Wendi Kong
Wendi Kong
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Cupertino, Calif.
High School: Monta Vista
Major: Chemical Engineering

2013-14: Stepped in as a freshman and posted the second-highest total of singles wins … first team All-NEWMAC at No. 6 singles … finished with an 18-8 singles mark … 1-2 in doubles … won her first collegiate outing with a 6-0, 6-0 decision against Emerson (9/7) … that was the start to a five-match win streak to start her season … went on to score 6-0, 6-0 conference wins against Clark (10/1) and Smith (10/12) … finished the conference season with a 7-0 record … helped MIT to the NEWMAC championship with a 6-2, 6-2 win against Wellesley (10/27) in the championship match … moved to the upper half of the singles flights in the spring season … scored her first win of the spring with a 6-1, 6-1 at No. 2 against #30 Bates (4/4) … picked up another win at No. 2, taking a 6-2, 6-1 triumph against #29 Vassar (4/19) … followed that up with back-to-back 6-2, 6-2 wins at No. 2 against #22 Brandeis (4/22) and Simmons (4/25) …  played her only doubles of the season in the NEWITT (10/18) tournament in the fall … teamed with Elysa Kohrs to take an 8-4 win over a team from Brandeis.

Off The Court at MIT: Majoring in chemical engineering.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Monta Vista High School … four-time letterwinner in tennis … played No. 1 singles for two years … two-time captain of the team … high school team was undefeated for two years … ranked No. 3 in the Norcal region and No. 112 in the nation … won the 2010 SCVAL Championship … AP Scholar … National Merit.