2019 Walker Cup

The United States dominated the final singles session to beat Great Britain & Ireland in the 2019 Walker Cup. Following this result, the overall standing in the series was 37 wins for Team USA, nine for Team GB&I and one tie.

Final Score: USA 15.5, GB&I 10.5

Dates Played: September 7-8, 2019

Location: Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake, England

Team Captains: USA — Nathaniel Crosby; GB&I — Craig Watson

Team Rosters: USA — Cole Hammer, Akshay Bhatia, Stewart Hagestad, John Pak, Brandon Wu, Isaiah Salinda, Steven Fisk, John Augenstein, Alex Smalley, Andy Ogletree. GB&I — Alex Fitzpatrick, Conor Gough, Harry Hall, Thomas Plumb, Conor Purcell, Caolan Rafferty, Sandy Scott, Tom Sloman, James Sugrue, Euan Walker

Notes: A 2-2 tie following the first foursomes session became a 2-point lead for Team GB&I at the end of Day 1 following the singles play. GB&I held onto a 1-point lead after the Day 2 foursomes. But Team USA dominated the afternoon singles play on Day 2, winning eight of the 10 matches to produce the final margin of victory. ... John Augenstein earned the winning U.S. point in his singles match against Thomas Plumb. ... John Pak went 3-0-0 for the U.S., including a singles win over British Amateur champion James Sugrue.

Day 1 Scores

Foursomes

  • Alex Fitzpatrick/Conor Purcell, GB&I, def. John Augenstein/Andy Ogletree, USA, 2 and 1
  • John Pak/Isaiah Salinda, USA, def. Sandy Scott/Euan Walker, GB&I, 2 and 1
  • Harry Hall/Conor Gough, GB&I, def. Stewart Hagestad/Akshay Bhatia, USA, 2 and 1
  • Brandon Wu/Alex Smalley, USA, def. Tom Sloman/Thomas Plumb, GB&I, 2 and 1
Singles
  • Alex Fitzpatrick, GB&I, def. Cole Hammer, USA, 2-up
  • Euan Walker, GB&I, def. Steven Fisk, USA, 2-up
  • Sandy Scott, GB&I, def. Andy Ogletree, USA, 1-up
  • John Augenstein, USA, def. Conor Purcell, GB&I, 2 and 1
  • John Pak, USA, def. James Suqrue, GB&I, 1-up
  • Conor Gough, GB&I, def. Isaiah Salinda, USA, 2-up
  • Caolan Rafferty, GB&I, def. Alex Smalley, USA, 2 and 1
  • Brandon Wu, USA, def. Tom Sloman, GB&I, 4 and 2

Day 2 Scores

Foursomes

  • Brandon Wu/Alex Smalley, USA, def. Alex Fitzpatrick/Conor Purcell, GB&I
  • Andy Ogletree/John Augenstein, USA, halved with Euan Walker/Sandy Scott, GB&I
  • Stewart Hagestad/Akshav Bhatia, USA, def. Harry Hall/Conor Gough, GB&I
  • Tom Sloman/Thomas Plumb, GB&I, def. Cole Hammer/Steven Fisk, USA
Singles
  • Isaiah Salinda, USA, def. Alex Fitzpatrick, GB&I, 2-up
  • John Pak, USA, def. Euan Walker, GB&I, 2 and 1
  • Sandy Scott, GB&I, def. Brandon Wu, USA, 4 and 3
  • Alex Smalley, USA, def. Caolan Rafferty, GB&I, 2 and 1
  • Stewart Hagestad, USA, def. Harry Hall, GB&I, 5 and 3
  • Andy Ogletree, USA, def. Conor Gough, GB&I, 2 and 1
  • John Augenstein, USA, def. Thomas Plumb, GB&I, 4 and 3
  • Akshay Bhatia, USA, def. James Suqrue, GB&I, 4 and 2
  • Cole Hammer, USA, def. Conor Purcell, GB&I, 6 and 5
  • Tom Sloman, GB&I, def. Steven Fisk, USA, 2-up

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