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Tiger Woods' Niece is Cheyenne Woods


Cheyenne Woods during Round 3 of 2014 Australian Ladies Masters

Cheyenne Woods hits a drive during the 2014 Australian Ladies Masters, which was the site of her first big pro win.

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Question: Tiger Woods' Niece is Cheyenne Woods

Who is Tiger Woods' niece? Her name is Cheyenne Woods. Here are a few facts about her.

Answer: Cheyenne Woods is Tiger Woods' niece. She is the daughter of Earl Woods Jr., who is Tiger's half-brother. Earl Woods Sr., Cheyenne's grandfather, is Tiger's father, but Tiger and Earl Woods Jr. have different mothers.

Tiger Woods' niece was born on July 25, 1990, in Phoenix, Ariz. She was taught to play golf by Earl Sr. (just as Tiger was introduced to golf by Earl Sr.).

Cheyenne played junior golf and played in high school at Xavier College Prep, an all-female Catholic school in Phoenix. While there, Cheyenne won back-to-back Class 5A Arizona state championships. She was named Arizona State High School Golfer of the Year by the Arizona Republic newspaper in 2007.

Cheyenne Woods began playing collegiate golf in the Winter 2008-09 season for Wake Forest University in North Carolina.

In 2009, she played in her first LPGA tournament at the Wegmans LPGA.

In 2010, Cheyenne won two NCAA tournaments for Wake Forest in her junior season.

She turned pro in 2012.

Cheyenne made her pro debut at the 2012 LPGA Championship. She made her first pro cut at the 2012 LPGA Evian Masters.

Cheyenne Woods was a rookie on the Ladies European Tour in 2013, finishing 78th on the money list, with five Top 25 finishes in 11 starts. In her second start of 2014, she earned her first LET victory, winning the Australian Ladies Masters.

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