- 9WAGR position
- 1072.5228Points average
Jin achieved the biggest win of his life in 2015 when he won the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship. He took that title thanks to a course record 62 in the first round. The victory earned him a spot in the 2016 Masters, where he missed the cut. The Beijing native bounced back by winning the prestigious Players Amateur Championship to earn a spot in the PGA Tour’s2017 RBC Heritage tournament. Jin is used to playing in professional tournaments. He won the PGA Tour China's 2014 Nine Dragons Open, becoming the first amateur ever to win a PGA Tour China event. In September 2016 he began his college career at the University of California.