After starting the back nine with a bogey, Scott birdied the par-3 14th and also finished the 18th with a birdie after dropping a sand wedge, who started on the back nine, birdied the 13th through 16th holes to match Scott at the top.
What does SW stand for?
SW stands for Sand Wedge (golf)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Garcia, the 2004 Nelson champion, began on the back nine in round one and holed out with a sand wedge from 116 yards away.
Karyn urged Stuart to feel as though he was putting (even though he had sand wedge in his hand) to shorten the swing length and stop him from using his wrists too much.
s 52-degree Gap Wedge, 56-degree Sand Wedge and 60-degree Lob Wedge Equal 'Scoring Zone' Success GRAFTON, Mass.
Depending on how much you have left, you can use a sand wedge or pitching wedge.
I don't know where I would ever hit a sand wedge there," added the left-hander.
A standard pitching wedge normally has around 47 or 48 degrees of loft, and a standard sand wedge has around 56 degrees of loft.
Nowadays you will find that most modern sets are sold from three iron to pitching wedge and the sand wedge is sold as a separate option.