Troy Merritt: in the bag

American's first PGA Tour triumph gets Wilson Staff back in the winner's circle in Virginia

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Mon, 3 Aug 2015
Troy Merritt: in the bag

Troy Merritt got Wilson Staff back in the winner's circle after securing his first PGA Tour win at the Quicken Loans National.

The world number 180 finished on 18 under, three strokes ahead of Rickie Fowler, after a final round of four-under 67 at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club.

The 29-year-old hit 80.56% of greens in regulation in Virginia, compared to the field's average of 71.32%.

He averages 283.7 yards off the tee this season, hitting the fairway 63.42% of the time, and is in the top ten for strokes gained putting.  

What's in the bag?

Driver: TaylorMade R15 460, 9.5 degrees
3-wood: Callaway XR Pro, 14 degrees
Irons (2, 4-PW): Wilson FG Tour V4
Wedges: Wilson FG Tour (50, 54, 58 degrees)
Putter: Yes! C-Groove Mollie Tour
Ball: Titleist Pro V1