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Senior (2014-15) ... Big Ten Sportsmanship Award ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award (Senior Honor) ... Played in three tournaments, with one start ... Played in two fall and one spring event ... Helped U-M to the team title at the Wolverine Intercollegiate (Sept. 6-7) ... Helped U-M to runner-up finish at the Big Ten Match Play Championships (Feb. 14-15), finishing with a 2-1 record ... Helped U-M to runner-up finish at the Desert Mountain Intercollegiate (March 6-7), playing as individual ... Helped U-M return as a team to an NCAA regional for the first time in four years, did not compete ... Ended fourth season averaging 76.00 strokes per round ... Shot a season-best 71 in the second round of the Wolverine Intercollegiate ... Shot six-of-nine rounds at-or-below 75, including one at-or-below 72 ... Averaged 228.00 per 54-hole events ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 218 (73-71-74) at the Wolverine Intercollegiate ... Edward I. Schalon Endowed Golf Scholarship.
Junior (2013-14) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award ... U-M's Jim Carras Award for Development ... Played in 11 tournaments, with eight starts ... Played in all five fall and six spring tournaments ... Led U-M at two events ... Helped U-M to its first ever Big Ten Match Play Championship after defeating Purdue in a tie-breaker ... Posted a 2-1 record ... Competed in third Big Ten Championships (May 2-4), tying for 55th with a 321 total ... Ended third season averaging 75.26 strokes round ... Shot a season-best three-under 69 in the third round of the Puerto Rico Classic (Feb. 23-25) ... Shot 14-of-31 rounds at-or-below 75, including six below 72 and one below 70 ... Averaged 233.56 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a career-best 54-hole tournament total of 210 (71-70-69) at the Puerto Rico Classic ... Tallied a season-best 72-hole tournament total of 321 (81-86-79-75) at the Big Ten Championships ... Recipient of Edward I. Schalon Endowed Golf Scholarship.
Sophomore (2012-13) ... Started 10 tournaments ... Played in five fall and five spring events... Posted three top-20 finishes, with two top-10 and one top-5 ... Led U-M at two events ... Posted a career-best medalist honor at the Detroit Golf Club Invitational (April 12) ... Competed in second Big Ten Championships (April 26-28), finishing 57th at 316 (80-79-81-76) ... Competed in second Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 8-9), finishing with an 0-3 record ... Helped U-M to the team title at the Detroit Golf Club Invitational ... Posted a 2-1 match play record at the Stanford Classic (Oct. 29-30) ... Averaged 77.22 strokes per round in second season ... Shot a career-best 68, two times -- second round of the Fightin' Irish Gridiron Classic (Oct. 8) and second round of the Detroit Golf Club Invitational ... Shot 17-of-23 rounds below 80, with six at-or-below 75 and two sub-70 rounds ... Averaged 232.00 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a career-best 36-hole tournament total of two-under 138 (70-68) at the Detroit Golf Club Invitational ... Tallied a season-best 217 (73-68-76) 54-hole tournament total at the Fightin' Irish Gridiron Classic ... Tallied a career-best 72-hole tournament total of 316 at the Big Ten Championships.
Freshman (2011-12) ... U-M's Jim Carras Award for Development... Played in nine tournaments, with eight starts ... Played in three fall and six spring events ... Led U-M at one event ... Posted a season-best 23rd place finish at the North Ranch Collegiate (Feb. 27-28) ... Competed in first Big Ten Championships (April 27-29), finishing 55th at 324 (84-79-76-85) ... Competed in first Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 10-11), finishing with a 1-1 record ... Ended first season averaging 76.33 strokes per round ... Shot a season-best 71, two times -- first round of the Wolverine Intercollegiate (Sept. 12-13) and third round of the Puerto Rico Classic (Feb. 19-21) ... Shot 20-of-25 rounds below 80, with five at-or-below 75 ... Shot two rounds of par-or-better ... Averaged 229.00 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 224 (71-76-77) at the Wolverine Intercollegiate ... Tallied a season-best 72-hole tournament total of 324 at the Big Ten Championships.
Prep Career ... Centreville High School (2011) ... Grew up playing majority of his golf in Korea ... Spent the last three years playing in United States ... Played three straight years as Northern Region individual at the VHSL AAA State High School Golf Championships -- 2008 (t-4th, 71-77/148), 2009 (t-11th, 74-81/155) and 2010 (t-12th, 73-73/146) ... Medalist at the 2009 International Junior Golf Tour (68-71-69/208) ... Korea: Medalist at Korea Army Chief of Staff Cup Junior Golf Tournament (69-67/136) ... Medalist at KYGA President Cup Junior Golf Tournament (68)... Medalist at Volvik Junior Golf Tournament (64) ... AJGA (2010): AJGA Junior at Innisbrook (t-17th, 76-74-75/225) ... AJGA Junior at River Creek (2nd, 70-68/138) ... AJGA Junior at Kingsmill Resort & Spa (t-12th, 72-71-72/215) ... Woodward Video Junior at The Greenbrier (t-35th, 74-80-72/226) ... AJGA (2009): Preseason Junior at Chateau Elan (t-3rd, 72-71/143).
Personal ... Given Name Norri Hyun ... Son of Sunhee Yang and Hongsik Hyun... Born October 29, 1992 in Seoul, Korea ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Economics major.
What is in Hyun's Bag? ... Driver: Taylormade R9 ... Woods: Exotics CB2 ... Irons: King Cobra Pro CB ... Wedges: Titliest Vokey ... Putter: Odyssey White Ice ... Ball: Titleist Pro-V1x ... Glove: FootJoy ... Favorite Club: 8-iron ... Favorite Course: none ... Best Career Round: 64 (-8) ... Superstitions: I always seem to score well when it is very cloudy.