Calgary’s Jaclyn Lee also returns for a second year on the Amateur Squad. Lee’s summer was highlighted by winning the Marlene Streit Award (low amateur) at the CP Women’s Open in addition to winning the Alberta Ladies Amateur title for a second time. The 19-year-old recorded a T3 finish at the Porter Cup while also making the quarter-finals at both the PNGA Women’s Amateur and North & South Women’s Amateur. The former CN Future Links Junior Skills Challenge National Event winner grabbed a share of 27th at the Canadian Women’s Amateur. Lee added two Top-10 collegiate finishes in her freshman year at Ohio State.
Q: What are some of your nicknames?
Q: Who or what got you into golf? Explain.
My dad got my sister and I into golf so my family could play as a natural foursome.
Q: What is your favourite pre-competition meal?
Bacon, strawberry yogurt, toast with peanut butter and banana slices, eggs (breakfast); A good steak for the night before.
Q: How about your favourite “cheat” meal?
Homemade fried chicken.
Q: What was the last book you read?
The Fault In Our Stars by John Green.
Q: Who would play you in a movie about your life?
Lucy Lu (Watson from Elementary).
Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?
Most people don’t know that I fell in between the subway and platform when I was 6. Or that I did gymnastics for 7 years before I played golf.
Q: What exercise do you dread the most?
Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?
A photo of me ,Naomi and Grace by the Shell sign at the Golf Club of Houston.
Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?
I love the warm chinook winds and the mountain scenery.
Q: Do you have any superstitions?
Q: What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?
The amount of allergy medication and eye drops I carry with me.
Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?
Eye of the Tiger