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Y-T-D-statistics through: Northern Trust Open, Feb 22, 2015

RANK THIS WEEK RANK LAST WEEK PLAYER NAME ROUNDS AVG. TOTAL VERT. LAUNCH ANGLE TOTAL ATTEMPTS LOWEST LAUNCH ANGLE STEEPEST LAUNCH ANGLE
1 1 Justin Thomas 34 14.64 468.35 32 9.72 19.17
2 999 Ernie Els 9 14.52 43.56 3 12.53 15.80
3 2 David Hearn 31 14.33 444.08 31 9.92 16.84
4 3 Nick Taylor 37 14.10 535.72 38 10.31 18.33
5 4 Danny Lee 39 13.97 503.01 36 10.33 17.08
6 5 Will MacKenzie 12 13.90 41.69 3 11.09 17.28
7 6 Mark Wilson 27 13.86 374.18 27 10.52 16.78
8 7 Padraig Harrington 22 13.75 275.01 20 9.03 18.04
9 8 Nicholas Thompson 36 13.71 424.99 31 9.85 18.26
10 9 Brian Davis 31 13.54 406.28 30 11.09 16.17
T11 T10 Zach Johnson 17 13.50 269.98 20 9.12 15.24
T11 T10 David Toms 20 13.50 310.55 23 11.00 16.03
T13 13 Jon Curran 27 13.29 318.91 24 9.50 15.56
T13 12 Brian Harman 24 13.29 358.83 27 9.87 18.31
15 17 James Hahn 38 13.22 502.38 38 10.32 18.75
16 18 Scott Piercy 32 13.19 382.53 29 8.02 18.71
17 14 Patrick Rodgers 12 13.17 131.73 10 10.74 16.36
T18 20 Matt Every 23 13.08 274.67 21 11.18 16.01
T18 15 Sean O'Hair 28 13.08 300.95 23 3.11 16.69
20 T24 Graham DeLaet 22 13.07 261.41 20 9.63 16.72
21 16 Sam Saunders 23 13.02 299.36 23 9.69 15.89
22 19 Chesson Hadley 29 12.99 337.79 26 9.33 16.27
23 29 Jordan Spieth 18 12.96 181.38 14 9.61 15.01
24 Sergio Garcia 12 12.93 51.70 4 11.23 14.13
25 32 Vijay Singh 16 12.86 231.42 18 9.84 17.25
26 35 Keegan Bradley 20 12.85 244.15 19 9.85 15.43
27 22 John Huh 36 12.84 474.91 37 9.80 16.05
T28 21 Tim Clark 24 12.79 281.43 22 8.43 15.61
T28 27 J.B. Holmes 30 12.79 319.80 25 9.97 17.87
30 23 Jason Day 16 12.71 190.69 15 11.13 14.47
31 34 Chris Stroud 25 12.66 227.81 18 8.33 15.88
32 T24 Zack Sucher 17 12.65 202.34 16 8.85 16.18
T33 26 Oscar Fraustro 20 12.64 164.37 13 10.84 14.46
T33 28 Davis Love III 21 12.64 176.90 14 10.15 15.12
T33 30 Alex Prugh 30 12.64 391.98 31 8.45 15.38
36 41 Kenny Perry 11 12.61 126.13 10 10.11 15.74
37 999 Dustin Johnson 10 12.51 100.06 8 8.90 15.62
38 33 Bo Van Pelt 24 12.48 324.39 26 9.91 15.53
39 31 Michael Thompson 25 12.44 348.23 28 8.53 15.91
40 52 Vaughn Taylor 12 12.41 124.07 10 10.53 15.27
41 58 K.J. Choi 20 12.33 209.68 17 9.33 16.45
42 43 Andres Romero 14 12.30 209.02 17 8.54 16.44
43 36 Steven Alker 25 12.28 331.64 27 7.86 15.91
44 42 Carl Pettersson 33 12.26 441.47 36 8.82 16.02
45 51 Charley Hoffman 30 12.24 354.98 29 8.26 15.58
46 T37 Cameron Tringale 26 12.22 378.67 31 8.45 15.31
47 47 Alex Cejka 30 12.21 341.79 28 6.29 14.68
48 T49 Jeff Overton 30 12.19 316.82 26 9.70 16.09
49 T37 Chez Reavie 20 12.17 292.00 24 9.87 14.58
50 40 Jonas Blixt 22 12.15 182.19 15 8.35 14.87
51 39 Morgan Hoffmann 20 12.14 242.90 20 10.09 14.96
T52 44 Dudley Hart 12 12.07 132.81 11 9.30 13.40
T52 46 Tim Wilkinson 27 12.07 241.36 20 9.47 14.49
54 T62 Justin Hicks 24 12.06 289.45 24 6.54 16.05
55 76 Ryan Moore 24 12.04 228.72 19 9.56 15.01
56 75 Retief Goosen 30 12.03 372.81 31 4.58 18.80
57 56 Francesco Molinari 14 12.00 215.96 18 8.83 14.45
T58 71 Hunter Mahan 24 11.99 251.88 21 9.87 16.32
T58 78 Scott Stallings 30 11.99 287.67 24 9.57 15.79
60 66 Brendon Todd 27 11.97 239.48 20 9.65 14.03
T61 T54 Bill Haas 22 11.94 250.66 21 9.45 14.62
T61 48 Josh Teater 9 11.94 83.61 7 11.02 13.72
T63 72 Hideki Matsuyama 33 11.91 392.87 33 8.86 14.49
T63 45 D.A. Points 24 11.91 202.39 17 6.35 15.70
65 T79 Luke Donald 15 11.90 107.09 9 10.68 14.55
66 T49 Tommy Gainey 12 11.89 142.73 12 8.43 14.07
67 Charl Schwartzel 12 11.84 47.35 4 10.92 12.61
68 T62 Webb Simpson 18 11.82 224.63 19 9.30 13.75
69 53 Harrison Frazar 9 11.81 141.73 12 8.72 13.80
70 T54 Ben Curtis 13 11.80 70.82 6 10.12 13.25
71 57 Cameron Percy 28 11.77 341.33 29 5.56 14.28
T72 59 Roberto Castro 15 11.75 105.72 9 8.51 14.51
T72 T67 Troy Merritt 31 11.75 340.88 29 8.30 15.59
74 60 Jonathan Byrd 19 11.74 164.39 14 10.07 13.88
T75 73 Brice Garnett 31 11.73 351.91 30 8.23 14.11
T75 61 Ryan Palmer 19 11.73 175.97 15 10.01 14.04
T77 T62 Matt Kuchar 24 11.72 351.68 30 7.84 14.57
T77 88 Seung-Yul Noh 23 11.72 222.63 19 10.16 15.09
T77 81 Carlos Ortiz 33 11.72 386.71 33 8.59 16.47
T80 89 Aaron Baddeley 28 11.70 210.60 18 8.21 17.38
T80 65 Heath Slocum 27 11.70 234.02 20 8.94 15.45
T82 T67 Ben Crane 12 11.67 140.07 12 8.78 13.58
T82 T67 J.J. Henry 32 11.67 350.16 30 9.14 15.36
T82 T67 Billy Horschel 28 11.67 256.82 22 9.19 14.53
85 82 Brian Stuard 35 11.63 383.73 33 8.60 15.51
86 83 Geoff Ogilvy 14 11.62 209.08 18 9.29 14.71
87 91 Jason Gore 26 11.59 231.75 20 9.34 15.39
T88 T84 Chad Campbell 31 11.58 370.46 32 8.35 14.62
T88 74 David Lingmerth 30 11.58 277.86 24 8.16 13.70
T90 90 Ryo Ishikawa 21 11.54 276.96 24 4.78 15.45
T90 77 Whee Kim 24 11.54 253.81 22 8.13 14.70
92 T79 Stuart Appleby 23 11.52 311.12 27 6.65 15.56
93 T92 Brendan Steele 32 11.47 447.50 39 7.71 16.28
94 86 Kevin Kisner 26 11.46 343.76 30 8.16 18.94
95 T84 Kyle Stanley 17 11.43 182.93 16 10.12 13.23
96 T96 Kyle Reifers 35 11.41 308.06 27 7.90 14.58
T97 87 Chris Kirk 27 11.40 250.88 22 5.08 14.82
T97 T94 Jim Renner 27 11.40 239.33 21 8.27 14.95
99 T108 Robert Allenby 24 11.35 295.10 26 6.55 14.98
100 T108 Adam Hadwin 33 11.33 407.76 36 7.45 14.29
101 133 Jimmy Walker 32 11.30 338.99 30 5.19 16.52
102 T111 Russell Henley 24 11.28 270.75 24 8.31 14.49
103 98 John Peterson 33 11.27 394.28 35 7.42 14.86
T104 T106 Blayne Barber 33 11.25 337.46 30 7.56 13.95
T104 T99 Zac Blair 33 11.25 359.98 32 6.99 14.30
106 T92 Jarrod Lyle 13 11.23 190.92 17 7.43 17.20
107 T94 Cameron Smith 13 11.22 56.10 5 7.81 14.45
108 T96 Roger Sloan 22 11.21 179.41 16 9.30 13.49
109 T106 Harris English 32 11.20 403.28 36 8.00 15.23
110 114 Kevin Chappell 22 11.17 167.51 15 9.23 14.27
111 T103 Colt Knost 34 11.16 368.14 33 6.74 13.69
T112 T99 Jason Dufner 13 11.15 66.89 6 6.71 16.60
T112 T99 Tyrone Van Aswegen 20 11.15 178.42 16 5.37 13.60
114 T119 Rory Sabbatini 31 11.14 189.46 17 8.33 15.60
115 T103 Rickie Fowler 12 11.13 111.26 10 9.83 12.21
T116 113 Luke Guthrie 30 11.12 300.14 27 8.40 13.62
T116 105 Steve Wheatcroft 31 11.12 355.71 32 8.64 14.24
118 T108 Bill Lunde 21 11.09 232.98 21 7.59 14.36
119 T111 Martin Laird 25 11.08 254.95 23 5.24 13.81
120 138 Angel Cabrera 20 11.04 242.87 22 4.90 14.50
T121 T115 Steven Bowditch 28 11.03 253.77 23 8.25 15.82
T121 122 Billy Hurley III 26 11.03 209.59 19 8.41 13.45
T123 T126 Fabian Gomez 27 11.00 231.06 21 8.63 14.47
T123 T115 Jerry Kelly 23 11.00 230.99 21 7.31 14.97
T125 T130 Erik Compton 26 10.99 285.72 26 7.48 13.93
T125 T119 Kevin Streelman 35 10.99 351.82 32 7.25 14.26
127 136 Tony Finau 36 10.98 362.25 33 7.16 14.22
128 118 Daniel Berger 35 10.96 372.59 34 8.28 13.20
129 T119 Scott Brown 29 10.94 295.38 27 4.38 14.72
130 124 Andres Gonzales 32 10.91 338.26 31 7.39 14.83
131 T140 Justin Leonard 25 10.90 305.22 28 9.15 15.07
132 123 Woody Austin 15 10.88 184.97 17 8.86 12.83
T133 125 John Daly 12 10.82 64.90 6 10.25 11.65
T133 T126 Jim Herman 31 10.82 313.73 29 7.84 14.02
135 160 Bubba Watson 16 10.81 162.11 15 6.68 14.40
136 128 Russell Knox 31 10.78 377.44 35 7.91 13.81
137 129 Stewart Cink 25 10.76 204.47 19 7.45 13.21
138 T130 Mike Weir 19 10.75 139.75 13 7.80 15.39
139 132 Ian Poulter 11 10.74 64.43 6 8.59 13.26
140 134 Robert Garrigus 21 10.70 181.94 17 6.97 14.27
141 135 Will Wilcox 14 10.66 85.28 8 8.81 12.13
142 T149 Scott Verplank 14 10.65 170.33 16 6.75 14.15
143 T149 Ken Duke 29 10.54 295.07 28 6.50 16.22
144 137 Johnson Wagner 14 10.53 84.26 8 8.71 11.94
145 T161 Tom Hoge 33 10.52 305.11 29 5.26 15.03
T146 139 Jason Bohn 29 10.51 294.17 28 8.00 13.71
T146 152 Gonzalo Fdez-Castano 23 10.51 210.28 20 6.93 16.82
148 T143 Hudson Swafford 31 10.50 294.00 28 7.22 15.40
149 168 Paul Casey 17 10.48 125.77 12 7.80 13.06
150 153 Andrew Putnam 32 10.47 282.72 27 7.18 13.92
151 T140 Chad Collins 26 10.45 240.40 23 7.32 13.82
152 T154 Derek Fathauer 31 10.44 313.09 30 6.33 13.27
153 T156 Gary Woodland 20 10.43 166.82 16 7.00 14.37
154 171 Sang-Moon Bae 28 10.41 280.95 27 3.66 16.29
155 T154 Brandt Snedeker 31 10.39 332.51 32 6.21 14.01
156 T143 John Merrick 26 10.38 238.72 23 8.10 13.11
157 145 Richard Sterne 14 10.36 124.33 12 7.68 14.72
158 163 Daniel Summerhays 37 10.33 320.25 31 6.52 15.26
159 147 Shane Lowry 12 10.31 82.44 8 8.42 12.64
160 T169 Camilo Villegas 27 10.26 318.09 31 5.49 15.35
T161 148 Jonathan Randolph 29 10.25 287.08 28 8.37 13.59
T161 151 John Senden 25 10.25 225.59 22 6.92 13.45
163 165 Andrew Svoboda 30 10.19 325.99 32 6.03 14.75
164 T166 Jason Kokrak 37 10.18 346.03 34 6.62 13.28
T165 T156 Troy Kelly 9 10.10 131.27 13 8.32 13.49
T165 T156 Patrick Reed 24 10.10 181.80 18 6.58 12.69
T165 T156 Lee Westwood 12 10.10 80.79 8 8.02 12.85
168 T166 Derek Ernst 25 10.04 291.28 29 6.66 13.27
169 164 Mark Hubbard 33 9.97 289.08 29 7.43 13.32
170 185 Bryce Molder 25 9.96 268.90 27 4.10 15.12
171 999 Cameron Wilson 9 9.94 99.41 10 3.73 15.99
172 177 Michael Block 10 9.90 118.81 12 6.07 12.45
173 173 Ben Martin 32 9.88 365.41 37 5.84 12.56
174 T169 Greg Chalmers 18 9.86 78.89 8 7.88 11.71
T175 174 Brooks Koepka 16 9.78 264.15 27 3.66 13.63
T175 183 Carlos Sainz Jr 20 9.78 127.15 13 7.02 13.46
177 175 Ryan Armour 20 9.76 165.98 17 5.15 13.77
178 176 Andrew Loupe 14 9.75 107.26 11 7.92 13.18
179 182 William McGirt 35 9.74 360.27 37 4.85 13.43
T180 178 Martin Flores 31 9.70 358.73 37 3.18 18.31
T180 184 Nick Watney 29 9.70 291.07 30 4.02 12.33
T182 180 Lucas Glover 30 9.67 328.76 34 3.67 13.53
T182 181 Shawn Stefani 34 9.67 357.70 37 5.44 12.42
184 179 Boo Weekley 22 9.63 202.27 21 7.47 14.81
185 202 Marc Leishman 22 9.60 182.42 19 5.23 15.27
186 190 Kevin Na 27 9.54 171.72 18 6.13 12.84
187 201 Matt Jones 34 9.48 274.81 29 5.67 13.39
T188 200 Michael Putnam 34 9.47 236.76 25 5.19 12.50
T188 T192 Jhonattan Vegas 31 9.47 265.29 28 7.03 12.65
T190 197 Max Homa 31 9.38 262.58 28 6.59 13.03
T190 T192 Pat Perez 36 9.38 234.54 25 4.71 12.50
T192 T186 S.J. Park 27 9.36 224.61 24 6.55 12.02
T192 T186 Scott Pinckney 28 9.36 252.78 27 6.21 13.12
T194 T188 Scott McCarron 12 9.33 74.65 8 6.70 11.18
T194 T188 Greg Owen 20 9.33 186.54 20 4.71 13.25
196 191 Freddie Jacobson 15 9.31 111.70 12 6.92 11.81
197 195 Brendon de Jonge 32 9.26 314.78 34 2.51 11.61
T198 194 Byron Smith 23 9.18 211.25 23 4.75 14.34
T198 T198 Robert Streb 34 9.18 348.99 38 3.37 15.93
200 196 Jamie Donaldson 12 9.12 109.42 12 6.69 11.09
201 T198 Charlie Wi 11 9.09 45.43 5 8.49 9.96
202 204 Spencer Levin 33 9.05 298.54 33 2.19 13.88
203 203 John Rollins 21 9.00 117.04 13 5.26 12.03
204 205 Eric Axley 21 8.82 167.66 19 4.88 12.48
205 209 Charlie Beljan 28 8.78 202.04 23 5.18 12.40
206 206 George McNeill 23 8.66 225.04 26 -1.37 11.73
207 207 Charles Howell III 37 8.62 379.35 44 3.49 12.32
208 208 Scott Langley 26 8.56 162.59 19 2.23 15.03
209 210 Tom Gillis 17 8.15 130.33 16 2.58 12.60
210 211 Ricky Barnes 28 7.97 175.24 22 2.70 13.13
211 212 Trevor Immelman 17 7.05 105.77 15 2.38 9.78