Sandy Wongwaiwate
Sandy Wongwaiwate
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chiang Mai, Thailand
High School: Hank Haney IJGA/Heritage Academy
Major: Economics

2016-17: Finished 7th at the Princeton Invitational... Finished 18th at the Hoya Women's Invitational... Finished 2nd for Yale at the Mason Rudolph Championship... Finished 2nd for Yale at the Nittany Lion Invitational. 

2015-16: Women's Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar... Finished 17th at Ivy League Championships... Finished 3rd at the Princeton Invitational.

2014-15: Finished 2nd at the Princeton Invitational... Finished 6th at the Yale Fall Intercollegiate... Finished 7th at the Brown Bear Invitational... Finished 18th at the Ivy League Tournament... Shot low round of 70 at the Princeton Invitational.

2013-14: Tied for 1st at the Sacred Heart Fall Classic... Tied for 2nd at the Nittany Lion Women's Invitational... Tied for 3rd at the Seton Hall Pirate Invitational... Finished 4th at Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate.

Before Yale: Thailand Ladies National Team 2010-11, 2011-12... 2011 SLGA Ladies Amateur Open Winner Premier Division I 2011... Malaysian Ladies Amateur Open 4th runner up... 2011 Annika Invitational 1st runner up... TGA Northern Thailand #1 Ranking for two years... IJGT Player of the Year 2012-2013... Ranking number 1 on IJGT: out of six events, placed first three times and second place three times... Won a number of tournaments while playing as a junior in Thailand... 6-time member on the honor roll... High school Quiz Bowl team... Student Leadership Council... Mayor Youth Award for Volunteer Service... SCISA award in recognition of excellence in scholarship... National Honor Society.

Nickname: Sandy

Residential College: Berkeley

Future plans: Play professionally or graduate school

Lowest Score: 65

Why You Chose Yale: Amazing coach and captain, awesome teammates, perfect school atmosphere

Favorite Band: Maroon 5

Favorite Food: Anything with pasta

Favorite Book: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Favorite Golf Course: Harbourtown Golf Links, Hilton Head Island, SC

Places You'd Like to Visit: Italy, New Zealand, and South America