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Kris Yoo
Kris Yoo

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Schaumburg, Ill.

High School:
James B Conant

Height:
5-5

Position:
Right

Birthdate:
01/16/1992

Experience:
4V

Left/Right::
Right handed

2013-14: Closed out her four years ranked second all-time in career scoring with 75.74 strokes per round ... finished with a season second on the team with a stroke average of 75.06 ... led the Badgers at the NCAA West Regionals (May 8-10) for the second-straight year, tying for 14th place with 73-75-76=224 ... recorded a career 36-hole best of 141 at the Westbrook Spring Invitational (Feb. 23-24) with 1-under par 67-74-74=215 ... led Wisconsin to a win in the Lady Paladin Invitational (Sept. 22) tying for third and averaging a 1-under par 71.0 for the three rounds and shot a career-best 3-under 73-70--70=213 to set the Lady Paladin 54-hole individual record and tie the school 54-hole mark ... named Big Ten Golfer of the Week Sept. 25 for her performance at Lady Paladin ... placed 11th at the Diane Thomason Invitational (Oct. 12-13) with a 12-over par 75-76-77=228 ... tied for 28th at the Big Ten Championship (April 25-27) with 16-over par 79-80-73=232 ... competed in 10 events, placing in the top-1125 four times ... earned Academic All-Big Ten honors for the third-straight year

2012-13: Led Wisconsin in scoring all season with 74.97 strokes per round which ranks second all-time ... her three-year career mark of 75.95 ranks second all-time ... led UW to an 8th-place tie at the Westbrook Invitational with a then-career-best 54-hole total and final score of 4-over par 75-70-75=220 to tie for ninth place individually ... tied for 11th individually by shooting a 15-over par 78-75-78=231 at the Lady Buckeye Invitational ... led Wisconsin to a 12th-place team finish at the Cougar Classic with a career-best score of 1-over par 71-76-70=217 and tied for 22nd place individually ... tied her 54-hole career best with a 71-72-74=217 to place second at the BYU Entrada Classic ... carded a 75-74-76=225 and tied for ninth at the Hoosier Fall Invitational, helping Wisconsin take the team title ... tied for 16th place at the Big Ten Championship after shooting 10-over par 74-77-75=226 ... shot a school record 65 tying for 11th to pace the Badgers to a tie for seventh at the NCAA Regional with 72-80-65=217 ... had the second best finish by a Badger at the NCAA Championship tying for 42nd with 75-74-73-77=299 at the NCAA Championships ... second team All-Big Ten ... Academic All-Big Ten a second year

2011-12: Competed in all 10 tournaments ... best performance came at Badger Invitational where she tied for 13th place ... lowest 54-hole score on the season came at Westbrook Invitational(219), also marking the second-lowest team 54-hole score on the season ... 219 set new personal career low ... set career 36 and 54-hole scores at Susie Berning Maxwell Classic (70, 147) ... finished within the top three on the team in eight of 10 tournaments ... three top-20 tournament performances including Badger Invitational (T13), Westbrook Invitational (T16) and Knights and Pirates Invitational (T15) ... second-best team scoring average at 76.40 ... medalist at the 18-hole USGA Women's Public Links Qualifier held May 29 at Glenwoodie Golf Club in Glenwood, Ill. with a 4-over par 76 and advanced to the 2012 USGA Women's Amateur Public Links Championships June 18-23 at Neshanic Valley Golf Course in Neshanic, N.J. ... Academic All-Big Ten

2010-11: Competed in all 12 tournaments ... notched a season scoring average of 76.69, good for second on the team... made her collegiate debut at the Cougar Classic, shooting a 77-76-75=238 ... led the Badgers at the Alamo Invitational, where she shot a 77-73-77=227 to finish tied for 29th... led the Badgers at the Big Ten Championships, where she tied the school 72-hole record with a 296 to finish in seventh place ... led the Badgers at the NCAA Central Regional with a 76-78-74=228, tying for 34th place ... named the team's top newcomer

High School: Yoo is a two-time Illinois Class AA State High School individual champion, winning the title in 2008 and 2009 ... in 2009, Yoo shot rounds of 73-72 and defeated Maple Park's Hayley Guyton on the first hole of sudden death ... in 2008, she shot 72-74 and defeated Deerfield's Jamie Lavin, also on the first extra hole ... captured the 2009 AJGA McArthur Towel and Sports Future Legends defeating Allyssa Ferrell of Edgerton in a playoff firing rounds of 77-76-73 at the Legends of Bergamont GC in Oregon, Wis. ... 2010 U.S. Women's Amateur Pulic Links qualifer ... tied for 12th at the 2009 and 8th at the 2010 Illinois Women's Open ... team captain two years and four-time MVP

Stats

Year Rounds Strokes Avg. Low 18 Low 36 Low 54
2010-11 36 2761 76.69 69 150 227
2011-12 30 2292 76.40 70 147 219
2012-13 40 2998 74.95 65 143 217
2013-14 32 2402 75.06 67 141 213
Totals 138 10453 75.74 65 141 213

2013-14 Finishes

Sept. 8-10 Cougar Classic 74-72-74=220 / T30
Sept. 20-22 Lady Paladin Invitational 73-70-70=213 / 3
Oct. 12-13 Diane Thomason Invitational 75-76-77=228 / T11
Oct. 27-29 Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown 74-73=147 / T20
Feb. 9-11 UCF Challenge 79-73-72=224 / T63
Feb. 23-24 Westbrook Spring Invitational 67-74-74=215/ T11
March 17-18 BYU Entrada Classic 79-81-82=242/ T34
March 24-25 Briar's Creek Invtitational 80-76-70=226/ T27
April 14-15 Silverado Showdown 79-73-79=231/ T46
April 25-27 Big Ten Championships 79-80-73=232/ T28
May 8-10 NCAA West Regionals 73-75-76=224/ T14


2012-13 Finishes

Sept. 9-11 Cougar Classic 71-76-70=217 / T22
Sept. 15-16 Mary Fossum Invitational 78-76-80=234 / T37
Oct. 1-2 Windy City Collegiate Classic 75-73-77=225 / T26
Oct. 13-14 Hoosier Fall Invitational 75-74-76=225 / T9
Oct. 21-23 Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown 73-76-74=223 / T14
Feb. 24-25 Westbrook Invitational 75-70-75=220 / T9
March 18-19 BYU at Entrada Classic 71-72-74=217 / 2
March 25-26 Briar's Creek Invitational 77-79-72=228 / T13
April 5-7 Dallas Athletic Club Invitational 79-75-82=236 / 32
April 20-21 Lady Buckeye Invitational 78-75-78=231 / T11
April 26-28 Big Ten Championship 74-77-75=226 / T16
May 9-11 NCAA Central Regional 72-80-65=217 / T11
May 24-26 NCAA Championship 75-74-73-77=299 / T42

2011-12 Finishes

Sept. 11-13 Cougar Classic 79-76-74=230 / T83
Sept. 25-26 Badger Invitational 76-80-76= 234 / T13
Oct. 10-11 Lady Northern Invitational 78-78-77=233 / 39
Oct. 16-18 Susie Berning Maxwell Clasic 70-77-78=225 / T22
Oct. 31 - Nov. 2 Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational 77-79-75=231 / T44
Feb. 26-27 Westbrook Invitational 74-73-72=219 / T16
March 5-6 Bruin Wave Invitational 83-76-75=234 / T23
March 16-18 SunTrust Gator Invitational 76-72-77=225 / T39
April 9-10 Knights and Pirates Invitational 74-77-72=223 / T15
April 27-29 Big Ten Championships 84-75-79=238 / T51

2010-11 Finishes

Sept. 12-13 Cougar Classic 77-76-75=228 / T56
Sept. 26-27 Badger Invitational 74-80-74=228 / T19
Oct. 4-5 Johnie Imes Invitational 74-78-76=228 / T31
Oct. 11-12 Lady Northern Invitational 80-73-77=230 / T42
Oct. 31 - Nov. 2 Alamo Invitational 77-73-77=227 / T29
Feb. 27 - Mar. 1 Kinderlou Forest Challenge 76-87-79=242 / T60
Mar. 6-8 Barefoot at the Beach Invitational 75-75-77=227 / T11
Mar. 21-22 BYU at Entrada Challenge 78-77-74=229 / T10
Apr. 4-5 Indiana Invitational 79-79=158 / T31
Apr. 16-17 Lady Buckeye Invitational 80-81-79=240 / T26
Apr. 22-24 Big Ten Championships 74-77-76-69=296 / 7
May 5-7 NCAA Central Regional 76-78-74=228 / T34

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