Tiger Woods' new lover drew him crayon drawings before his tournaments to wish him luck, according to sources.
22-year-old Alyse Lahti Johnson, whose stepfather lives next door to Woods in Windermere, Florida, has known the golfing star since she was young.
“They had photos in their house of their family with Tiger,” the Daily Mail quoted a friend as telling Us Weekly.
The pair began dating after seeing each other at a New Year's function thrown by her stepfather, who is also an executive at Woods' sports agency IMG.
It has also emerged that Johnston, a university student, was also close friends with Elin Nordegren before her split from Tiger.
''Tiger Woods has been my next door neighbour for 15 years and Alyse has known him all her life,'' her stepfather Alistair Johnston told the Scottish Sun newspaper. "They are part of the same crowd that are the same age and go to the gym and out to dinner together.