Alice Chen
Alice Chen
Year: Junior
Hometown: Princeton, N.J.
High School: Montgomery

Chen Career Stats

2015-16:  Chosen the 2016 Southern Conference Women’s Golf Co-Player of the Year...named to the All-SoCon team for the second-consecutive season...tied for first place among the individuals at the SoCon Championships...tied for the Paladin lead with a 73.3 stroke average over 30 rounds, the second-best season stroke-average in the history of the Paladin program...tied her career low with a 68 in the second round of the Yale Intercollegiate and in the final round of the Clemson Invitational...finished second at the Clemson Invitational...tied for sixth at the NCAA Bryan Regional...placed among the top five in five of ten tournaments this season and among the top 10 in seven competitions.

2014-15:  Chosen the 2015 Southern Conference Women’s Golf Freshman of the Year... Selected to the All-SoCon Team and the SoCon All-Freshman Team... Boasted a 74.0 stroke average over 30 rounds, the sixth-best single season stroke average in the history of the Furman women’s golf program... Was the second-highest ranked player in the conference... Recorded four top-10 finishes and seven top-20 finishes and posted a season-best 68 in the second round of the 3M Jaguar Intercollegiate in Augusta... Placed second with a 54-hole total of 212 at the SoCon Championships... Named to the WGCA All-America Scholar Team after tallying a 3.66 GPA as a freshman... Helped the Paladins to a 32nd-place national ranking and the 2015 league championship and NCAA regionals appearance, Furman's first since 2009.

High School/Junior Golf:  Named to the USA Today 2013-14 All-USA Girls’ Golf Second Team... Won back-to-back New Jersey state titles, shooting a 7-under par 65, besting the previous low score at the state tournament by three strokes… Ranked No. 37 by Golfweek and No. 39 by the AJGA… The top-ranked junior player in New Jersey… Led the New Jersey team to the 2013 USGA Women's State Team Championship, earning a share of the individual medalist honors and tying the championship's 18-, 36- and 54-hole scoring records… Qualified for the U.S. Women’s Amateur Public Links Championships… Registered a 73.25 average over 20 tournament rounds during the summer of 2013… Won the New Jersey State Golf Association (NJSGA) Junior Girls' Championship, the NJSGA Women's Amateur Championship, and the Lessing's AJGA Classic Championship in 2013… A Sports Illustrated "Faces in the Crowd" Honoree… Made the round of 64 at the U.S. Girls' Junior Championship and finished in the top five at the Trusted Choice Big I Junior Classic… Over five years of junior play, notched 13 AJGA top-10 finishes, including seven top-five finishes… Earned honorable mention accolades on the 2013 Rolex Junior All-American Team and was named to the 2012 and 2013 HP Scholastic Honor Roll.