If you are the type that has interest in the golf game, then you would have heard of the Woods, especially the rising sensation in the world of golf – Cheyenne Woods who is the niece of the golf legend Tiger Woods.
Cheyenne Nicole Woods picked interest in the golf game at an early stage when she was pushed to her uncle Tiger Woods’ PGA Tour by her mother and since then, she has been making tremendous progress in golf. She is seen as the next big star in the golfing world and expectations are very high, given her ancestry.
Cheyenne Woods: Brief Bio, Age
Cheyenne Nicole Woods popularly known as Cheyenne Woods was born in Phoenix, Arizona on the 25th day of July 1990 to mother Susan Woods and father Earl Dennison Woods Jr. Her parents are from different nationalities, her mother is white while her father is of African American descent with some Asian and Native American blood. Cheyenne’s father Earl Dennison Woods Jr. is the half-brother of renowned golfer Tiger Woods which makes her Tiger’s niece.
It was Cheyenne’s mother who triggered her interest in golf, she was just 19 when her mum pushed her to her uncle Tiger Woods’ PGA Tour. At that time, Cheyenne could barely understand things but as she grew older, she developed an interest in the game and with time, she started participating in golf and consequently became passionate about it.
Cheyenne’s college education can be traced to Xavier College Preparatory where she completed her schooling. From Xavier College Preparatory, she proceeded to Wake Forest University for further studies. While she was in school, Cheyenne played golf for both the college and university teams. During her days in Xavier College Preparatory, she won the Arizona 5A State Championship two times in 2006 and 2007. Her exploits in Demon Deacons team of Wake Forest University won her more than 30 amateur tournaments which gave Cheyenne an identity in the world of golf.
In 2009, Cheyenne got a sponsor’s exception to play in LPGA tournament but unfortunately, she missed the cut by four strokes. Nevertheless, she won the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship in 2011 and consequently, she turned professional and started to participate in the LPGA Tours. She has won the Volvik RACV Ladies Masters in 2014 and SunCoast Ladies Series in August 2012 which are both professional wins.
Golf lovers and enthusiasts often compare her skills to her uncle’s, they believe that there are a lot of similarities in their modus operandi since they are of the same blood and were mentored by the same man Earl Dennison Woods, Tiger Wood’s father, and Cheyenne’s grandfather. Cheyenne is always focused on the game performance without allowing any distraction. The young golf player is a rising star in the world of golf and we expect to hear more about her performances as the years roll by.
Who are Cheyenne’s Parents?
The golfer’s parents are Susan Woods – mother and Earl Dennison Woods Jr. – father. Her mother is of White descent while her dad is African American. It’s worthy to note that Cheyenne’s dad is the half-brother of the golf legend Tiger Woods and both Tiger Woods and Earl Dennison Woods Jr are sons of Earl Dennison Woods Sr who is Cheyenne’s grandfather and also her first golf instructor. Little wonder how Cheyenne picked interest in the golf game because, from all indications, it obviously runs in the family.
Cheyenne earns $400 thousand in salary and winning prizes and her current net worth is pegged at $1 million. The figure is sure to increase with time since she still has her years ahead of her.
Facts about the Golfer.
Her full name is Cheyenne Nicole Woods but she is more popularly known as Cheyenne Woods.
The young golfer was born on the 25th day of July 1990 in Phoenix, Arizona.
Her parents are Susan Wood and Earl Dennison Woods Jr. Notably, Cheyenne is the niece of the golf legend Tiger Woods.
Institutions attended include – Xavier College Preparatory for her college education and Wake Forest University for further studies.
There is a rumor that she has been dating Brandon A. Magee since 2013.
Professional wins – She has 2 professional wins to her credit which include SunCoast Ladies Series in August 2012 and Volvik RACV Ladies Masters in 2014.
She has a net worth of $1 million which is expected to improve as she advances in her career.