Solheim Cup
Solheim Cup
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Preivew of this years tournament
News and report from the 1st round
Scores from the 1st round
News and report from the 2nd round
Scores from the 2nd round
News and report from the 3rd round
Scores from the 3rd round
Golf Today report of last years event
 
 
 Dates: Friday, September 20th through Sunday, September 22nd
 Site: Interlachen Country Club, Edina, Minnesota
 Course Architect: Willie Watson (1909), Donald Ross (1920),
                   Robert Trent Jones (redesign, 1960)
 Par: 73
 Yardage: 6,545
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 334 Yds   10 - Par 5 526 Yds
               2 - Par 5 463 Yds   11 - Par 4 353 Yds
               3 - Par 5 541 Yds   12 - Par 3 172 Yds
               4 - Par 3 182 Yds   13 - Par 5 498 Yds
               5 - Par 4 420 Yds   14 - Par 3 157 Yds
               6 - Par 4 390 Yds   15 - Par 4 334 Yds
               7 - Par 4 318 Yds   16 - Par 4 360 Yds
               8 - Par 3 195 Yds   17 - Par 4 393 Yds
               9 - Par 4 387 Yds   18 - Par 5 522 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,230 Yds         37 3,315 Yds
 
 Biennial: 7th
 Tournament Format: Friday/Saturday - 4 Foursome/alternate shot matches
                    Friday/Saturday - 4 Fourball/better ball matches
                    Sunday - 12 Individual Match Play Matches
 Defending Champion: Europe def. United States, 14 1/2-11 1/2
 Series Record: United States (4-2)
 Captains: United States - Patty Sheehan (Reno, Nevada)
           European - Dale Reid (Ladybank, Scotland)
 Vice Captain: United States - Jane Geddes
               European - Pam Wright
 Honorary Chairperson: Patty Berg
 
                            Past Solheim Cup Winners
                            ------------------------
 
 Year    Winning Team (Score)       Site
 ----    --------------------       ----
 2000 -- Europe (14 1/2 - 11 1/2) - Loch Lomond Golf Club, Luss, Scotland
 1998 -- U.S.A. (16-12)           - Muirfield Village GC, Dublin, Ohio
 1996 -- U.S.A. (17 -11)          - Marriott St. Pierre Hotel & CC, Wales
 1994 -- U.S.A. (13 - 7)          - Greenbrier, Sulpher Springs, West Virginia
 1992 -- Europe (11 1/2 - 6 1/2)  - Dalmahoy Hotel G&CC, Edinburgh, Scotland
 1990 -- U.S.A. (11 1/2 - 4 1/2)  - Lake Nona GC, Orlando, Florida
 
                      Participating Rosters and Residences
                      ------------------------------------
 
 United States Team                     European Team
 ------------------                     -------------
 
 Beth Daniel, Delary Beach, FL          Helen Alfredsson, Sweden
 Laura Diaz, Amelia Island, FL          Raquel Carriedo, Spain
 Pat Hurst, Phoenix, AZ                 Laura Davies, England
 Juli Inkster, Los Altos, CA            Sophie Gustafson, Sweden
 Rosie Jones, Atlanta, GA               Maria Hjorth, Sweden
 Cristie Kerr, Miami, FL                Karine Icher, France
 Emilee Klein, Orlando, FL              Carin Koch, Sweden
 Kelli Kuehne, Dallas, TX               Paula Marti, Spain
 Meg Mallon, Ocean Ridge, FL            Mhairi McKay, Scotland
 Michele Redman, Minneapolis, MN        Suzann Pettersen, Norway
 Kelly Robbins, Mt. Pleasant, MI        Annika Sorenstam, Sweden
 Wendy Ward, Scottsdale, AZ             Iben Tinning, Denmark
 
 Patty Sheehan - Captain                Dale Reid - Captain
 
                  Participating Players Records in Solheim Cup
                  --------------------------------------------
 
 United States Team (Record)
 ---------------------------
 Meg Mallon         8-5-5 (3-1-1 Singles, 5-4-4 Doubles)
 Kelly Robbins      8-6-2 (3-0-1 Singles, 5-6-1 Doubles)
 Rosie Jones        7-5-0 (2-2 Singles, 5-3 Doubles)
 Beth Daniel        7-6-3 (3-1-1 Singles, 4-5-2 Doubles)
 Pat Hurst          5-2-1 (0-1-1 Singles, 5-1 Doubles)
 Juli Inkster       5-4-2 (2-1 Singles, 3-3-1 Doubles)
 Michele Redman     0-2-0 (0-1 Singles, 0-1 Doubles)
 Laura Diaz         0-0-0
 Cristie Kerr       0-0-0
 Kelli Kuehne       0-0-0
 Wendy Ward         0-0-0
 Emilee Klein       0-0-0
 
 European Team (Record)
 ----------------------
 Laura Davies      13-8-2 (3-3 Singles, 10-5-2 Doubles)
 Annika Sorenstam   9-6-2 (2-2 Singles, 7-4-2 Doubles)
 Helen Alfredsson  9-10-2 (4-2 Singles, 5-8-2 Doubles)
 Carin Koch         3-0-0 (1-0 Singles, 2-0 Doubles)
 Sophie Gustafson   2-2-2 (0-1-1 Singles, 2-1-1 Doubles)
 Raquel Carriedo    0-1-1 (0-1 Singles, 0-0-1 Doubles)
 Maria Hjorth       0-0-0
 Karine Icher       0-0-0
 Paula Marti        0-0-0
 Mhairi McKay       0-0-0
 Suzann Pettersen   0-0-0
 Iben Tinning       0-0-0
 
 

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