Volvik Players Earn 2 Top 10, 4 Top 25 Finishes at Kingsmill
Volvik Staff Players Earn Two Top 10, Four Top 25 Finishes at Kingsmill
LPGA Tour professionals using Volvik color golf balls earned two Top 10 and four Top 25 finishes at the Kingsmill Championship on the LPGA Tour Sunday. Thailand's Thidapa Suwannapura (7th) and Pornanong Phatlum (T8th) and South Korea's Mi Hyang Lee (T12th) and Ilhee Lee (T23rd) all improved their standing in the Race to the CME Globe with their solid performances.
Six out of nine players using Volvik golf balls at the event made the cut.
Five Volvik staff players currently rank in the Top 40 in the Race to the CME Globe standings, the new season-long points competition that will pay out the player who has accumulated the most points with a $1 million unofficial money payout – the largest in all of women’s golf.
Volvik Staff Professionals Race to the CME Globe Standings
Chella Choi 11th Orange
Pornanong Phatlum 16th Pink
Meena Lee 21st Yellow
Mi Hyang Lee 35th Orange
Thidapa Suwannapura 37th Pink
"The Volvik players continue to perform at a very high level," said Volvik USA President Don Shin."To have five players in the Top 40 on the money list and in the CME Race to the Globe shows that we have a lot of talent on our staff and that our golf balls help them to truly perform under the highest pressure golf situations in the world."
In the last 2 LPGA Tour seasons, players using Volvik color golf balls have earned one Victory, five Runner Up's, 18 Top 5 finishes, 29 Top 10 finishes and 80 Top 25 finishes on the LPGA Tour. This is out of the last 39 LPGA Tour events. This means Volvik is averaging a Top 5 in 46% of events, a Top 10 in 74% of events and is averaging two Top 25 finishes per event with its highly visible color golf balls.
For the 2014 season, Volvik announced the signing of major winners Craig Stadler and Larry Nelson on the Champions Tour. Stadler played a Volvik Vista iV 4-piece golf ball at the 2014 Masters. Volvik staff professional Tim Petrovic has earned a Top 15 finish on the PGA TOUR and a Top 10 finish on the Web.com Tour playing Volvik golf balls so far in 2014.
Volvik is the #1 Color Golf Ball On Tour with over 70 professionals using Volvik's ultra high-performance color golf balls on the world's professional tours. Since 2012, players using Volvik golf balls have earned over $6 million on the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, Champions Tour, Web.com Tour, Ladies European Tour, LAGT and Symetra Tour with 10 victories and 70 Top 10 finishes.
Volvik has experienced more colors (5) and number of color golf balls in play on the world's professional tours than any other manufacturer in the history of golf. In 2013 on the LPGA Tour, Volvik had 195 total instances of professionals using their Vista golf balls in tournament play (77 Orange, 71 Yellow, 44 Pink and 3 Green).
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.