Friday, June 1, 2012

Henry-Griffitts Congratulates Anastasia Kostina, Winner of Golfstream Ladies Open

First Female Russian Golfer to Win a Ladies European Tour Event

(MAUMEE, OH) - Henry-Griffitts, Leader in Custom Fit Golf Clubs, congratulates Anastasia Kostina of Russia on her victory at the GolfStream Ladies Open at Kiev Golf Club May 24.

The 26-year-old Anastasia Kostina secured her win by four strokes, moving past the overnight leader at the 13th hole when she made four birdies in the last six holes of the final round, using all Henry-Griffitts Golf Clubs. Anastasia plays the PRAXIS PI Low Launch Driver, the Oversize Series 15 degree 3 wood, 3-PW OS-1 Series Irons, and Custom Grind Series Wedges.

Anastasia was quoted, "I have been playing HG clubs for 9 years and I love them. The clubs were fit to me and made for me by professional clubfitters. They are the only clubs that I can trust."

In result of her win in Kiev, Kostina has been invited to play in two Ladies European Tour events next month, the Deloitte Ladies Open in Holland and the Raiffeisenbank Prague Masters.

Kostina's victory made history, as she became the first female Russian golfer to win a Ladies European Access Tour event.

"We are very proud of Anastasia on her most recent win, this is a great win that she has worked very hard for. This is big for Russian Golf," says Randall Henry, President of Henry-Griffitts.

Kostina started golfing at the age of nine, and went on to play for the Washington State University women's golf team where she earned NGCA All-American and All-Pac-10 First Team honors.


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