Collin Morikawa missed his first cut as a pro with shooting rounds of 72-71 at the Travelers Championship. However, he bounced back from the cut he missed as a pro with a stunning 7-under 32-33=65 in the round one of Workday Charity Open.
The mixed ethnic golfer has his girlfriend Katherine Zhu, also a golf pro, to support him throughout his career as a rookie and a pro. Since Katherine Zhu is deserving of wider fame, this wiki-article dedicated to her points a few details on her.
Katherine Zhu Bio— Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Katherine Zhu was born on 13 January 1996. She turned 24 years old while celebrating her birthday in January of 2020.
Per her date of birth, Katherine secured Capricorn as her zodiac sign.
Katherine Zhu Wiki— Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity
Katherine Zhu was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada to her Asian parents. While her mother remains as a mystery figure, her father Mike Chu is a tennis player who graduated from Beijing Sport University. Moreover, he is also an ITF tennis champion.
Furthermore, no other details on her family grabbed public attention including her possible siblings.
She boasts Chinese-Canadian ethnicity which she inherited from her parents. More on her: she is also enthusiastic about golf, figure skating, swimming, and Taekwondo.
Height, Body Weight, Distinct Features
Katherine Zhu not only turned heads with her talent as a golfer but also with the stunning looks she possessed. The golfer stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 meters).
Also, she has a bodyweight of 47 kilograms (103 lbs) which further added to her desirable body measurements of 36-25-35.
As for her distinct features, Katherine dons a long hair and her pearly smile makes her look even more beautiful.
Social Media Reach: IG, Twitter, Facebook
Along with Katherine’s career as a golfer, her prominence on social media thrived with time. Her Instagram boasted a total of 19.7k followers at the time of penning this piece.
However, she was nowhere to be found in other widely used platforms. And the list included Facebook and Twitter.
Katherine Zhu Net Worth, Golf Career, Education
Katherine attended and graduated from the Zhuji Hailiang Private High School in China in 2014. Her father planted the love of sports inside her when she was young. To which, Katherine played tennis like her father.
At the age of 13, she won an amateur tennis tournament.
After high school graduation, she attended Pepperdine University in California. Though Katherine majored in international management, she enrolled in Pepperdine for golf prospects.
In an interview, Katherine listed out three particular reasons for choosing Pepperdine. The first being her coach Gibbs, second, is the weather condition of Malibu where she could practice, and lastly the school’s academic and athletic strength.
Katherine graduated from Pepperdine in 2018.
To kick start her amateur golf career, Katherine participated in the 2014 World Ladies Championship. She even penetrated through three China LPGA events.
Moreover, she went on to win 16 of the junior tournament wins. And that included 2013 SCPGA Jack Kramer Memorial, the 2013 FCG Collegiate Series at PGA West, the Guangdong Junior Series, and the 2013 Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship.
Katherine Zhu is estimated to worth almost $800 thousand.
Katherine Zhu & Collin Morikawa Dating, Engaged, Married
Katherine Zhu & Collin Morikawa started dating each other when they first met in college. In March of 2020, the couple celebrated their third anniversary.
Collin took it to his Instagram to wish Katherine their happy third anniversary. Soon after the couple met each other, they clicked instantaneously. The pair linked over the love of golf.
Moreover, Katherine also helped out Collin Morikawa as a caddie in his days as an amateur golfer.
The pair appeared to fall deeply fall for one another and we might get to see the pair even getting engaged and married. But that might be way far down the road but until the big news makes headlines stay tuned with us for further updates.
Last modified: July 11, 2020