Michelle Wie took golf by storm as a teenager, with a well-rounded game and maturity beyond her years.
The potential for hotness was evident, but it was difficult to express those sentiments without getting yourself into some real hot water.
Now that she is older, it's finally safe to say she is rapidly rising up the hotness scale.
While Wie is still blossoming, there are plenty of babes that have always been hot but were afraid to show it.
If only they cleaned up more often.
Here's a look at 25 late-blooming hotties who routinely wow us with their athletic achievements.