A solid player and competitor who battled injuries during much of her career … finished her career with a 80.12 stroke average in 25 rounds of play … her top collegiate round was an even-par 72, while her best 54-hole total was a 228 (+12) … both of those marks came during Kim[apos]s freshman season … had 13 of a possible 20 rounds scored for the team … missed all of the fall season of her freshman campaign, but came back strong in the second semester and earned all-BIG EAST honors … only played in one event as a sophomore … made her only appearances of the 2009 and 2010 seasons at the NCAA Central Regional …. earned a monogram as a freshman.
AS A SENIOR: Competed in two events on the season, one of which came as an individual … finished the season with an 83.20 scoring average … season best finish came at the Bettie Lou Evans Invite, where she carded a twenty over-par 163 to finish in a tie for 66th (81-82) … finished off her career by playing in the NCAA Central Regional … shot a 263 in NCAA play, which put her in a tie for 96th (87-83-83) … her final round 83 counted towards Notre Dame[apos]s team score.
AS A JUNIOR: Came back to play in the NCAA Central Regional, her first competitive tournament in over a year … shot a 262 (88-86-88) … her second round 86 counted towards the team score.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Played in one event … struggled with injuries during most of the season … carded a 237 (+21, 77-80-80) to tie for 58th at the Rio Verde Collegiate Invitational during the spring season.
AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete during the first semester due to an injury … was a vital part to the Fighting Irish lineup during the spring season … played in all five tournaments during the second semester … registered a 77.71 scoring average, which ranked third on the team during the spring campaign … had 11 of her 14 rounds scored for the team … earned all-BIG EAST honors by placing eighth at the BIG EAST Championship … carded a season-best three-round total of 228 (+12, 72-78-78) at the conference tournament … her even-par 72 during the first round was her top round of the season … tied for team-leading honors during her collegiate debut at the Central District Classic … shot a 14-over par 230 (76-73-81) to tie for 30th along with her teammate Noriko Nakazaki at the event … posted a 13-over par 229 (77-75-77) to tie for 65th at the UNLV Spring Invitational … registered a 241 (+25, 82-82-77) to tie for 48th at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational … shot a 16-over par 160 (78-82) to tie for 57th at the Indiana Invitational at the Crooked Stick Golf Club … earned a monogram.
PREP & PERSONAL: A native of Bayside, N.Y., where she attended Bayside High School … had an impressive July of 2005 with a victory at the Lessing[apos]s AJGA Classic with a 213 (74-70-69) and a runner-up finish a week later at the Randall Parker Shootout at Wild Quail by carding a 218 (75-68-75) … closed out the month with a 226 (73-75-78) at the McDonald[apos]s Betsy Rawls Girls Championship to tie for ninth … the daughter of So Joong and Sun Hee Kim … has two siblings … graduated from the College of Arts and Letters as a design major.
Kim[apos]s Career Statistics
|Year||Tournaments||Rds/Tm Rds||Count||Strokes||Avg.||Top Rd||Top 36||Top 54||Top Finish (Field)- Event (Score)|
|2006-07||5||14/14||11||1,088||77.71||72 (E)||149 (+5)||228(+12)||8th (34)- BIG EAST Championship (228)|
|2007-08||1||3/0||0||237||79.00||77 (+5)||157 (+13)||237(+21)||T-58th (106)- Rio Verde Invitational (237)|
|2008-09||1||3/3||1||262||87.33||86 (+14)||174 (+30)||262(+46)||104th (108)- NCAA Central Regional (262)|
|2009-10||2||5/3||1||416||83.20||81 (+9)||163 (+20)||253 (+37)||T-66th (82)- Bettie Lou Evans Invite (163)|
|Totals||9||25/20||13||2,003||80.12||72 (E)||149 (+5)||228 (+12)||8th (34)- 2007 BIG EAST Championship (228)|