Cal players highlight final Palmer Cup rankings

Cal players highlight final Palmer Cup rankings


Cal players highlight final Palmer Cup rankings

The final Palmer Cup Ranking before team selections was announced Wednesday. Six of the 10 roster spots for both the United States and Europe will be determined by the rankings. The six participants selected by the rankings will be announced April 17, with the remaining four roster spots filled the following week.

Three of Cal’s players are in the top 6 of their respective rankings. Michael Kim is the top-ranked United States player, while Michael Weaver is ranked fifth. Joel Stalter of France is No. 3 in Europe’s rankings.

North Florida also has teammates who could be Palmer Cup foes. Sean Dale is No. 4 in the U.S. rankings, while Kevin Phelan of Ireland is fifth in the European standings. UCLA has two of the top six players in the European rankings — No. 1 Pontus Widegren of Sweden and No. 6 Pedro Figueiredo of Portugal.

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Team USA

Rank, Name, Year, School, Percentile

  1. Michael Kim, Soph., California, 1.000
  2. Patrick Rodgers, Soph., Stanford, .9974
  3. James Erkenbeck, Sr., New Mexico, .9922
  4. Sean Dale, Sr., North Florida, .9904
  5. Michael Weaver, Jr., California, .9879
  6. Justin Thomas, Soph., Alabama, .9845
  7. Cameron Wilson, Jr., Stanford, .9835
  8. Evan Beck, Sr., Wake Forest, .9826
  9. Brinson Paolini, Sr., Duke, .9826
  10. Daniel Berger, Soph., Florida State, .9818
  11. Cody Gribble, Sr., Texas, .9799
  12. Cory Whitsett, Jr., Alabama, .9793
  13. Bobby Wyatt, Jr., Alabama, .9766
  14. Chris Williams, Sr., Washington, .9749
  15. M.J. Maguire, Soph., North Florida, .9748
  16. Trevor Simsby, Jr., Washington, .9723
  17. Ollie Schniederjans, Soph., Georgia Tech, .9721
  18. Brandon Hagy, Jr., California, .9714
  19. Andrew Yun, Sr., Stanford, .9659
  20. Max Homa, Sr., California, .9653

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Team Europe

Rank, Name, Year, School, Country, Percentile

  1. Pontus Widegren, Sr., UCLA, Sweden, .9948
  2. Julien Brun, Soph., TCU, France, .9845
  3. Joel Stalter, Jr., California, France, .9827
  4. Greg Eason, Jr., UCF, England, .9791
  5. Kevin Phelan, Sr., North Florida, Ireland, .9757
  6. Pedro Figueiredo, Sr., UCLA, Portugal, .9753
  7. Scott Fernandez, Soph., Iowa State, Spain, .9713
  8. Victor Perez, Soph., New Mexico, France, .9503
  9. Sebastian Cappelen, Jr., Arkansas, Denmark, .9427
  10. Pontus Gad, Sr., TCU, Sweden, .9423
  11. Sebastian Soderberg, Sr., Coastal Carolina, Sweden, .9409
  12. David Boote, Fr., Stanford, Wales, .9373
  13. Jonathan Grey, Fr., Georgia State, England, .9307
  14. Mads Soegaard, Duke, Denmark, .9293
  15. Daniel Jennevret, Sr., TCU, Sweden, .9268
  16. Toni Hakula, Jr., Texas, Finland, .9226
  17. Tom Berry, Sr., San Diego State, England, .9194
  18. Clement Sordet, Soph., Texas Tech, France, .9163
  19. Jon Rahm, Fr., Arizona State, Spain, .8978
  20. Robin Sciot-Siegrist, Fr., Louisville, France, .8856



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