GB&I Walker Cup staff introduced – Golf Information | Golf Journal


Seminole Golf Membership in Florida is internet hosting the the forty eighth Walker Cup

Ten gamers have been chosen for the Nice Britain & Eire staff to play the USA within the forty eighth Walker Cup match at Seminole Golf Membership in Florida from Might 8-9.  

GB&I is bidding to win again the well-known trophy after the USA secured a 15½-10½ victory at Royal Liverpool two years in the past, marking the primary away win within the match since 2007.

The GB&I staff contains Barclay Brown, Alex Fitzpatrick, Angus Flanagan, Ben Jones, Matty Lamb, Joe Lengthy, John Murphy, Mark Energy, Ben Schmidt and Sandy Scott. The travelling reserves are Jack Dyer and Jake Bolton.

GB&I captain Stuart Wilson stated: “The Walker Cup is the top of the beginner recreation for these gamers and we’re delighted that they are going to have the chance to compete in opposition to their counterparts from the USA at Seminole. It offers them the chance to show their distinctive expertise and can present a lifetime of reminiscences. After a tough 12 months with the Covid-19 pandemic, we’re all wanting ahead to the match this 12 months and I do know the staff shall be doing their highest to win again the Walker Cup.”
The GB&I staff
Barclay Brown (20, Hallamshire, England)
Alex Fitzpatrick (22, Hallamshire, England)
Angus Flanagan (21, St George’s Hill, England)
Ben Jones (21, Northamptonshire County, England)
Matty Lamb (23, Hexham, England)
Joe Lengthy (23, Lansdown, England)
John Murphy (22, Kinsale, Eire)
Mark Energy (20, Kilkenny, Eire)
Ben Schmidt (18, Rotherham, England)
Sandy Scott (22, Nairn, Scotland)Reserves
Jack Dyer (23, Boyce Hill, England)
Jake Bolton (22, Ogbourne Downs, England)

The USA staff, which is being captained by Nathaniel Crosby, contains Tyler Strafaci, Ricky Castillo, John Pak, Davis Thompson, Pierceson Coody, Quade Cummins, Austin Eckroat, Stewart Hagestad, Cole Hammer and William Mouw.

Hagestad, Hammer and Pak are the one gamers remaining from the staff that gained in 2019.

Attributable to Covid19 well being and security tips, attendance on the match shall be restricted.

For extra particulars, go to walkercup.org.

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