Muyu Wu
Muyu  Wu


Hangzhou, China

High School:


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Five Gophers Named WGCA All-American Scholars

The quintet was recognized for having a cumulative grade point average above 3.5.


Gophers Mark Several Achievements in 2015-16

Record-breaking performances and honors highlight season.


Muyu Wu

Muyu Wu

Competed in every tournament, finishing the year fourth on the team in scoring average at 76.63 • Recorded one top-20 finish, coming at the Minnesota Invitational where she placed tied for 13th (77-73-73—223, +7) • Tied for 60th at the Lady Paladin Invitational (81-73-75—229, +13) and 34th at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational (74-76-76—226, +10) • Finished fall play at the Cardinal Cup, tying for 61st (84-77-79—240, +24) • Ended fall play averaging 76.50 strokes per round, third on the team • Tied for 73rd at the Hurricane Invitational (75-82-78—235, +19) and 58th at the Clover Cup (81-73-77—231, +15) • Recorded best spring finish at Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational, placing 46th (80-80-78—238, +22) • Also competed at the Florida State Match Up and Big Ten Championships, but was disqualified from both tournaments.

Competed at eight tournaments, all as a member of the lineup • Finished the year fifth on the team with a scoring average of 75.75, the lowest freshman mark in program history • Opened collegiate career at the Minnesota Invitational, tying for 52nd (79-76-81—236, +20) • Tied for 61st at the Windy City Collegiate Classic (78-77-71—226, +10) • Carded her best score to par of the season, finishing tied for 68th at two-over-par at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (71-75-72—218) • Finished T-66th at the UCF Challenge (77-76-81—234, +18) • Tied for 36th at the Hurricane Invitational (75-73-72—220. +7) • Finished T-73rd at the Mountain View Collegiate Invitational (77-77-80—234, +18) • Earned best finish of the year at the Silverado Showdown, tying for 23rd (73-73-76—222, +6) • Placed T-65th at the Big Ten Championships (76-79-73—228, +12).

Competed internationally from 2013-15 • placed second in the 2015 CGF Tour in Tianjin, China • in 2014, finished as the runner-up at the HSBC China Junior Open at Zhuhai, and was the champion of the HSBC Junior Team Championship from November 18-24, 2013 at Tycoon Golf Club in Shenzhen, China • earned the top spot in the 2013.10 HSC China Junior Final Championship • competed in two events stateside, the Lockton/Samsung Kansas City Junior (9th, +16) and the Lessing’s AJGA Classic (T-14th, +11).

Parents are Kuang Liang and Lianqing Wu • has many friends playing professionally • most memorable golf thrill is her first professional tournament, where she finished tied for 14th in a China LPGA event • also enjoys swimming • plans to major in business.


Round: 71 - three times; last at Florida State Match Up (2/10/17)
Finish: T-13th - Minnesota Invitational (9/12/16 - 9/13/16)
Tournament Score: 218 - Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (10/25/15 - 10/27/15)
Tour. Score to Par: +2 - Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown (10/25/15 - 10/27/15)


Year Tournaments Rounds Strokes Average Low Round
2015-16 8 24 1818 75.75 71
2016-17 9 27 2069 76.63 71
Totals 17 51 3887 76.22 71


Wu Leads the Way as Gophers Place 11th at Clover Cup

Wu Leads the Way as Gophers Place 11th at Clover Cup

3/18/2018 - W. Golf

The junior picked up her third top-20 of the season as the three-day tournament concluded on Sunday.

Gophers Show Improvement in Second Round

Gophers Show Improvement in Second Round

3/17/2018 - W. Golf

Wu moves into the top-20 while several Gophers turned in lower scores on day two in the desert.

Gophers Finish First Round in Arizona

Gophers Finish First Round in Arizona

3/16/2018 - W. Golf

Minnesota is tied for 12th with junior Muyu Wu leading the way after the first 18 holes at the Clover Cup.

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