Xianmei Jin
    Xianmei Jin

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Qingdao, China

    High School:
    Mesa Grande Academy (Calif.)

    Height:
    5-5

    Birthdate:
    01/02/1994


    07/02/2014

    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award

    04/22/2014

    Salukis finish fourth at the conclusion of the 2014 MVC Championships

    Senior Cassie Rushing earned her fourth consecutive All-Conference honor.

    04/21/2014

    Salukis tied for fifth after second round of MVC Championships

    SIU (608) sits nine strokes off of top-score Bradley (599) heading into the final 18 holes on Tuesday.

    04/20/2014

    Salukis in fifth place after competitive first round of MVC Championship

    SIU's first-round score of 300 is the lowest by the Salukis since March 15.

    04/17/2014

    Women's Golf picked to finish second in MVC Pre-Championship poll

    Southern also received two first-place votes behind favorite Wichita State.

    03/31/2014

    2014 Saluki Invitational

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

    Pronunciation: Shawn-MAY Jin

    2013-14 (Freshman):
    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.

    Personal
    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.

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