Xianmei Jin
    Xianmei  Jin


    Qingdao, China

    High School:
    Mesa Grande Academy (Calif.)




    Salukis finish strong with third place finish at the MVC Championships

    Sophomore Brooke Cusumano earned MVC All-Conference and the MVC Elite-18 Award


    SIU moves to fourth place on Day Two at MVC Championships

    Sophomore Brooke Cusumano shot SIU's only score in the 70s today to maintain her top-10 ranking.


    Salukis in second, only one stroke behind, after Day 1 at MVC Championships

    Senior Kris Grimes finished with the day's only eagle on the 483-yard, par-5 18th hole.


    SIU finishes with one-stroke lead to take fourth-straight Saluki Invitational title

    Junior Mattie Lindner finished as the tournament's medalist for the first time in her career with a 150 overall score.


    Salukis finish Day One of Saluki Invitational in second place

    Junior Mattie Lindner leads the team and the tournament shooting two over par for a 74.


    2015 Women's Gold Banquet

    Photos from the 2015 SIU Women's Golf Banquet in the John Paul Cook Club at SIU Arena; May 9, 2015.


    2014 Saluki Invitational

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

    Pronunciation: Shawn-MAY Jin

    2014-15 (Sophomore):
    Tournament Scores

    2013-14 (Freshman):
    Tournament Scores

    One of only three Salukis and two true freshmen to play in all 34 rounds in 2013-14...Finished the season seven-over par at an average of 79.0...Had the third-lowest single-round score on the team, as she shot a 70 twice...Finished in the top-10 twice, the top-five twice and was the only Saluki to win an individual title (SIU-Murray Dual)...Finished tied for 27th at the MVC Championships...Over her last five matches in the spring she shot 80 or higher only once in 11 rounds.

    Prior to SIU
    At the time her NLI was signed, was ranked the 66th-best signee in the country by the Junior Golf Scorecard...In 19 rounds of American Junior Golf Association competition, Jin had an average round score of 77.2...Finished second at the College Golf Combine West among some of the best future Division I talent in the country...Has shot two career rounds of 69, once at the 2010 SCPGA Junior Tour Desert Open and again at the 2012 AJGA Junior Open.

    Born Jan. 2, 1994 in Qingdao, China, to Zhe and LianYu Jin...Went to high school at Mesa Grande Academy in Calimesa, Calif., where there is no scholastic golf team...Majoring in international language and international trade.