ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
June Tiong
June Tiong
Height: 5-4
Year: Junior
Hometown: Sarawak, Malaysia
High School: SMK St. Joseph
House Affiliation: Currier

2009-10 (Senior):
Named to All-America second team ... Compiled an 8-6 overall record ... Earned two victories at CSA Individual Championships ... Boasted a 6-4 record at the No. 3 slot ... Went 2-1 at CSA Team Championships, winning against Penn in national final (Feb. 28).

2008-09 (Sophomore):
Named to CSA All-America second team ... Stood at 4-5 at the No. 1 slot ... Began season with a 4-0 record after downing opponents from Brown, Williams, Dartmouth and Cornell.

2007-08 (Freshman):
Garnered First Team All-America honors in her freshman campaign ... Named Ivy League Rookie of the Year and was named to the All-Ivy First Team ... Had the longest run of any Harvard women’s player in the 2008 CSA National Championship “A” bracket, advancing to the national semifinals ... Began season with a 4-0 record, defeating opponents from Brown, Stanford, Dartmouth and Cornell ... Captured key wins against Stanford and Dartmouth in consolation rounds of the Howe Cup ... Finished season with a 6-6 record at No. 1 and a 9-7 overall mark.

Background:
Comes to Harvard from Malaysia where she attended St. Teresa's in Kutching... In 2001 she won the Geoff Hunt/Heather McKay Jr. Squash Championships in Australia... In 2002 she won both the Michelle Martin Jr. Squash Championships and the David Palmer Jr. Squash Championships in Australia... Was the Director of community service for the Interact Club from 2003-2004 and served as secretary from 2005-2006... Other interests include reading and playing the piano.