Duke Women's Golf BIO
Yu Young Lee
2007-08: Played in three tournaments as an individual -- Arizona Wildcat Invitational, UCF Challenge and Liz Murphey Collegiate ... posted an 80.78 stroke average in nine rounds ... registered her best 18-hole total of 75 in the first round of the Wildcat Invite ... collected back-to-back rounds of 76 in the UCF Challenge to close out the tournament.
2007 Summer Action: Advanced to sectional qualifying for the U.S. Women’s Open and advanced to the first round of match play at the WAPL.
2006-07: Saw action in one tournament for the Blue Devils as a freshman ... traveled to Stanford, Calif., for the Stanford Pepsi Intercollegiate and placed tied for 73rd with rounds of 84-85-75=244.
Prep: Played in seven AJGA events in 2005, while posting five top-10 and two top-five placements ... had the best finish of her career, third, in the AJGA Richmond Junior with rounds of 72-71-74=217 ... was fourth at the Las Vegas Founders Junior Golf Championship (75-77-74=226) ... at the Hudson Junior, turned in a sixth place finish and was ninth at the Future Legends and CorseMax/Philadelphia Runner-Junior ... played for Dr. Phillips High School and posted a 36.0 stroke average over nine holes as a senior ... won six of 10 matches in her final year ... collected Student-Athlete of the Week by the Orlando Sentinel after shooting 35 and 36 in one week, while winning both events ... placed fourth in the District Championship and fifth in Regional Championship as a senior ... earned first team All-Metro Conference as a junior and senior.
Personal: Born December 31, 1987 in Seoul, South Korea ... daughter of Chung Koo and Jung Hee Lee ... has one sister, Jae Young (20) ... started playing golf at age 13 ... member of Who’s Who Among High School Students, Student Council, Science Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Principal’s Honor Society and South Africa Mission Trip.
Lee By The Numbers
** Played as an individual