(release courtesy of Golf Coaches Association of America)
OWINGS MILLS, Md.. Coastal Carolina senior Dustin Johnson will play in the final group in the four-ball parings in the first round of the Palmer Cup presented by Monster. The opening session of matches will tee of June 7 at 7:30 a.m. at Caves Valley Golf Club.
Johnson will be paired with Georgia's Chris Kirk versus the European pair of Swedes in Jonas Blixt (Florida State) and Oscar Floren (Texas Tech). Luke List and Jamie Lovemark will represent the United States in the opening match versus Rhys Davies and Gareth Shaw. Spaniards Jorge Campillo and Pedro Oriol will face off against Brian Harman and Billy Horschel. The third match will feature Americans Jonathan Moore and Webb Simpson versus Mark Haastrup and Gordon Yates.
The United States leads the all-time Palmer Cup series, 5-4-1.
2007 Palmer Cup presented by Monster at Caves Valley Golf Golf Club
Day One Pairings
Caves Valley Golf Club
Owings Mills, Md.
Four-Ball Matches Pairings
Luke List/Jamie Lovemark, USA vs. Rhys Davies/Gareth Shaw, Europe
Brian Harman/Billy Horschel, USA vs. Jorge Campillo/Pedro Oriol, Europe
Jonathan Moore/Webb Simpson, USA vs. Mark Haastrup/Gordon Yates, Europe
Dustin Johnson/Chris Kirk, USA vs. Jonas Blixt/Oscar Floren, Europe