Alex Kang
Alex  Kang

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oak Park, Calif.

High School:
Oak Park HS

Height:
5-10

Experience:
2L

06/06/2016

Ex-Aztec Alex Kang Claims First Pro Win in China

Ex-Aztec Alex Kang claims first pro win in China

10/12/2013

Men's Golf Heads North for Alister MacKenzie Invite

MG: Aztecs gearing up for Alister MacKenzie Invite

06/01/2012

Men's Golf Drops 3-2 Heartbreaker To Cal At NCAAs

MGOLF: Aztecs fall in match play quarterfinals

06/01/2012

San Diego State-Cal NCAA Quarterfinal Pairings

MG: SDSU-Cal quarterfinal pairings

05/31/2012

SDSU Advances To NCAA Match Play With Sensational Round

MGOLF: Aztecs advance to Elite Eight

2011-12 Season
Tabbed to the Golf World 50 Men's College Players to Watch List in the preseason ... Participated in the 2011 U.S. Amateur Championship at Erin Hills.

Fall: Boasted the team's second-lowest stroke average in the three fall tournaments with a 71.11 ... Six of his nine rounds were at or below par ... Tied for fifth place at The Prestige at PGA West with his 9-under 207 ... Was 20th at the Alister MacKenzie Invite, opening with a season-low 66.

2010-11 Season
Voted all-Mountain West Conference for the first time in his career ... PING All-West Region honoree ... Second on the team in season stroke average at 72.00 ... Team-best 11 top-20 finishes ... Was in the top 10 on seven occasions and was in the top five in three events ... Totaled 10 rounds in the 60s and 18 at or below par.

Spring: Posted a 72.64 stroke average in 11 spring tournaments ... Second-highest count percentage with his rounds counting 29 out of 33 times (87.9 percent) ... Was in the top 10 four times and in the top five twice ... Seventh at the spring opener, the Arizona Intercollegiate, with a 3-over 216 ... His second-round 68 helped him tie for 19th at the USC Invite ... Eighth at the Baron Collegiate Cup at 1-over 217 ... One of two SDSU players in the top 15 at the Western Intercollegiate ... Led the squad to its first-ever MW title by coming in fourth at the conference tournament at 4-under 209, highlighted by two sub-70 rounds ... SDSU's top performer for the second event in a row, tying for fourth with a 5-under 208 to help the Aztecs win their first NCAA regional championship ... Tied with teammate Johan Carlsson at the NCAA championships, tying for 113th with a 17-over 233.

Fall: Finished the 2010 fall schedule as the nation's No. 3 ranked golfer in the Golfstat.com Cup standings ... Placed in the top seven of each of the team's three events ... Tied for sixth at the season-opening Husky Invitational with a pair of 4-under 68s, ending up as the Aztecs' top performer by three strokes ... Helped SDSU rally from a seven-stroke deficit with 18 holes to go to win the team title at the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate ... Carded his second sub-70 round with a 67 and completed the event at 1-over 217 to tie for seventh ... Won his second career individual tournament at the 54-hole Alister MacKenzie Invite in October with a school-record 16-under par 197 ... Joined by freshman Todd Baek as the first two Aztecs to finish a 54-hole tournament under 200 ... Career-low 18 with his opening-round 62 and finished with 16 birdies, an eagle and only two bogey or worse scores ... Named MWC Player of the Month for the first time in his career on Oct. 28 ... For the fall, had six rounds in the 60s and six sub-par rounds.

2009-10 Season
Played in nine events in his sophomore season ... Improved his stroke average to 72.89.

Fall: Counted all three of his rounds in the season-opening William H. Tucker Intercollegiate ... Shared individual medalist honors with teammate Andrew Cooley at the Turtle Bay Invite in Hawaii with a 7-under 209 ... Defeated Cooley for the outright title on the third playoff hole ... Helped the Aztecs win the event by a whopping 18 strokes.

Spring: Appeared in six events ... Led SDSU with a 4-under 209 at the Arizona Intercollegiate to tie for 11th ... Was the only player on the team to break 70 with a final-round 67 in Tucson ... Helped the Aztecs win the Barona Collegiate Cup by 22 strokes, notching a 2-under 214 to tie for fifth place ... Did not compete in the NCAA regional or MWC tourney.

2008-09 Season
Played in 12 events for the Aztecs as a freshman ... Posted a season average of 72.94 ... Finished with three top-10 and placed in the top 20 on six occasions.

Fall: Competed in three events ... Posted a stroke average of 72.44 ... Shot an opening-round best 66 en route to an 11th-place finish at Sycuan ... Tied for the team's best round with a 66 in his final 18 at the Turtle Bay Invite.

Spring: Place in the top 10 three times ... Tied for sixth with teammate Bryan Martin at the Barona Collegiate Cup with a 5-under 211 ... Competed as an individual at the Cowboy Classic in Scottsdale ... Logged a seventh place individual finish at the MWC Championships with a 1-under 212 ... Finished tied for 27th at the NCAA Regionals.

High School
Two-year varsity letterwinner at Oak Park High ... Made the AJGA All-American second team ... Won one AJGA tournament and came in second four times ... Member of West Canon Cup Team ... Assisted his team in winning the Tri-Valley League twice.

Personal
Alex Kang was born in San Francisco, Calif., on June 24, 1990.

Kang's SDSU Scorecard

Spring 2012
SD Intercollegiate	      75-79-70--224 (t-21st)
North Ranch		      67-72-75--214 (2nd)
The Farms Invite	      69-73-72--214 (t-2nd)
NIT              	      71-78-71--220 (22nd)
Barona       		      68-69-69--206 (t-7th)
U.S. Inter.	              71-75-76--222 (t-43rd)
Thunderbird Invite	      68-65-75--208 (t-5th)
MW Championship	              70-67-73--210 (4th)
NCAA Regionals                70-67-69--206 (t-10th)
NCAA Champs	              72-73-75--220 (t-50th)

Fall 2011 Wm. H. Tucker 72-76-77--225 (t-34th) The Prestige 71-67-69--207 (t-5th) Alister MacKenzie 66-68-74--208 (t-20th)

Spring 2011 Az. Intercollegiate 72-71-73--216 (t-7th) Battle at the Beach 70-73-79--222 (t-50th) USC Invitational 72-68-76--216 (t-19th) Fresno Lexus 74-75-72--221 (t-16th) Barona 72-72-73--217 (8th) Thunderbird Invite 73-72-73--218 (t-35th) Western Intercollegiate 71-71-73--215 (t-15th) MWC Champs 68-72-69--209 (4th) NCAA Regionals 68-70-70--208 (T-4th) NCAA Champs 76-77-80--233 (T-113th)

Fall 2010

Husky Invitational	68-77-68--213 (T-6th)
Wm. H. Tucker		67-73-77--217 (t-7th)
Alister MacKenzie	62-67-68--197 (1st)

Spring 2010

Az. Intercollegiate	72-70-67--209 (t-11th)
Battle at the Beach	73-77-74--224 (t-64th)
Barona			71-69-74--214 (t-5th)
Thunderbird Invite	77-73-76--226 (t-77th)
U.S Intercollegiate	72-71-71--214 (t-29th)
Aggie Invite		70-77-79--226 (t-57th)

Fall 2009

Wm. H. Tucker		75-70-73--218 (t-21st)
Olympia Fields		78-76-74--228 (t-50th)
Turtle Bay Invite	68-73-68--209 (1st)

Spring 2009

SD Intercollegiate	80-74--154 (t-10th)
Arizona Invite		77-70-78--225 (t-51st)
USC Collegiate		72-75-72--219 (t-26th)
Fresno Lexus		79-74-69--222 (t-25th)
Barona			68-70-73--211 (t-6th)
Callaway Collegiate	78-75--153 (t-43rd)
Cowboy Classic		76-71-70--217 (t-44th)
MWC Champs		79-73-72--212 (t-7th)
NCAA Regionals		72-69-74--215 (t-27th)

Fall 2008

Husky Invite		76-76-74--226 (t-32nd)
Sycuan Invite		67-72-72--211 (t-11th)
Turtle Bay Invite	73-76-66--215 (t-31st)


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