Brandt Snedeker used his Thursday 59 at the Wyndham Championship to pace his way to a three-shot victory over Webb Simpson and C.T. Pan in Greensboro. 11-under par on Day One and 10-under par combined on the final three got Snedker across the line at 21-under par for the week.
— Jonathan Wall (@jonathanrwall) August 19, 2018
The win was No. 9 for Sneds on the PGA Tour and his first since the Farmers Insurance Open in 2016.
What’s In The Bag
Driver: Bridgestone Prototype (9.5°, Graphite Design Tour AD IZ 6X shaft)
3-wood: TaylorMade M3 (15°, Fujikura Pro Tour Spec 73 shaft)
5-wood: TaylorMade M3 (19°, Fujikura Pro Tour Spec 83 shaft)
Irons: Bridgestone J15 Cavity Back (4-9; Aerotech SteelFiber i95 S shafts)
Wedges: Bridgestone J40 (48°; True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue S400 shaft)
Bridgestone J15 (51, 55°; True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue S400 shafts)
Titleist Vokey TVD Prototype (60-06K°; True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue S400 shaft)
Putter: Odyssey White Hot XG Rossie
Ball: Bridgestone Tour B X
Most Valuable Club: Bridgestone J15 Cavity Back Irons
En route to Snedeker’s historic 59 on Thursday, the Vanderbilt man known for his putting picked up more than 5.5 strokes on the field average approaching the green, which made up the vast majority of his nearly 8 strokes gained: approaching the green for the week.
[Club info via PGATour.com]