Kaixuan 'Sherry' Zhang
    Kaixuan 'Sherry'  Zhang

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Hu Bei, China

    High School:
    Carbondale

    Height:
    5-0

    Event:
    Diving

    Birthdate:
    10/10/1990


    04/09/2015

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

    SIU Swimming and Diving recognized for their excellence in the classroom

    03/20/2015

    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.

    03/18/2015

    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.

    03/14/2015

    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.

    03/11/2015

    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.

    02/21/2015

    MVC Swimming & Diving Championships (Day Four)

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

    2014-15 (Junior):
    Finished in top-half in both the one and three-meter dives at the NCAA Championships…Named to the CSCAA Scholar All-American Team…Named MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week for her performances at the MVC Championship…Won 16 events on the year…Broke her own previous record at the MVC Championship...Holds school and Dr. Edward J. Shea Natatorium records in both the one and three-meter dives during the MVC Championships... Earning her second consecutive MVC Diver of the Year honor…Earned eight MVC Diver of the Week honors.

    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.

    Friday, Sept 18
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, Sept 19
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. All Day
    Friday, Sept 25
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, Sept 26
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. All Day
    Saturday, Oct 3
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. All Day