Men's golfer Stephan Gross named to Palmer Cup team

<p>Arizona State sophomore golfer <a href="">St… Gross</a> will become the first ever German to participate in the prestigious Palmer Cup.</p><separator></separator><p>The Palmer Cup, presented by Fisher Capital Partners, will be held at Cherry Hills Country Club in Denver June 3-5.</p><separator></separator><p>Pitting the United State against a slew of European competitors, the Ryder Cup-style competition consists of two teams of eight golfers each.</p><separator></separator><p>The United States leads the all-time Palmer Cup series 6-5-1, but Gross and teammates will look to change that trend this summer.</p><separator></separator><p>Representing Europe, Gross has already had a considerable amount of success on the international circuit. The Leimen, Germany, native has won the German International Amateur and the European Amateur Championship, and finished second in the Vodafone Challenge.</p><separator></separator><p>Gross will be joined by fellow Pac-10 golfer Tim Sluiter of Southern California, among others, on the European squad. Two Americans, from Stanford and Southern California, respectively, round out the west coast outfit.</p><separator></separator><p>Full coverage of this worldwide event can be seen on Golfweek TV.</p><separator></separator><p><a href="">Click here for coverage</a></p><separator></separator><p>&nbsp;</p><separator></separator><p><a>Team USA
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Bud Cauley, Alabama </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Morgan Hoffmann, Oklahoma State
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Trent Leon, Oklahoma State
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Jamie Lovemark, Southern California
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Adam Mitchell, Georgia
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Cameron Tringale, Georgia Tech
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Mike Van Sickle, Marquette
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Steve Ziegler, Stanford

 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Team Europe
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a>Jorge Campillo, Indiana (Spain)
 </a></p><separator></separator><p><a href="">St… Gross</a>, Arizona State (Germany)
</p><separator></separator><p>Leonardo Motta, IULM Milan (Italy)
</p><separator></separator><p>Henrik Norlander, Augusta State (Sweden)
</p><separator></separator><p>Chris Paisley, Tennessee (England)
</p><separator></separator><p>Andrea Pavan, Texas A&amp;M (Italy)
</p><separator></separator><p>Tim Sluiter, Southern California (The Netherlands)
 <!-- STORY AD BEGINS HERE --></p><separator></separator><p>Robin Wingardh, Tennessee (Sweden)<br /></p>