Kansas Jayhawks

Chomchana Phuchanbanchob

Class Senior
Hometown Chiang Rai, Thailand
High School IJGA Academy

2017-18: Big 12 Academic Second Team

SENIOR (Fall 2018)
Competed in four events … Recorded a top-5 finish at the Palmetto Intercollegiate, after recording a 3-over 219, which placed her in a tie for fifth helping the Jayhawks finish in third … Placed in the top-20 at the SMU Trinity Forest Invitational, finishing in a tie for 16th (74-72-78—224).

JUNIOR (2017-18)
Competed in nine events … Recorded a top-20 finish playing as an individual at the Chip-N-Club Invitational after recording a 19-over 235 which landed her in a tie for 17th … Competed at the Marilynn Smith Invitational (Sept. 19-21) … Shot a career-low 54-hole-total (214) and recorded two rounds under par at the Westbrook Invitational (Feb. 25-26) to finish tied for 24th … Fired a 222 (+6) at the MountainView Collegiate and was the top-Kansas finisher in the event.  

Transferred to Kansas prior to the spring semester … Competed in all seven spring events … Averaged 77.47 strokes per round … In her first event as a Jayhawk, shot a 215 (-1) to record her first career top-10 finish when she tied for 10th at the Westbrook Spring Invitational … Shot a personal season-low 68 in the first round of her KU career … Fired a 222 (+6) at the Hawkeye Invitational to finish in 23rd.

Played in three tournaments and recorded her first collegiate win at the Santa Clara Colby Invitational after shooting a 223 … Competed in the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate and the Hobble Creek Classic where she finished in a tie for 21st and 45th, respectively.

Competed in all 10 tournaments, playing 26 rounds … Led the Matadors in scoring average (77.4) while taking a total of 2,103 strokes … Finished with a team-leading three top-10 finishes and three top-20 finishes … Placed a then-career-best second place finish at the Santa Clara Colby Classic after carding a 10-over 226 … The top CSUN finisher in the Big West Conference Championship after shooting a 15-over 231, placing 11th.

Attended the International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA) in Hilton Head, South Carolina … In her time at the IJGA, she had three top-5 finishes, including a win at the Blufton Junior at Hampton Hall Golf Course, placing second at the Carolina Junior PGA Championship and a fifth place finish at the AJGA Open.

Full name is Chomchana Phuchanbanchob … Goes by “Cake” … Born in Chiang Rai, Thailand … Majoring in general studies.