Cheyenne Woods is not just Tiger Woods' niece. Taught by her grandfather Earl, Cheyenne had a successful college career at Wake Forest before turning pro in 2012.
2 of 13Jeff Newton
While at Wake Forest, Woods twice won All-American honors, finished with the lowest scoring average in school history, and won the 2011 ACC Championship.
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Cheyenne captured her first pro victory on the SunCoast Ladies Series in 2012.
4 of 13Jeff Newton
"I started playing golf when I was five years old, actually in my grandfather's garage, where Tiger got started also. My grandfather was the one who really guided me through my junior career. He's the one influence I've had that's made the most impact on my career."
5 of 13Jeff Newton
"I always knew that professional golf was something I was going to do. There was never a second thought, I always knew that I was going to be on the LPGA Tour eventually. And I'm still working toward that. But I know that it will happen."
6 of 13Jeff Newton
"Having Tiger as an influence and having him there in my life has been great. The ability to call him whenever I need to, ask for advice. He's been in my shoes before and neither of my parents has ever played golf, so he's the only one in my family that I can really look to for advice."
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"My goals for my career are to play on the LPGA Tour and to be a consistent contender each week. Mainly, I want to prove to myself that I'm able to do it and I'm not just Tiger Woods' niece who gets all this attention. Also, I would love to be the first African American woman to win on the LPGA Tour."
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Woods walks up the 5th fairway during day two of the Evian Masters at the Evian Masters Golf Club on July 27, 2012 in Evian-les-Bains, France.
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Woods hits her approach on the 14th hole during the ISPS Handa Ladies British Masters at The Buckinghamshire Golf Club on July 26, 2013 in Denham, England.
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Woods in her days as a Wake Forest golfer watches her fairway shot during practice at Bermuda Run Country Club in Advance, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 4, 2008.
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