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Jamie Li

Jamie's Profile

year
Freshman
hometown
Bath, England

Freshman Season (2016-17):

  • Participated in four tournaments, producing a 74.18 shooting average and +3 vs. par.
  • Tied for 18th at the Southern Intercollegiate, shooting even-par (73-71) on March 13, 2017.
  • Shot 1-over (71-69-77) at the Seminole Intercollegiate, tying for 34th.
  • Lowest round of the year included a 3-under 69 in the second round of the Seminole Intercollegiate.

Before Florida State:

  • Joins new teammate Harry Ellis as FSU’s two natives of England.
  • Won the 2015 Daily Telegraph Junior Championship after shooting a 5-under 211.
  • Showed resilience down the stretch of that tournament to win by one stroke.
  • Also competed multiple times on the England U18 Team in both the European Championships and the International Tournament.
  • Consistently shows excellent ball-striking abilities.

All About Me:

  • Parents: Ray and Maria Li.
  • Major: Sport Management.
  • How did you first start getting into golf? I started when my dad would hit balls in our garden.
  • What would you say is your greatest golf moment so far? Being able to play the Pro-Am at Wentworth PGA.
  • Who is your favorite professional golfer? Rory McIlroy because of his swing.
  • My favorite club in my bag is: 46 degree wedge because I like hitting lots of different types of shots with it.
  • I chose to play for Florida State Men’s Golf because: To represent a great school and program, and to play with great players every day.
  • What is something many people don’t know about you? I have a strong interest in fashion.
  • What is the best advice you have ever received? Stick to the process.
  • What music are you currently listening to? Bladee.
  • What shows are you currently watching? Sailor Moon.
  • What’s your favorite movie? Zero Dark Thirty.
  • Outside of golf, what are some of your passions in life? Watching and playing soccer.
  • What is the single greatest lesson golf has taught you? Never give up on anything.
  • What are the top three things on your bucket list?
    • Travel the world.
    • Play in the Master’s.
  • What’s the hardest thing you’ve had to overcome in your life? Moving to the U.S. from England.
  • What makes Florida State University a great place? The entire network of people.

Jamie Li By The Numbers:

  • Round: 69 (Seminole Intercollegiate, Spring 2017).
  • Tournament: 217 (Seminole Intercollegiate, Spring 2017).
  • Best Finish: T18 (Southern Intercollegiate, Spring 2017).