2017-18: Named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Scholar-Athlete as a freshman … Compiled an 11-2 overall ledger in ACC singles competition … Cruised to a (6-0, 6-0) victory over Shene Disbergen of Virginia Tech … Won four-consecutive matches against ACC foes in Natsumi Okamoto of Pitt (6-2, 5-7, 10-5), North Carolina’s Marika Akkerman (4-6, 6-2, 6-2), Shene Disbergen of Virginia Tech (6-0, 6-0) and Tayla Stenta of NC State (1-6, 6-2, 6-1) … Competed against one ranked foe in No. 120 Katelyn Jackson of Texas Tech and captured the victory (6-2, 6-4) … Teamed up with Meible Chi to form a successful doubles tandem where they defeated No. 50 Ana Madcur/Sinead Lohan of Miami (6-2) as unranked doubles partners.
Before Duke: Helped her team win the USTA Girls’ 18 National Team Championships in 2017…Won the 2017 and 2016 Southern California Championships…October and November National Selection Champion in 2016…2016 Zimmerman National Finalist…3rd Place at 2016 May National Selection…Finalist at 2016 February National Selection…Winter Nationals Finalist in 2015…helped team finish in first place at the Intersectional Team Championships in 2015…Won the 2015 Hardcourt National Consolation bracket, beating the third, sixth and ninth seeds along the way…February 2015 National Selection Champion…Fourth place at the 2014 Easter Bowl…as a freshman, went undefeated at the high school level and won the individual San Diego CIF.
Personal: Born Hannah Zhao on March 18, 2000…Daughter of Hui Zhao and Wei Li.