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Phil Mickelson at the Northern Trust Open and Loren Roberts at the Ace Group Classic

February 23, 2009

Phil Mickelson and Loren Roberts each used a split set of irons in winning last week. At Riviera CC, Mickelson captured the Northern Trust Open with Callaway's X-Forged irons in his 3- and 4-irons and the company's prototype muscleback blade in the rest of his set. Roberts, meanwhile, won the Ace Group Classic with TaylorMade's rac LT model in his long irons (3-5) and 320 irons for the rest of the set.

Phil Mickelson
Phil Mickelson
Ball: Callaway Tour ix
Driver: Callaway FT-9 TH Tour, 7.5 degrees (Matrix Ozik TP-7 Prototype shaft)
3-wood: Callaway Big Bertha Diablo (15 degrees)
Irons (3-4): Callaway X-Forged; (5-PW): Callaway prototype
Wedges: Callaway X-Forged (56, 60 degrees); Callaway X-Tour Forged (64 degrees)
Putter: Odyssey White Hot XG Blade PM

Loren Roberts
Loren Roberts
Ball: Titleist Pro V1
Driver: TaylorMade R510, 8.5 degrees
3-wood: TaylorMade Tour Burner, 14.5 degrees
Hybrid club: TaylorMade Rescue TP, 19 degrees
Irons (3-5): TaylorMade rac LT; (6-PW): TaylorMade 320
Wedges: TaylorMade rac Fe203 (56 degrees); TaylorMade rac (60 degrees)
Putter: TaylorMade Rossa Sebring IR

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