Golf star Michelle Wie West has been named as an assistant captain for Staff USA forward of the 2021 Solheim Cup.
West, 30, is the 2014 US Girls’s Open champion and has 5 LPGA titles to her identify.
She has additionally been a part of the USA Solheim Cup workforce 5 instances and can be a part of Angela Stanford who was beforehand introduced as an assistant captain by skipper Pat Hurst.
Hurst, 51, mentioned: “Naming Michelle as an assistant captain was an extremely straightforward choice for me.
“She reached out to see if she might be concerned with the workforce, and I shortly knew that I wished her as certainly one of my assistants.
“She’s on the market enjoying with the youthful gamers, and since I’ve been off the Tour for some time, that’s an important asset for me to have, first with Angela and now with Michelle.
“I can’t wait to work with this workforce as we look ahead to our week at Inverness Membership subsequent yr.”
Staff USA will battle it out towards Staff Europe on the Inverness Membership in Toledo, Ohio on September 4-6 in 2021.