Peter Kim
Peter Kim

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Metuchen, N.J.

High School:
Metuchen



06/20/2014

Three Army Golfers Land On Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

Black Knights Produce Trio Of Academic Honorees

05/22/2014

Army Athletics Holds 2014 Black Knight Awards

Year-End Awards Show Held Thursday Night

05/17/2014

Peter Kim Completes Final Round At NCAA Regionals

Kim Places Fourth In Field Of 10 Individuals

05/16/2014

Peter Kim Shoots Even-Par On Day Two At NCAA Regionals

Freshman Cards A 72 On Friday

05/15/2014

Kim Tied For Third Among Individuals After NCAA Opening Round

Freshman Finishes First Round With A One-Over 73

SPRING 2014: Competed in the NCAA Tournament tying for 31st overall at 5 over par ... finished fourth in NCAA Regional Round scoring 73-72-76--221 (+5) ... PING All-Region Team (Northeast) ... Patriot League Most Outstanding Golfer and Most Outstanding Rookie ... First Team All-Patriot League ... won the individual title at the Patriot League Championship by five shots and finished 73-66-70--209 (-1) ... finished 2nd at Wildcat Invitational just three over par ... competed in 18 rounds averaging a score of 73.5 ... team MVP ... Patriot League Golfer of the Month, Apr. 2014.

FALL 2013: Played nine rounds over three tournaments ... posted a scoring average of 73.11 ... shot two rounds of even par or better ... posted a -1 71 in the first round of the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate ... finished the event with a 74-71-72--217 (+1) ... just missed matching that effort at the Pacific Invitational ... carded a 74-72-72--218 (+5) ... scored two points in the Star Match versus Navy ... teamed with fellow rookie Justin Pagila for a 3 and 1 win in four ball ... earned a 2-up win in his individual match.

MISC: Born in Metuchen, N.Y. ... 2013 graduate of Metuchen High ... son of Kitae and Soon Young Kim ... sister Esther (18) also attends the USMA ... likes playing other sports besides golf ... well-decorated junior career included two American Junior Golf Association tournament victories ... recorded nine top-10 finishes in AJGA events ... was ranked No. 3 nationally in class of 2013 by the AJGA when he arrived at West Point to begin Cadet Basic Training ... first-team all-state honoree four times ... won the 2012 New Jersey high school crown ... captured the 2013 sectional event by firing a 64 ... played the violin and was in the high school orchestra ... did Taekwondo before golf ... likes to dance ... major is undecided.

Getting to know Peter Kim

Why West Point: To be a part of something bigger than myself

Favorite spot at West Point: Trophy Point

Favorite mess hall meal: Crispitoes

Most memorable training experience: FA day at CFT

Greatest triumphs/accomplishments thus far (military or personal): Becoming Patriot League ROY and POY and also being the Black Night ROY and Performance of the year.

Class: 2017

Dream golfing foursome and location: Rory MclRoy, Martin Kaymer, me, and father at Augusta National

Which golfer would you caddy for: Brandt Snedeker

Golf would be better if...music was a part of the sport like other sports


If you could invent a new stroke or club what would it be:
the reverse finish

I spent the summer... at Buckner and at home with the family

The best advice you've been given about golf and who it was from: Be yourself and check your mental state after every hole (Dr. Z, CEP)

Why is the golf team the best athletic team: calm under pressure and motivated to win in every condition.

Favorite part about training: camaraderie

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