Lion Kim at the 2011 Masters

University of Michigan senior men's golfer Lion Kim will play in the 2011 Masters, with tournament week running Monday through Sunday, April 4-10, at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. He earned an invitation by winning the 2010 U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship. Follow his progress as he plays in professional golf's first major of the season.

Lion Kim on hole 12 during a practice round at the Masters   Lion Kim signs autographs at the Masters

Scorecard :: 76-72 = 148 (+4) :: Tie-64th (missed cut)

Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Par 4 5 4 3 4 3 4 5 4 36 4 4 3 5 4 5 3 4 4 36 72
Round 1 3 5 4 4 4 4 4 6 3 37 5 6 3 4 4 5 3 5 4 39 76
Round 2 4 4 4 3 4 3 5 4 4 35 4 4 3 5 4 5 3 4 5 37 72

Schedule of Events
Monday, April 4 Practice Rounds  
Tuesday, April 5 Practice Rounds
1st/2nd Round Pairings Announced: Lion Kim paired
with Jose Maria Olazabal and Davis Love III
 
Wednesday, April 6 Practice Rounds
Par 3 Contest

ESPN (3-5 p.m.)
Thursday, April 7 Round 1 (76, +4) ESPN (3-7:30 p.m.)
Friday, April 8 Round 2 (72, E) ESPN (3-7:30 p.m.)
Cut After 36 Holes: +1 (Low 44 scores, plus ties, plus any
golfer within 10 strokes of the lead advance to weekend)
Lion Kim tied for 64th with his 76-72/148 total (+4) and missed the cut

In the News

• 4/11/2011 - Students of the Year, Lion Kim (Michigan Daily)
• 4/10/2011 - This won't be Kim's last Masters (Michigan Daily)
• 4/9/2011 - Kim misses cut, gains experience at Masters (Detroit Free Press)
• 4/8/2011 - Kim's strength, weakness apparent at Augusta (Michigan Daily)
• 4/8/2011 - Kim outperforms nine former Masters champions (Michigan Daily)
• 4/8/2011 - Woods makes charge at Masters; Kim misses cut (Detroit Free Press)
• 4/8/2011 - Kim misses cut, gains confidence at the Masters (AnnArbor.com)
• 4/8/2011 - Kim fires 72 but misses cut at Masters (Detroit News)
• 4/8/2011 - Kim shoots even par in second round (Michigan Daily)
• 4/8/2011 - Kim enjoys experience but 'not pleased' with play (Detroit Free Press)
• 4/8/2011 - Amateurs deal with reality of Masters dream (Augusta.com)
• 4/7/2011 - Your Masters Day 1 fashion/frustration cavalcade (Yahoo! Sports)
• 4/7/2011 - U-M's Lion Kim shoots 76 in first round at Masters (Detroit News)
• 4/7/2011 - Kim shoots first-round 76 at The Masters (Michigan Daily)
• 4/7/2011 - Former teammates support Kim at Augusta (Michigan Daily)
• 4/7/2011 - Andrew Sapp on Michigan Insider with Sam and Ira (WTKA.com)
• 4/7/2011 - Kim Excited to Play with Ryder Cup Captains (Detroit Free Press)
• 4/7/2011 - Kim readies for fateful date in The Masters (AnnArbor.com)
• 4/6/2011 - A Caddie Story (ESPN.com)
• 4/6/2011 - Kim enjoys par 3 contest with Watson, Baddeley (Michigan Daily)
• 4/6/2011 - Kim brings 'Go Blue!' to Augusta National (FoxSportsDetroit.com)
• 4/6/2011 - Kim gives Michigan every reason to be proud (Michigan Daily)
• 4/6/2011 - U-M's Lion Kim has 'fun' day on eve of Masters debut (Detroit News)
• 4/6/2011 - Three front-runners and three golfers to watch (Detroit Free Press)
• 4/6/2011 - Wowed by Augusta! (SkySports.com)
• 4/5/2011 - Podcast with Lion Kim from the Masters (Golfweek.com)
• 4/5/2011 - Zach Johnson a mentor, friend to Kim (Michigan Daily)
• 4/5/2011 - Big crowd a big change for U-M's Lion Kim at Masters (Detroit News)
• 4/5/2011 - K.J. Choi comments on Kim's game (Michigan Daily)
• 4/4/2011 - New caddy a calming influence for Kim (Michigan Daily)
• 4/4/2011 - Kim impresses fans in Masters practice round (Michigan Daily)
• 4/4/2011 - Honoring the Amateurs (Masters.com)
• 4/4/2011 - A look at some players to watch in the Masters (The Canadian Press)
• 4/3/2011 - Kim brings maize and blue to The Masters (Michigan Daily)
• 4/3/2011 - Kim embarks on week to remember (Grand Rapids Press)
• 4/3/2011 - Lion Kim set to tackle Augusta National for Masters (WXYZ)
• 4/3/2011 - Michigan's Lion Kim eager to tee off at Masters (Detroit Free Press)
• 4/1/2011 - U-M's Kim embarks on dream week at Masters (Detroit News)
• 3/31/2011 - Kim in good company at the Masters (Michigan Daily)
• 3/28/2011 - Interview with Lion Kim (MGoBlog.com)
• 3/25/2011 - With the Masters just over a week away, Kim is ready (Michigan Daily)
• 3/18/2011 - Campus Insider Podcast with Lion Kim (GolfDigest.com)
• 2/19/2011 - Kim Named to Ben Hogan Award Watch List (MGoBlue.com)
• 2/15/2011 - Gearing Up for Augusta: Lion Kim Interview (MVictors.com)
• 9/15/2011 - Lion Kim does 'M' proud, will play in 2011 Masters (Michigan Daily)
• 7/21/2010 - Invitation to Masters huge opportunity for Kim, U-M (AnnArbor.com)
• 7/18/2010 - Kim captures U.S. Amateur Public Links title (AnnArbor.com)
• 7/17/2010 - Kim Wins U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship (MGoBlue.com)
• 7/17/2010 - Interview With 2010 APL Champion Lion Kim (USGA.com)
• 7/17/2010 - The Grind of Winning a USGA Championship (USGA.com)
• 7/17/2010 - Kim wins APL after 7-hour weather delay (Golfweek.com)
• 7/17/2010 - Kim tops McDaniel for Masters invite (ESPN.com)

  
Multimedia
• 4/8/2011 - Lion Kim Audio icon
• 4/8/2011 - Andrew Sapp
• 4/7/2011 - Lion Kim Audio icon
• 4/7/2011 - Andrew Sapp
• 4/6/2011 - Lion Kim (Morning) Audio icon
• 4/6/2011 - Lion Kim (Afternoon) Audio icon
• 4/6/2011 - Andrew Sapp Audio icon

MGoBlue Features
On-the-Job-Training Shows Kim He Can Compete at Next Level (4/22/2011)
Video: Lion Kim Interview Video Icon (4/4/2011)
Family, Michigan Push Kim on Road to Masters (3/29/2011)
Lion Kim: Maize & Blue at the Masters (7/31/2010)
Video: Lion Kim Feature Video Icon (10/2/2010)

Links
Lion Kim Information Packet PDF
• Bios: MGoBlue.com | Masters.com

Lion Kim at the Masters

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