CARLSBAD, Calif. – Using Nippon Shafts in her irons and wedges, the 25-year-old from Ontario, Canada opened her ninth season on the LPGA Tour with a 4-shot, wire-to-wire victory at the season-opening Hilton Grand Vacation Tournament of Champions in Orlando.
It was the 13th LPGA victory for the champion, who used N.S.PRO MODUS³ Tour 105 S flex steel shafts in her irons and N.S.PRO MODUS³ Wedge 115 steel shafts in her wedges to shoot a 16-under par total 272 with rounds of 67-69-69-70.
“Nippon Shaft would like to send its congratulations to the winningest golfer in Canadian golf history,” said Hiro Fukuda, sales and marketing for Nippon Shaft. “We are proud that she has the confidence to use Nippon Shaft products in her irons and wedges to help carry her to victory.”
More than 200 players on the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, European Tour and Korn Ferry Tour use Nippon Shaft’s MODUS³ series steel shafts to help gain their desired distance, accuracy, and trajectory.
Nippon Shaft products are available globally either as stock or custom shafts in many of the world’s top iron brands. Details of these can be found at www.nipponshaft.com
Based in Yokohama, Japan, Nippon Shaft is the No. 1-selling steel shaft in Asia. Nippon Shaft is a privately-held subsidiary of NHK Spring Co. LTD, a Japanese automobile parts manufacturer. Nippon Shaft’s North American headquarters is in Carlsbad.
Cronin Communications, Inc.