It’s been quite a week for Patrick Rodgers. First, he announced that he would forgo his senior season at Stanford and turn pro after the NCAA Championships. Now, he leads the prestigious Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters.
Greg Eason and Linnea Strom made the most significant jumps of the week in the latest World Amateur Golf Ranking, Eason winning the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational and Strom winning the Spanish Ladies Amateur.
Defending U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson has made some significant equipment changes since he won last June at the Olympic Club in San Francisco. He now uses a Titleist 913D3 driver with 10.5-degrees of loft and a Proforce AXIVCore Tour Black 69 shaft.