Thursday, June 26, 2008
Jim Seki '02 Finishes T14th in Canadian Tour Event
Jim Seki, from the class of 2002, finishes T14th (shooting 75-67-71-70) in the Greater Vancouver Charity Classic. A former Pac-10 conference champion, Seki has been playing on several tours since graduating. This year's he's been competing on the Canadian golf tour -- http://www.cantour.com and in previous year's he's competed on the Japan Challenge Tour and several California mini-tours.
Jim recently writes "I'm playing on the Canadian Tour & the Japan Challenge Tours. I love Canada and the cities we go to. Japan has been a great and new experience. Everything is different--culture, golf, getting around. These experiences are making me a more well-rounded person as well as golfer. I've been fortunate to be to places like Hong Kong, Thailand, and Japan."
A highlight was his winning the 2005 Northern California Classic, a Canadian Tour event. A few facts about Jim Seki can be found below:
Current Tour memberships: Canadian, Asian, Japan Challenge, Pepsi
Achievements: 2005 Northern California Classic champion, 2003 Pepsi Tour Tournament of Champions champion, 2002 Pac-10 Conference Individual Champion
Academics: Punahou High School '99, Stanford University (BA Economics '03)
Family: Parents James & Audrey, sister Jenna (Stanford '07), brother Scott (Stanford '10)