Lee began her first year at Stanford University in September 2016 and won on her debut, beating a top class field in the Windy City Collegiate. She then tied for second in the Stanford Intercollegiate. Lee has been racking up good performances since she took up the game at age of eight. Among her accolades in junior golf are: four straight years from 2012 as a Rolex Junior All-American First Team; 2014 Rolex Junior Player of Year; 2014 U.S. Women’s Amateur semifinalist; 69th in 2014 U.S. Women’s Open; silver medalist in 2015 Pan American Games; 2015 Southern California Amateur champion; runner-up in the 2016 Canadian Women's Amateur and U.S. Jr. Girls’ Championships. She also represented the United States in the 2016 Curtis Cup and World Amateur Team Championship.