More Players Trust Titleist Across Every Major Equipment Category.
Fairhaven, MA (August 25, 2011) - As the country's top amateurs gather at Erin Hills Golf Course in Erin, WI, and compete for the coveted national championship, 251 players, or 80 percent of the field of 315, made Titleist their overwhelming #1 golf ball choice. That is compared to just 24 players, or more than 10 times, the nearest competitor. The U.S. Amateur continues the golf ball momentum Titleist has enjoyed on the 2011 PGA Tour and across all of the worldwide professional tours, to the PGA Professional National Championship, and at every level of competitive amateur golf.
In addition to being the top choice in golf balls at the U.S. Amateur, Titleist was the tee-to-green favorite across every major golf club category. From drivers, fairway metals and hybrids, to iron sets, wedges and putters, no less than 41 percent of the field in any major equipment category placed their trust in the superior performance and consistency of Titleist equipment at one of the most prestigious individual events in amateur golf.
Below are the Titleist equipment counts of players versus the nearest competitor at the 2011 U.S. Amateur:
The U.S. Amateur marks the latest in several high profile amateur championships this year where the trust and confidence in Titleist golf equipment has never been stronger. Below are the Titleist golf ball counts versus the nearest competitor at several of the major national amateur events this year: