Duke Women's Golf BIO
2012-13: Saw action in three tournaments on the year ... posted a 78.71 stroke average ... carded a career-best one-over-par round of 72 in the opening round of the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge ... played in the Landfall Tradition and the Bryan National Collegiate as well.
2011-12: Competed in seven tournaments as a rookie ... opened the season with a 75.50 stroke average in her first two collegiate tournaments ... posted a 79.81 stroke average ... fired a season-best round of 69 in the final round at the Cougar Classic and placed tied for 52nd ... turned in a round of 73 at the Mason Rudolph Fall Preview and went on to finish tied for 57th.
Prep: Currently ranked 70th in the Golfweek Junior rankings … placed tied for 33rd in the 2011 U.S. Girls Championship with rounds of 69, 80 ... went on to lose in first round of match play ... competed in the 2011 Sea Pines Junior Heritage and tied for 11th with rounds of 73, 83 ... won the 2009 Future Collegians World Tour (FCWT) by notching nine top five finishes, including four titles -- The Eagle Creek Challenge (72-69=141), the FCWT/Golfweek Tournament, The Leadbetter Challenge (70-72=142) and the Saddlebrook Open (70-71=141) ... 2010 FCWT Eastern Region Player of the Year in 2010 ... FCWT First Team All-America ... tied for third at the 2010 Florida 1A State Championship and tied for 10th in 2008 … as a senior, finished first at the FHSAA District Tournament with a round of 73 ... notched a second place finish as a sophomore and junior at the FHSAA District Tournament ... placed second in the 2008 HJGT Championship … turned in a second place finish at the 2009 Golf World Preseason tournament … placed second in 2009 IJGT Championship … tied for seventh at the 2010 Verizon Heritage Tournament … finished in the top 20 in four AJGA events during the 2009 and 2010 seasons ... tied for seventh at the Coca-Cola Junior Championship, ninth at the Cleveland Junior Open, tied for 17th at the Exide Technologies Junior Open and tied for 20th at the AJGA Girls Championship ...qualified for the 2010 U.S. Girls Championship ... Nova Scotia Provincial Player of the Year in 2008 and 2009.
Personal: Irene Yoon Jung was born on August 9, 1993 in Ulsan, South Korea … daughter of Jin and Helen Jung ... has two sisters, Chelsea (34) and Kelly (31) ... an ACC Roll selection as a freshman and sophomore ... majoring in psychology.
Jung By The Numbers
Mason Rudolph (72-82-76=230, T55, +14) **
Bryan National Collegiate (81-76-84=241, T83, +25) **
PING/ASU Invitational (80-71-79=230, T65, +14) **
Landfall Tradition (79, T65, +7)
Northrup Grumman (72-77-80=229, T39, +16) **
Bryan Collegiate (82-77-84=243, 84, +27) **
Cougar Classic (77-77-69=223, T52, +7)
Mason Rudolph (77-73-80=230, T57, +14)
Tar Heel (82-78-77=232, T86, +16)
Landfall Tradition (92-86-101=279, 88, +63)
Northrup Grumman (78-80-83=241, T69, +28)
Allstate Sugar Bowl Inter. (78-76-83=237, T64, +21)**
SunTrust Gator Invite (80-77-78=235, T71, +25)**
Bryan National Colleg. (79-77-78=234, T69, +18)**
**Played as an individual