Shawn Yim
Shawn Yim
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165
Year: So.-1L
Hometown: Buford, Ga.
High School: Mill Creek

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Mill Creek High School in Hoschton, Ga. … Earned four letters for the Hawks under head coach Ben Hanes … Won Region 7-AAAAA low medalist honors and captured the Warrior Invitational … Helped lead Hawks to school’s first-ever region runnerup finish.

PERSONAL: Born April 22, 1991 in Fairbanks, Alaska … Full name is Shawn Chang Kun Yim … Son of Young and John Yim … Undeclared on a major … Prefers hanging out with friends and playing video games away from the golf course … Career goal is to make it to the PGA Tour … Goal for the upcoming season is to have a good season … Favorite athlete is George “Rush” St. Pierre … Person he admires the most is his dad … His greatest athletic thrill is hitting the ball long … Would like to switch places for a day with Tiger Woods … Favorite sport other than golf is football … Would like to eat dinner with the president … Favorite singer/musical group is Lil Wayne and Drake … Golf clubs of choice include Mizuno irons, TaylorMade wedges and the R7 425 driver … First heard about the ASU men’s golf program from a friend … Lists Tennessee National, Dalhousie Golf Club and Carlton Woods as the top three courses he’s played … Lists Augusta National and Pebble Beach as the top courses he wants to play … Dream foursome includes Tiger Woods, Tom Watson and Phil Mickelson.