John Merrick is flying high after his first career PGA victory while world No. 1 Rory McIlroy is just sitting on the runway as the 2013 PGA season is getting geared up with the year's first major just over a month away.
Following the Northern Trust Open, most of the world's best golfers are preparing for the bracket-style Accenture Match Play Championship which begins on Wednesday.
In other words, this is the time of year where most golfers will really be hoping to round into top form.
We'll take a look at three who are on the path to doing just that, and three who are going in the wrong direction.