World Long Drive Bluff City Shootout Results with VIVID XT
World Long Drive Bluff City Shootout Results Using Volvik VIVID XT Golf Balls
Justin James (344 yards) edged Mitch Grassing (343 yards) in the Championship Match to win the 2017 Bluff City Shootout Tour event in Memphis.
Eddie Fernandes qualifies for the 2017 Volvik World Long Drive Championship, held in September, as the highest finisher not already qualified.
Nick Kiefer, Aaron Mansfield, Stephen Kois & Collin Phillips also earned exemptions to the #VolvikFinals September through local qualifying on Saturday.
All competitors played with different color VIVID XT matte finish golf balls by Volvik.
368 yards took the longest drive of the event distinction with a drive from Mitch Grassing hit in the double elimination round.
The eventual winner Justin James hit the 2nd longest drive of the event and the longest of the Match Play Finals at 363 yards with the VIVID XT. Grassing also ht the 2nd longest drive of the Match Play finals at 358 yards, before eventually losing to James by only one yard in the exciting final match.