Cristie Kerr helps U.S. take 7 ½ to 4 ½ lead over Europe in Solheim Cup; sets record for points by an American
Aug 17 (Reuters) - Nine-time veteran Cristie Kerr and long-hitting Lexi Thompson will lead off for the United States against Europe's Mel Reid and Charley Hull when the 15th Solheim Cup starts in Iowa on Friday.
Going into the final day of the 2017 Solheim Cup the United States held a commanding ten-and-a-half to five-and-a-half point lead over Europe. This meant that the American ladies only needed three-and-a-half points to defend the cup...
Team USA split the foursomes session with Europe on the second day of the Solheim Cup.
Lexi Thompson got things going with a big rally and Cristie Kerr and Paula Creamer won key matches to help the U.S. beat Europe 16 1/2-11 1/2 on Sunday in the Solheim Cup