2013-2014: Competed in nine tournaments and 25 competitive rounds … Posted best scoring average of his career at 74.76 … Had four top-25 finishes … Tied for 22nd at the Patriot Collegiate (74-73-75—222) … Shot lowest scored of the year, 69, in the final round of the 2014 Desert Shootout … Also claimed a share of 22nd at the Wildcat Invitational hosted by Villanova, helping Columbia win the event by one stroke … Finished tied for 21st at the Princeton Invitational (70-75-72—217) … Helped Columbia win the Ivy League Championship, finishing tied for 24th (75-78-78—231) … Shot a 76-79-80—235 at the NCAA San Antonio Regional.
2012-13: Played in 20 rounds, averaging a per round score of 77.3 … Finished tied for 48th at the John Dallio Memorial (81-77-79—237) … Best finish came at the Big 5 Invitational where he tied for 12th (78-74—152) … Opened the spring with a 48th-place finish at the Seahawk Invitational (76-85—161) … Tied for 30th at the Yale Spring Opener (79-75—154) … Placed 32nd at the Princeton Invitational (76-76-73—225) … Finished in a tied for 23rd at the Ivy League Championship (80-76-74—230).
2011-12: Started all nine events in Columbia’s lineup as a sophomore … Ranked second on the team with a 74.83 round average and tallied two top-10 finishes … Had his best par score of season and Columbia’s second-best individual score of the year at The McLaughlin, shooting 71-69-70—210 (E) … Fired best round of collegiate career and tied for the Lions’ best individual round of the year with a 4-under 68 in the first round of the Cornell Invitational … Tied for fifth in the Cornell Invitational with a 68-79-70—217 (+1) … Shot 73-74—147 (+5) and tied for fourth at The Classic at Shelter Harbor … Tied for 15th at the UALR First Tee Collegiate Classic after shooting 76-73-76—225 (+9) … Tied for 20th at the Navy Invitational .. Tied for 15th at the Ivy League Championship.
2010-11: Made eight starts in Columbia's lineup as a first-year ... Took home individual title at the Manhattanville/NYU Spring Invitational ... Recorded final-round 71 to tie for medalist honors ... Tied for seventh at The Classic at Shelter Bay, firing a career-best round of 70 on the second day of the event to help Lions win team title ... Shot second-round 78 and finished in a tie for 26th at the Ivy League Championship.
Seminole High: Four-year letterwinner and two-time captain at Seminole High School ... Named first team all-conference as a freshman and senior ... Twice named team MVP ... Won the AJGA Junior All-Star Tournament by five strokes in 2007 ... Fired an opening-round 63 to establish a new course record on PGA National's Haig Course ... Ranked as high as 135th in the nation by Junior Golf Scoreboard ... Qualified for 2008 and 2009 U.S. Junior Amateur Championships.
Personal: Psychology major ... Was principle cellist at Seminole High School ... Son of Insook and Hyung Joon Kim ... Born in Hartford, Conn.