Cindy Cheng
Cindy Cheng
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Orlando, FL
High School: Dr. Phillips
Position: Back, Free
Major: Human Health
Parents: Haibing & Shuping

Career Best Times:

25.32 50 Free 2/20/2015 Emory Invitational
52.20 100 Free 12/4/2014 Miami Invitational
1:49.27 200 Free 3/16/2016 NCAA Championships
4:54.48 500 Free 2/11/2014 UAA Championships
25.18 50 Back 3/16/2016 UAA Championships
54.74* 100 Back 3/16/2016 NCAA Championships
1:59.46 200 Back 2/17/2016 UAA Championships

* - Emory School Record


2015 All-America 200 Free 6th
800 Free Relay 2nd
All-America Honorable Mention 200 Back 10th
UAA Champion 200 Back
400 Free Relay
800 Free Relay
All-UAA 100 Back 2nd
200 Back 1st
400 Free Relay 1st
800 Free Relay 1st
2016 National Champion 200 Medley Relay
400 Medley Relay
800 Free Relay
All-America 200 Medley Relay 1st
400 Medley Relay 1st
800 Free Relay 1st
100 Back 4th
200 Free 6th
University Athletic Association Swimmer of the Year
UAA Champion 200 Free
200 Back
800 Free Relay
400 Free Relay
All-UAA 200 Free 1st
200 Back 1st
800 Free Relay 1st
400 Free Relay 1st


Prior to Emory:

Was a four-year member of the Dr. Phillips High School team, serving as the team captain during her senior year... Was a three-time top-three finisher at the state championships and a school-record holder in four events... Helped her team to a runner-up finish at the state championships in 2012 and a fourth-place finish in 2013... Recorded career-best times of 56.32 in the 100 back, 1:53.56 in the 200 free, 52.93 in the 100 free and 2:08.52 in the 200 back... Swam for the Southwest Starts club team and was a YMCA National Swimmer... Also played water polo in high school.


Born February 18th... Was a Scholar All-American and a National Honor Society member in high school.

Why she chose Emory:

"I chose Emory because of the amazing academics and athletics.  It has a good balance between both."