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US, European Palmer Cup teams named

The Golf Coaches Association of America just release the rosters for this year's Palmer Cup, to be played at The Stanwich Club in Greenwich, Conn., June 9-11.

Blayne Barber
, Auburn
Patrick Cantlay, UCLA
Alex Carpenter, Abilene Christian
Russell Henley, Georgia
Daniel Miernicki, Oregon
Bank Vongvanij, Florida
Chris Williams, Washington
Andrew Yun, Stanford
Coach: Tim Poe, Central Missouri
Asst: Michael Burcin, South Carolina

Sebastian Cappelen, Arkansas (Denmark)
Ignacio Elvira, Texas A&M (Spain)
Nils Floren, Texas Tech (Sweden)
Jeff Karlsson, Kennesaw State (Sweden)
Robert Karlsson, Liberty (Sweden)
Nick MacAndrew, Aberdeen (Scotland)
Henrik Norlander, Augusta State (Sweden)
Pontus Widegren, UCLA (Sweden)
Coach: Rickard Lindberg, Sweden
Asst: David Inglis, Northwestern

Henley, with a 3-1 record, and Miernicki (2-2) played for the U.S. team that won a year ago at Royal Portrush. Widegren (3-1) and Norlander (2-2) played for the European side last summer, and Norlander also played in the event in 2009 with a 2-2 record at Cherry Hills.