Trio Of Razorbacks On Arnold Palmer Cup Radar

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – A trio of University of Arkansas women’s golfers find themselves among the top prospects for selection to the 2018 Arnold Palmer Cup teams, the Golf Coaches Association of America announced today.

Dylan Kim and Alana Uriell are among the American women in consideration while Maria Fassi is the top-ranked international women in this second ranking period. Kim is sitting in the No. 9 spot in the rankings followed by Uriell at No. 10. The event takes place at Evian Resort Golf Club on July 6-8.

The top six golfers from the final ranking in the Spring from both the United States and International men and women – 12 total golfers – shall be among the 24 individuals selected to compete in the Arnold Palmer Cup. The 2018 Arnold Palmer Cup will be the first using the expanded format of United States men’s and women’s collegiate golfers versus their counterparts from around the world.

Using Golfstat’s NCAA Player Ranking as a base, the Arnold Palmer Cup Ranking awards bonus points for wins and high finishes and a penalty for poor finishes. The ranking also contains a strength of schedule component.

The remaining six men’s and women’s spots for the United States will consist of five committee selections, including at least one non-Division I golfer, and a coaches pick. The balance of the International team will include the men’s and women’s winners of The R&A Scholars Tournament, four committee selections and a coaches pick.

The next ranking will be released March 8 with teams being announced March 15 during the first round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard.

United States Women

1Andrea LeeSOStanford0.9994
2Lilia VuJRUCLA0.9994
3Lauren StephensonJRAlabama0.9988
4Sophia ShubertSRTexas0.9977
5Kristen GillmanSOAlabama0.996
6Natalie SrinivasanSOFurman0.996
7Bethany WuJRUCLA0.9936
8Jennifer KupchoJRWake Forest0.9931
9Dylan KimJRArkansas0.9919
10Alana UriellSRArkansas0.9913
11Emilia MigliaccioFRWake Forest0.989
12Mika LiuFRStanford0.9884
13Sierra BrooksSOFlorida0.9873
14Kaitlyn PappFRTexas0.985
15Mariel GaldianoSOUCLA0.9837
16Hannah KimSRNorthwestern0.9809
17Amanda DohertySOFlorida State0.9791
18Anna ReddingJRVirginia0.9762
19Emilee HoffmanSOTexas0.9756
20Allyson GeerSOMichigan State0.9728
21Brigitte DunneJRSMU0.9716
22Alyaa AbdulghanyFRSouthern California0.9715
23Beth LillieFRVirginia0.9693
24Jennifer ChangFRSouthern California0.964
25Haylee HarfordJRFurman0.9635

International Women

International - Women    
1Maria Fassi (Mexico)JRArkansas0.9977
2Patty Tavatanakit (Thailand)FRUCLA0.9948
3Olivia Mehaffey (Northern Ireland)SOArizona State0.9902
4Dewi Weber (Netherlands)JRMiami0.9879
5Ainhoa Olarra (Spain)SRSouth Carolina0.9873
6Leonie Harm (Germany)JRHouston0.9844
7Jaravee Boonchant (Thailand)FRDuke0.9843
8Robyn Choi (Australia)SOColorado0.9832
9Maddie Szeryk (Canada)SRTexas A&M0.9826
10Wenyung Keh (New Zealand)JRWashington0.9826
11Albane Valenzuela (Switzerland)SOStanford0.982
12Paz Marfa (Spain)SOMichigan State0.9797
13Julienne Soo (Australia)JROklahoma0.9762
14Hee Ying Loy (Malaysia)JREast Tennessee State0.9722
15Pimnipa Panthong (Thailand)SOKent State0.9698
16Morgane Metraux (Switzerland)SRFlorida State0.9692
17Kirsty Hodgkins (Australia)SOColorado0.9688
18Alice Hewson (England)JRClemson0.9681
19Michaela Finn (Sweden)JRKent State0.964
20Malene Krolboll Hansen (Denmark)SRCoastal Carolina0.9625
21Jiyoon Jang (Republic of Korea)SOCalifornia0.9622
22Chih-Min Chen (Taiwan)JROklahoma State0.9599
23Louis Kaye Go (Philippines)SOSouth Carolina0.9593
24Ana Belac (Slovenia)SODuke0.9589
25Siyun Liu (China)SOWake Forest0.9588

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