5’7”...Started playing golf at the age of 7...Credits her family as the individuals most influencing her career...Hobbies include wine tasting, art, any kind of good food, water sports, seeing shows in Las Vegas, movies and modeling...Spokesperson for the Marathon of Miracles (MOM) Foundation and the Survivor Celebration campaign…Qualified for the Tour on her first attempt…Has her own Web site, www.amychhung.com.
2012 in a Nutshell
- 21 events, 8 cuts made, $58,361 (93)
- Best finish was a tie for 28th at the Navistar LPGA Classic; also tied for second at the HSBC LPGA Brasil Cup, an unofficial money tournament
- Seventh in putting average in 2012; has been inside the top 20 each of the last four seasons
In 2011, Finished tied for 14th at the Wegmans LPGA Championship; tied for 23rd at the CN Canadian Women's Open; tied for 30th at the RICOH Women's British Open; tied for 30th at the HSBC Women's Champions; tied for 32nd at the Kia Classic; tied for 39th at the RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup; tied for 46th at the Honda LPGA Thailand.
In 2010, best finish was a tie for 15th at the CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge.
In 2008, best finish was a tie for 23rd at the Longs Drugs Challenge.
In 2007, recorded a career-best tie for fifth at the HSBC Women’s World Match Play Championship; carded a career-low 63 in the final round of the Navistar LPGA Classic, where she finished sixth.
In 2006, recorded a season-best tie for 13th at the ShopRite LPGA Classic.
In 2005, recorded a season-best tie for seventh at the Safeway Classic Presented by Pepsi.
In 2004, recorded a season-best tie for 11th at the Giant Eagle LPGA Classic; tied for 13th at the Sybase Classic Presented by Lincoln Mercury; returned to the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament, where she tied for 12th to earn exempt status for the 2005 LPGA season.
In 2003, turned professional in October; tied for 42nd at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn non-exempt status for the 2004 LPGA season.
Hung won 50 junior and amateur events worldwide. She won the R.O.C. Ladies Open (a professional event) as an amateur in 1997 and won the Queen Sirikit Cup in 2002. Also in 2002, she was a member of the fourth-place team at the Asian Games.