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Three Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Players Receive Trophies at the ACUI National Table Tennis Championships

July 06, 2012

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Three players from the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi table tennis team received trophies at the Association of College Unions International (ACUI)2012 College Table Tennis National Championships held June 29 to July 1 in Bloomington, Ind.

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University winners were:

  • Wahsin Leeskul – second place in men’s singles, and first place in men’s doubles
  • Xiaoling (Shelly) Huang – second place both in women’s singles and doubles (partner with Thi Nguyen)
  • Thi Nguyen – fourth place in women’s singles, and second in doubles (partner with Xiaoling “Shelly” Huang)

The national competition included teams from Texas Southern University, the University of Houston, the University of Michigan, the University of Arizona, the University of Utah, and the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. The team qualified for the national competition during the 2012 Region 12 Recreation Tournament held in March at Texas State University.

The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Table Tennis Club formed in 2011, but became an official recreational club for the University in 2012. Dr. Paul Zimba serves as the team’s faculty advisor.

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