UC Davis posts a 4-over team score through 36 holes at the Westbrook Spring Invitational
2016-17: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR... ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE FIRST TEAM... Carded a bogey-free round of 5-under 67 on the final round of the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Invitational to finish in a tie for 15th place out of 93 in her first collegiate tournament... Her five-under par is also the team-leading low round for the season and her best performance of the season... She carried the momentum into the next weekend where her match victory at the East and West Match Play Challenge to helped the Ags upset tournament host Michigan...Rallied from the first two rounds of the Peg Barnard Invitational to card a team-best 1-under-par 70 to climb up 26 places on the individual leader board to finish in a tie for 15th place... Was the top Aggie finisher at the Westbrook Spring Invitational, recording a 1-under 71 in the third round to finish with 217 total and tied for 19th overall our of 76... Following conference play, Kim show a 5-under-par 67 to finish 10th at the U.S. Women's Amateur qualifying tournament and advance to the championships.
DOUGHERTY VALLEY HS '16: Named Diablo Foothill Athletic League MVP as a senior after winning all-league first-team accolades the previous two years... Won the 2014 CIF NorCal Regional golf tournament in a sudden-death playoff after shooting a 2-under 70... Helped lead DVHS to a second-place finish at the championship... Finished T-8th at CIF State Championships at Poppy Hills GC in Pebble Beach.
PERSONAL: Born in San Ramon, Calif... Parents are Matthew and Suzanne Kim... Proudest personal accomplishment took place when she built houses in Mexico with her church group during spring break... Just missed qualifying for the U.S. Women's Open in 2014, finishing fourth at sectional qualifying... Career sports highlight was winning NorCal championship during her junior year of high school... Title of her autobiography would be "Yoo need to hear about Yoonhee"... Take away everything but "My boots! I love boots!"