2014 Masters: Upward, downward trends in rankings

Patrick Reed after the third win of his PGA Tour career, the 2014 WGC-Cadillac Championship at Trump National Doral.

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Who is trending in the right direction heading into this week’s Masters?

The player who tops the list is the one who proclaimed to be a top-5 player in the world after his victory at few weeks ago at Doral. Patrick Reed started 2014 ranked No. 184 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index and is now No. 48, an improvement of 136 spots.

Topping the list going the other way is Lucas Glover, who has dropped 104 spots.

Trending in the RIGHT direction:


JAN. 1

NOW

MOVEMENT

Patrick Reed

184

48

136

Matt Every

130

37

93

Ken Duke

189

147

42

Steven Bowditch

311

273

38

Marc Leishman

77

41

36

Trevor Immelman

287

252

35

Victor Dubuisson

83

53

30

Jonas Blixt

117

89

28

Jose Maria Olazabal

584

560

24

Ryan Moore

55

32

23

Harris English

30

12

18

Gary Woodland

42

25

17

Jamie Donaldson

53

38

15

Joost Luiten

46

34

12

Zach Johnson

15

7

8

Rory McIlroy

31

23

8

Thomas Bjorn

51

43

8

Luke Donald

38

31

7

K.J. Choi

37

30

7

Bubba Watson

14

8

6

Hideki Matsuyama

17

11

6

Jason Dufner

21

15

6

Graham DeLaet

27

21

6

Roberto Castro

85

79

6

Scott Stallings

261

256

5

D.A. Points

174

170

4

Sergio Garcia

5

2

3

Dustin Johnson

23

20

3

Adam Scott

3

1

2

Jason Day

6

4

2

Matt Jones

48

46

2

Graeme McDowell

58

56

2

Webb Simpson

10

9

1

Hunter Mahan

19

18

1

Jordan Spieth

20

19

1

Trending in the WRONG direction:


JAN. 1

NOW

MOVEMENT

Lucas Glover

324

428

-104

Vijay Singh

124

210

-86

Thorbjorn Olesen

245

326

-81

Tim Clark

104

166

-62

Russell Henley

80

134

-54

Louis Oosthuizen

108

158

-50

Matteo Manassero

79

125

-46

David Lynn

144

189

-45

Peter Hanson

40

84

-44

Angel Cabrera

81

123

-42

Billy Horschel

36

76

-40

Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano

62

99

-37

Boo Weekley

43

75

-32

Miguel Angel Jimenez

72

100

-28

Ian Poulter

29

54

-25

Brandt Snedeker

28

50

-22

Rickie Fowler

35

57

-22

John Huh

107

129

-22

Derek Ernst

510

531

-21

Lee Westwood

13

29

-16

Sang-Moon Bae

182

198

-16

Chris Kirk

18

33

-15

Branden Grace

163

178

-15

Darren Clarke

400

415

-15

Jimmy Walker

22

36

-14

Kevin Streelman

60

73

-13

Martin Kaymer

32

44

-12

Keegan Bradley

16

27

-11

Y.E. Yang

231

242

-11

Nick Watney

56

65

-9

Charl Schwartzel

8

16

-8

Justin Rose

7

13

-6

Kevin Stadler

75

81

-6

Steve Stricker

1

6

-5

Jim Furyk

12

17

-5

Stewart Cink

110

115

-5

Phil Mickelson

11

14

-3

Ernie Els

66

69

-3

Mike Weir

401

404

-3

Matt Kuchar

4

5

-1

Henrik Stenson

9

10

-1
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