Collegiate matches, which had been scheduled for July at Ireland’s Lahinch and postponed because of coronavirus, will be played Dec. 21-23 at the late Palmer’s longtime winter home in Orlando, Fla.
Moved: The 2020 Arnold Palmer Cup, to Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, Fla., organizers announced Tuesday. The annual college matches, originally scheduled for July 3-5 at Lahinch (Ireland) Golf Club and postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, will be played at the late Palmer’s longtime winter home on Dec. 21-23. The Arnold Palmer Cup will pit the top U.S. male and female collegians against their International counterparts in a Ryder Cup-style match. Bay Hill is home to the annual Arnold Palmer Invitational on the PGA Tour, and it hosted the inaugural Palmer Cup, in 1997. The teams were finalized late last month. Lahinch will host the 2024 Arnold Palmer Cup.
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