Curtis Cup: Friday at Essex County Club

  • A woman walks the course wearing a Great Britain flag during the Friday morning foursomes. GB&I leads by a point.
  • GB&I's Holly Clyburn of England pumps her fist after making her putt on No. 6.
  • GB&I's Pamela Pretswell hits her tee shot at No. 4 as a large crowd watches.
  • GB&I's Lisa Maguire of Ireland sinks her putt to halve No. 18 giving GB&I a full point lead over USA.
  • USA's Tiffany Lua of California hugs Cydney Clanton of North Carolina after Clanton halved her match during the morning foursomes.
  • USA's Jessica Korda and Alexis Thompson during the Friday morning foursomes. The matches were all square after the morning.
  • Jennifer Song, left, and Jennifer Johnson read a putt at No. 18 during morning foursomes at the Curtis Cup.
  • Tiffany Lua, left, and Jessica Korda watch as GB&I player Lisa Maguire sinks a putt to halve the hole at No. 18 during afternoon four-ball matches at the Curtis Cup.
  • GB&I's Rachel Jennings hugs her partner after GB&I took the lead during afternoon four-ball matches at the Curtis Cup.
  • Alexis Thompson, of Team USA, hits a shot during afternoon four-balls at Essex County Club.
  • Alexis Thompson's ankle during the 2010 Curtis Cup.
  • Players expressed team spirit any way they could during the Curtis Cup.
  • Jessica Korda helps Alexis Thompson read a putt at No. 6 during morning foursomes at Essex County Club.
  • GB&I's Danielle McVeigh of Ireland, left, and Pamela Pretswell, right, of Scotland congratulate each other on Friday.
  • Flags at the 2010 Curtis Cup during the Friday afternoon four-ball at Essex County Club.