Kristie Yang
    Kristie  Yang

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Chino, Calif.

    High School:
    Diamond Bar HS

    Height:
    5-9


    04/28/2016

    Three Saluki women's golfers earn MVC Scholar-Athlete recognition

    Cusumano was named first team MVC Scholar-Athlete, while Netisingha and Yang each earned Honorable Mention.

    10/13/2015

    SIU closes fall season with third place finish at Lady Red Wolves Classic

    Kristie Yang finished fifth overall

    10/12/2015

    Record-low round helps SIU to a first place tie at Lady Red Wolves Classic on Day One

    293 was the sixth best round in school history for SIU

    10/11/2015

    Salukis wrap up fall season at Red Wolves Classic

    Southern enters the tournament with two-straight wins

    10/02/2015

    SIU Women's Golf set to host first annual Alumni Match on Saturday

    Eight former Saluki golfers return to Carbondale to face SIU's current team

    09/21/2014

    2014 Saluki Shootout

    Women's Golf photos from the 2014 Saluki Shootout, taken 9.21.14.

    03/31/2014

    2014 Saluki Invitational

    Photos from the 2014 Saluki Invitational taken at Hickory Ridge Golf Course, 3.31.14

    2015-16 (Junior):
    Tournament Scores
    Competed in 10 tournaments for the Salukis, including the MVC Championship, and competed in three as an individual…Was SIU’s top finisher at the Red Wolves Classic in October where she finished 5th of 33 golfers with a career-best 225 54-hole score…Shot a season-low 73 three times this season…Posted 18 rounds in Named to the MVC Honorable Mention Scholar-Athlete team.

    2014-15 (Sophomore):
    Tournament Scores

    Earned the MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award...Competed in 11 tournaments, playing 27 rounds for the Salukis during the 2014-15 season...Best finish of the season came at the SIU/SIUE Dual where she finished tied for fifth place...Shot a season-best 74 in the second round of the Johnie Imes Invitational...Finished tied for sixth in the Saluki Invitational... Had an average score of 80, while shooting eight-over par.

    2013-14 (Freshman):
    Tournament Scores

    Played in two tournaments: the Redbird Invitational and Saluki Invitational...Finished tied for sixth overall at the Saluki Invitational as a member of Southern's B-squad...Had a season-low score of 72...Posted a season average of 79.0.

    High School
    Four-time first-team all-conference.

    Personal
    Born Mar. 1, 1995 to Steve Yang and Tina Wu...Has three siblings (two brothers, one sister)...Majoring in radiologic sciences.