Kevin Streelman (in FJ ICON and SciFlex) tamed the daunting Innisbrook Copperheard course to claim his first PGA Tour title in his 153rd PGA Tour start. Entering the weekend at even par, Streelman played his next 36 holes at 10 under, not dropping a single shot over the stretch. The ten under total was good enough to take home a two stroke victory.
"I just stayed really patient and had a peace about me today...It’s such a tough golf course where you’ve got to pick your battles.” said Streelman of his controlled round.
The win earns Streelman an invitation to this years' Masters Tournament.
Tampa Bay Championship Shoe Count:
FJ - 63%
Nearest Competitor - 21%
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On the European Tour, Thomas Aiken won the Avantha Masters with a final round 67 to win by three strokes. Aiken, in FJ ICON MyJoys, shot all four rounds in the 60's, including a blistering ten under par 62 on Saturday to race to the top of the leaderboard. Aiken carded twenty-one birdies and two eagles versus only two bogeys over the 72 holes of tournament play.
“I’ve been playing very nicely the last four months, not making a lot of mistakes, but just not sinking enough putts,” said Aiken, continuing, “This week a few went in, I hit some better iron shots which gave me a better chance to sink some putts, and I played some phenomenal golf.”
This is Aiken's second European Tour Victory; the win also moves Aiken into the top 100 on the official world golf rankings.
Stacy Lewis has captured the world number one position with a win at the RR Donnelly LPGA Founders Cup. Entering the final round four behind, Lewis in FJ Sport BOA and StaSof, biridied nine of the final 18 holes to run away with a three shot victory.
Lewis's 23 under par total set a tournament record.
This is Stacy's seventh LPGA Tour victory and second of 2013.
Congrats to FJ and Kevin Streelman, Thomas Aiken & Stacy Lewis. Especially, Stacy Lewis, who didn't let the 2 stroke penalty in the 3rd round get to her.
Streelman was tough down the Stretch. Great Win Footjoy ! Lewis coming back from a rough penalty in the Trap, Great job !
Another fabulous Triple Play for Team FJ ! Congrats to KS on your 1st Tour Victory, TA on your 2nd ET Victory & SL on your 7th Tour Victory taking you to the #1 World Ranking.....Peace, Putts & Birdies !
Couple of great wins over the weekend.. Always nice to FJ on top of the leader board week after week..
Another great week of golf and further evidence of the quality of FJ - the mark of a player.
Another Banner weekend for FJ. And we benefit from the FJ wins, You win. Thanks.
These two professional showed the Mark of a Player by their style and resiliency. Way to go Strels and StaLews (Stay Loose)...
-ICONs for All
Congratulations stacy lewis.
It's always great to see a journeyman finally get his first win. Lets hope he has the opportunity to stick around and continue making a name for himself.
FJ off to a hot start accross all tours, Mark of a Player!