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New 2017 Scotty Cameron Putters will be at Ball Golf for Custom Fitting
THE EVOLUTION OF PUTTER PERFORMANCE
From rounded mid-mallets to high-tech, high-MOI larger mallets, the 2017 Futura family embodies Scotty Cameron’s continued innovation in multi-material putter constructions. The result is a cohesive lineup of tour-proven shapes and configurations – Futura 5CB, 5MB, 5W and 5S; Futura 6M and 6M Dual Balance; and Futura 7M – with enhanced stability and forgiveness, improved alignment features, and responsive feel and feedback
This update to the popular Futura X5 adds multi-material face-sole technology and enhanced dual purpose alignment features that frame the ball and aligns the sweet spot with white flange lines placed parallel to each wing.
In response to Tour feedback, Scotty has created the straight-shafted Futura 5S, which is similar in shape to the Futura 7M but in the more compact “5” size. A dual-purpose alignment design frames the ball and aligns to the sweet spot.
Combining some of the best MOI-enhancing design cues of the Futura X and the Futura X7, the Futura 6M offers the ultimate in forgiveness and resistance to twisting on off-center strikes.
Futura 6M DB
The ultimate in high MOI, forgiveness and stability, the Futura 6M Dual Balance adds an extra 50 grams of weight in the head and at the butt end of the shaft to slow and stabilize the putting stroke.
Futura 6M DB
An updated take on the multi-material Futura X7M, the 7M features refined shaping of the back wings and stainless steel “bar back”, which moves weight back behind putter face for added forgiveness and dual-purpose alignment.
High School Golf Season
Boys and girls high school golfers-High School tryouts/practices are right around the corner. A few things to remember, that you may or may not know to help you get going:
Assume the WEATHER will be awful
High School golf in Oklahoma is tough. We play an outdoor sport so be prepared. And the MOST IMPORTANT item to have is a GOOD TOUGH MINDED ATTITUDE! Players that tee off saying, “I’m freezing”, “Coach is nuts”, “this is ridiculous”; these players have little or no chance. Better positive comments are “lots of the other players can’t handle this, I can”, “I’m going to be patient and tough today because I’m prepared”, “bogies won’t be that bad today,” and “I’ve done this before.”
In your bag have rain/wind pants, a stocking cap, winter gloves or cart mittens, an extra golf jacket, umbrella, hand warmers. Do this the NIGHT BEFORE.
Cramming doesn’t work
If you are not out there NOW…Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb…. don’t get your hopes too high. “Off season is when Champs are made” legendary John Wooden declared. This time of year in the cold weather 20-30-40 minutes putting and chipping will make a difference in March. And if your practice routines do NOT include punch shots for the windy conditions you will play in you are NOT preparing correctly.
Golf Courses are still dormant
Be prepared for bad lies and rough greens, at least until May. This means you will need to alter shot and club selections. The more low running chips you hit the safer you are. Stay away from those 60 degree wedges shots when possible, 7-8 iron runners may not look cool but are smart, safe and shot savers. Don’t let you ego get in the way. Putting from off the green on dormant fringes and approaches is SMART.
You KNOW it’s going to “howl”. Know the wind gauge formula-adjust more than 1 yard for every 1 mile an hour of wind. So if you are hitting into a 20 mph wind from a 150 yardage, and applying more than 1 yard for 1 mph wind that would mean you have to hit this shot 175 yards. The opposite is true also, down wind you’ll be taking yardage off. Going into the wind spin increases and that is what makes the ball “up shoot”. Take more club and easier swing cuts down on spin. Be smart.
Be your own best friend, not worst enemy
Talking ugly about yourself is NOT being tough minded, it’s being a baby and serves NO useful purpose. Resist this when others are doing it. I repeat, it does NO useful purpose. Confidence is the #1 most important mental weapon. Confidence is believing in yourself and your skills, and is fundamental to playing great golf. Comparing two golfers with similar skills, the one who has unconditional confidence and is mentally tougher will win nearly every time. Players, this is VERY IMPORTANT, you must practice this every day, just like putting, you cannot just decide to be poised and confident, start this today and practice every day. You decide today, to be your own best friend on the course at every practice, good or bad (and we all know there will be some bad).
Have a daily goal starting today to be the toughest player on the course today, and remember, being tough minded is being “your own best friend,” not calling yourself names. You have to practice this attitude and belief.
And remember, IT IS A GAME! Try and have fun
I would love to hear back from anyone who has further suggestions or thoughts as to early season golf. Call, text or email.
Stan Ball, PGA
Thank You to all our golfers for making it possible for GOLF DIGEST to honor
Ball Golf Center
for the 4th straight time as a Top 100 Clubfitter in America!
2011, 2013, 2015, 2017
What’s new at Ball Golf Center?
Callaway’s hotly anticipated Great Big Bertha Epic Driver and the Epic Sub-Zero have made its way to the USGA’s Conforming Club’s List.
Cobra King F7 Metals and irons AND SAME LENGTH irons, every iron is the same length, no step downs
Pings much anticipated i200 irons, these are latest model if the very popular i series. And the Ping Le for the Ladies is here. We have every shaft possible. Know the KBS shaft is a NON up charge with PING.
And we have it at Ball Golf
Is it Really Epic?
What we’ve been told is that the company observed higher average ball speeds from the drivers.
But you know what we say at Ball Golf, “let the product prove it.”
Call us for a Custom Fitting…and remember, “Custom Fit Clubs cost the SAME as off the rack.” And since prices are the same as off the rack, why wouldn’t players ALWAYS CHOOSE to be custom fit
2) Off grass
3) Seeing entire ball flight-NOT into a net
4) With award winning PGA Golf Professionals-NOT clerks in a store?????
“Ole Man Winter is taking a nap”
Let’s sneak some early work in……if the weather holds….
“The putting drills I learned at Boot Camp have virtually eliminated 3 putts, I love the Zac Drill.” DR
For more information or to sign up: call 405-842-2626 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
“Friends don’t let Friends get fit inside”
The 4 biggest myths on club fitting?
- Custom Fit clubs cost more: FALSE Custom fit clubs do NOT cost 1 penny more.
- I fit off the rack: FALSE Less than 2% of golfers fit off the rack.
- Custom Fit clubs take too long to get: FALSE Custom Fit clubs are delivered within 7 days, sometimes sooner.
- Fitting in doors is just as good: FALSE It is IMPOSSIBLE to be properly fit inside, you must SEE THE FLIGHT of the ball.
Jimmy Walker won the PGA with the NEW 917
Ball Golf Center
Wedges and Putters…custom fit outside off grass seeing ENTIRE ball flight and roll, at the same price as off the rack… why would anyone do it any other way?????
We also have more than 40 Titleist Vokey, every bounce, grind, loft, finish, length and shafts.
Ping and Mizuno, too! We have more than 20 Left handed fitting wedges. You think anyone else in Oklahoma can say that? 70 wedges, right and left handed, four of the best manufacturers and award winning custom fitters. PING, Scotty Cameron and Odessey putters for custom fitting.
If prices are the same for new custom fit clubs, which would be best for you?
The cost of the clubs is the same
It’s your shot…what are you going to do? Inside, off a mat, seeing none of the ball flight, with a clerk
Outside, off the grass, seeing ENTIRE ball flight, with award winning PGA Golf Professionals who have combined for more than 30,000 fittings
We Love Helping YOU!
Just wanted to let you know these irons are awesome. I’m hitting them about 1.5 clubs longer and I am able to hit the 3 and 4 irons very well. I am driving the ball straighter, but still need some improvement there. I shot my first round in the 70’s in 3 years. Shot 74 in a tournament last weekend. Not bad for a 13 handicap and on my way back to single digits.
Ball Golf, the last round of golf I played with my old, off the rack clubs I scored 105.
The last four rounds I’ve played with my new custom fitted clubs I’ve scored 96, 96, 91, and 90.
All four of those scores could have easily been three or four shots less. I’m getting 30 to 40 yards more on my drives.
Once I get more consistent with my irons and continue to improve my short game I think I can realistically hit in the mid 80’s.
I will recommend you to all my friends.
At the beginning of the summer I was hovering between 110-115, this week I shot a 93 and a 94. Never thought that would happen. ML 8-3-15
87 today babyy!!
With your help and my practice I’ve dropped 20 strokes and making some great shots!
You tha man! TF 8-26-15
I LOVE these new clubs!! Hitting longer and getting on green for a chance for birdie. SK
Ball Golf Center Fitting Philosophy:
We believe in hitting balls outside (where we play), off real grass hitting real balls, seeing the ENTIRE ball flight
We believe in letting the product prove itself, in other words, we think you should come in with an open mind, hit shots and let the product prove it.
We believe in education and training and experience.
We believe in technology, but we also believe in feel…feel is the one thing we do not fit, that is up to the player.
We believe that less than 2% of golfers fit off the rack
Ball Golf is a TOP 100 PING Fitter of the Year 3 TIMES
Welcome to Ball Golf Center! Home of TWO Top 50 Teachers and Award Winning Club Fitters- Steve and Stan Ball