Golfweek Honorable Mention All-America ... All-ACC selection ... saw action in seven tournaments and posted a 73.33 stroke average ... saddled with a knee injury that forced her to miss the final four tournaments of the spring ... in her last tournament before getting injured, turned in a career-best tied for fifth placement with rounds of 71, 69 and 70 for a six-under, 210 ... notched six rounds of even or under par ... tied 18th at the Landfall Tradition with rounds of 70 and 75 ... helped the Blue Devils to victories at the Tar Heel Invitational and the Landfall Tradition ... finished the season ranked No. 49 in the Golfweek Individual listing.
Summer of 2017:
Placed tied 19th at the Le Coq Sportif Beijing Ladies Classic on the China LPGA with rounds of 68, 72 and 73 for a 213 … finished 69th in the EFG Hong Kong Ladies Open on the China LPGA with rounds of 78 and 73 … turned in a 20th place finish at the Wuhan Challenge on the China LPGA with rounds of 77, 69 and 70 for a 216 … missed the cut at the U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship with rounds of 78 and 80 … finished third in the “BridgeCC” China LPGA event with rounds of 69, 69 and 71 for a seven-under-par, 209 … tied for 14th at the China Provincial Games with rounds of 76, 73, 74 and 72.
Ranked No. 5 in the AJGA Polo Golf ranking, while listing No. 7 in the Golfweek rankings ... registered two victories in 2016, while playing on the AJGA ... totaled rounds of 71, 74 and 71 for a 216 to claim medalist honors at the AJGA Reno/Tahoe Junior ... won the Yani Tseng Invitational with rounds of 70, 68 and 68 for a 206 in back-to-back outings ... in six events in 2016, Wang finished no lower than 21st, while also notching a tied fifth placement at The PING Invitational ... collected six top-12 finishes in 2015 on the AJGA, including back-to-back second place outings at the Bishops Gate Golf Academy Junior and the AJGA Junior at Yolo Fliers ... was a 2016 First Team Rolex Junior All-America and 2015 honorable mention selection ... recognized as a Tri-Valley Sports Final Outstanding Athlete by Alameda County in 2015 ... earned the Varsity Athlete Award from Amador Valley High School as a junior ... two-time captain for Amador Valley ...member of the 2015 Wyndham Cup West Team.
Full name is Xinying Wang … born February 11, 1999 in Beijing, China … daughter of Haiqiang Wang and Cindy Yang … has one brother, Edward (8) ... started playing golf at age eight.
Wang By The Numbers
Windy City Classic (77-72-73=222, T32, +9)
Tar Heel Invitational (71-75-70=216, T30, E)
Landfall Tradition (70-75=145, T18, +1)
Northrop Grumman (81-74-73=228, T49, +15)
Darius Rucker (76-73-77=226, T40, +13)
Evans Derby Experience (71-69-70=210, T5, -6)
Bryan Preview (73=73, +1)