Jan
11
2011
Nike Likes Stanford, Signs PGA Tour Rookie Bramlett
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

Joseph Bramlett finished T16 at PGA Tour Q-School last December to earn his card

Joseph Bramlett has signed a multi-year endorsement contract with Nike Golf that includes clubs, ball, footwear, glove, bag, apparel, headwear and accessories. In other words, the 22-year-old Stanford grad will be decked out in Nike from head-to-toe and from driver to putter. Bramlett will make his PGA Tour debut at this week’s Sony Open in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Via the Nike Golf blog:

“I am very excited to begin my professional golf career as a Nike athlete,” said Bramlett.  “Nike equipment has been in my bag throughout my amateur and collegiate career and I believe strongly in its technology and performance.”

On earning his PGA Tour card Bramlett stated, “This has been my dream since I was a little kid. Although I always had faith that this would happen, I am deeply humbled by the opportunity and challenges ahead.”

“Joseph is a fine example of determination and will,” said Mark Thaxton, Global Sports Marketing Director of Operations for Nike Golf.  “We look forward to having Joseph on the PGA Tour this year representing Nike Golf.”

What’s in Joseph’s bag?

Driver:  Nike Victory Red Tour 10.5 degrees

Fairway Wood:  Nike SQ II 3-wood/15 degree

Hybrid: Nike SQ SUMO #2 hybrid/18 degree

Irons:  Nike VR Split Cavity (3 – PW)

Wedges:  Nike VR Forged 54 degree

Ball:  Nike ONE Tour D

Apparel:  Nike Golf Tour Collection

Footwear:  Nike Golf

(AP Photo/Reinhold Matay)