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Angela Stanford joins U.S. Solheim Cup team as assistant

6-time LPGA champion has competed in 6 Solheim Cups for Americans

Named: Angela Stanford, as an assistant captain for the U.S. Solheim Cup team that will play host to Europe next year in the biennial matches, American captain Pat Hurst announced Thursday via an LPGA news release. Stanford, whose six LPGA victories include the 2018 Evian Championship, is a six-time Solheim Cup player. In 2015, Stanford earned the winning point for the Americans with a 2-and-1 singles victory against Suzann Pettersen. The 2021 Solheim Cup will be played Sept. 4-6 at Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio. The U.S. leads the series, 10-6, though the Europeans won the 2019 edition at Gleneagles in Scotland.

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