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Christopher

Chu

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Player
Year Senior
Hometown Fullerton, Calif.
High School Sunny Hills
Birthdate June 27, 2013

Bio

2016-17

Concluded his senior year with a 76.89 stroke average (1,384 strokes in 18 rounds) ... Season-low round was a 70 carded two times at the Grand Canyon Invitational and Princeton Invitational ... Registered two par/under-par rounds on the year ... Finished in 38th place at the Ivy League Championships (April 21-23) with an 82-79-78-239 (+23) ... Registered a 27th place finish at the Grand Canyon Invitational (March 17-18) with a 70-74-72-216 (+3) ... Finished in 34th place at the Towson Invitational (March 25-26) at 75-77-152 (+8).

2015-16

Named second team All-Ivy League after finishing tied for 10th with an 84-74-72—230 (+14) at the Ivy League Championships (April 22-24) … finished the year with a 74.65 stroke average after competing in 23 rounds … matched career-low round of 68 in the final round of the Tuxedo Autumn Invitational (Sept. 25-26) en route to career-best seventh-place finish with a 77-74-68—219 (+6) … finished among the top 20 in four events.

2014-15

Played in eight tournaments and shot 22 rounds in his second season ... Finished the year with an average round of 77.05, with a season best of 71 ... Tied for 10th place at the Tuxedo Autumn Invitational (9/26-9/27) shooting 78 in both of his first two rounds with a final-round 71 ... Shot a final-round 74 at the Ivy League Championship (4/24-4/26) en route to a tie for 16th place (76-79-74—229) ... Carded a 73 in the second round of the Wolfpack Spring Open (4/18-4/19) to climb the leaderboard to a tie for 44th ... Shot 73 again in the final round of the Liberty Spring Invitational (4/10-4/11).

2013-14

Competed in eight tournaments and played 22 competitive rounds … Maintained a scoring average of 74.77 … Best finish came in Chu’s first collegiate tournament at the St. John’s Doc Gimmler where he tied for 13th place (71-71-68—210) … Led the team at the Wolfpack Spring Open finishing tied for 26th (76) … Helped the team secure a victory at the Ivy League Championship shooting his lowest score of the year in the second round (76-68-81—225) … Shot a 78-71-79—228 at the NCAA San Antonio Regional.

HIGH SCHOOL

Four-year member of the Sunny Hills High School golf team ... Team captain as a senior ... Twice earned the distinction of Freeway League Champion (2010, 2011) and was selected as the MVP in 2011 ... Sunny Hills won the Freeway League team championship in 2011 ... In 2012, Chu received HP All-American Scholar honors and also claimed two top-15 finishes at junior tournaments ... Finished tied for ninth at the Deutsh Bank Juniors for Charity Shootout and tied for 15th at the AJGA Junior at Robinson Ranch.

PERSONAL

Plans to major in economics ... Three-year member of the Rotary Top 100 recognizing the top 100 GPA's in the Sunny Hills school district ... Enjoys watching movies and photography ... Parents are Jim and Christie Chu ... Born in Fullerton, Calif.

YEAR-BY-YEAR STATISTICS

 Season

No.
Tour

No. 
Rds.
Avg. 
Score

Vs.
Par

Natl.
Rating

Low
Round
In
60s
Par or
Better
Fin.
Pct.
Wins Best
Finish
 2013-14  8  22.0   74.77   3.73  922 68 3 5  51.3%  0 13th
 2014-15 8 22.0 77.05 5.27 1338 71 0 1 50.4% 0 10th
 2015-16 9 26.0 74.19 2.96 717 68 3 8 60.8% 0 7th
 2016-17 7 18.0 76.89 5.50 1438 70 0 2 40.8% 0 27th
 Career 32 88.0 75.60 4.25 -- 68 6 16 51.1% 0 7th

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