POST-GRADUATE GOLF CAREER
Won the 2016 Circuit Canada Pro Tour Canada Cup Lowest Amateur Cup … Received the Golf Association of Ontario Ken McKenzie Award in 2015 … Low score was a 69 three times in 2016 … Placed 10th at the Great Lakes Tour in 2016 … Recorded low amateur score at Circuit Canada Pro Tour Cup in 2016 … Finished in 15th place at Northern Amateur … Placed 12th at Florida Azalea …Low score was a 72 in 2015 … Won five-way playoff for 3rd place at the U.S. Amateur Qualifier in Midway, Pa. … Placed fourth and advanced to open qualifier at Canadian Open Regionals … Placed 16th at Dixie Amateur and 12th at the Middle Atlantic Amateur.
A 2014 graduate of Bill Crothers Secondary School in Unionville, Ontario, Canada … FCWT Academic All-American selection in 2014 … FCWT Third Team All-American in 2013 … Three-time Team Ontario selection (2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12) … Shot a low-round 68 two times in 2014 … Placed sixth at AJGA Morgan Hoffman event … Placed ninth at U.S. Amateur Qualifier in Dubois, Pa. … Shot a low-round 68 in 2013 … Placed third at PGA Junior Series at Penn State … Finished in 19th place at the Stan Trojanowski Northern Junior … Earned final low round honor with a 68, placed 14th at AJGA Penn State event … Shot a low round 71 in 2012 … Won the FCWT at Notre Dame … Placed 11th at Donald Ross Junior Championship … Finished in the fifth place at the Ontario Juvenile Championship in 2011 … Involved in several community service activities including Habitat for Humanity, Korean Canadian Cultural Association and New York Harvest Food Bank … Earned a variety of academic awards in 2014 including The Governor General’s Academic Medal, Highest Ontario Scholar by Ontario Ministry of Education, Proficiency Award by York Region District School Board, Excellence in Mathematics, High Performance Athlete Award, Highest Achievement in Calculus & Vectors and Advanced Functions, Integrity Award, National Society of High School Scholars … Also earned several academic awards in 2013 including the Proficiency Award by York Region District School Board, Outstanding Achievement in Mathematics, Highest Achievement in Functions … Four-year Honor Roll student.
Born Youn Sung Kim on June 23, 1996 in Seoul, South Korea … Son of Danny Lee and Brenda Kim … Chose Columbia because of the education and opportunity to play golf at the highest level … Chose Columbia over Yale, Penn, Harvard, Pomona, Georgetown, Michigan, Virginia, North Carolina, UCLA, Emory and Boston College … Enrolled at Columbia College … Intends to major in statistics/math and interested in medical or veterinary school.