The USGA announced on Monday, August 10, five of the 10 players for the US Walker Cup team that will play the squad from GB&I on Sept.12–13 at Royal Lytham & St. Annes GC in Lancashire, England. The remaining five players will be named by the USGA at the conclusion of the 2015 US Amateur to be played at Olympia Fields CC August 17-23.
The five are: Bryson DeChambeau, 21, of Clovis, CA, Beau Hossler, 20, of Mission Viejo, CA, Lee McCoy, 21, of Athens, GA, Maverick McNealy, 19, of Portola Valley, CA, and Hunter Stewart, 22, of Nicholasville, KY. The 2015 team will be captained by John “Spider” Miller of Bloomington, Indiana. St. Louisan Jim Holtgrieve was captain of the 2011 and 2013 Walker Cup teams.
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Image courtesy of USGA.org- L to R: Hunter Stewart, Maverick McNealy, Bryson DeChambeau, Beau Hossler and Lee McCoy