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Sun Devil freshman Ki Taek Lee took top honors in the qualifying tournament at McCormick Ranch Golf Club, shooting 65 to land a spot in what will be his first PGA Tour event at this weekend's Phoenix Open. He beat out 156 golfers to join Sun Devils Phil Mickelson, Matt Jones, Pat Perez and Joey Snyder III.
He will tee on hole No. 10 Thursday at 1:10 p.m. with Kevin Tway and Chris Smith. They are the final group off No. 10.
Lee birdied the 17th hole and eagled No. 18 to advance.
GETTING TO KNOW KI TAEK...
What major would you most like to win? Masters
The best round of my life was...12-under 60 at Morongo Golf Club in 2009.
The class I am looking forward to the most this semester...Business
Three golfers I want to play a round with...Tiger Woods, Ben Hogan, K.J. Choi.
Three people (non golfers) I want to play a round with...Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Kobe Bryant.
The main reasons I picked Arizona State are...tradition, atmosphere, program and coaching staff.
What is your favorite golf course you have ever played? Palms Golf Club in La Quinta, Calif.
What is the one golf course you have not played but want to? Augusta.
One word to describe Arizona State golf...gentlemen.
What did like best about your hometown? There are golf courses on every block.
A movie you have watched more than once and will watch again...Fast and Furious.
Past Sun Devil athlete (any sport) you wish you could have watched compete...Anthony Robles.
Favorite song from your favorite artist? Lupe Fiasco, The Show Goes On.
Are you a good dancer? When is the last time you danced? No.
What chore do you absolutely hate doing? I enjoy doing them.
What is your favorite form of exercise? Leg press.
If you could witness any event past, present or future, what would it be? 2002 FIFA World Cup with South Korea in top four.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Ping Pong.
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be? My family.
If someone wrote a book about your life, what would they title it? The Struggle.
Name one thing about yourself that most people don’t know...I am Canadian.
What is your favorite commercial? I don't watch TV.
If on Twitter, your favorite person to follow on Twitter and favorite person who follows you on Twitter? All my friends from back home.
Where is the most interesting vacation spot that you have visited? Grand Canyon.
What toppings do you get on your pizza? Hawaiian.
Favorite pro athlete you have been around...Fred Couples.
Most underrated coach you have been around...Joe Prince.
Past Sun Devil game/event you wish you would have been there live to see...Phil Mickelson NCAA championship.
Last book I read...The Game Before the Game.
Last movie I saw...We Are The Millers.
The most played song on my Ipod is...Kendrick Lamar, A.D.H.D.
Something I have not done, but I will...buy my parents a house.
One word to describe yourself? Loyal.
What is the most useful app you have downloaded? Pandora.
What is your fondest childhood memory? Camping with family in Canada.
You have just won the lottery, what is your first purchase? Take my parents to fancy steakhouse.
Besides golf, what is your favorite sport to watch? Love the Los Angeles Lakers.
What is your favorite food? Korean BBQ (baby back ribs)
What is a place that you have always wanted to visit? Africa