Lobo Golf: Perez No. 22 on Palmer Cup Rankings
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  11/27/2013

University of New Mexico junior golfer Victor Perez is ranked No. 22 amond the European players attending college in the U.S. in line to earn an invitation to the Palmer Cup, a Ryder Cup-style event for collegiate golfers to be held in England in June.

The top six golfers in the ranking from both the United States and Europe shall be among the 10 individuals selected to compete in the Palmer Cup at Walton Heath Golf Club. 

Perez is averaging 72.13 strokes per round and has four top-20 finishes in five fall tournaments this season.

Last year, then-Lobo senior James Erkenbeck helped Team USA defeat Team Europe in the event played in Wilmington, Del.