Shang Zhi  
Shang Zhi

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

High School:
Bradenton Preparatory Academy


08/20/2012

Gophers Set to Host Eighth Annual Gopher Invitational

2012 Field is the Largest in History of the Spring Hill Event

2011-12 JUNIOR SEASON:
Competed in one tournament on the season, as an individual in the Gopher Invitational.

2010-11 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Played in five events in his sophomore campaign at Minnesota • finished with a stroke average of 75.93, the third-lowest on the team • established a career-low with a second-round three-under par 69 at the Windon Memorial • also established a career-low with a 54-hole scorecard of 219 at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational • will enter his junior season with a career stroke average of 77.70 • Academic All-Big Ten.

2009-10 • FRESHMAN SEASON:

Played in seven of the team's 11 tournaments as a freshman • posted a stroke average of 78.95 • best round of 71 came in the first round of the Alister Mackenzie • tied for 30th as an individual at the Windon Memorial.

SUMMER 2009 • AMATEUR PLAY:

Made the cut on Omega China Tour • shot a second round score of 8-under par 64 with 10 biridies.

HIGH SCHOOL:

A graduate of Bradenton Preparatory Academy • attended David Leadbetter IMG Golf Academy • ranked 210 in the Golfweek Junior Rankings and is the 84th ranked player in the Class of 2009 • won the China Junior Championship in 2006 and was a member of the Chinese National Junior Team • two top-10 finishes on the AJGA Circuit.

PERSONAL:

Born Sept. 25, 1990 • son of Hong Tao and Guangwei Zhi • enjoys playing basketball and computer games.

CAREER STATS:

Year Tournaments Rounds Strokes Average - Par Top 10 Finishes Low Round
2009-10 7 20 1579 78.95 --- --- 71
2010-11 5 14 1063 75.93 2 --- 69
2011-12 1 3 240 80.0 0 --- 76
Total 13 37 2882 77.89 2 --- 69

CAREER BESTS:

Round: 69 Windon Memorial 10/26/10
Finish: T-30th Windon Invitational 10/4-5/09
Tournament Score: 219 Alister MacKenzie 10/18-19/10
Tourn. Score to Par: +3 Alister MacKenzie 10/12-13/09