Palmer Cup Matches

The 2008 Palmer Cup Team. Bottom row, from left to right; David Brown, Arnold Cutrell, Ronald DeNunzio, David DeNunzio, Trent Karlik, Stan Namola. Top row, from left to right; Sean Knapp, Nathan Smith, Ron Coleman, Paul Schlachter, Arnold Palmer, Bob Allshouse, Jon Pratkanis, Frank Fairman, Robert Rohanna.

Each Semptember the Association's finest amateurs take on their fellow Tri-State Section, PGA of America professionals in the Palmer Cup Matches at Latrobe Country Club. The Frank B. Fuhrer, Jr. Team that participates in the Palmer Cup consists of ten amateurs and four senior amateurs. Once a competitor for the Tri-State Section, Mr. Arnold Palmer now takes in the competition as the host of the event. The competition is thirty-six holes of match play with individual matches in the morning and four-ball in the afternoon. The Tri-State Section holds an edge in the series record.