Second-year sophomore…West coast product with a great deal of physical talent and a positive attitude…Has competed in 15 events, playing 40 rounds…Was the 2012 All-Santa Clarita Boys Golfer of the Year.
FALL 2013: Competed in all five events, playing in 14 rounds … Earned four top-20 finishes on the season … Tied for 15th at the Rutgers Invitational, carding a 219 (73-70-76) … Carded a 222 (76-71-75) to finish tied for 11th at the Hartford Hawk Invitational … Paced the Scarlet Knights at the Badger Invitational, posting a 221 (74-75-72) to finish tied for 14th in the 74-player field … Recorded a 221 (73-72-76) at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate … Placed tied for 17th at the Lehigh Invitational, recording a 159 (81-78).
SPRING 2013: Competed in all five events, playing 13 rounds…Tied for 10th with a 227 (76-75-76) at the Whiting Turner Towson Invitational…Had an eagle at the Big East Championship.
FALL 2012: Competed in all five events, playing in 13 rounds...Went 2-1 in the STX Match play, defeating his FDU, and Stevenson opponents...Paced the Scarlet Knights at the Rutgers Invitational, carding a one-under 212 (73-68-71) to place third in the 83-competitor field and had tournament-best minus two in par three scoring, while also finishing minus one on par four’s..Placed tied for 27th out of 88 in the Hartford Hawks Invitational with a 228 (74-73-81)...Placed tied for 22nd out of 28 at the Waterville Collegiate Classic with a 165 (92-73)…Tied for 16th out of 45 at the Lehigh Invitational with a 151 (77-73).
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Valencia HS, where he was a three-time team captain and most valuable player under head coach Robert Waters…Was the Foothill League Most Valuable player as a sophomore and senior, with a 69 and 68, respectively…As a senior, earned individual medalist honors in four of six Foothill League matches and had a 72.8 stroke average…In the post-season, shot a two-over 74 at TPC Valencia to finish with a 36-hole total of 148 to capture his third consecutive Newhall Land Cup title...A nationally-ranked AJGA competitor with numerous top finishes in both regional and national junior tournaments…Played four events on the FCWT Junior Tour in 2011-12, making all four cuts and placing tied for ninth at the Classic Club 36 holes…At the AJGA ClubCorp Mission Hills Desert Junior, he finished 17th with a 220 (74-73-73), his second top 20 finish in five AJGA events in the spring of 2012…Is the Rancho Vista course record holder with a 64.
PERSONAL: Son of Young and Tae Chang…Interested in Psychology.