About the Author

Iver Maple

Iver Maple

Divisional Brand Marketing Manager - Mizuno Golf
Residence | Norcross, GA

With over 14 years of Marketing, Communications, and Public Relations Experience, Iver Maple has been "bleeding Mizuno blue" for over seven years.  A graduate of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, and now residing in Atlanta, home to Mizuno USA's headquarters, he has now officially acclimated to "Southern Life" from his original roots in Long Island, New York.  Outside of his passion for golf, he enjoys tennis, rooting for his beloved Commodores, and hiking with his dog 'Cutler.'

Recent articles

Stacy Lewis Does It Again!

by Iver Maple on September 24, 2012

Stacy Lewis carded carded a final-round 69 to edge defending champion Lexi Thompson by two shots and complete the “Alabama Slam” with victories this season at the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic and now this victory at the Navistar LPGA Classic in Prattville, Alabama. The win is significant for Lewis, who plays Mizuno JPX-800 Pro Irons and a JPX-800 driver, because it is her third victory of the year and she now has a 56 point lead in the Rolex Player of...

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Mizuno Ambassador Jiyai Shin Wins her Second British Open Title

by Iver Maple on September 19, 2012

Mizuno’s smooth swinging Jiyai Shin cruised to her second Women's British Open title in five years at Hoylake.  Shin completed a great return to form using her JPX-800 Forged irons, MP driver and fairway woods and the MP-T11 wedges.Playing 36 holes on the last day, Shin made light of the testing conditions as the only player to break par – by a full nine shots.  The win was Mizuno’s 2nd wome...

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Mizuno Players Reach #1 and #2 in World Rankings

by Iver Maple on June 11, 2012

 Luke Donald and Stacy Lewis at the top of their gamesStacy Lewis is on a remarkable run in ladies golf which has elevated her to #2 in the Rolex World Rankings.  A runners up finish in the LPGA Championship means Lewis has finished 1st, 1st, 2nd in her last four events. With Luke Donald already at #1 in the men’s game, Mizuno players are now flying higher than ever before.  Donald...

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Stacy Lewis Dominates The Field at The ShopRite Classic

by Iver Maple on June 4, 2012

  Stacy Lewis recorded her second season victory at the ShopRite LPGA Classic this weekend after carding rounds of 65-65-71. She took a commanding lead early in the week, entering the final round with a six-stroke lead over No. 32 Anna Nordqvist, seven-stroke lead over No. 20 Azahara Munoz and eight-strokes ahead of No. 1 Yani Tseng. She finished four strokes ahead of No. 65 Katherine Hull.With this win, Lewis is predicted to move to...

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Relentless Donald Wins Again at Wentworth, Regains World #1

by Iver Maple on May 29, 2012

There was a certainty about Luke Donald’s win at Wentworth’s West course to reclaim his BMW PGA Championship and world #1 ranking.Into the back nine and Donald’s relentless iron play, razor sharp wedges and laser like putting had extinguished any remaining doubts. The galleries knew they were watching an exhibition by a player in complete control of his game.The normal tensio...

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