Women's Rowing

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    Christina Yang
    Christina Yang

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Northridge, Calif.

    High School:
    Harvard-Westlake HS

    Height:
    5-4

    Position:
    Coxswain

    Experience:
    NA

    05/19/2013

    USC Varsity Eight Claims Pac-12 Women's Rowing Title

    The top-ranked USC women's rowing team finished second by just a point and a half at the Pac-12 Championships

    04/29/2013

    No. 1 USC and No. 5 UCLA Set to Race in Annual Dual

    The Women of Troy and the Bruins will race on the waters of Ballona Creek in Marina Del Rey on Saturday, May 4

    04/21/2013

    Top-Ranked Women of Troy Claim Natoma Invitational Title

    USC's varsity eight boat cleared the finish line ahead of Cal and Stanford to give the Trojans Natoma's crown

    04/20/2013

    No. 1 USC Speeds Through First Day of Lake Natoma Invitational

    The top-ranked Women of Troy rowed to seven wins out of nine races on Saturday

    04/16/2013

    Top-Ranked Trojans Set for Lake Natoma Invitational

    The Women of Troy will face tough competition in Northern California as the newly-ranked No. 1 team in the nation

    2012-13
    Christina Yang enters her novice season with the Women of Troy.

    CLUB AND HIGH SCHOOL
    Yang prepped at Harvard-Westlake School in Studio City, Calif. She ran track and field and cross country under head coaches Jonas Koolsbergen and Timothy Sharpe. She is a two-time Coach's Award Winner in Track and Field and was voted the JV girls' most improved in cross country in 2012. Yang helped her team to Mission League titles in both 2009 and 2010. In the classroom, she graduated Cum Laude in 2012 and was a four-year member of the honor roll (2009-12). Yang was an AP Scholar with distinction, a National AP Scholar, and won the CSPA Gold Circle Award as a senior.

    PERSONAL
    Christina Yang was born on June 19, 1994, in Los Angeles, Calif.... parents are John Yang and Annie Cho... has one brother named Steve... a member of USC's Freshman Science Honors Program and Alpha Lambda Delta... enjoys baking and photography in her spare time... aspires to become a physician... majoring in biological sciences.