Ian Peng
Ian Peng
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Chang Hua, Taiwan
High School: Bishops Gate Golf Academy
Home Course: Nangfung Golf Club

2018-19: FRESHMAN

  • 2019 All-Atlantic 10 Conference; Most Outstanding Rookie Performer of A-10 Championship
  • Led team with a 72.77 scoring average, the 10th best in program single-season history
  • Started 10 of 12 tournaments and competed in 31 of a possible 34 rounds for the Rams
  • His 13 rounds of par or better led the team
  • Tied for second at the A-10 Championship (74-68-69)
  • Placed 14th overall (74-72-68) at NCAA Myrtle Beach Regional (May 13-15), highest ever by a VCU freshman
  • Runner-up at the Fort Lauderdale Intercollegiate (March 4-5), where he shot 69-71-70
  • Recorded four top-20 finishes, including a pair of runner-up efforts, in eight spring tournaments

GET TO KNOW IAN

  • Born Feb. 23, 2000
  • Hometown: Chang Hua, Taiwan
  • Major: Undecided
  • Other interests: Fashion. Shopping
  • Career aspirations: PGA Tour player

JUST GOLF

  • Age began playing: 8
  • Home course: Nangfung Golf Club
  • Favorite golfer: None
  • Favorite club: My irons
  • Low round: 66, Hilton Head, 2017

WHY VCU?
“VCU Offered me a scholarship, and the coaches really trust me. That’s why I chose VCU. And I really appreciate VCU and the coaches.”