Jayna Choi

Hometown Collierville, Tenn.
High School Houston

Off West End
• Highest American Junior Golf Association ranking: 15
• Two-time West Team representative in the Tennessee East vs West Junior Cup
• Member of Team USA in the 2015 Evian Junior Championship where she finished second on the team
• Member of victorious Team Tennessee at the USGA Women’s State Championship
• Qualified for U.S. Women’s Amateur Championships
• Played in U.S. Junior Girl’s Championship three consecutive years, once reaching the semifinals
• Won two AJGA tournaments (Wells Fargo AJGA Open, Scott Stallings Junior Championship)
• Second-team AJGA Rolex recipient

As a Freshman (2019-20)
• Scoring average (12 rounds): 75.67
• Low round: 71 (first round, Cougar Classic; second round, Mason Rudolph Championships)
• Low 54-hole total: +6, 222 (Mason Rudolph Championships)
• Tied for 32nd at Mason Rudolph Championships
• Tied for 60th at Cougar Classic
• Tied for 67th at Windy City Collegiate Classic
• Tied for 80th at Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge

The Choi File
• Jayna Yoon Choi
• Prepped at Houston High School in Collierville, Tennessee
• Daughter of Kwang Choi & Myung Choi
• Both parents are natives of South Korea
• Native of Germantown, Tennessee
• Dad is a database administrator at FedEx; mom is talented flutist
• Led Houston to two Tennessee state titles, a runner-up result and fourth-place finish as four-year varsity player
• Won medalist honors at Tennessee state championships as freshman
• One older brother, Jacob
• My brother played golf at Baylor University and was successful junior golfer, representing United States at the Evian Junior Championship
• Chose Vanderbilt over Auburn, Georgia, UCLA, Duke, and Stanford
• Enjoys food and travel

Choi’s Stats
Year | Rounds | Strokes | Average
2019-20  |   12     |   908     |  75.67