Lily Zhang

AKA #LIONHEARTLILY

She’s been making headlines since her decision to go pro a year ago. In 2019, she became the only American player to ever make it into the Semifinals at the Women’s World Cup, earning her the nickname Lionheart Lily.

ABOUT LILY ZHANG 張安

  • Birthday: June 6th
  • Birthplace: Palo Alto, CA
  • Alma Mater: UC Berkley
  • College Major: Psychology
  • Favorite Food(s): Mom’s homemade dumplings + boba
  • Pets: 2 cats
  • Dream Vacation: Maldives

HER CAREER

Represents: U.S.A.
World Ranking: 28 (February 2020)
Years Playing: 17 total, 1 professionally
Club: Indian Community Center

HER PLAYING STYLE

  • Dominant Hand: Right
  • Style of Play: Offensive
  • Grip: Shakehand

HER TITLES

Titles:

  • 5x US National Champion (’12, ’14, ’16, ’17, ’19)
  • 2019 Women’s World Cup Semifinalist
  • 2019 Pan American Champion
  • 2019 US Open Champion
  • 2012, 2016 US Olympian
  • 2014 Youth Olympic Games Bronze Medalist