Report: Tiger Woods expected to visit White House next week after Masters victory

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Masters champion Tiger Woods plays a stroke from the No. 12 tee during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Sunday, April 14, 2019. (Source: Augusta National Golf Club)

AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- Coming off his fifth Masters Tournament championship, Tiger Woods is set to receive a much higher honor soon, according to CBS News.

CBS says Woods is scheduled to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House next week.

Trump tweeted after Woods' victory that he was planning on honoring the 43-year-old golfer with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor.

No word on if this visit to the White House will include Woods receiving the honor.

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