Palmer Cup: 1st Round Matches underway
First-round play has been
suspended due to wet weather. No match
made it through more than the 2nd hole. In
addition to postponing the matches to
Saturday morning, the event format will also
be amended with a round of singles following
WILMINGTON, Del. – First round four-ball
pairings for the 2013 Palmer Cup at
Country Club were announced at
Thursday's opening ceremony. The first match
of the Ryder Cup-style competition between
collegiate golfers will tee off at
7:30 a.m. (Click the link at the bottom of this
page for live scoring)
The opening match will feature Sean Dale and
Bobby Wyatt from the United States against
Europe’s Sebastian Cappelen and
Pontus Widegren. Game two will pit America’s
Patrick Rodgers and Justin Thomas versus
Eason and Ben Taylor. Alex
Carpenter and Cory Whitsett will battle Julien
Brun and Joel Stalter of Europe. Daniel Berger
and James Erkenbeck will face
Scott Fernandez and Pedro Figueiredo in the
fourth match. The final match will be
contested between Team USA’s Michael
Kim and Michael Weaver and Europe’s Gary
Hurley and Kevin Phelan.
Afternoon foursomes matches are scheduled
begin at 2:00 pm with pairings to be
The United States leads the all-time Palmer
Cup series 8-7-1.
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ABOUT THE Palmer Cup
The annual Ryder Cup-style competition features
top collegiate players from the United States
against their counterparts from Europe.
Each team will now be comprised of 10 players.
The event will continue to feature 24 matches
with every player required to compete twice.
Players must participate in either the four-ball or
foursomes matches and in one of the two rounds
of singles matches.
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