Seo Hee Moon
Seo Hee Moon
Year: Junior
Hometown: Mukilteo, Wash.
High School: Kamiak
Major: Psychology
Residential College: Davenport

2012-13: Earned first-team All-Ivy honors for her fifth-place finish at the Ivy League Championship ... Finished in ninth at the Dartmouth Invitational ... Closed in fourth place at the Hoya Invitational ... Tied for seventh at the Brown Invitational ... Tied for eighth place at the C&F Bank Invitational ... Shared ninth place at the Lehigh Invitational

2011-12: Second-Team All Ivy...Finished 8th (85, 75, 78) at Ivy League Championships...appeared in all eight tournaments...First overall at Yale Women's Intercollegiate (69, 74, 75)...tied for 27th at Nittany Lion Invitational (76, 78)...tied for 7th at Lady Pirate Invitational (76, 69, 72)...tied for 8th at Harvard Invitational (81, 79)...tied for 16th at Hoya Invitational (78, 86, 77)...tied for 4th at Brown Invitational (79, 72)...round of 72 was the lowest of the day at Brown Invitational...averaged 77.1 strokes per round.

2010-11: 2011 Ivy League Player of the Year...2011 Ivy League Rookie of the Year...Appeared in all ten tournaments during the school year, taking first overall in 6 of them and finishing in the top three in all but one...fired an opening-round 66 at the C&F Bank Invitational en route to an under-par weekend and a first-place overall finish (-2)...won the Princeton Invitational (74, 68, 71), Yale Women's Intercollegiate (73, 70, 67), Harvard Invitational (72,74,74), Sacred Heart Invitational (75,73), match against Longwood (70)...third at Ivy League Championships (76, 78, 72)...was the Bulldogs' top finisher at the NCAA East Regional, tying for 20th with rounds of 74, 74 and 72.

Before Yale: Captain of the Kamiak High School golf team her junior and senior yeras, Moon led the team to the state championship in her freshman season. Individually, she finished in the top five in the state all four years, including a first-place finish as a freshman. Outside of high school golf, Moon competed in nationwide junior tournaments with Yale golf classmate Sun Park, and reached a highest rank of 38th nationally in her senior year. Played in the U.S. Women's Amateur Publinx tournament as well as the U.S. Junior Girls' Championship last year where she met Donald Trump and Annika Sorenstam.

Nickname: Bean

Residential College: Davenport

Major: American Studies

Future Plans: Futures Tour or Grad School

Lowest Score: 6-under 66

Why She Chose Yale: "Because it's better than Harvard."

 

Favorite Place at Yale: Branford Courtyard

Favorite Class (so far): Intro Psych

Favorite Band: Maroon 5

Favorite Song: "Maps" by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Favorite Food: "BBQ!"

Favorite Course: Pebble Beach

Places You'd Like to Visit: Europe, Australia, Hawaii