Katherine Zhu is an amateur golfer. She was earned the WGCA All-American Scholar and WCC All-Academic honors. She was also a Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete. She is best known for being the girlfriend of an American professional golfer Collin Morikawa who won the 2020 PGA Championship. Katherine is also a good tennis player. Even, she won her first amateur Tennis tournament at the age of 13. Maria Sharapova and Tiger Woods are her athletic role models.
She is also active on social media sites with over 39.7k followers on Instagram: @ katherinezhuu.
What is Katherine Zhu famous for?
- The girlfriend of an American professional golfer, Collin Morikawa.
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Where was Katherine Zhu born?
Katherine Zhu was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on January 13, 1996. She was born to father, Mike Chu who is a graduate of Beijing Sport University and an ITF tennis champion. There is no information about her mother and it is also unknown whether she has any siblings.
Katherine is of Chinese descent. She holds both Canadian and Chinese nationality and belongs to Asian ethnic background. Currently, she resides in Malibu, California, in the USA.
Regarding her educational background, she attended Zhuji Hailiang Private High School in China. After high school graduation, she moved to Malibu, California, and enrolled at Pepperdine University. She graduated from Pepperdine University in 2018. She chooses the Pepperdine University for three reasons.
She said: “First, I really like Coach Gibbs. I believe all good players have good coaches and I believe Coach Gibbs can help me become a good player. Second, Malibu has great weather conditions, which create a better environment for me to practice. Third, Pepperdine is a small school that is strong in both academics and athletics.”
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Katherine Zhu’s Amateur Golf Career
- Katherine Zhu has been passionate about the sport since her childhood days. She won her first amateur Tennis tournament at the age of 13.
- She participated in the 2014 World Ladies Championship. She even made the cut in three China LPGA events.
- Her career stats total 16 junior tournament wins including the 2013 SCPGA Jack Kramer Memorial, the Guangdong Junior Series, the 2013 FCG Collegiate Series at PGA West, and the 2013 Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship.
- She was also earned the WGCA All-American Scholar and WCC All-Academic honors.
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Katherine Zhu’s Boyfriend: Collin Morikawa
Katherine Zhu is unmarried but no single. She is in a relationship with Collin Morikawa. The couple has been dating since 2017. They celebrated their third anniversary in April 2020.
Collin Morikawa is an American professional golfer who was born in Los Angeles but currently resides in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. He became the 2020 PGA Champion, after winning the 2020 PGA Championship for his first major championship title on August 9, 2020.
Katherine Zhu’s Height
Katherine Zhu is 24 years as of 2020. She is a gorgeous lady. She stands at a height of 1.67 m (5 feet 6 inches) tall and has a body weight of 47 kg (103 lbs.). Her body measurements are 36-25-35 inches. Her hair color is Brown and her eye color is also Brown. Her sexual orientation is Straight.
Katherine Zhu’s Net Worth
As a golf player, Katherine might be made a good fortune but she is still pursuing her career in golf. According to some sources, she has a net worth of $800 thousand. However, there is no information about her salary and asset details.