Keep a eye out for Cheyenne Woods who was the co-medalist in a two-day U.S. Women’s Open qualifier Thursday at Carolina Trace Country Club in Sanford, N.C. Woods tied with Katherine Perry to score a 2-over 146 (74, 72), Michael Rhodes, who works in the club’s pro shop, told us Thursday, and earn a spot in next month’s major at Blackwolf Run.
Woods tweeted Thursday afternoon. “Qualified for the US Women’s Open!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”
Wake Forest football player (and Woods’ reported boyfriend) Joshua Harris sent the word ‘round the web, and was even more exuberant. “So @Cheyenne_Woods just WON the US Women’s Open Qualifier.. Yes, Won the event!!” he tweeted. “US Women’s Open, here we come!!”
Last week Woods, the 21-year-old daughter of Tiger’s half-brother Earl Woods Jr., she had turned pro. You can see her in action next week’s Wegmans LPGA Championship.
If her boyfriend is smart he would put a ring on her finger now before those big checks start rolling in.
She started young