Crystal Yang
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    Crystal Yang

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Walnut, Calif.

    High School:
    Walnut

    Position:
    Sabre

    2007-08: Junior Crystal Yang made great improvements last year in epee and will now compete on the women's saber team along with Angelica Plazas this year.

    2006-07: Yang improved her skills on the women's epee team throughout the season ... at the Nick Toth Open she finished tied third in mixed epee tournament ... she steadily improved her season finishes with a second-place showing at the New Mexico Open and going on to win the women's event at the Falcon Open ... she had a combined dual meet record of 14-16 ... she concluded the season with a fifth-place finish at the West Regional tournament. 2005-06: Competed in the 2006 NCAA Western Regionals ... finished ninth ... served as team manager.

    Before Air Force: Enjoys art, tennis, the violin and fencing ... earned two letters in tennis ... high school team won the San Antonio Championship and was CIF semi-finalists ... coached by Mr. Goosens ... mother's name is Mi Hwa Yang ... has two siblings, Erica and Lila.

    Academy: In Cadet Squadron 35 ... major is civil engineering ... wants to become a civil engineer and an Air Force pilot.

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