Volvik Players Earn Huge Exposure At LPGA Tour's Founders Cup
Jee Young Lee finished T4 with an Orange Vista 4-piece ball after taking the 36-hole lead after firing a 65 and 64 on Thursday and Friday. Lee finished the event ranked first in putting with only 104 putts for the event. She also finished the event ranked T11th in driving accuracy and T12th in driving distance. Lee earned $58,588 for her Top 5 performance and ranks 22nd on the LPGA Tour official money list.
Lindsey Wright finished T8 with an Orange Vista 4-piece golf ball in her first ever professional event playing a Volvik golf ball. Wright finished 4th in Driving Accuracy with 87.5% accuracy and 11th in Greens in Regulation.
Ten total players used Volvik golf balls at the LPGA Founders Cup, making Volvik the #3 most played golf ball overall and the #1 color golf ball in play. Five players playing Volvik now rank in the Top 50 on the official LPGA Tour money list, including #22 Jee Young Lee (Orange Vista), #25 Pornanong Phatlum (Pink Vista), #26 Chella Choi (Orange Vista), #40 Lindsey Wright (Orange Vista) and #48 Ilhee Lee (Yellow Vista).
"Volvik was everywhere you looked on the LPGA Tour coverage this week in Arizona," said Don Shin, President of Volvik USA. "Our congratulations go out to Jee Young Lee and Lindsey Wright on their gutsy performances. It was such a thrill seeing them back where they belong, at the top of the leader board."
Volvik is the #1 Color Golf Ball On Tour, with over 160 of its color golf balls in play on the 2012 LPGA Tour. Players using Volvik's high quality color golf balls earned over $2 million on the LPGA Tour and Symetra Tour in 2012 with 28 Top 10 finishes. So far in 2013, Vovlik has earned four Top 10 finishes in four events.
Volvik 2013 staff professionals include Chella Choi, Meena Lee, Lindsey Wright, Pornanong Phatlum, Victoria Elizabeth, Ilhee Lee, Jeong Jang, Jin Young Pak, Jee Young Lee, Mi Hyang Lee, Min Seo Kwak, Brittany Johnston, Christine Song, Allison Duncan, Rachel Connor, Elena Robles , Marina Choi, Alice Kim, Amy Eneroth, Courtney Massey, Keyong Bae, Yoo Kyeong Kim and Birdie Kim.
Volvik is dedicated to the production of specialized 3- and 4-piece multi-layer golf balls that feature 37 worldwide patents. In over 30 years of golf ball production, Volvik has developed a reputation based on highly innovative development, quickly becoming one of the most significant and trusted golf ball manufacturers in the world. For more information, visit www.volvik.com.