Cal Moves to Third as Bootsma Takes the 100-Back Title and Acker Wins the 200 Free
Placed 41st in the 200-yard freestyle at 2012 NCAAs with a time of 1:47.51.
Placed third with Cal's 400-yard freestyle relay at the 2012 Pac-12 Championships with a time of 3:16.80.
Placed 17th in the 100-yard freestyle at 2012 Pac-12s with a time of 49.76.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB SUCCESS
Her International School of Beijing team was the China Cup champion with unbeaten seasons in 2009, 2010 and 2011 and the Asian Pacific Athletic Conference champion with undefeated seasons from 2009-11.
Cheng was named her team's varsity team captain from 2009-11 and her school's 2010 Athlete of the Year.
Anchored the Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics club's winning 400-meter medley relay and swam the third leg of PASA's winning 400-meter freestyle relay at the 2011 U.S. Junior National Championships.
Born on May 9, 1993, in Beijing, China.
Parents are Wong-ping and Catherine Cheng.
A cousin, Lindsey Yeh, previously attended Cal.
Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese and French.