Women's Golf



Joyce Chong
Joyce Chong

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Velserbroek, Netherlands

High School:
European School of Bergen

Height:
5-3

04/08/2014

Nevada finishes ninth

Simpson and Wurster tie for 22nd.

04/07/2014

Simpson tied for third heading into final round

Wurster tied for 13th.

04/04/2014

Pack women's golf to compete in the Cowgirl Classic

First round starts on Monday.

03/26/2014

Simpson leads Nevada on final day in Maui

Nevada back in action April 6-7

03/25/2014

Nevada 15th after round two

Final round will be played on Wednesday.

04/26/2013

2012-13 Women's Golf

Photos from the 2012-2013 women's golf season

Nevada
2013-14: (Fall) Competed in four events and was fourth on the team in scoring average at 78.5 ... Best finish came at Price's Give `em Five Intercollegiate where she tied for 33rd ... Price's also produced her lowest round of the fall season (70) ... Her lowest tournament score came at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown.
2012-13: Competed in The Gold Rush tournament where she finished 37-over par and tied for 58th.
2011-12: Returns for her sophomore season after a strong freshman campaign.
2010-11: Arrived with a flourish as she recorded four top 10 finishes and five top20 finishes overall as an invididual ... Recorded a stroke average of 77.27 ... Established career-low round of 70 as she tied for second place at the UC Irvine Anteater Invitational ... After beginning the season with a tie for 38th at first collegiate tourney, she finished tied for fourth at the WSU Cougar Cup and then tied for sixth at the Heater Farr Memorial hosted by Colorado ... Notched a tie for 20th at the WAC Championships.

High School/Junior Golf
A graduate of The European School of Bergen in The Netherlands ... Member of the Dutch National Team from 2006-2010 ... Finished in the top 10 of the Dutch National Stroke Play Championships each year from 2006-10, including two third-place finishes ... Set the course record at Sluispolder Golf Club with a 69 ... Won four club stroke play championships and three club match play championships

Personal
Born Jin Chaio (Joyce) Chong ... Daughter of Wan Fai Chan and Yeng Send Chong ... Has two older brothers, Michael and Richard ... Choose Nevada over BYU, South Carolina and Augusta State because she was inspired by the coaching ... Lists sports heroes as Tiger Woods, Roger Federer and Marat Safin ... Enjoys hanging out with friends ... Played the piano for seven years ... Can speak Dutch, English, Spanish and Chinese (Mandarin, Cantonese and Hakka).

Statistics/Records
Season Low Round (score): 70 at 2013 Price's Give `em Five Intercollegiate.
Season Low Round (to par): -2 at 2013 Price's Give `em Five Intercollegiate.
Season Best Finish: T-14th at the 2014 Fresno State Classic.
Career Low Round (score): 70 at 2011 Anteater Invitational
Career Low Round (to par): -2 at 2013 Price's Give `em Five Intercollegiate.
Career Best Finish: T-2nd at 2011 Anteater Invitational.






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