2008-09 Women's Golf Roster

Jean Chua

Jean Chua

  • Class
    Senior
  • Highschool
    Convent Bukit Nanas
  • Hometown
    Cheras, Malaysia

Biography

2008-09 Tournament Results

Spring 2008
Competed in all eight events... Recorded her best finish of the season at the LSU/Cleveland Classic after posting a 76-73-77=226 (+10) to tie for 22nd place... Finished tied for 25th at the ACC Championship after carding a 78-75-79=232 (+16)... Tied for 32nd at the NCAA East Regional after shooting a 76-77-74=227 (+11)... Shot a 68 in the final round of the SunTrust Lady Gator Invitational, the third lowest round of the season for Wake Forest and the lowest third round score for the 2007-08 season... Finished the 2007-08 season with a stroke average of 77.7 per 18 holes. Fall 2007
Competed in one event... Was hampered by a back injury for most of the semester... Shot 78-79-78=235 (+19) to finish tied for 71st at the Lady Tar Heel Invitational. Spring 2007
Competed in 9 of 11 events... Ranked second on the team with a 75.7 stroke average... Had 70.4 percent of her rounds counted during the season... Competed as an individual at the Lady Falcon Invitational to win her first collegiate event... Shot a 76 and 75 to finish 7-over par, finishing first in a field of 60 players... Recorded three top-20 finishes, including the Fall Preview, Lady Falcon and the ACC Championship... Finished just outside the Top 20 at the NCAA East Regional, finishing 23rd with an even score... Helped lead Wake Forest to a third place finish at the East Regional, shooting a career low 3-under-par 69 to pace Wake on the final day of competition... Broke her previous career low of 71, which she shot in the third round of the Fall Preview... One of Wake's more consistent players... Led the Deacs on the second round of play at the NCAA Championships, shooting a 74... Finished in the Top 50 at the NCAA's with a 16-over-304 (76-74-79-80)... Helped lead the Deacs to two second-place team records - 18 hole score of 284 and a 54-hole score of 858... Had three rounds equal or under par. Fall 2006
Competed in three events with a stroke average of 74.5... Shot 74-75-76=225 (+9) to finish tied for 38th at the Mason Rudolph Championship... Finished second on the team and tied for 18th overall at the Fall Preview, shooting 79-72-71=222 (+6)... The third-round 71 was her low score of the season. 2005-06
Competed in 10 events... Finished the year 76.3 stroke average... Had 80.6 percent of her overall rounds counted throughout the season... Had a season-best finish of first on the team and tied for 13th overall at the Lady Gamecock Classic, shooting a 77-71-77=225 (+9)... Her round of 71 on the second day of the tournament was a season low... Had a great ACC Championship, finishing first on the team and tied for eighth overall with a 75-78-73=226 (+10)... Finished tied for 69th overall and third on the team at the NCAA East Regionals with a 76-80-72=228 (+12)... Shot an opening-round 73 at the NCAA Championship, finishing with 73-79-78-80 (+22) for the tournament. Summer 2005
Competed at the Malaysian Ladies Open... Placed third with rounds of 74-76-72=222... Also competed in the Selangor Ladies Open... Finished second, shooting rounds of 74-73=147... Also competed in the Malaysian Ladies Closed (70-73=143), Northern Ladies Open (80-70=150) and Asian 100 Plus Junior Open (78-74-71=223). Background
Competed on both the high school and national level in Asia... State level champion from 2002-04... 2003 national level champion... 2003 Hong Kong MacGregor Junior Open Champion... Runner-up at the 2004 Malaysian Closed and Malaysian Open... Also won the Asian School Championship in 2004... 2005 Malaysian Closed Champions and runner-up at the Malaysian Open... Also participated on her high school softball, chess and table tennis teams... Born August 29, 1987... Daughter of Chua Beng Yap and Ong Bee Mooi Chua.