2017 Walker Cup Session One, This And That

The players have refined the art of the practice round, the course looks superb and Los Angeles Country Club is ready for its unveiling.

The U.S. needs to get off to a strong start in foursomes, not always their strong suit, writes Brentley Romine for Golfweek.

The first day session pairings were announced at the flag-raising ceremony, here they are.

Morning Foursomes

7:15 a.m. – Harry Ellis and Alfie Plant, GB&I vs. Collin Morikawa and Norman Xiong, USA

7:30 a.m. – Connor Syme and Paul McBride, GB&I vs. Doc Redman and Will Zalatoris, USA

7:45 a.m. – Scott Gregory and Jack Singh Brar, GB&I vs. Scottie Scheffler and Cameron Champ, USA

8 a.m. – David Boote and Jack Davidson, GB&I vs. Maverick McNealy and Doug Ghim, USA

Afternoon Singles

12:45 p.m. – Harry Ellis, GB&I vs. Braden Thornberry, USA

12:55 p.m. – Connor Syme, GB&I vs. Norman Xiong, USA

1:05 p.m. – Jack Singh Brar, GB&I vs. Stewart Hagestad, USA

1:15 p.m. – Paul McBride, GB&I vs. Collin Morikawa, USA

1:25 p.m. – Matthew Jordan, GB&I vs. Will Zalatoris, USA

1:35 p.m. – Robert MacIntyre, GB&I vs. Cameron Champ, USA

1:45 p.m. – David Boote, GB&I vs. Doug Ghim, USA

1:55 p.m. – Scott Gregory, GB&I vs. Maverick McNealy, USA

Ali Stafford has a fun look back at what became of the 2001 Walker Cup teams.

Photos from a beautiful Friday practice session and evening in Los Angeles.

Mike Trostel of the USGA interviewed Gil Hanse and myself about the golf course design and restoration.

You can follow scoring here.

WalkerCup.org will feature additional coverage in addition to Fox Sports 1's six hours each day.

FS1 is on from 9-12 pm PT Saturday morning and 2-5 pm PT for their afternoon coverage.

Enjoy the matches!