At Washington 2013 (Senior): Earned Most Improved Award ... Honorable Mention All-Pac-12 Academic ... posted a 9.825 on bars at NCAA Regionals and also competed on floor ... posted a 9.800 on bars at the Pac-12 Championships ... competed on floor for the first time all season and posted a 9.750, tying her career-high ... posted a 9.800 on bars on senior night ... had a solid 9.825 on bars at OSU ... posted a 9.775 on bars at ASU ... competed on bars vs. No. 6 Utah ... tied for third at UCLA with a 9.850 on bars ... competed in the bars lineup vs. Arizona ... posted a career-high on bars at the Metroplex Challenge with a 9.875 ... made the bars lineup in the home opener and scored a 9.725.
2012 (Junior): Competed on bars, beam and floor ... had a career-best on beam at Arizona on Feb. 24 ... had a season-high on bars and floor vs. UCLA ... earned Honorable Mention All-Pac-12 Academic.
2011 (Sophomore): Was awarded the Fall 2010 Academic Achievement Award ... was awarded the "In the Classroom" and "In Life" awards by the coaches ... competed on floor at the Quad Meet on Jan. 15 posting a 9.650.
2010 (Freshman): As a freshman, competed in the first nine meets of the season on the bars and competed on the floor twice ... led the Huskies on bars with a 9.625 against No. 5 Oregon State on Jan. 23 ... recorded a new career-high with a 9.750 on the bars against SPU in the final home meet, as well as scoring a career-high on the floor of 9.750.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB Attended Magee Secondary School in Vancouver, B.C., Canada ... coached by David Kenwright at Surrey Gymnastics in Surrey, B.C., from 2007-09 ... also coached by Kenwright at Calgary Gym Center in Calgary, Alberta from 2006-07 ... finished second on bars and eighth in the all-around at the 2009 Canadian Nationals in Hamilton, Ontario ... team finished fourth ... Helped her team win the 2009 Provincials in Langley, B.C., in 2009, winning the all-around and the bars.
PERSONAL Phoebe Tham ... born in Singapore ... parents are Kelly Chiang and the late Derek Tham ... has a younger brother, Aaron.
Coach Bowers on Phoebe "Phoebe is practicing bars, beam and floor right now and is looking very strong on all three events. I really think that this is going to be her year to really shine."
Tham's Career Bests
9.875 at Metroplex (Jan. 26, 2013)
9.600 at Arizona (Feb. 24, 2012)
9.750, 2x, last at Pac-12's (March 23, 2013)
Getting to Know Phoebe Favorite color: Blue "If I were an animal, I would be..." A monkey Biggest celebrity crush: Ryan Gosling Favorite movie: The Blindside Dream vacation destination: Maldives Zodiac sign: Aries Favorite hang out in Seattle: Gasworks Park Favorite sport to watch: Hockey "If I could be awesome at any other sport, it would be..." Volleyball Favorite season: Summer "A random fact about me is..." I can speak two different languages fluently I couldn't live without... My friends and family Favorite thing to do in your spare time: Hang out with friends Guilty pleasure: Ice cream Music that gets you pumped up to compete: Justin Timberlake