As a SOPHOMORE in 2009-10, played in all four fall tournaments but did not compete in the spring...had a 75.5 stroke average over 12 fall rounds...had two sub-par rounds...opened the season with a top-10 finish at the Golfweek Challenge, with three identical one-over 73's giving her a three-over 219 final score...posted a one-under 70 in the opening round of the Stanford Inercollegiate..also scored a one-under in the opener of the Turle Bay Intervollegaite, finishing in 16th place at +6.
As a FRESHMAN in 2008-09, posted one top-25 finish, placing 13th at the Edean Ihlanfeldt, tying with teammate Shannon Goodman for top Bear finisher honors...averaged 76.7 for the fall portion of the schedule, with three rounds at +3,playing in three of Cal's four fall tournaments...scored in six tournaments for Cal, including both the Pac-10 Tournament and the NCAA West Regionals...got off to a hot start at the PING/ASU Invitational, firing a one-over 73 in her first round, finishing the tournament in a tie for 36th place with a 226 (+10)...was the No. 2 finisher for the Bears at the PING/ASU...closed out the season with her best round of 18, shooting an even-par 72 in the third round of the NCAA Regional at Karsten Golf Course in Tempe, finishing the Regional with a +9 (225), tying for 55th place.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended John F. Kennedy High School in Fremont, Calif...was the No. 1 player and team MVP all four years of high school...member of JGANC Americas Cup team... Rolex All-American honorable mention... 2006 and 2007 San Francisco City Champion.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 16, 1989 in Oakland, Calif...parents are Mimi and John Kwon...also enjoys playing tennis, swimming and fine dining...spent last summer traveling the United States playing in tournaments...undecided major.
""The thing I like most about Cal is how cultural and diverse it is. It is so easy to make friends and learn from others."
Up Close with Diane
Life's theme song:Schwayze: "Roamin"
What I would do with one day left to live: drive in a NASCAR race
People who inspired my love of golf: Tiger Woods and Dad
Pet peeves: bad drivers
Place in world I would want to travel: Australia