|High School:||Norwich Free Academy|
As a Freshman in 2013:
Appeared in seven-of-eight of the Bobcats’ meets in 2013…Posted a time of 20:25.40, good enough for 21st place overall, at the Stony Brook Invitational on Aug. 31…Crossed the line in 28th place on Sept. 7 at the Bryant Invitational with a time of 16:40.8…Ran the Paul Short Invitational on Sept. 21 in 28:25…Finished the New England Championships in 27:14 on Oct. 12…Landed in 78th place at the CCSU Mini Meet with a time of 16:26.05…Was the sixth-fastest Bobcat at the MAAC Championship on Nov. 1 with a time of 28:27.53…Finished a season-best fourth-fastest on the team at the NCAA Regionals with a time of 34:43.1.
Attended Norwich Free Academy…Was a three-sport star at Norwich as he helped guide his team to eight total Eastern Connecticut Conference championships…Guided the team to three straight cross country (2009-11), indoor track (2010-12) and two straight outdoor track (2010-11) Eastern Conn. Conference championships…Among his individual accolades he finished third overall at the 2013 New England Championship in 800 meters for track at 1:54.08 which earned him All-New England honors…Won the 2013 Eastern Conn. Conference cross country individual championship…Undefeated individually during 2012 cross country regular season…2013 Indoor Track Sprint Medley Relay state open champions…School record holder in indoor track 600m and 800m…Two-time All-Conference in cross country, three-time All-Conference in indoor track (once All-State) and four-time All-Conference in outdoor track (once All-New England)…4x400m relay Eastern Conn. Conference Championship meet record holder…The New London Day Athlete of the Year for boys cross country in 2012…The Norwich Bulletin Athlete of the Year for boys cross country in 2012.
Born and raised in Norwich, Conn…Son of John and Shirley Liang…Has one older brother Kevin…Class President during sophomore and junior year and Class Vice President during senior year…President of Varsity (Letter) ‘N’ Club…Member of Athletic Leadership Council, Science National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, National Honor Society…Created his own YouTube Channel with videos of himself dancing as well as tutorials on how to dance which have accumulated a total of over 200,000 video views…Plans to major in P.A.