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Table tennis, anyone?

Original post made on Nov 29, 2007

Listening to 11-year-olds Ariel Hsing and Lily Zhang talk is like watching a pingpong match. Sentences zip through the air, the girls volleying them back and forth in one seamless stream of conversation.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, November 28, 2007, 12:00 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by Robert, a resident of Jordan Middle School
on Nov 29, 2007 at 11:12 am

Very good article and very informative. Thanks.


Posted by Sash from Europe, a resident of another community
on Dec 4, 2007 at 12:52 am

Would you mind writing an article as informative as this one about the most talented young boys in US table tennis as well?
Information about US cadet/junior tt players is hard to find on the internet, the information given on the USATT webpage doesn't seem to be up to date... Thank you.


Posted by Resident, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Dec 4, 2007 at 8:28 am

Until the US refrains from calling Table Tennis, pingpong, it will never catch on as a serious sport. Give it its proper name and people will take it more seriously. Cmon, who wants to be known as a "pingpong champion"?


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