Kaixuan 'Sherry' Zhang
    Kaixuan 'Sherry'  Zhang


    Hu Bei, China

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    Salukis place 12 on MVC Swimming and Diving Scholar-Athlete team

    SIU Swimming and Diving recognized for their excellence in the classroom


    Kaixuan 'Sherry' Zhang battles at nationals to finish in top-half of competition

    Zhang's trip to the NCAA Championships marked the fifth time a Saluki qualified for nationals in SIU history.


    Zhang set to compete at the NCAA Championships for second straight year

    Last year Zhang came away with a third-place finish and First-Team All-American honors in the three-meter dives.


    Zhang qualifies for NCAA Championships in one- and three-meter dives

    This is the second-consecutive year Zhang has advanced to nationals, and the fifth time a Saluki has qualified.


    Zhang, Chen and Skelton look to qualify for NCAA Championships in diving

    This weekend's zone diving qualifying event is the final step to qualify for nationals.


    MVC Swimming & Diving Championships (Day Four)

    MVC Swimming & Diving Championships (Day Four); Feb. 21, 2015

    2013-14 (Sophomore): Named First-Team All-MVC...An MVC Scholar-Athlete...Competed in 10 meets during the year, including the NCAA Finals...Finished third in both the one and three-meter dives at the NCAA Finals...Earned All-America honors for her performances at the NCAA Finals...Won 15 events on the year...Broke the school record for both the one and three-meter competition eight times over the course of the year...Broke the MVC, MVC Championship, school and pools records in both the one and three-meter dives during the MVC Championships...Did not finish lower than third-place in any event during the year...Five-time MVC Diver of the Week.

    2012-13 (Freshman): First-team All-Conference Selection...Competed in six meets...Won the three-meter dive at the MVC Championship, setting a pool and MVC Championship record (351.60)...Won four events on the year...Posted nine top-three finishes...Two-time MVC Diver of the Week.

    Personal: Full given name is Kaixuan Zhang, but goes by Sherry...Daughter of Mu Hong Jun and Zhang Xiao Yu...Born Oct. 10, 1990.