Amari Avery Plays 'The Short Game' - Fox 2 News Headlines

Amari Avery Plays 'The Short Game'

Posted: Updated:

Amari Avery is nine years old and one of the best golfers you'll ever see.  She's one of the kids featured in the new movie, "The Short Game," and she joins Steve Edwards and Maria Sansone on "Good Day L.A."

Fun Facts About Amari Avery:

  • Age: 9
  • Birthdate: December 30, 2003
  • Amari is African-American and Filipina (black & asian) like the great Tiger Woods.
  • Amari was born in Anaheim Hills, Ca (Orange County).
  • Amari has two sisters and two brothers.
  • Amari's side kick on the golf course is little baby sister, Alona Avery.
  • Amari practices her skills daily to capture golf's secrets.
  • Home Course: Goose Creek Golf Course, Mira Loma, Ca.
  • Amari is currently training with Brian Schwartz, Golf Professional at Goose Creek Golf Club in Mira Loma, CA.
  • Amari had also received training from two swing coaches: Kris Olsen and Rick Hunter.  
  • Amari started golf lessons at the tender age of 4.Amari's local weekday course is Van Buren Golf Center.

(Source: amariavery.com)

‘The Short Game' opens today.

  • The Latest From Good Day LAMore>>

  • Grant Bowler: I'm a Human Being, Which Is Really Fortunate

    Grant Bowler: I'm a Human Being, Which Is Really Fortunate

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:44:42 GMT

    Grant Bowler plays a lawman in "Defiance", a town where humans and intelligent extraterrestrial species coexist. Here he is trying to find one of the townsfolk who went missing.

    Grant Bowler plays a lawman in "Defiance", a town where humans and intelligent extraterrestrial species coexist. Here he is trying to find one of the townsfolk who went missing.


  • Josh Hopkins: Everybody Had An Expectation Of What James Brown Was Like

    Josh Hopkins: Everybody Had An Expectation Of What James Brown Was Like

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:31 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:31:28 GMT

    Josh Hopkins plays music producer Ralph Bass in the upcoming biopic about James Brown, called ‘Get On Up’. Bass was brown's loyal and supportive producer at federal records for years before he received an offer from another company.

    Josh Hopkins plays music producer Ralph Bass in the upcoming biopic about James Brown, called ‘Get On Up’. Bass was brown's loyal and supportive producer at federal records for years before he received an offer from another company.

  • Lotte Verbeek: Not The Average Dutch Height, Actually

    Lotte Verbeek: Not The Average Dutch Height, Actually

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-07-28 16:00:34 GMT

    Lotte Verbeek is starring in ‘Outlander’, a show based on the international best-selling novels. It follows a married combat nurse in 1945 who inexplicably ends up in 1743. Here's that character meeting Lotte's character.

    Lotte Verbeek is starring in ‘Outlander’, a show based on the international best-selling novels. It follows a married combat nurse in 1945 who inexplicably ends up in 1743. Here's that character meeting Lotte's character.

Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices