20 September 2020 14:38
Matthew Wolff is doing absolutely nothing that the person leading the U.S. Open is supposed to do. He's driving the ball with reckless abandon. He's constantly fighting out of the rough. He's playing like a 21-year-old competing in his first U.S. Open who might not know any better. That's also what sets up to make the final round at this U.S. Open so scintillating.
Wolff is a 21-year-old competing in his first U.S. Open who might not know any better. MATTHEW WOLFF is a day away from victory in only his second ever major as he leads the US Open by two shots ahead of Bryson DeChambeau. And the 21-year-old will have girlfriend Kim Lloyd for inspiration as he takes to Winged Foot for the final day. Instagram / @matthew_wolff5 5 Matthew Wolff could win the US Open on his debut Instagram / @itstherealkimshady 5 Kim Lloyd has been dating Wolff since April 2019 Who is Matthew Wolff's girlfriend Kim Lloyd? Kim Lloyd is a student at Oklahoma State University, where she met Wolff. The couple of been dating since April 2019 with Wolff posting on Instagram the same moth this year to celebrate their one-year anniversary. The golfer has posted a number of pictures of himself with Kim on Instagram but generally prefers to keep her out of the limelight. Kim is yet to become particularly well known in the social media sphere, with six thousand followers on Instagram as of September 2020, but that will be set to change if Wolff lifts the US Open trophy. Instagram / @itstherealkimshady 5 Lloyd met Wolff at Oklahoma University where they studied together Instagram / @matthew_wolff5 5 Wolff has posted a number of pictures with Lloyd on his Instagram Instagram / @matthew_wolff5 5 Lloyd currently has six thousand followers but can expect that to change if Wolff's career continues its upward trajectory Most read in Golf 'BIG THINGS AHEAD' Woods vows to put US Open horror in past and recover for The Masters ROR TALENT Woods suffers disastrous double as Rory roars into contention at US Open LOVE STOREY Who is Lee Westwood's girlfriend Helen Storey & has she caddied for him before? WOLFF HAUL? Wolff and his crazy swing primed to become youngest Major winner since Woods Game's a bogey Kirsty Gallacher misses Masters 2018 after Sky Sports 'editorial decision' Who is Matthew Wolff? Matthew Wolff was born in Simi Valley, California and started playing golf in junior high school. Growing up as a non-practising Jew, he converted to Christianity at university. In 2017, he finished runner up in the US Junior Amateur Golf Championship. Wolff had committed to play golf for the University of Southern California but then changed his mind to attend Oklahoma State. In his first year, he won the Phil Mickelson Award as the nation's top freshman. Wolff turned pro in June 2019 and a month later earned his first PGA Tour victory at the 3M Open at TPC Twin Cities in Blaine, Minnesota. His appearance in the PGA Championship last month was his first ever in a golf major.