Jacinta Chen
Jacinta Chen
Height: 5-8
Year: So
Hometown: Hong Kong
High School: International School
College: Pomona

At Pomona-Pitzer: Entering her second season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Women's Tennis team.

2017-18: Went 7-6 in singles last season...Took SCIAC All-Academic Honors

High School: Attended Hong Kong International School in Hong Kong, where she was a member of the tennis team and served as a captain for two years... Played 1st/2nd singles and 1st doubles... Was three-time team MVP and two-time all-APAC... Led the Dragons to four APAC Championships, four China Cup Championships, three ISSFHK D1 Team Championships, and one HKSSF D2 Team Championship... Represented Hong Kong at two international events... Was a member of the National Honor Society... Two-time winner of Excellence in French Award... National Merit Scholarship Commended Student... AP Scholar with Distinction... Led school's chapter of the National Honor Society, Humanities Center, UNICEF Club, and Junto - The Student Newspaper.

Personal: Attends Pomona College... Has an older sister named Carina, who attended Wellesley College and played varsity tennis for four years... Her parents are Natalie and Andrew Chen... Enjoys taking photos, traveling, and painting in her free time... Writes and works for "The Student Life" - 5C Student Newspaper... Lists "The First Crusade: Monks of War" with Professor Wolf as the most enjoyable class she has taken at Pomona thus far... Chose Pomona "because of its amazing balance between tennis and academics, tight-knit community, and beautiful weather."