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Spitz Named to 2021 Arnold Palmer Cup International Team

May 4, 2021

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NORMAN, Okla. - Sophomore Emma Spitz will represent the International squad in the 2021 Arnold Palmer Cup, as announced on Tuesday.

The match-play competition will be held at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Ill. from June 11-13.

Spitz, a native of Vienna, Austria, is currently ranked 16th in the Women's Amateur Golf Ranking. She leads the Bruins in scoring average this season at 72.2, having finished in the Top 10 in six of her seven tournaments. Of her 20 rounds, 11 have been under par, including three in the 60s. Spitz posted back-to-back, season-low rounds of 3-under 68 to open the Pac-12 Championships (April 23-25), where she tied for 10th (+1, 214). She was second at the Sun Devil Winter Classic (Feb. 15-17, -6, 210), producing three under-par rounds, including an opening, 3-under 69. Spitz also tied for second at the Lamkin Invitational (Feb. 8-9, -1, 215) and tied for third at the Silverado Showdown (April 5-7, -2, 214), opening with under par rounds in both tournaments. The sophomore tied for third at The Match in the Desert (Jan. 24-25, E, 144) and fourth at the Bruin Wave Invitational (March 1-3, +7, 223). Spitz is a combined 4-under in the opening rounds and 2-under in her second rounds.