Three current Aggies take on select field at Pinehurst No. 2 and No. 8 from May 27-31
CAREER RANKINGS: Will finish 2nd in school history in scoring average behind LPGA Tour player Demi Runas (73.91, 2009-13)... Enters NCAA Regional with 74.28 average, well ahead of No. 3 Alice Kim (74.53, 2007-11)... Ranks 3rd in rounds at par or better (36), 5th in top-five finishes (9)... A top-10 finish at the 2017 regional will move her into t5th in that category (Bryana Gregory, 16).
2016-17: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE FIRST TEAM for the maximum fourth year... BIG WEST NCAA ALBUQUERQUE REGIONAL QUALIFIER... BIG WEST CONFERENCE ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM... Carded a 2-over-par 74 to finish in a tie for 38th place at the NCAA Albuquerque Region Women's Golf Championships... Marking the end of her collegiate career, the final tournament placed her career stroke average at 74.30, second best in school history... She earned her berth into the tournament as just on six at-large individual competitors in the 18-team tournament... At the end of conference play, she led the team in stroke average (73.89), rounds of par or better (8) and top-10 finishes (3)... She took home her best finish of the year at the Denver's Golfweek Conference Challenge, finishing fifth out of 90 competitors at 2-under overall after stringing together four birdies for a bogey-free 4-under 68 in round 3... The other two top-ten finishes came at the Peg Barnard Invitational (7th) and at the Anuenue Spring Break Classic (6th)... She finished even-par at the Anuenue Spring Break Classic, her best performance of the spring season and helping her team to their best overall finish of the year... Another highlight came at the East and West Match Play Challenge where she never trailed her match opponent to lift the Ags to victory in an upset over tournament host Michigan.
2015-16: ALL-BIG WEST FIRST TEAM for third consecutive season... NCAA STANFORD REGIONAL QUALIFIER... Big West Championship medalist with 4-over 220... Won by a stroke over Kassidy Teare of Long Beach State after picking up birdie on 54th hole to break a tie... Closed the event with a 1-under 71... Opened NCAA Stanford Regional with 2-over 73... Shot a season-best 4-under 67 at Stanford Intercollegiate, site of NCAA Stanford Regional... Also had 69 in second round of stroke play at East-West Match Play Classic during the fall, eventually carding 2-under total... Finished 1 under at Northwestern's Windy City Collegiate in October... Was T-4th at East-West... Tied teammate Andrea Wong for most rounds at par or better (7)... Big West win was first of her collegiate career.
2014-15: ALL-AMERICA HONORABLE MENTION by Women's Golf Coaches Association... BIG WEST PLAYER OF THE YEAR... ALL-BIG WEST FIRST TEAM for the second straight year... Won the 63-player Peg Barnard Invitational at Stanford, was second at Anuenue Spring Break Classic and third at the Big West Championships... Had three top 10s in a row late in the season... Was T-4th at Washington's Edean Ihlandfeldt Invitational during the fall... Led UC Davis in low round (66), rounds at par or better (14), top-fives (4) and top 20's (7)... Team leader with 73.2 average... Big West Co-Player of the Month for February... Joined Andrea Wong, Blair Lewis and Betty Chen in playing every round... Fired her career-best 66 during the first round at Peg Barnard Invitational, finishing 5 under overall.
2013-14: ALL-BIG WEST FIRST TEAM...Finished second on the team with 75.1 scoring average... Placed in top 10 five times, including finishing fourth at Golfweek Conference Challenge in just her third tournament... Had a T-5th showing at Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational, following with a T-6th at Anuenue Spring Break Classic in her next tournament... Earned a T-6th at Hoosier Fall Invitational and T-7th at Big West Championship... Finished at par for her at Spartan Invitational for her best 54-hole score (216)... Had a par-71 in final round at Hoosier Invitational for her low round... Capped her year by qualifying for the 2014 U.S. Women's Open... She had five birdies during her first round 3-over 73 at Pinehurst No. 2, tying professional Michelle Wie and amateur Mathilda Cappeliez for most on the first day.
HIGH SCHOOL/PERSONAL: Member of E-Club Sacramento GC... Won 2013 NCGA Women's Amateur at Spyglass Hill... Four-time All-City selection at Granite Bay HS... Played in both CIF NorCal and State championships three times... Finished t4th, t8th and t9th at state tourney during sophomore through senior years, respectively... Graduated in 2013 with a 4.0-plus grade-point average... Psychology major... Daughter of Bruce & Pia Lee.