As a junior in 2011-12: Played in 10 events with an 80.32 stroke average, recording a pair of top-25 finishes ... her best finish came at the Richmond Spider Invitational (Oct. 10-11) where she tied for 18th after shooting 82-74-77 (+17) ... followed that with a 20th-place finish at the Rutgers Women's Invitational (Oct. 14-15) ... named to the 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
As a sophomore in 2010-11: Competed in all 10 events for the Red Storm, finishing second on the team with a 80.20 stroke average ... had her best event of the year at the C&F Bank Intercollegiate (March 19-20) tying for second place with a 74-74--148(+4) ... tied for 13th at the Brown Invitational with a 75-75--150(+6) ... tied for 18th at the EKU El Diablo Intercollegiate with a 84-82-78--233(+17).
Before St. John's: Played for Northern Arizona as a freshman in 2009-10... competed in eight events and 21 rounds for the Lumberjacks and posted a 78.6 round average ... totaled two top-20 finishes, including a seventh-place showing in the Red Rocks Invitational when she carded a 75-77--152 while competing as an individual ... graduated from Hamilton High School in 2009 and helped the team to two state championship runner-up finishes (2006, 2008) ... took fifth place at the state championship in 2009 ... ranked as the 71st-best senior by the Junior Golf Scoreboard and 151st overall ... played for Team Arizona in the Girls Junior Americas Cup in 2007 and 2008
Personal: Born in Seoul, South Korea ... daughter of Jongsung and Sangsuk Kim ... has two sisters, Sehee Alexa and Younjin Anna ... plans to major in hospitality.
Kim Up Close:
Favorite golf course: Quintero Country Club (Arizona).
Future career plans: Playing in the LPGA.
Most reliable golf club: Driver, because I can hit it straight and far.
Favorite golfer: Adam Scott.
Age when started playing golf: 11.