Eldrick Tiger Woods
Connor Torpy – Grade 4
Tiger’s Career Tiger’s Website
• Eldrick tiger woods born December 30 in
1975 in cypress California .
• Tiger ‘s father Earl woods was a Vietnam
war veteran his mother Kultida woods
was originally from Thailand.
• Tiger’s Golf Videos
Defends title as U.S. Amateur champion.
• Age 20
Becomes the first golfer in history to win three consecutive U.S. Amateur titles.
• Age 24
Opens the year with wins at the Mercedes Championship and AT&T Pebble Beach National
• Age 25
Wins second consecutive Masters, third overall, with a three-stroke victory over Retief Goosen.
Becomes the youngest golfer in history to win seven PGA majors.
• good omen for Tiger—for the fourth time in his professional career he opens the season with a
win. He wins the Buick Invitational at Torrey Pines in an exciting three-way playoff, defeating
Nathan Green and Jose Maria Olazabal.
• Earl Woods, 74, Tiger's father and the guiding force behind his career, dies of cancer in early May
• In April, wins the Masters tournament, becomes the first golfer to be reigning champion of all four
• Singh after Singh, Woods, and Adam Scott battle it out at the Deutsche Bank Championship over
the Labor Day weekend. Tiger had been at the top since Aug. 1999—a record 264 weeks
• In January, Tiger wins the Buick Invitational, ending a slump that started in 2003. The last full-field
PGA tournament he won was the Western Open in July 2003.