Cape City – There might be 5 South African golfers competing for the Worldwide group at this yr’s Junior Presidents Cup.
The Worldwide Group might be led by nine-time PGA Tour winner and five-time Presidents Cup participant, Stuart Appleby.
South Africa can have essentially the most illustration with 5 gamers, together with 4 of the highest six within the standings.
Martin Vorster of Mossel Bay certified because the main South African within the standings following a win on the East of Eire Newbie Championship.
Jayden Schaper, who notched his first AJGA Invitational title on the Junior Gamers Championship at TPC Sawgrass and certified for the Junior Presidents Cup at No three within the standings.
Christo Lamprecht (No 5), Samuel Simpson (No 6) and Jordan Duminy (No 11) spherical out the South Africans within the Junior Presidents Cup.
Schaper and Lamprecht will make their second Junior Presidents Cup appearances after competing in 2017.
That is the second time there might be 5 South Africans in Presidents Cup historical past, the final time it occurred was with Branden Grace, Ernie Els, Louis Oosthuizen, Charl Schwartzel and Richard Sterne competing within the 2013 Presidents Cup at Muirfield Village Golf Membership.
The Junior Presidents Cup will kick off within the Presidents Cup week on the famed Royal Melbourne Golf Membership on Sunday and Monday, December Eight-9.
All 24 gamers will compete in six fourball matches on Sunday morning adopted by six foursomes matches that afternoon.
The Junior Presidents Cup will conclude with 12 singles matches on Monday.
US group (Captain Justin Leonard):
Maxwell Moldovan, Uniontown, Ohio
Canon Claycomb, Bowling Inexperienced, Kentucky
Brett Roberts, Coral Springs, Florida
Jack Heath, Charlotte, North Carolina
Michael Thorbjornsen, Wellesley, Massachusetts
Preston Summerhays, Scottsdale, Arizona
Jackson Van Paris, Pinehurst, North Carolina
Alexander Yang, Carlsbad, California
Vishnu Sadagopan, Pearland, Texas
Ian Siebers, Bellevue, Washington
Stephen Campbell Jr., Richmond, Texas
Benjamin James, Milford, Connecticut
Worldwide group (Captain Stuart Appleby)
Karl Vilips, Australia
Martin Vorster, South Africa
Jayden Schaper, South Africa
Kartik Sharma, India
Christo Lamprecht, South Africa
Samuel Simpson, South Africa
Jang Hyun Lee, Korea
Chuan-Tai Lin, Chinese language Taipei
Bo Jin, China
Andi Xu, China
Jordan Duminy, South Africa
Joshua Greer, Australia
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