British professional golfer Rachel Connor was busted while
allegedly drunk driving in Florida early Wednesday morning, with
retired NFL star Eddie George sitting in the passenger seat of her
car, TMZ reported.
Connor, 21, who competed on the secondary LPGA Futures Tour in
2011, blew .133 and .137 on breathalyzer tests given by police when
she was pulled over at around 2:20am near Sarasota, Fla., 60 miles
(96km) south of Tampa.
Citing a police report, TMZ reported that Connor told police she
had consumed two vodka and cranberries during the evening and
wished she had chosen not to drive.
Sitting next to her was the 38-year-old George — the former
Heisman Trophy-winning running back out of Ohio State University
who went on to a successful professional career with the Tennessee
Titans franchise. George was not arrested.
Hours before the arrest Connor tweeted a picture of her posing
with George at an event, with the byline, “The lovely Eddie