Posted: 20th August 2019
After strong performances at the BMW Championship, Tony Finau, Corey Conners and Louis Oosthuizen finalized their top-30 FedExCup status and will compete in the Tour Championship this week at East Lake GC in Atlanta. With a G410 Plus driver and Blueprint irons, leaderboard fixture Finau was fourth at the BMW, where he was #1 Strokes Gained Tee to Green, SG: Approach to the Green, and G.I.R. He’ll compete in Atlanta for a third straight time. Conners was second in G.I.R. with iBlade irons at the BMW. He won his first PGA Tour event this year and has advanced to his first Tour Championship. Oosthuizen’s T11 at the BMW ensured him a place in Atlanta for the first time since 2015.
Posted: 13th August 2019
PING drivers had another stellar weekend, as a G400 model was used to win the Northern Trust, the 74th victory for G400 drivers, while Cameron Champ (#1 on tour in driving distance) led the field in driving distance with his G410 LST at 321.1 yards. In the final round, he averaged 329.1. Champ improved his FedExCup standing heading into this week’s BMW Championship, as did Corey Conners and Louis Oosthuizen, both of whom climbed inside the top 30. Joaquin Níemann earned the final qualifying spot for the BMW with his showing at the Northern Trust.
Joining them at the BMW (where the top 30 will advance) are Tony Finau, PING’s highest ranked at #19, and 2019 first-time PGA Tour winner Nate Lashley at #54.