1998 Palmer Cup
|Dates||3–4 August 1998|
|Venue||Old Course and|
|Location||St Andrews, Scotland|
|A tie in the Palmer Cup|
On Monday, there were four matches of four-ball in the morning, followed by four foursomes matches in the afternoon. Eight singles matches were played on the Tuesday morning with a further eight more in the afternoon.. In all, 24 matches were played.
Each of the 24 matches was worth one point in the larger team competition. If a match was all square after the 18th hole, each side earned half a point toward their team total. The team that accumulated at least 12½ points won the competition.
Eight college golfers from the Great Britain and Ireland and the United States participated in the event.
|Great Britain & Ireland|
|Robert Duck||England||Augusta State|
|Max Harris||England||North Carolina|
|Oliver Lindsay||Scotland||St Andrews|
|Graeme Maly||England||St Andrews|
|J. J. Henry||TCU|
|Charles Howell III||Oklahoma State|
|Matt Kuchar||Georgia Tech|
|Doug LaBelle II||New Mexico|
|Edward Loar||Oklahoma State|
|Bryce Molder||Georgia Tech|
|Pughe/Sullivan||3 & 2||Anderson/Kuchar|
|Maly/Sabbatini||2 & 1||Howell/LaBelle|
|Pughe/Sullivan||5 & 3||Kuchar/Molder|
|Harris/Lindsay||4 & 3||Henry/Kuehne|