Grace Choi
Grace  Choi

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Dallas, Texas

High School:
Woodrow Wilson

Swing:
Right


07/07/2015

Choi, Kim Named to WGCA All-American Scholar Team

Choi, Kim Named Women's Golf All-American Scholars

04/22/2015

In the Spotlight: Grace Choi

Women's Golf Spotlight: Grace Choi

02/27/2015

In the Spotlight: Grace Choi

Women's Golf Spotlight: Grace Choi

10/28/2014

U-M Finishes Strong in Las Vegas, Ties for 12th to Finish Fall

Women's Golf Finishes Strong in Las Vegas, Ties for 12th to Finish Fall

08/06/2014

Choi Enjoying Busy Week in Grand Rapids for Meijer LPGA Classic

Women's Golfer Choi Enjoying Busy Week in Grand Rapids

10/09/2014

September Plays of the Month

MGoBlue.com counts down the top plays in Michigan Athletics during the month of September.

09/21/2014

Play of the Day: Grace Choi

Grace Choi holed a 40-yard chip-in on No. 9 to seal her victory during day two at U-M's East & West Match Play Challenge.

Sophomore (2014-15) ... Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Academic Achievement Award ... U-M's Team Award for Low Scoring Average (75.65) ... U-M's Team Leader & Best Award ... Big Ten Golfer to Watch List ... Started nine tournaments ... Competed in three fall and all six spring events ... Led U-M in 4-of-10 events ... Posted season-best tie for 16th finish at the Arizona Wildcat Invitational (March 16-17) ... Closed the season posting three straight top-20 individual finishes ... Competed in second Big Ten Championships (April 24-26), tying for 18th at 222 (75-74-73) ... Helped U-M to a fifth-place team finish with a U-M Big Ten Tournament record 882 team total, which was the best finish since 2008 and the ninth top-five finish in U-M history ... Helped U-M post the second lowest team total (287) in U-M history in the second round of the Hurricane Invitational (March 2-4) ... Went 2-0 in match play at the East & West Match Play Championship (Sept. 20-22) ... Went 1-3 in match play at the SDSU Farms Invitational (March 23-25) ... Ended second season averaging 75.65 strokes per round, which was the third best by a sophomore in a season ... Shot 19-of-23 rounds below 80, with 14 at-or-below 75 and one below 70 ... Shot a career-best-tying three-under 69 in the second round of the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (Oct. 26-28) ... Averaged 225.86 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a season-best 36-hole tournament total of 159 (82-77) at the East & West Match Play Championship ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 220 (74-73-73) at the Arizona Wildcat Invitational ... Donald R. Shepherd Scholarship for Women's Golf.

Freshman (2013-14) ... U-M's Team Award for Low Scoring Average (75.64) ... U-M's Team Leader & Best Award ... University Honors Winter 2014 ... Big Ten Golfer of the Week Honors (March 19) ... Started all 10 tournaments, one of four Wolverines to do so ... Competed in all four fall and all six spring events ... Led U-M in 5-of-10 events, including four of six spring events ... Posted a career-best medalist runner-up finish at the Clover Cup (March 14-16) ... Competed in first Big Ten Championships (April 25-27), tying for 34th at 234 (79-70-85) ... Ended first season averaging 75.64 strokes per round, which was a U-M freshman record ... Shot 24-of-28 rounds below 80, with 14 at-or-below 75 and one below 70 ... Shot a career-best three-under 69 in the first round of the Clover Cup ... Averaged 227.13 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a career-best 36-hole tournament total of 150 (73-77) at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship (Sept. 20-22) ... Tallied a career-best 54-hole tournament total of 214 (69-71-74) at the Clover Cup.

Prep Career ... Woodrow Wilson High School (2013) ... Coached by Tom Crabb ... Four year varsity letterwinner ... As a senior averaged 75.86 and as a junior 75.46 per 18 holes ... Medalist at the 2013 Texas University Interscholastic League (UIL) 4A State Championship (68-64/132, -8), 12 shots better than runner-up ... Set the UIL Girl's Golf state record for lowest winning total (132, -8) ... Third at the 2012 4A State Championship (76-71/147) ... Tied for fifth at the 2011 4A State Championship (77-75/152) ... Three-time medalist at the 4A Region II State Qualifier (2011, '12, '13) ... Four-time medalist at the 4A District Tournament (2010, '11, '12, '13) ... Medalist at the 2010 Vanessa Close Invitational ... Junior Career ... Ranks 28th in Class of 2013 by AJGA and 88th overall in Polo Golf Rankings ... Junior Golf (2012-13): Third at 2012 Killington Junior Golf Championship (75-73-74/222) ... Tied for third at the2012 AJGA Junior at Steelwood (74-72-72/218) and 2012 BilliardFactory.com Junior Championship (78-77-76/231) ... Junior Golf (2011-12): Todd Moore Sportsmanship Award Recipient at 2011 Bob Estes Abilene Junior Championship ... Lowest Round Award (66) at the 2011 Aaron's/Bob Estes Abilene Junior ... Medalist runner-up at the 2011 Aaron's/Bob Estes Abilene Junior (76-70-66/212) ... Fifth at the 2011 Bass Pro Shops/Payne Stewart Junior Championship (73-81-73/227) ... Sixth at Signsational Signs Junior Championship (80-78-72/230) and the AJGA Lubbock Junior Tournament (74-76-74/224) ... Eighth at the 2011 Genesis Shootout (72-73-81/226) ... Junior Golf (2010-11): Lowest Final Round (36) Award at Payne Stewart Junior Championship (36) ... Tied for third in 2010 Scissortail Junior Championship (75-79-74/228) ... Fourth 2010 Bass Pro Shops/Payne Stewart Junior Championship (75-80-36/191) ... Ninth in 2011 Under Armour/Hunter Mahan Championship (78-79-76/233) ... Junior Golf (2009-10): Sixth in 2009 Scissortail Junior Championship (78-74-80/232) ... Tied for seventh at 2009 Bass Pro Shops/Payne Stewart Junior Championship (74-78-76/228) ... Tied for eighth at 2009 Bob Estes Abilene Junior (73-78-81/232).

Personal ... Given name is Grace Sarang Choi ... Born on January 31, 1995 in Dallas, Texas ... Daughter of Tiffany and Troy Choi ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Economics major ... Personal Notes ... Right-Handed ... Valedictorian at Woodrow Wilson High School, Class of 310 ... President of National Honor Society (2012-13) and three-year member.

What's in Choi's Bag? ... Driver: Adams Speedline Fast 12 LS (10.5 degrees) ... Woods: Adams Speedline F11 (3 & 5 woods) ... Irons: Adams Idea Black CB3 ... Wedges: Adams M. Puglielli (54 & 59 degrees) ... Putter: TaylorMade Ghost Spider ... Ball: Titleist Pro V1 ... Glove: Nike ... Favorite Club: Driver ... Favorite Course: Green Mountain National Golf Course (Killington, Vt.) ... Best Career Round: 60 ... Superstitions: If she is playing well and her shoelaces become untied, she will keep them untied until she makes a bogey.

Year Events Starts Rds Total Avg. T-18 T-36 T-54 T-72 T-5 T-10 T-20 U-Par MP
2013-14 10 10 28 2118 75.64 69 150 214 - 2 2 3 3 0-0-0
2014-15 9 9 23 1740 75.65 69 159 220 - 0 0 3 1 3-3-0
Career 19 19 51 3858 75.65 69 150 214 - 2 2 6 4 3-3-0

 



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