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Y-T-D-statistics through: Valero Texas Open, Mar 29, 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 46 14.60 700.78 48 9.72 19.17
2 2 Mark Wilson 35 14.04 477.52 34 10.52 16.78
T3 4 David Hearn 43 13.94 655.09 47 9.92 16.84
T3 3 Nick Taylor 45 13.94 696.93 50 10.31 18.33
5 5 Danny Lee 50 13.81 717.97 52 9.99 17.08
6 6 David Toms 24 13.55 393.01 29 11.00 16.53
7 8 Nicholas Thompson 50 13.44 645.05 48 9.85 18.26
8 7 Zach Johnson 31 13.41 576.66 43 9.12 15.64
9 T9 Brian Davis 45 13.38 642.37 48 9.60 18.73
10 T9 Ernie Els 17 13.37 187.14 14 11.10 15.80
11 11 Padraig Harrington 32 13.32 453.04 34 9.03 18.04
12 12 James Hahn 40 13.27 517.51 39 10.32 18.75
13 T16 Chesson Hadley 47 13.16 579.05 44 9.33 16.27
T14 15 Jon Curran 43 13.07 522.72 40 9.50 15.56
T14 18 Will MacKenzie 26 13.07 169.94 13 9.38 17.28
16 14 Scott Piercy 40 13.04 508.70 39 8.02 18.71
17 T16 Patrick Rodgers 16 12.95 194.27 15 10.19 16.36
18 20 Graham DeLaet 28 12.90 348.26 27 9.31 16.72
19 19 Kenny Perry 15 12.88 180.28 14 10.11 15.74
T20 22 Tim Clark 24 12.79 281.43 22 8.43 15.61
T20 21 Brian Harman 34 12.79 498.95 39 9.07 18.31
T22 T23 Morgan Hoffmann 31 12.67 468.65 37 9.80 16.81
T22 T23 Sam Saunders 35 12.67 418.23 33 9.56 15.89
T24 28 John Huh 52 12.65 759.05 60 9.72 16.05
T24 26 Zack Sucher 19 12.65 202.34 16 8.85 16.18
26 27 Sean O'Hair 42 12.62 542.56 43 3.11 16.69
27 T23 Matt Every 37 12.58 490.43 39 9.05 16.01
T28 29 Andres Romero 28 12.55 338.77 27 8.54 16.59
T28 T33 Bo Van Pelt 34 12.55 426.67 34 9.91 15.53
30 31 Chris Stroud 34 12.51 312.67 25 8.33 15.88
31 30 Alex Cejka 40 12.50 437.65 35 6.29 15.05
32 32 Oscar Fraustro 26 12.48 187.16 15 10.69 14.46
T33 T35 Alex Prugh 40 12.44 559.99 45 8.45 15.38
T33 44 Jordan Spieth 30 12.44 360.70 29 9.48 15.01
T35 47 Jeff Overton 46 12.41 496.37 40 9.70 16.09
T35 37 Vaughn Taylor 16 12.41 124.07 10 10.53 15.27
37 T33 Dustin Johnson 20 12.40 248.02 20 8.90 15.62
38 T38 Vijay Singh 26 12.36 407.75 33 9.84 17.25
39 40 Jonas Blixt 28 12.34 259.10 21 8.35 16.21
40 41 Keegan Bradley 30 12.33 468.68 38 9.21 15.43
41 T48 Retief Goosen 42 12.32 566.75 46 4.58 18.80
42 T35 Davis Love III 29 12.31 307.69 25 9.52 15.17
43 42 K.J. Choi 28 12.29 307.35 25 9.33 16.45
44 43 Steven Alker 27 12.28 331.64 27 7.86 15.91
45 T48 Michael Thompson 35 12.27 515.53 42 8.53 15.91
46 45 Jason Day 24 12.24 355.01 29 10.19 14.48
T47 T50 Justin Hicks 31 12.19 353.61 29 6.54 16.05
T47 46 Chez Reavie 24 12.19 341.33 28 9.87 14.58
49 T50 Scott Stallings 40 12.17 462.54 38 9.57 15.79
50 53 Charley Hoffman 40 12.15 510.31 42 8.26 15.58
51 52 Tim Wilkinson 35 12.14 364.27 30 9.47 14.49
52 54 J.B. Holmes 36 12.07 422.59 35 7.28 17.87
53 61 Ryan Palmer 31 12.05 409.60 34 9.14 15.46
T54 55 Carl Pettersson 47 12.04 650.18 54 8.82 16.02
T54 T57 Cameron Tringale 42 12.04 626.08 52 8.45 15.31
56 56 Hunter Mahan 32 12.01 384.44 32 9.87 16.32
57 T57 Jonathan Byrd 25 11.97 191.49 16 10.07 14.22
T58 59 Luke Donald 27 11.96 311.04 26 10.68 14.55
T58 64 Matt Kuchar 36 11.96 538.23 45 7.84 14.71
60 60 Francesco Molinari 25 11.94 394.10 33 8.83 16.34
61 62 Bill Haas 26 11.90 333.25 28 9.45 14.62
62 65 Ryan Moore 32 11.82 354.47 30 9.25 15.01
63 66 Brice Garnett 43 11.78 459.30 39 8.23 15.30
T64 71 Chris Kirk 39 11.75 458.31 39 5.08 14.91
T64 69 Hideki Matsuyama 41 11.75 552.47 47 8.86 14.49
T66 T72 Heath Slocum 29 11.70 234.02 20 8.94 15.45
T66 T67 Brendon Todd 39 11.70 409.56 35 8.37 14.03
T68 76 J.J. Henry 42 11.64 419.06 36 9.14 15.36
T68 75 Carlos Ortiz 47 11.64 605.15 52 8.59 16.47
T68 T67 Cameron Percy 34 11.64 384.27 33 5.56 14.28
71 74 Geoff Ogilvy 20 11.63 337.28 29 7.92 14.71
72 78 Troy Merritt 39 11.62 430.03 37 8.30 15.59
73 T72 Aaron Baddeley 32 11.60 231.95 20 8.21 17.38
74 77 Jason Gore 30 11.59 231.75 20 9.34 15.39
75 85 David Lingmerth 42 11.57 486.07 42 6.92 14.91
T76 80 Whee Kim 28 11.54 253.81 22 8.13 14.70
T76 70 Seung-Yul Noh 31 11.54 334.75 29 8.77 15.12
78 81 Ben Crane 20 11.53 265.26 23 8.78 14.02
T79 T86 Robert Allenby 32 11.52 414.61 36 6.55 14.98
T79 82 Stuart Appleby 23 11.52 311.12 27 6.65 15.56
T81 83 John Daly 18 11.51 92.06 8 10.25 14.98
T81 101 Phil Mickelson 20 11.51 276.27 24 5.71 15.90
83 84 Jim Renner 33 11.50 287.55 25 8.27 14.95
84 T86 Kyle Stanley 17 11.43 182.93 16 10.12 13.23
85 79 Ben Curtis 19 11.42 137.08 12 8.14 15.30
T86 94 Chad Campbell 45 11.40 569.89 50 6.00 14.62
T86 88 Brendan Steele 44 11.40 661.13 58 7.71 16.28
T88 T90 Webb Simpson 26 11.39 375.83 33 8.32 13.75
T88 T90 Brian Stuard 45 11.39 535.22 47 6.93 15.62
90 93 Steve Wheatcroft 43 11.36 568.16 50 6.96 17.40
91 89 Jerry Kelly 33 11.32 294.37 26 7.31 18.22
92 T90 Kevin Chappell 30 11.29 248.27 22 8.65 14.82
93 100 Zac Blair 48 11.24 561.78 50 6.99 14.30
94 T98 Roger Sloan 24 11.21 179.41 16 9.30 13.49
95 T95 Kyle Reifers 45 11.17 446.86 40 7.90 14.58
96 T95 Jimmy Walker 40 11.16 480.08 43 5.19 16.52
T97 104 Blayne Barber 45 11.15 501.56 45 7.38 19.38
T97 102 Tyrone Van Aswegen 24 11.15 178.42 16 5.37 13.60
T99 T98 Billy Horschel 42 11.13 489.71 44 8.40 14.53
T99 105 Kevin Kisner 42 11.13 590.01 53 7.82 18.94
101 106 Bill Lunde 25 11.09 232.98 21 7.59 14.36
102 97 Jarrod Lyle 17 11.07 199.35 18 7.43 17.20
103 T107 Woody Austin 19 11.06 254.42 23 8.86 12.83
104 109 Roberto Castro 23 11.05 165.79 15 5.96 14.51
T105 110 Adam Hadwin 47 11.03 518.34 47 5.44 14.29
T105 T107 John Peterson 49 11.03 617.50 56 6.31 14.86
T107 111 Colt Knost 40 11.02 473.93 43 6.71 13.69
T107 T122 Shane Lowry 22 11.02 264.58 24 8.42 14.39
T109 103 D.A. Points 36 10.99 362.74 33 6.21 15.70
T109 112 Kevin Streelman 43 10.99 461.73 42 7.25 14.35
T111 119 Jim Furyk 20 10.96 219.29 20 7.59 13.39
T111 113 Russell Henley 36 10.96 504.19 46 6.97 14.49
T113 121 Scott Brown 41 10.94 404.67 37 4.38 14.72
T113 114 Robert Garrigus 33 10.94 317.29 29 6.65 17.59
115 T117 Justin Leonard 29 10.90 348.82 32 9.15 15.07
116 T115 Luke Guthrie 40 10.89 424.56 39 8.40 13.62
117 T115 Harris English 46 10.88 609.02 56 8.00 15.23
118 125 Tony Finau 46 10.82 465.21 43 7.16 14.22
119 T122 Daniel Berger 47 10.81 551.49 51 8.09 13.49
T120 124 Erik Compton 34 10.80 421.14 39 6.76 13.93
T120 T117 Martin Laird 37 10.80 399.74 37 5.24 13.81
T122 120 Fabian Gomez 39 10.75 354.63 33 8.63 14.47
T122 126 Mike Weir 19 10.75 139.75 13 7.80 15.39
124 T127 Steven Bowditch 36 10.71 374.73 35 7.00 15.82
125 T127 Brandt Snedeker 43 10.69 555.88 52 6.21 14.54
T126 T129 Angel Cabrera 24 10.68 320.52 30 4.42 14.50
T126 T129 Rickie Fowler 24 10.68 341.68 32 6.72 12.77
128 142 Gary Woodland 34 10.65 404.83 38 7.00 14.37
129 133 Ryo Ishikawa 35 10.64 436.12 41 3.52 15.45
130 134 Andres Gonzales 44 10.63 510.12 48 6.52 14.83
T131 131 Billy Hurley III 38 10.62 371.64 35 8.41 13.45
T131 135 Rory Sabbatini 39 10.62 307.98 29 3.71 15.60
T133 136 Jason Bohn 39 10.61 456.38 43 8.00 13.71
T133 138 Russell Knox 45 10.61 572.68 54 7.45 14.22
135 137 Sangmoon Bae 40 10.60 466.50 44 3.66 16.29
136 141 Tom Hoge 37 10.57 317.06 30 5.26 15.03
137 139 Andrew Putnam 38 10.52 357.76 34 7.18 13.92
138 143 Jim Herman 39 10.44 407.15 39 7.12 14.02
139 144 Chad Collins 36 10.41 322.59 31 7.32 13.82
140 145 John Merrick 36 10.39 301.41 29 8.10 13.11
141 146 Hudson Swafford 43 10.35 444.91 43 7.22 15.40
142 148 Charl Schwartzel 18 10.34 155.06 15 6.40 12.61
143 T149 Derek Fathauer 43 10.29 421.88 41 6.33 13.27
144 T149 Jason Dufner 27 10.23 245.62 24 6.71 16.60
T145 T151 Paul Casey 27 10.22 265.75 26 7.59 13.06
T145 T151 Jonathan Randolph 35 10.22 306.53 30 8.37 13.59
T145 T151 Will Wilcox 22 10.22 122.65 12 8.51 12.13
148 140 Johnson Wagner 20 10.19 91.73 9 7.47 11.94
149 T159 Bryce Molder 33 10.15 335.02 33 4.10 15.12
T150 T157 Andrew Svoboda 40 10.14 405.74 40 6.03 14.75
T150 156 Bubba Watson 20 10.14 202.74 20 3.50 14.40
T152 T162 Jason Kokrak 51 10.12 526.31 52 6.02 13.28
T152 T157 Marc Leishman 30 10.12 303.58 30 5.23 15.27
T154 T151 Gonzalo Fdez-Castano 35 10.10 323.32 32 5.73 16.82
T154 T159 Lee Westwood 24 10.10 262.65 26 7.77 14.82
156 161 Ian Poulter 27 10.09 292.74 29 5.77 13.26
157 T162 Greg Chalmers 26 10.08 191.45 19 7.00 13.01
158 166 Mark Hubbard 39 10.03 311.06 31 7.43 13.32
159 165 Shawn Stefani 48 9.98 529.20 53 5.44 13.05
160 164 Daniel Summerhays 53 9.97 488.63 49 4.61 15.26
161 168 Derek Ernst 37 9.92 386.99 39 6.66 13.27
162 169 Richard Sterne 16 9.91 158.62 16 5.17 14.72
163 171 Pat Perez 42 9.88 345.77 35 4.71 13.66
T164 170 Stewart Cink 35 9.87 345.51 35 5.18 13.21
T164 177 Freddie Jacobson 29 9.87 276.34 28 5.91 15.14
T164 167 Camilo Villegas 37 9.87 453.90 46 4.35 15.35
167 172 Patrick Reed 36 9.81 313.78 32 6.58 12.69
168 175 Andrew Loupe 18 9.79 117.50 12 7.92 13.18
169 173 Carlos Sainz Jr 22 9.78 127.15 13 7.02 13.46
170 174 Ryan Armour 26 9.77 205.09 21 5.15 13.77
171 176 John Senden 35 9.69 358.45 37 6.11 13.45
T172 999 Cameron Beckman 15 9.66 67.65 7 7.12 11.31
T172 186 Max Homa 41 9.66 347.72 36 6.59 13.03
174 T178 Ken Duke 41 9.61 422.67 44 3.61 16.22
T175 T178 Brooks Koepka 27 9.59 431.36 45 3.66 13.63
T175 T183 William McGirt 49 9.59 527.38 55 4.85 13.43
177 T183 Scott Pinckney 42 9.57 373.05 39 6.21 13.19
T178 T181 Martin Flores 43 9.56 449.45 47 2.09 18.31
T178 T181 Lucas Glover 40 9.56 449.18 47 3.67 13.53
T180 185 Sergio Garcia 20 9.51 190.20 20 3.24 14.13
T180 187 Michael Putnam 42 9.51 313.78 33 5.19 12.50
182 190 Matt Jones 42 9.45 377.97 40 5.67 13.39
T183 189 Nick Watney 39 9.43 386.55 41 4.02 12.33
T183 T178 Boo Weekley 34 9.43 282.88 30 5.87 14.81
185 191 Ben Martin 40 9.40 479.23 51 4.52 12.56
186 999 Brandon Hagy 15 9.39 75.13 8 6.67 11.74
187 188 Jhonattan Vegas 39 9.38 328.21 35 7.03 12.65
188 T192 Greg Owen 24 9.33 186.54 20 4.71 13.25
189 194 Jamie Donaldson 22 9.30 251.23 27 6.60 11.45
190 199 Scott Langley 42 9.28 315.42 34 2.23 15.03
191 196 S.J. Park 43 9.27 389.45 42 6.55 12.02
192 195 Rod Pampling 15 9.25 101.78 11 7.07 12.87
193 T197 Brendon de Jonge 46 9.21 432.76 47 2.51 11.61
194 T197 Byron Smith 27 9.18 211.25 23 4.75 14.34
195 200 Robert Streb 44 9.10 491.47 54 3.37 15.93
T196 202 Kevin Na 43 9.08 345.08 38 6.13 12.84
T196 201 Henrik Stenson 16 9.08 118.10 13 5.98 12.00
198 203 John Rollins 23 9.00 117.04 13 5.26 12.03
199 206 Eric Axley 27 8.97 188.30 21 4.88 12.48
200 204 Charlie Beljan 34 8.95 295.23 33 5.18 12.40
201 205 Spencer Levin 47 8.83 441.36 50 2.19 13.88
202 207 George McNeill 37 8.51 374.55 44 -1.37 11.73
203 208 Charles Howell III 51 8.42 530.69 63 3.49 12.32
204 209 Tom Gillis 17 8.15 130.33 16 2.58 12.60
205 210 Trevor Immelman 23 7.38 155.02 21 2.38 9.78
206 211 Ricky Barnes 40 7.19 244.57 34 2.13 13.13