Michelle Wie :: Biography
An American professional golfer, Michelle Wie was born on October 11, 1989 in Honululu, Hawaii, U.S. The talented golfer plays on the LPGA Tour. At the age of 10, she set the record of youngest player to qualify at USGA amateur championship. She also became the youngest player to qualify for a LPGA Tour event. At her young age, she won the U.S. Women’s Amateur Public Links. Wie’s parents immigrant from the South Korea and resided in United States in 1980. She has a dual citizenship of United States and South Korea. However, in February 2013 she renounced the citizenship of South Korea. As regarding her educational background, she completed her graduation from Punahou School in June 2007. WIe joined Stanford University on December 19, 2006 and completed her study in March 2012 with majoring in Communications.
Talking about her amateur and professional career, she qualified for U.S. amateur public link tourney at the age of 10. She won the title of Hawaii State women’s stroke play championship and Jennie K. Wilson Women’s invitational championship in 2001. Her outstanding performance led her to the final group of Nabisco Championship in 2003. Wie also became the youngest player to win USGA adult occasion. In fact, she became the fourth youngest player to play the PGA tournament. She came in fourth position in Kraft Nabisco Championship. As she was born to set new record, she set the record of youngest golfer to play Curtis Cup tournament. Michelle unprofessional career as golfer ended on October 5, 2005. She signed the sponsorship contracts with the huge brands like Sony and Nike with worth of over $10 million after she turned professional golfer. In 2005, she played her debut professional game. However, she was disqualified due to placing the ball near to the hole than its original place. Later, she played in Casio World Open on Japan where she her performance was satisfactory. In 2006, she played PGA tour Sony Open and her satisfactory performance led her to the Rolex World Golf Rankings in third position. After that, she couldn’t play the required number of professional game. As a result, she was pushed downward in the rankings. In 2006, she didn’t participate in the major tournaments. But she won the cash prize of 0.7 million dollar in Asian Tour SK Telecom Open. Wie qualified for the LPGA membership in 2009 where she was excited to play against men. In 2009, she cancelled her contract with William Morris Agency and signed a contract with IMG. Till then, she had played several numbers of LPGA Professional tournaments where she won Lorena Ochora Invitational and CN Canadian Women’s Open. Her incredible performance has led her to become one of the successful women golfers. As she is just 25, she has enough time left to work on her weak points and list her name in the world top golfers.
The charismatic golfer has got the good looks and beautiful personality. As her parents are from South Korea, she has cute looks with innocent face. She stands with tall height of 6 feet 1 inches tall and doesn’t look over weight either. Wie has the slim body but unfortunately any information about her body measurements is not disclosed in the public. She has hot pair of legs and pretty feet. The white beauty looks even in the bikini when she exposed her sensual pair of legs.
Moving to her personal biography, there is no information about her personal life published in the media. As her fans would like to know whether the beautiful golfer is single or married, but she hasn’t revealed anything about her personal information. She wasn’t seen hanging with her boyfriend and neither there is any information about the affairs. Wie has maintained secrecy and low profile about her personal life. There is also a hoax that she is a lesbian and likes to hang out with girls rather than with boys. But, there isn’t any confirmed news about it. However, her fans would like to see her with someone soon in coming days.
The hard working golfer has a net worth of $12 million. She has achieved all her net worth from playing professional and amateur championship. She is the great inspiration who ever have a dream of becoming a successful golfer. More information about her can be extracted from the wiki and other internet sites. She can also be followed on her twitter account @themichellewie for recent news.