Sydney Babiak
Sydney Babiak
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Martinez, Calif.
High School: Bentley School
Major: Davenport

2016-17: Finished in the top half of competitors at the Pizza Hut Lady Thunderbird Invitational... Helped Yale finish 3rd at the Women's Intercollegiate Invitational.

2015-16: Women's Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar... Finished 4th for Yale at the River Landing Classic.

Before Yale: Semi-finalist in the 2014 California Women’s Amateur Championship… Quarterfinalist in the 2014 California Junior Girls’ Championship… Played in 2014 Callaway Junior World Championship… 4-time FCWT Champion (2013-2015)… Played in 2014 CIF State Championship as an individual… Selected to 2014 FCWT All-Academic Team… Selected to 2014 1st-Team All-FCWT… Selected to 2014 1st Team All-East Bay Area… Played on boys’ team for four years (captain for junior and senior year)... 4-time First Team All-League Selection in boys’ league.

Nickname: Syd

Lowest Score: 70

Why I Chose Yale: “When I visited, everyone was so unbelievably nice and down-to-earth, much more so than any other college I had visited. Plus, the golf program was obviously amazing and I loved Coach from the first minute I met her.”

Favorite Band: The Black Keys

Favorite Food: Anything Mediterranean

Favorite Book: The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka

Favorite Course: Ruby Hill Country Club and Monterey Peninsula Country Club

Places I’d like to visit: Czech Republic, Austria, and Germany