Boilermakers finish ninth with 11-under par 853
Freshmen Hong, Bradley post 2-under par 70s to lead Purdue
Volden T-9th after 18 holes; Boilers five shots out of fifth
Boilermakers looking for fourth trip to nationals in last five years
Boilermakers place eighth as a team; await NCAA Regionals fate
One of the top amateurs in Australia, Hong brings impressive credentials to Purdue.
Had an impressive stroke average of 69.88 as a senior at Sydney Boys High School.
Captained NSW for the Australian Junior Interstate Series, won by his squad.
Ranked as the No. 5-ranked junior in Australia.
Finished tied for fourth at the NSW Amateur.
In 2016, represented Australia in the IMG World Junior Championship and finished second in the Australian Junior Championship.
Was the NSW Match Play Championship winner as a 15-year old.
Finished second in the Aaron Baddeley International as a sophomore.
Born Aug. 8, 1998.
Son of James Hong and Yoon-Jung Rim.
Chose Purdue for the academic and athletic fit. Also chose Purdue because of the golf facilities.