What's in the Bag: Lewis, Streelman, Frost, Aiken

By Golf Channel DigitalMarch 19, 2013, 3:28 pm

Stacy Lewis

LPGA: RR Donnelley LPGA Founders Cup

Driver: Mizuno JPX-800 (9 degree; Fujikura Rombax shaft)

Fairway Wood: Mizuno MP-650 3-wood (15 degree; Fujikura Rombax shaft)

Hybrid: Mizuno JPX-825 (17 degree)

Irons (4-PW): Mizuno JPX-825 Pro

Wedges: Mizuno MP T-11 (52, 56 and 60 degree)

Putter: TaylorMade Ghost TM-110 Tour

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x

Footwear: Women's FootJoy Sport with BOA

Glove: FootJoy StaSof


Kevin Streelman

PGA Tour: Tampa Bay Championship

Driver: Ping G20 (9.5 degree; Oban Kiyoshi shaft)

Fairway Wood: Ping G25 3-wood (15 degree; Oban shaft)

Hybrid: TaylorMade Rescue TP (17 degree; Aldila NV 105x shaft)

Iron (3): Wilson Staff Ci11 (Project X 6.5 shaft)

Irons (4-9): Wilson Staff FG Tour V2 (Project X 6.5 shafts)

Wedges: Wilson Staff FG Tour TC (48 and 54 degree; Project X 6.5 shafts) and Cleveland 588 PF 60 Rotex (60 degree; True Temper Dynamic Gold shaft)

Putter: Scotty Cameron GoLo

Footwear: FootJoy Icon


David Frost

Champions Tour: Toshiba Classic

Driver: TaylorMade R1 (9.5 degree; Matrix Ozik HD6 shaft)

Fairway Wood: TaylorMade RBZ Tour 3-wood (14.5 degree; Matrix Ozik shaft)

Irons (3-PW): Mizuno MP-68

Wedges: Titleist Vokey Design SM4 (54 and 58 degree)

Putter: Scotty Cameron prototype

Ball: Titleist Pro V1

Footwear: FootJoy Icon


Thomas Aiken

European Tour: Avantha Masters

Driver: Cleveland Classic 290 (7.5 degree)

Fairway Wood: Nike SQ 3-wood (15 degree)

Iron (2): Callaway X Forged

Irons (3-9): Nike VR Pro

Wedges: Titleist Vokey Design (48, 54 and 60 degree)

Putter: TaylorMade Ghost DA-62

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x

Footwear: FootJoy Icon

Glove: Titleist

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Watch: Tiger's drive startles strolling duck

By Golf Channel DigitalFebruary 25, 2018, 7:21 pm

Tiger Woods split the eighth fairway with a 287-yard, 3-wood on Sunday and startled a duck (goose?) who was merely out and about for a stroll at PGA National.

The duck (goose?) walked away under its own power, and Woods followed up with a wedge to inside 9 feet and his third birdie of the front nine.

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Watch: Tiger's Sunday birdies at the Honda

By Golf Channel DigitalFebruary 25, 2018, 6:40 pm

One day after he left a barrage of birdie opportunities out on the golf course, Tiger Woods worked his way into red figures early on Sunday.

Seven off the pace to start the day, Woods found the first fairway, hit the first green and rolled in a 20-footer for his firist birdie of the day.

After narrowly missing a 10-footer for what would have been another circle at the par-5 third, Woods came right back at the fourth, flying an approach from 148 yards to 9 feet and finishing the job.

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New-look Korda wins after serious jaw surgery

By Will GrayFebruary 25, 2018, 6:31 pm

If the pictures of Jessica Korda from the Honda LPGA Thailand cause you to do a double-take, you're not alone.

Korda's world-class talent was on full display this week in Asia, where she won by four shots, but so too was her new-look face. The 24-year-old underwent serious jaw surgery in December, a final attempt to address a significant overbite that led to ailments ranging from facial cramping to headaches to sleep apnea.

The procedure was intense. Doctors first broke her nose, then broke her jaw in five different places - three on the top, and two on the bottom. She now has 27 screws in her face, and the physical result still requires some adjustment for a woman who now has five career LPGA wins.

"I look at pictures of myself and I don't feel like I look like that person," Korda told Golfweek. "I don't know who that is. And then I look at pictures of my old self and that doesn't look like me either."


Full-field scores from the Honda LPGA Thailand


The Dec. 7 surgery left Korda unable to eat, with her mother reportedly feeding her through a syringe for "weeks." Korda's facial structure before the surgery was such that she was only using 20 percent of her teeth when chewing food.

But despite returning to practice only six weeks ago and still dealing with lingering numbness in her face, Korda promptly dusted a world-class field in her first start back. She shot 25 under for the week, highlighted by a second-round 62, leaving the likes of Lexi Thompson and Ariya Jutanugarn in her wake.

After a difficult winter, Korda's look may have changed but her game clearly remains unaffected.

"Coming in after surgery, I didn't know what to expect," Korda told reporters. "Obviously when I look at myself, I still don't feel like I look like myself yet. That will come. I'm just very, very happy. All the hard work I was putting in in the off-season when I could has paid off rather quickly."

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Tiger Tracker: Honda Classic

By Tiger TrackerFebruary 25, 2018, 4:45 pm

Tiger Woods is making his third start of the year at the Honda Classic. We're tracking him at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.