This past weekend, Jim Herman came through at the Houston Open, ensuring his invitation to this years’ Masters. Herman was previously winless in 105 starts, and finished this tournament with two pars for a 4-under-68.
Herman states, “Sorry for the tears, but I’m pretty happy. We really did a good job keeping our game plan. We wanted to give ourselves as many birdie chances as we could and keep it low stress. And geez, look what happened. Never thought it was possible.”
Herman is sponsored by apparel company, FootJoy, which focuses mainly on having comfortable and traditional products. FootJoy’s products are reliable, fashionable and stable.
We love FootJoy’s Men’s Freestyle Golf Shoes. These shoes are available in black/white, grey/green, navy/orange and white/charcoal. These shoes are very lightweight and have great cushioning so you will be comfortable both on and off the course. They feature Xtra-Thick Fitbed with HeelLok so that you will consistently have comfort and will not be slipping. Additionally, these shoes feature F.R.O.G.S. (FootJoy Revolutionary Outsole Grip System, using SoftMax for extra cushioning and mobility.
Miguel Angel Jimenez
On Sunday, Miguel Angel Jimenez won the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic by two strokes after shooting an 8-under 64! He began the day in third place. This victory is his third on the Champions Tour.
Apparel company, Bobby Jones, sponsors Miguel Angel Jimenez. He states, “My key requirement when choosing golf clothing is to select the highest quality cotton shirts. My tournament schedule takes me to many different countries and climates, so it is vital that I feel comfortable at all times on the golf course in order to give me the confidence to both play and look my best. Bobby Jones offers me the best range of apparel to suit all conditions as well as a great selection of styles and colors.”
Some of our favorite pieces from Bobby Jones’ spring collection include the Diamond Jacquard Polo and the XH20 Crawford Quarter-Zip Pullover.
The Diamond Jacquard Polo is created with a knit diamond pattern and features the company’s strong Egyptian cotton polo. This top is comfortable, versatile and extremely stylish. It comes in several different colors, including Summer Navy, Italian Plum, Marina and Viridian Green.
The Xh20 Crawford Quarter-Zip Pullover is available in a wide variety of different colors. It is created to give you a wide range of motion with its’ stretch fibers and raglan sleeves. The pocket of this pullover is zippered, and there are open cuffs. This pullover is very soft and great for any season!
At the Kia Classic, Lydia Ko finished in first, winning her 11th LPGA Tour title. The Kia Classic took place at the Aviara, and helped secure Ko’s spot as the top player in the world while she is heading into the Masters.
Ko states, “I just kind of peeked at the leaderboard and saw Inbee was making a lot of birdies—Inbee doing her Inbee things. I knew that I needed to focus up until the last moment and fortunately I made some birdies down the stretch.”
Lydia Ko won in Callaway apparel, which she has been sponsoring since 2013 when she signed her first deal with the company.
Some of our favorite pieces from Callaway’s women collection include the Women’s Golf Performance Floral Print Top Polo shirt and the Women’s Golf Performance Lace Stripe Polo shirt.
The floral print top polo shirt features a flower pattern across the chest. It is elegant, stylish and extremely comfortable. This top features Opti-Shield UPF 50 protection as well as Opti-Stretch layers of spandex so you will be able to easily move. This top is stylish and comes in a great, warm spring color!
The performance lace stripe polo shirt features unique lace detailing and is sleeveless. This top features Opti-Dri moisture management as well as Opti-Shield UPF 50 and Opti-Stretch fabric flexibility. This top is 95% Polyester and 5% Spandex and features a contrast neck tape as well as side vents.