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Cheyenne Woods

Information about Golfer Cheyenne Woods


Cheyenne Woods is the niece of you-know-who. (You don't know? OK, she's Tiger Woods' niece). And she's a very fine golfer in her own right, a top junior, then a winner at the collegiate level, with her eye on a pro career. On this page, we index content on About.com Golf relating to Cheyenne Woods, linking you to photos, news updates and more. Whenever we add something new about Cheyenne Woods, we'll list it here.

Cheyenne Woods Wins 2014 Australian Ladies Masters on LET

Cheyenne Woods with trophy at Australian Ladies Masters
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Cheyenne Woods recorded her first victory on a significant world tour at the 2014 Australian Ladies Masters tournament, cosanctioned by the Ladies European Tour. Check out photos from her victory, plus the story of her win.

Photo Gallery: Cheyenne's First Pro Cut

Cheyenne Woods First Round 2012 Evian Masters
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Cheyenne Woods missed the cut in her first two pro tournaments after turning professional. But in her third try, she made the cut. When and where did her first cut as a pro happen? At the 2012 Evian Masters, which is where the photos in the gallery were taken.

Gallery: Cheyenne Woods Makes Pro Debut at 2012 LPGA Championship

Cheyenne Woods studying a putt during the 2012 Wegmans LPGA Championship
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An LPGA major, the 2012 Wegmans LPGA Championship, was the site of Woods' first tournament as a professional golfer. This photo gallery includes images from that tournament, along with information about how Woods fared.

Cheyenne Woods Turns Pro

Cheyenne Woods joined Uncle Tiger as a professional golfer by turning pro in May 2012, after completing four years at Wake Forest University.

Poll: What kind of pro career do you expect Cheyenne Woods to have? (click your choice to cast vote)
1) Play mostly on lower tours
2) Play some on LET and some on LPGA with return trips to Q-School
3) Longtime LPGA Tour member but infrequently in contention
4) Win on LPGA Tour, but rarely
5) Frequent contender on LPGA Tour but with fewer than 10 career victories
6) Strong LPGA career with many wins

Photos: Cheyenne Woods at the Wegmans LPGA

Cheyenne Woods 2009 Wegmans LPGA
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In 2009, Cheyenne Woods made her first appearance in an LPGA Tour event, playing in the Wegmans LPGA in Rochester, N.Y., on a sponsor exemption. Here is a gallery of photos of her at the tournament.

Tiger Woods' Niece: A Few Facts

On this page we list some facts and figures about Cheyenne, including her background in golf. The same person who introduced Tiger to the game introduced Cheyenne to golf, too.

Cheyenne Woods Wins 2011 ACC Championship

Woods earned her biggest amateur golf victory yet by winning the 2011 Atlantic Coast Conference individual championship.

Another Win for Cheyenne Woods

In this blog post we recapped Woods' victory at the 2010 Hooters Women's Collegiate Team Championship. It was Woods' second victory at the NCAA level.

Tiger's Niece Shoots 75 in LPGA Debut

Cheyenne Woods 2009 Wegmans LPGA
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As noted above, Cheyenne Woods' first appearance in an LPGA tournament was at the 2009 Wegmans LPGA. Here's a recap of her performance.

Woods Wins! Cheyenne, Not Tiger

Here's a recap of Cheyenne Woods' first NCAA victory. It happened at the 2010 Bryan National Collegiate tournament.

Cheyenne Woods Makes Successful Collegiate Debut

This is a blog post from September 2008 in which we described the collegiate debut of Cheyenne Woods (she finished 26th in her first college tournament).

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