Lauryn Wu
Lauryn Wu
Year: First-Year
Hometown: McLean, Va.
High School: Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
Major: Undeclared

Before Harvard: Won the 2016 and 2018 USTA Virginia State Championship U18 singles tournament … 2017 USTA Mid-Atlantic Battle in the Burg U16 singles champion … Considered a top-70 prospect on the National Tennis Recruiting List in 2018 … Ranked No. 26 on National Tennis RPI List and landed in the top 45 on the National Tennis Recruiting List in 2015… Founder and CEO of Play to Fight Tennis Organization … Awarded third-place honors nationally at the 2017 Siemens Competition after taking first at regionals; authored paper published in arXiv … 2017 SPJ/JEA High School Essay Contest national first-place winner … Two-time qualifier for the American Invitational Mathematics Examination (2013, 2016) … Served as president of TJ Active Science Alliance Club (2015-19) … Volunteered at KEEN Greater DC Tennis from 2015-18 … Served as a lab researcher from 2016-19 for Dr. Qiliang Li.