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Question on Hybrids and Woods:

Should I ever take a divot while hitting a wood out of the fairway?

I have seen many good players take pretty sizable divots with fairway woods. I recommend trying to take at least a little one. You want to be in the practice of hitting down with all your clubs except the driver and putter and a little divot is good feedback that you are. With that being said, you can still hit solid fairway woods by sweeping them.

Players that take good sized divots with irons are more likely to take a divot with a fairway wood. Obviously if you tend to pick your irons you will most likely sweep the woods. Don't sweat it if you aren't taking divots, but practice taking divots and see if you improve your ball flight.

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