News & ToursApril 20, 2011

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.

__TEAM USA

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

__TEAM EUROPE

__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.