Knapp, Smith and Van Sickle represent PA in USGA State Team

Posted September 21, 2009 - Western Pennsylvania Golf Association - Contact

The Pennsylvania Golf Association has selected Sean Knapp, Mike Van Sickle, and Nathan Smith as their team for the USGA State Team Championship. The 54-hole format of three players count two scores per round will be played September 23-25 at the Country Club of Albans in St. Louis on the club's Lewis & Clark Course.

The trio have won several recent state championships: Knapp, this year's Public Links and Mid-Amateur, Smith, this year's Jay Sigel Match Play and Amateur, and Van Sickle, the Open in 2007 and 2008 and the 2008 Amateur. They enter the competition as one of the team favorites.