UNC Women's Golf Bio
 Jackie Chang
Chang Chang 720972

Fall 2013: Competed in all four fall tournaments ... best performance was in The Landfall Tradition when she finished in 21st place with a 10-over 226, low round was a 70 in the Mason Rudolph Championship where she tied for 24th with a 5-over 221, shot a 9-over 219 in the Dale McNamara NCAA Fall Preview to finish in a tie for 36th place, and carded a 13-over 229 in the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel International to tie for 68th place ... 74.58 scoring average.

2012-13: Played in all of Carolina's tournaments ... recorded eight top-25 finishes ... top performance was a tie for eighth place at the NCAA East Regional with a 3-under-par 214 ... tied for eighth place at the UCF Challenge, tied for ninth place at the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational, tied for 14th place at the Liz Murphey Fall Preview and the Cougar Classic, tied for 20th at the SunTrust Gator Invitational, tied for 23rd at the Mason Rudolph Championship, tied for 28th at the ACC Championships and tied for 32nd at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate and the Bryan National Collegiate ... low round was a 3-under 68 fired in the first round of the NCAA East Regional ... 73.90 stroke average.

2011-12: Played in all four of Carolina's tournaments ... posted two top-11 finishes ... led the Tar Heels with a fifth-place finish at the Cougar Classic, firing a 6-under-par 210 total ... tied for 11th place at the Tar Heel Invitational ... tied for 26th at the Mason Rudolph Fall Preview and tied for 45th at The Landfall Tradition ... 73.67 scoring average ... fired four under-par rounds, one in the 60s, and three even-par rounds...Tied for 24th place at the Central District Invitational... carded a 2-over-par 74 in the first round... finished tied for 43rd in the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate... tied for 18th place at the LSU Classic... finished the third round at a 1-under 71... tied for 22nd in the Bryan National Collegiate with an 8-over 224 total... finished tied for 40th place at ACC Championships.

2010-11: Played in 10 of Carolina's 11 tournaments ... carded three top-25 finishes ... tied for second place at the Cougar Classic, the first tournament of her collegiate career ... was the low Tar Heel in that event ... tied for 11th place at the NCAA East Regional and tied for 21st at ACC Championships ... tied for 45th place at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate, tied for 46th at The Landfall Tradition and tied for 53rd at the NCAA Championships ... in the final round of NCAAs, she scored a hole-in-one on the par-3, 165-yard second hole, her 11th hole...placed 61st at the Mason Rudolph Women's Championship, tied for 61st at the Tar Heel Invitational, tied for 71st at the LSU Golf Classic and tied for 90th at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic.

Amateur: Finished third at 2011 Women's Western Amateur played at Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. ... participated in 2010 U.S. Women's Amateur after being the medalist at qualifier in Kansas City, Kan. ... advanced to second round of match play at 2010 North and South Amateur in Pinehurst ... champion of 2009 FCWT ASU Challenge ... advanced to quarterfinals of 2010 Women's Western Amateur ... tied for sixth place at 2010 Harder Hall Invitational ... tied for eighth place at 2010 Arizona Silver Belle Championship.

Prep: Four-time golf letterwinner at Notre Dame Preparatory in Scottsdale, Ariz. ... won many of her high school matches ... champion of 2008 and 2009 4A DII State and Regional Tournaments ... also played tennis ... 4A DII State Doubles/Team Champion, 2007-10.

Personal: National Honors Society as a student in high school ... summa cum laude ... Carolina Outreach Retention/Mentoring committee for the 2011-12 Relay for Life ... parents are Doug and Anita Chang ... born May 20, 1992.

More on Chang

Hobbies: Reading, hiking

Favorite food: Everything

The best-tasting food I make is: Everything

Favorite TV shows: Law & Order: SVU, Modern Family, Criminal Minds

Nobody can believe I watch: Here Comes Honey Boo-Boo

The reality show I could win is: A Minute to Win It

Favorite movie: Law Abiding Citizen

Favorite vacation spot: Maui!

Favorite musical performers: Shakira, Luke Bryan

CDs most likely to be on my iPod: A mixed CD from friends

Nobody can believe I listen to:

If I can spend three hours doing anything it would be: Hiking!

My greatest sports moment: Hole-in-one at Nationals 2011

Career competitive round: 65, Forest Highlands- Meadow, 2011

Favorite course: Forest Highlands- Canyon

Favorite golfer Leah Wigger

To get ready for a tournament I like to: Talk with friends

Why I chose Carolina: The amazing Carolina sports teams/ team spirit

Person or people I admire the most and why: My parents

My most prized possession is: Unfortunately, probably my phone...

Post-school ambition: To play on the LPGA and go to grad school!

The best thing about going to school at Carolina is: Knowing you go to the greatest school out there

The best part about being a Tar Heel golfer is: Competing for UNC! And being able to wear so much Carolina blue

The best thing about Coach Mann is: She always pushes us to be our best

I did this for fun this summer: Ballroom dancing!

 

 

Chang's Career Tournament Results

Fall 2010

Cougar Classic................................................................... 72-69-72-213 (T2)

Mason Rudolph Women's Championship......................... 71-77-76-224 (61)

Tar Heel Invitational......................................................... 76-76-74-226 (T61)

The Landfall Tradition...................................................... 77-78-76-231 (T46)

Spring 2010

Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate.................................. 78-75-73-226 (T45)

LSU Golf Classic............................................................... 81-84-73-238 (T71)

Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic........................................ 78-79-81-238 (T90)

ACC Championships.......................................................... 77-77-78-232 (T21)

NCAA East Regional......................................................... 76-69-73-218 (T11)

NCAA Championships................................................................ 76-73-77-76-302 (T53)

Fall 2011

Cougar Classic................................................................... 71-69-70-210 (5)

Mason Rudolph Fall Preview............................................. 76-75-72-223 (T26)

Tar Heel Invitational......................................................... 72-72-70-214 (T11)

The Landfall Tradition...................................................... 82-78-77-237 (T45)

Spring 2012

Central District Invitational............................................... 74-75-76-225 (T24)

Darius Rucker Intercollegiate........................................... 74-81-155 (T43)

LSU Golf Classic............................................................... 81-75-71-227 (T18)

Bryan National Collegiate................................................. 72-77-75-224 (T22)

ACC Championships.......................................................... 76-83-81-240 (T40)

Fall 2012

Cougar Classic................................................................... 75-72-69-216 (T14)

Mason Rudolph Championship.......................................... 76-78-74-228 (T23)

Liz Murphey Fall Preview................................................. 73-72-73-218 (T14)

Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational..................................... 70-76-73-219 (T9)

Spring 2013

UCF Challenge................................................................... 71-72-73-216 (T8)

Darius Rucker Intercollegiate........................................... 77-76-74-227 (T32)

SunTrust Gator Invitational............................................... 76-72-73-221 (T20)

Bryan National Collegiate................................................. 76-72-76-224 (T32)

ACC Championships.......................................................... 79-77-79-251 (T41)

NCAA East Regional......................................................... 68-72-73-213 (T8)

Fall 2013

Dale McNamara NCAA Fall Preview.............................. 72-73-74-219 (T36)

Mason Rudolph Championship.......................................... 75-70-76-221 (T24)

Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational.................................... 76-74-79-229 (T68)

The Landfall Tradition...................................................... 71-75-78-226 (21)

 

 

Chang's Statistics

                                       RDS CT/

                  TN    RDS        PCT       PAR   -PAR  60s   LO     HI   STKS    AVG

2010-11     10       31        22/71.0        2          3        2      69      84    2348     75.74

2011-12      9        26        18/69.2        4          5        1      69      83    1955     75.19

Fall 2012    4        12       12/100.0       2          2        1      69      78     881      73.42

Total         23       69        52/75.4        8         10       4      69      84    5184     75.13


Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Notre Dame Prep
UNC North Carolina Women's Golf


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