Michael Thompson’s winning WITB
Michael Thompson, 27, shot a total of 9-under-par at the Honda Classic to win for the first time on the PGA Tour.
Thompson leaned on his stellar short game and putting at PGA National’s Champions Course to best runner-up Geoff Ogilvy (7-under) with rounds of 67-65-70-69 on the firm, gusty conditions at PGA National’s Champions Course.
Check out what Thompson trusted in his bag:
Thompson had 13 clubs in his bag from equipment sponsor Ping. The lone hold out? A 5 wood by Japanese OEM Akira.
Driver: Ping i20 (9.5 degree) with a Grafalloy Pro Launch Red X shaft
3 wood: Ping G25 (15 degrees) with a 42.5-inch Grafalloy ProLaunch Red X fairway wood shaft
5 wood: Akira Prototype M117 with Grafalloy ProLaunch Red X fairway wood shaft
Irons: Ping S56 (3 iron through 9 iron) with True Temper Dynamic Gold X100 shafts (0.5 inches over standard lengths)
Wedges: Ping Tour-S (47 degree), Ping Anser Forged (52 degrees, 58 degrees) with X100 shafts (0.5 inches over standard length)
Putter: Ping Anser 4
Ball: 2013 Titleist Pro V1x