Kevin Chappell Secures First PGA TOUR win at TPC San Antonio with Complete Set of TaylorMade Metalwoods.

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Chappell’s playoff victory at the Valero Texas Open marks first career PGA TOUR win and the 22nd win for TaylorMade drivers this season across worldwide Tours.

Using a powerful combination of his M1 driver and M1 fairway woods off the tee, Chappell became victorious in the Lone Star State after finishing with an impressive 4.383 Strokes Gained: Off The Tee. Even more striking was his confident final-round performance, wrapping things up with 71.43% driving accuracy on Sunday.

What You Need To Know:

  • The win earned Chappell his first PGA TOUR victory.
  • Including Chappell, 7 of the top-10 finishers played TaylorMade metalwoods.
  • Chappell had 6 runner-up finishes on the PGA TOUR prior this week.
  • This was Chappell’s first win in 180 starts.
  • Chappell tested all metalwood manufacturers after last year’s Tour Championship, ultimately choosing TaylorMade after a week extensive testing with his coach.
  • Moves to 21st in the 2017 FedExCup Standings.
  • Lifts to #23 in the OWGR with victory.
  • With 77 in play, TaylorMade dominated the driver count at 49.4%.

Kevin Chappell’s Winning Metalwoods Setup:

  • ’16 M1 460 driver / 10.5° / Aldila 2KNV Blue 75TX.
  • ’17 M1 fairway / 15° / Aldila 2KNV Blue 85TX.
  • ‘17 M1 fairway / 19° / Aldila 2KNV Blue 85TX.

 

 

Rob Brooks @golfnation_

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