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    Alice Kim
    Alice Kim

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Los Angeles, Calif.

    High School:
    Brentwood

    Birthdate:
    02/27/1985



    General: Reigning Big Ten individual champion ... Has the talent and experience to go head-to-head with the nation's top collegiate golfers ... Can win any tournament she plays ... Excellent ball striker ... Competed in 2003 Women's U.S. Open ... Tremendous talent ... An aggressive competitor ... NU's all-time average leader.

    2006-07: Leaves Northwestern with the lowest career stroke average (minimum two seasons) in school history, smashing Elizabeth Burden's previous record of 77.5 with her average of 75.9 ... Averaged 75.97 strokes per round in her senior season, earning her the fifth-best single-season stroke average in NU history ... Claimed the second individual title of her collegiate career at the Lady Paladin ... Even-par score of 216 at the Lady Paladin is the third-best 54-hole score in Northwestern history ... Defended her Big Ten medalist honor from 2006 admirably, finishing in fifth place at 11-over 299 in this year's Championships ... Collegiate career came to a fitting conclusion at the NCAA Central Regional Championships, where she led the Wildcats with a 1-over 72 -- the team's best round at Regionals ... Rebounded from a tough start at the Mountain View Collegiate, firing a final-round, 3-under 69 that is tied for the fifth-lowest round in Northwestern history ... Lead team with five rounds of par or better ... Earned four top-10 and one top-20 finish ... One of two Wildcats to fire a round in the 60's.dy Northern ... Paced Northwestern with a 75.08 scoring average in the fall.

    2005-06: Claimed the first title of her collegiate career, winning the Big Ten Championships with a 3-over total of 291 ... Set a 36-hole Big Ten Championships record (4-under 140) and matched the 54-hole mark (2-under 214) on her way to medalist honors ... Her opening-round 68 is tied for the second-best round in Wildcat history ... Named to the All-Big Ten second team for the second consecutive year ... Set the record for best stroke average by a Wildcat in a single season, besting her own mark of 75.6 last year with an average of 74.76 ... Honored as Big Ten Golfer of the week on two separate occasions in the spring (Feb. 23 and March 29) ... Led the 'Cats in par-or-better rounds, matching the course's par three times and shooting under-par on another three occasions ... Finished with four top-10 finishes ... Nearly led the 'Cats to the NCAA Championships, finishing with a 12-over 228 to tie with Jennifer Hong for 21st at the NCAA Central Regional Championships as Northwestern fell just short of making the cut.

    2004-05: Second-team All-Big Ten ... Set the NU single-season record for stroke average (75.64) (a record she set again in 2005-06) ... Recorded a team-best five top-10 finishes, including a third-place showing at the Lady Buckeye Invitational ... Placed a fall-best, sixth at the Mary Fossum Invitational ... Recorded a team-best, eighth-place at the Big Ten Championships (14-over 230) and 35th-place at the NCAA West Regional Championships (12-over 228) ... Twice shot a single-round low of 69 ... Carded 18-hole scores of 78 or better in 26 of 33 rounds played.

    2003-04: Named the Big Ten's Freshman of the Year ... Placed second on team's scoring list behind classmate Kelly Robb, the runner-up for Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... Earned Big Ten Player of the Week honors for her fourth-place finish (6-over 222) at the Texas A&M "Mo"Morial ... Also placed fourth at the Central District Classic (6-over 222) and a career-best second at the Purdue Lady Boilermaker (8-over 224) ... Turned in Northwestern's second best scoring average of the fall (76.91) ... Her best finish of the fall was a 20th-place showing in the Shoot-out at the Legends, where she shot a final round even-par 72 ... Finished 24th in the Mercedes-Benz Championships and 26th at the Badger Invitational ... Ended the fall with seven straight rounds of 78 or better ... Shot 76 or better for 11 straight rounds.

    High School: Named a Polo golf honorable mention All-American ... Was the National Junior Golf Scoreboard's 24th-ranked junior golfer in the nation at the time of her signing with Northwestern ... Competed against former NU teammates Kelly Robb and Ina Kim as a junior golfer ... Also ran cross country in high school.

    Personal: Born Alice Kim on 2/27/85 ... Daughter of Bowhan Kim and Joung Kim ... Chose Northwestern over USC, UCLA, California and Duke ... Communication studies major.

    Kim's Career Statistics

    Year          Rounds     Strokes     Average     Low
    2003-04       30          2328        77.6        72
    2004-05       33          2496        75.6        69
    2005-06       34          2542        74.76       68
    2006-07       32          2431        75.97       69
    Career        129         9797        75.95       68