Jennifer Yang has made an immediate impact at the University of Washington.
In her first year with the Huskies, Yang has recorded three top- 20 finishes in
five events, including a T2 at the Edean Ihlandfeld Invitational. In 15 rounds, she
holds a stroke average of 74.13. Last year, Yang, No. 237 in the Women’s World
Amateur Golf Ranking, won the Royale Cup Canadian Junior Girls Championship. In 2011, Yang also defended her crown at the British Columbia Junior
BIRTHDATE December 10, 1993
BIRTHPLACE Busan (formerly Pusan), South Korea
BEST GOLF TIP Hit it straight and don’t think too much about your swing.
BALL MARKER Depends, sometimes use coins or a special ball marker.
FAVORITE NON-GOLF ATHLETE Lionel Messi (forward for FC Barcelona).
LOVE TO TRADE PLACES WITH FOR A DAY Someone in Korea.
HIDDEN TALENT I am good at rollerblading.
ON MY iPOD “It Will Rain” and “Grenade” by
FAVORITE MOVIE(S) “A Few Good Men,”
“Rain Man,” and “Inception.”
WORDS TO LIVE BY Live a life that you won’t
regret later in the future.
DREAM FOURSOME Me, Rickie Fowler, Bruno
Mars and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.
FAVORITE FOOD Korean.
FAVORITE GOLFER Rickie Fowler.
FAVORITE CLUB All of my woods.
SHOT I LOVE TO PRACTICE Driver.
BIGGEST FEAR Watching horror movies.
FAVORITE COURSE Karsten Creek in Stillwater, Okla.
NEEDS IMPROVEMENT Increasing distance.
LOWEST ROUND EVER 66.
AGE I FIRST BROKE 70 14.
WHAT’S IN THE BAG
DRIVER Ping Rapture V2, FAIRWAY WOODS Ping i15 3- and 5-woods
and Callaway X 9-wood, HYBRIDS Ping G20 23 and 27 degrees,
IRONS Ping i15 regular graphite shafts, WEDGES Titleist Vokey 52
and 58 degrees, PUTTER Odyssey, BALL Titleist Pro V1.
Most beautiful hole in golf. Pebble Beach #7
Can anyone find me in this picture? This pic is hanging
up at one of the cafes on campus and took me 2 yrs to
find me! http://t.co/XyPHOo8w
Just been hitting balls at Royal Portrush...freezing cold!
Can’t feel my fingers! :-( #baltic
Unplayable on 12 put a nice Snowman on my card---I’m
blaming the Groundhog for that one! But, made the cut &
playin the weekend! #movintime
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