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Getting to Know Stacey Kim
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Release: 06/29/2010
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Getting to Know Stacey Kim

The best part of my game is ...
My chipping.

My dream foursome is ...
My dad, Bobby Jones, T.I., and Leonardo Da Vinci (fyi, just finished reading The Da Vinci Code.)

My best 18-hole round ever was ...
65 at my home course.

My favorite sport outside golf is ...
Tennis or soccer.

My favorite club in my bag is ... My putter, it gets the ball in the hole.

My favorite story about Coach Brooks was ... There was this time we saw a praying mantis on the cart path.

The person who has had the biggest influence on my golf career is ... Both my parents. They've done so much for me and my golf career that I can't possibly think of anyone else.

My pre-round superstitions or rituals are ... Just a solid warm-up and state of mind.

My favorite course I have played is ... Erin Hills in Wisconsin.

The course I would most like to play but haven't had a chance to yet is ... Augusta National, of course.

My favorite athlete outside of golf is ...
Muhammad Ali.

If I could travel anywhere in the world, it would be ...
To Southeast Asia.

My hobbies outside of golf are ... Running, reading, baking and finding other hobbies.

My best talent other than playing golf is ... Tonal memory.

My favorite food is ...
Whatever I'm craving.

My favorite cartoon is ... Tom and Jerry, it's a sweet love/hate relationship.

If I could star on a reality television show, it would be ...

A weird fact not many people might not know about me is ... I was a gymnast when I was younger.

My secret addiction is ... Soy milk.

If I could appear on the cover of any magazine, it would be ... Women's Health.

If I could spend three hours doing anything, it would be ...
Just being outside in warm, sunny weather.

The weirdest noise I can make is ... Usually when I try to sing.

My current ring tone is ... Birds chirping and I don't know why.

My favorite web site to visit is ... Blackboard.

My nickname is ... Stace', Stace, Skim, Skimmy but that one never stuck.

My can't miss television show is ...
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations, and Good Eats with Alton Brown

My favorite movie is ... Little Princess, you will cry.

My go to meal I can cook is ... Anything breakfast or brunch.

I started playing golf at age ... Six. My dad got my sisters and me started together to keep us active and out of trouble.

My favorite class I have taken at Duke so far is ... EOS 11, it's so much more than just rocks.

What I like best about Coach Brooks is ...
His fair and understanding personality and his ability to see his team as individuals.

Duke is the best place to play collegiate golf because ... Its academic and athletic programs are some of the best in the nation and you're always in good company.