UW Health Sports Medicine 

Michelle Cheung
Michelle  Cheung


Hong Kong





2014-15: Recorded a career-best tournament finish at the Silverado Showdown tied for 11th ... recorded 36 and 54-hole bests playing as an individual at the Westbrook Invitational, Feb. 22-23 (145, 218) ... competed in one meet in the fall for the Badgers individually at the Windy City Intercollegiate and had an 18-hole career best score of 69 ... was only one of three Badgers to break 70 this season ... averaged the third-best season average with a 75.61 ... was UW's third player at Big Ten Championship with 78-75-74=227 ... placed 77th at NCAA Regionals with 80-82-75=237

Earned a career-best 33rd-place finish at the Briar's Creek Invitational (March 24-25), tallying a career 36-hole (150) and 54-hole best 74-76-78--228 ... played in four tournaments while competing as an individual

High School:
Is just the fifth international athlete to play women's golf at Wisconsin ... member of the Hong Kong National team, coach Oehrlein saw her play several summer events in the United States ... in Feb. 2013, made the cut in the World Ladies Championship, a Ladies European Tour event being held in Hainan, China; shot 1-over par 72-73--145 ... won the 2013 Hong Kong Ladies' Close Championship (79-75-73--227) played in windy conditions at the Clear Water Bay Golf Club ... placed second at the Macau Ladies Championship shooting a 7-over 71-78--149 ... placed fourth in the 2012 Hong Kong Ladies Amateur Open, and was second in the Hong Kong Close Championship ... played in the 2010 and 2011 Callaway Junior World Championship, tying for 18th in 2010 ... was a member of Hong Kong team that participated in the 2010 Asian Amateur Games (Guangzhou) and in the World Amateur Team Championship (Argentina) ... is pursuing the International Bacclaureate (IB) diploma


Year Rounds Strokes Avg. Low 18 Low 36 Low 54
2013-14 11 855 77.72 74 150 228
2014-15 18 1361 75.61 69 145 218
Totals 29 2216 76.41 69 145 218

2014-15 Finishes

Oct. 6-7 Windy City Invitational* 83-69-77=229/ T41
Feb. 22-23 Westbrook Invitational* 70-75-73=218/ T22
March 16-17 Wildcat Invitational 70-73-76=228/ T53
April 13-14 Silverado Showdown 77-73-72=222/ T11
April 24-26 Big Ten Championship 78-75-74=227/ T36
May 7-9 NCAA Regionals 80-82-75=237/ 77

* competed individually

2013-14 Finishes

Oct. 12-13 Diane Thomason Invitational 81-81-75--237 / T47
Oct. 27-29 Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown 81-77--158 / T78
Feb. 23-24 Westbrook Spring Invitational 79-74-79--232 / T73
March 24-25 Briar's Creek Invitational 74-76-78--228 / T33

Off The Course with Michelle Cheung

How old were you when you began playing golf? 8
Favorite sport other than golf: Basketball
Favorite golf memory: Holing-out twice in the same tournament last year at the Silverado
Favorite golf course: Torrey Pines in La Jolla, Calif.
Hardest golf course you've ever played: Sunrise Golf & Country Club in Taoyuan City, Taiwan
Biggest accomplishment in golf: Playing in the 2010 Asian Games for Hong Kong
Dream foursome: Tiger Woods, Adam Scott and Dustin Johnson
Favorite athlete: Tiger Woods
Favorite food: Sushi or pasta
My favorite music group/artist: Changes all the time
Dream job: Golf pro
Advice you would give to young golfers: Start with a whole bunch of sports and develop feel--that is so important in golf
If you could change one thing about the game of golf, you would: Make the hole bigger
Why Wisconsin? Great campus town and the coaches are equally committed to making sure we succeed on the course and in the classroom, and I really like that balance

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