Wenjing Deng
Wenjing  Deng

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Whitby, Ontario

High School:
Sinclair Secondary School

2017 Sophomore Season Highlights

  • Scored 77.3333 in the duet routine at the OSU Invitational
  • Scored 73.2333 in the trio routine at the Jessica Beck Memorial Tournament
  • Competed in 5 team events, her best score being 85.3667
  • Placed 1st in her 3 team events at Jessica Beck, North Regionals, and the US Collegiate Championships
  • On OSU's team that won the overall US Collegiate Championships
  • Was an OSU Scholar-Athlete
  • 2017 All-American Award Recipient
  • 2016-2017 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar

2016 Freshman Season Highlights
  • Named a 2016 U.S. Collegiate All-American
  • Made U.S. Collegiate All-Academic Team, and was a scholar athlete
  • Joann Ferguson Kale award winner
  • Part of the Scarlet Team that won every event except for finishing runner-up at the US Collegiate Championships
  • Swam six solo routines with a season-best score of 85.0000
  • Finished second in the solo at the North Regional Championship
Prior to Ohio State
  • 2014 Aretiac, Best Figures Award
  • 2012 Granite team, Most Improved Award
  • Three-time letter winner for Granite and lettered for the Aretiac team
  • Granite and Areitac Synchronized Swimming Club team and duet member
  • Lacrosse team member and letter winner of the Sinclair Secondary School
Personal
  • Daughter of Rachel and Peter Deng
  • Born on Feb. 26, 1997
  • Enjoys snowboarding, skateboarding, tanning and sewing
  • Lists her greatest thrill prior to OSU as swimming at the 2014 Junior World Championship in Finland