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KOAA Athlete of the Week: Maxine Choi, Cheyenne Mountain Golf

Posted: 3:19 AM, Apr 04, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-19 16:10:35-04

Our KOAA News 5 Athlete of the Week is Maxine Choi of Cheyenne Mountain Golf.

The senior made the all-state list in 2017 and posted a top-10 finish at the 4A State Golf Tournament.

Choi aims for a repeat performance in 2018 but would like to take it higher and win the state tournament.

“I do look forward to possibly winning state and then in regional play, I hope to win that one too,” Choi said. “Overall good scoring and I guess playing better than I did last year. (laughs)”

Choi excels off the tee and posted her career best round score of 73 last season.

“I didn’t think I was playing that well and then I got to my back nine and I started getting birdies and eagles and then I realized I was playing much better,” Choi said. “Then I counted up my score at the end and I was number one.”