Jan. 10 … Scored a victory over Penn’s Camille Lanier 11-7, 11-2, 11-4 at the No. 6 position Jan. 11 … Defeated Franklin & Marshall’s Dulakshi Elikewela 11-3, 11-5, 11-5 at the No. 4 position Jan. 12 … Swept Cornell’s Lindsay Seginson 11-8, 11-2, 11-5 Jan. 31 … Scored a victory over Columbia’s Alisha Maity, 11-9, 11-2, 11-6, Feb. 1 … Took down Stanford’s Christina Huchro 11-5, 11-2, 13-15, 11-1 at the No. 2 position Feb. 1 … Defeated Trinity’s Ashley Tidman 11-9, 10-12, 11-8, 11-5 Feb. 4 … Scored a victory over Yale’s Shiyuan Mao, 11-5, 11-6, 11-13, 11-8, Feb. 6 … Bested Brown’s Mina Shakarshy 11-7, 11-6, 11-6 at the No. 4 position Feb. 8 … Defeated George Washington’s Emely Levyn 11-2, 11-2, 11-3 in the opening round of the 2015 CSA Team National Championships Feb. 13 … Bested Princeton’s Leizman 8-11, 11-3, 11-4, 11-3 in a How Cup semifinal matchup Feb. 14 ... Took down Trinity’s Tidman 13-11, 11-15, 11-4 Feb. 15, helping the Crimson take home the 2015 Howe Cup.

Before Harvard:
After playing one year of varsity squash at the Catholic High School of Kuala Lumpur she moved to Connecticut to attend the Taft School for the rest of her high school career… Named the 2007 Selangor State Sports Council Most Promising Sportswoman… Was tabbed team captain all four years of high school… At Taft she was named a Founders League Squash All Star in 2012, 2013 and 2014… Earned State MVP honors in 2012… A Malaysian National Junior Champion at the under 13, 15, 17 and 19 levels… Australian Junior Open Champion at the under 13 and 15 levels… Won an U-17 US Junior Open Champion and an U-19 Dutch Junior Open Champion… A finalist with the U-19 Asian Junior team… A New England division one champion in 2012…  Was an honor roll student all three years at the Taft School… Her brother, Wei Keen Young was a squash stand out at the University of Melbourne.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS