Chella Earns Top 5 on LPGA, Kueny Runner Up on Symetra
Volvik Staff Players Earn Two Top Finishes on LPGA and Symetra Tour
Chella Choi finished T4 in Hawaii with Orange S3, Laura Kueny Jumps Into Top 10 in Volvik Race for the Card with Runner-Up Finish on Symetra Tour
This week on Tour, professionals using Volvik golf balls earned two Top 5 finishes on the LPGA Tour and Symetra Tour.
Chella Choi finished T4 Sunday at the LOTTE Championship after shooting seven below par in Hawaii playing an Orange Volvik golf ball. The Top 5 finish was the 2nd of the season for Choi and her 12th Top 5 finish in the last three seasons since switching to a Volvik golf ball. Choi plays Volvik’s award-winning S3 golf ball, a 95-compression tour ball that has tested as one of the straightest and hence longest of all the tour balls on the market.
Choi earned $84,605 with her T4 finish and now ranks 21st in the official 2015 LPGA money list. Ten players were playing Volvik golf balls in the field at the LOTTE Championship, making Volvik one of the most used golf ball brands at the event.
Four Volvik staff players now rank in the Top 25 on the LPGA money list, including #13 Ilhee Lee (Yellow), #21 Choi (Orange), #23 Mi Hyang Lee (Orange) and #25 Pornanong Phatlum (Pink).
Nine events into the 2015 LPGA season, players using Volvik balls have earned six Top 5 finishes and 10 Top 10 finishes. That’s a 66% average of Top 5 finishes to events played and a 100% average in Top 10's to events played.
This week the LPGA Tour heads to San Francisco for the second annual Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic at Lake Merced Golf Club.
On the Symetra Tour this week, Volvik Ambassador Laura Kueny finished -6 to score a T2 finish at the Chico’s Patty Berg Memorial in Ft. Myers, FL. Kueny was also playing the Volvik S3 golf ball. Kueny skyrocketed from 86th to 9th in the Volvik Race for the Card standings with her runner-up finish.
The Top 10 players on the Symetra Tour earn their LPGA Tour cards at the end of the season in the Volvik Race for the Card
Volvik is the official golf ball of the Symetra Tour, providing range balls at every event on the tournament schedule and is also is also the title sponsor of their own Symetra Tour event, the Volvik Championship.
In the last three Symetra Tour seasons, over 40 different Symetra Tour professionals played Volvik golf balls in tournament play, leading the golf ball manufacturer to three LPGA Tour cards, four victories and more than 30 Top 10 finishes.
Volvik is the #1 Color Golf Ball on Tour with over 75 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 $8 million in prize money on the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, Champions Tour,Web.com Tour, Ladies European Tour, LAGT and Symetra Tour with 12 victories and over 100 Top 10 finishes.
Volvik has experienced more color golf balls in play on the world's professional tours than any other manufacturer in the history of golf.
Volvik is dedicated to the production of specialized 3- and 4-piece multi-layer golf balls that feature 41 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.