Louise Yu

Class Junior
Hometown Duluth, Ga.
High School Peachtree Ridge
Bio

Major: Human and Organizational Development

Off West End
• First alternate for 2017 United States Girls’ Junior Amateur
• Won 2016 GSGA’s Women’s Match-Play Championships

As a Sophomore (2018-19)
• Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-America Scholar
• SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Scoring average (31 rounds): 74.68
• Low round: 70 (1st round and 2nd round, Cougar Classic)
• Low total: 219 (UCF Challenge)
• Best finish: T-15th (Cougar Classic)
• Tied for 15th at Cougar Classic (70-70, 140, -4)
• Tied for 25th at Mason Rudolph Championships (74-71, 145, +1)
• Tied for 48th at Ruth’s Chris Tar Heel Invitational (73-77-75, 225, +9)
• 29th at Battle as the Beach Invitational (77-71-73, 221, +8)
• 49th at UCF Challenge (76-71-72, 219, +3)
• Tied for 13th at Reynolds Lake Oconee Invitational (77-73-76, 226, +10)
• Tied for 62nd at Darius Rucker Invitational 80-72-78, 230, +17)
• Tied for 18th at Clemson Invitational (71-72, 143, -1)
• Tied for 25th at SEC Championships (76-71-75, 222, +6)
• Tied for 28th at NCAA Auburn Regionals (73-77-71, 221, +5)
• Tied for 93rd at NCAA Championships (83-80-76, 239, +20)

As a Freshman (2017-18) 
• Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-America Scholar
• SEC All-Freshman recipient
• SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
• Low round: 68 (Mason Rudolph Championships, first round)
• Low total: 212 (Mason Rudolph Championships)
• Best finish: T-4th (Brickyard Collegiate)
• Tied for 18th at Mason Rudolph Championships (68-75-69, 212, -4)
• Tied for 55th at Ruth’s Chris Tar Heel Invitational (74-77-72, 223, +7)
• Tied for 43rd at Battle of the Beach Invitational (76-75-71, 222, +9)
• Tied for 7th at UCF Challenge (74-73-70, 217, +1)
• Tied for 65th at Darius Rucker Intercollegiate 80-76-75, 231, +18)
• Tied for 39th at Clemson Invitational (76-71-73, 220, +4)
• Tied for 4th at Brickyard Collegiate (72-72-75, 219, +3)
• Tied for 19th at SEC Championships (70-80-73, 223, +7)
• Defeated Alabama’s Cheyenne Knight 1-up in SEC quarterfinal match play
• Tied for 30th at NCAA Tallahassee Regionals (70-71-76, 217, +1)

The Yu File
• Prepped at Peachtree Ridge (Ga.)
• Ranked No. 127 nationally by Golfweek
• 2016 Georgia Junior Girls Player of the Year (Georgia State Golf Association)
• Daughter of Eric and Anne Yu
• Both parents are in private business
• An older brother, Christopher
• Chose Vanderbilt over offers from Furman and Mercer among others.
• Four-year letter winner
• Third-place medalist finish at 2016 Georgia Class 6A state tournament
• Three-time All-Gwinnett County recipient (2015-17)
• Started playing competitive golf as prep freshman
• Student Council, Student-Athletic Leadership Team participant
• National Honor Society

Yu’s Statistics
Year | Rounds | Strokes | Average
2018-19  |  31  |  2,315  |  74.68
   2017-18  |  27  |  1,984  |  73.48
Career    |  58  |  4,299  |  74.12