UNC Women's Golf Bio
 Jackie Chang

 

 


Fall 2011: 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.

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
Favorite Food: Ruth's Chris Steak House
Hobbies: Eating, baking, sports, reading, hiking, fishing
The best tasting food I make is: My Mom's apple pie
Favorite TV Show: Toddlers and Tiaras
Nobody can believe I watch: Toddlers and Tiaras
Favorite Video Game: Gold version Pokemon
Favorite Movie: Law Abiding Citizen
Favorite Musical Performers: Luke Bryan, Nicki Minaj
Favorite Vacation Spot: Hawaii
My Greatest Sports Moment: Shooting a hole-in-one at the 2011 NCAA Championships, final round, Traditions Golf Club in Bryan, Texas, the day after my birthday
Career Competitive Round: 65, 2011, Forest Highlands Meadow Golf Club in Flagstaff, Ariz.
Favorite Course: Forest Highlands (Canyon Course) in Flagstaff, Ariz.
To get ready for a tournament, I like to: Listen to loud music
Favorite athlete: Michael Jordan
Why I Chose Carolina: I love that Carolina spirit!
Talent I have outside golf: Tennis, arts and crafts
Person in history I'd most like to meet: Luke Byran
People I admire and why: People who are confident and put others before themselves and my parents
The best advice I ever received: "If you love what you do, you never work a day in your life," from my mother.
The best thing about going to school at Carolina is: The amazing school spirit
The best part about being a Tar Heel golfer is: I have the best team ever!
The best thing about Coach Mann is: Her sense of humor and forgiveness
The funniest thing Coach Mann says all the time: Anything she says while baby talking to Patricia's baby

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
Fall 2011 4	12	10/83.3	 3	4	1	69	82	884	73.67
Total	 14	43	37/86.1	 3	4	1	69	82	884	73.67
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Notre Dame Prep
UNC North Carolina Women's Golf


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