Afternoon Fourball Pairings Announced


Dale Reid and Patty Sheehan carefully watched their early morning matches while formulating who to pair with whom this afternoon. Their deadline was 11:30 a.m. Central time which meant they would have to chose before the conclusion of this morning's foursomes.
Afternoon fourball pairings for the 2002 Solheim Cup are as follows:
U.S. teammates Rosie Jones and Cristie Kerr will play against European opponents Laura Davies and Paula Marti at 12:15 p.m. CT Both Jones and Kerr are coming into this afternoons matches fresh, having not played this morning. Davies and Marti will continue to team up, having successfully played together winning their morning foursome match against Juli Inkster and Laura Diaz.
Americans Diaz and Emilee Klein face off with Sophie Gustafson and Karin Icher at 12:30 p.m. Klein, Gustafson and Icher are all playing their first match of the Cup.
Michele Redman and Meg Mallon of the U.S. have the grueling task of facing the Swedish duo of Annika Sorenstam and Maria Hjorth at 12:45 p.m. Sorenstam paired with Carin Koch in the morning match against Meg Mallon and Kelli Kuehne.
The final group tees off at 1:00 p.m. with Juli Inkster and Kelli Kuehne representing the U.S. against Mhairi McKay and Carin Koch.