Jenny Bae is a collegiate golfer from the United States. She currently plays for the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia.
Jenny could only finish as the runner-up in the recently concluded Augusta National Women’s Amateur tournament. She was defeated in a sudden-death play-off by the current World No.1 amateur golfer, Rose Zhang.
Jenny gave tough competition to Rose Zhang at the 2023 Augusta National Women’s Amateur Championship (Source: Augusta National Women’s Amateur’s Facebook)
Both Collegiate golfers gave tough competition to each other throughout the tournament. They both finished on a three-round total of 207 at the final 18 holes at the championship.
Eventually, the tournament was sent to a sudden-death play-off where Rose came out victorious on the second hole of the play-off. She registered two-putting to clinch the title.
Jenny was tied to Rose on nine under the final round on Saturday, 1 April 2023. She then shot two under in the final round to keep her hopes alive while Rose finished at four over to leave the pair tied on a three-round total of 207.
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After a tough battle, Jenny came short as Rose clinched the title on 2 April 2023.
Now, let’s learn about Jenny Bae wiki, age, parents, height, ethnicity, golf stats, dating, bio, and other interesting facts.
Jenny Bae Wikipedia: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height
Jenny was born in 2001 in Suwanee, Georgia, the United States. She is now 21 years of age and she celebrates her birthday on the 25th of August every year.
With American nationality, Jenny has an Asian ethnicity. It’s obvious that either one of them or both of her parents have an Asian background.
Talking about her family, Jenny was raised by her parents, Hannah Bae and Peter Bae. Her folks never miss an opportunity to cheer Jenny from the golf course whenever she is playing in the tournament.
Jenny completed her high school education at Collins Hill High School. Eventually, she enrolled at the University of Georgia.
As of now, Jenny is majoring in Sport Management. She is a recipient of the Mary B. Dinos Women’s Golf Scholarship for 2019-20, 2020-21, and 2021-22.
Jenny has a height of 5 feet and 3 inches. Besides, her zodiac sign is Virgo.
Jenny Bae High School Career
During her high school days, Jenny competed in 25 American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) events between 2015 and 2018. During this time, she posted a dozen top-10 finished.
Jenny was an honorable mention honoree on the 2016 AJGA Rolex Junior All-America team. Likewise, she registered three victories in AJGA events.
Jenny completed her high school education at Collins Hill High School (Source: Collins Hill High School’s Facebook)
Jenny captured medalist honors at the 2015 Evitt Foundation RTC Junior All-Star and the 2016 and 2017 Rome Junior Classics. Apart from that, she also finished as a runner-up on three occasions.
Eventually, Jenny joined the Georgia Bulldogs as a mid-year enrollee in January 2019.
Jenny Bae Collegiate Golf Stats
As a collegiate golfer, Jenny finished as runner-up at the 2019 Georgia Women’s Open during the summer of 2019. She then won the 2020 GSGA Match Play Championship by defeating Madison Barnett in the championship match.
During the 2020-21 season, Jenny was selected as an honorable mention All-America by Golfweek. She even won the 2021 Georgia Women’s Open Championship.
Jenny won the 2021 Georgia Women’s Open Championship (Source: Georgia’s Facebook)
Jenny was again selected as an honorable mention All-America by Golfweek for the second consecutive season in the 2021-22 season. She ended the season with a team-best 72.59 stroke average.
Jenny also finished as the individual runner-up and she led Georgia to a third-place finish at the Albuquerque Regional. During the fall 2022 season, Jenny managed a 68.83 average while registering par-or-better scores in 10 of 12 rounds and shooting a combined 32-under.
Moreover, Jenny also fired a career-best 6-under 65 in the second round of the Cougar Classic. She then led her college team to a school-record tournament team tally of 20-under at the Illini event.
Is Jenny Bae Dating Anyone?
Jenny prefers to keep her lips sealed when it comes to her dating and relationship whereabouts. The amateur golfer hasn’t revealed any details regarding her possible boyfriend.
Jenny is active on Instagram with over 1.2K followers. However, her account remains private as of now.