Team USA Profile: Scott Verplank

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Scott Verplank -- Assistant Captain

ASSISTANT CAPTAIN INFORMATION
Age: 48
Hometown: Edmond, Okla.
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas
Birthdate: July 9, 1964
College: Oklahoma State University
Turned Professional: 1986

 

RYDER CUP EXPERIENCE
Years Played: 2002, 2006
Total Matches: 5
Career Ryder Cup Record (W-L-H): 4-1-0
Singles (W-L-H): 2-0-0
Foursomes (W-L-H): 1-1-0
Fourballs (W-L-H): 1-0-0
Total Points Won: 4
Total Points Won Point %: .80

 

RYDER CUP RESULTS
2002 The Belfry
Europe 15 1/2, USA 12 1/2
Day 1 Foursomes: Sutton/Verplank def. Clarke/Bjørn (2 & 1)
Day 2 Foursomes: Verplank/Hoch lost to Montgomerie/Langer (1 hole)
Final Day Singles: Verplank def. Westwood (2 & 1)
 
2006 The K Club
Europe 18 1/2, USA 9 1/2
Day 2 Fourballs: Verplank/Johnson def. Stenson/Harrington (2 & 1)
Final Day Singles: Verplank def. Harrington (4 & 3)

 

ASSISTANT CAPTAIN NOTES
Scott Verplank competed in two Ryder Cups and won both singles matches. This is his first time as an assistant captain.

 

 

CAREER VICTORIES
PGA Tour (5): 1985 Western Open. 1988 Buick Open. 2000 Reno-Tahoe Open. 2001 Bell Canadian Open. 2007 EDS Byron Nelson Championship.
International (1): 1998 World Cup [indiv].
Other (1): 2006 Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge [with Stewart Cink, Zach Johnson].