Three players using Volvik color golf balls earned Top 25 finishes on the LPGA Tour at the Sunrise LPGA Taiwan Championship Sunday. Ilhee Lee (T14), Chella Choi (T14) and Pornanong Phatlum (T23) played Vista IV 4-piece golf balls at the event.
The South Korean born Choi ranks 20th on the official 2012 LPGA money list with $599,205 earned. She is currently in the Top 25 stat categories for Driving Accuracy, Greens in Regulation and Putts Per GIR. Lee and Phatlum rank 39th and 56th respectively on the 2012 LPGA money list. All three Volvik LPGA staff players played a Volvik color golf ball this season, which has three more events before it concludes Nov.18.
""We have received a significant of attention because our color golf balls are very easy to spot on the LPGA Tour telecasts," said Volvik USA President Don Shin. "It's been nice to get a buzz going as we prepare for our official launch into the US market, but the most important aspect of our Tour program is that we help the pros perform. They would not be using our product if it did not offer them a performance advantage."
Volvik players have earned over $2 million on the LPGA and Symetra Tour so far in 2012 with 3 wins and 27 Top 10 finishes by professionals using their high-quality color golf balls.
Volvik staff players include Chella Choi, Meena Lee, Ilhee Lee, Pornanong Phatlum, Jeong Jang, Jin Young Pak, Jee Young Lee, Christine Song, Kyeong Bae, Victoria Elizabeth, Mi Hyang Lee, Allison Duncan, Brittany Johnston, Min Seo Kwak, Victoria Park, Yoo Kyeong Kim, Stephanie Kim, Laura Jansen and Birdie Kim.
Volvik is dedicated to the production of specialized 3- and 4-piece multi-layer golf balls that feature patented dimple technology for optimal performance that satisfies the needs of golfers of every skill level. In over 30 years of golf ball production, Volvik has developed a reputation based on perfect quality control and innovative development, quickly becoming one of the most significant and trusted golf ball manufacturers in the world.