Emma Talley, Annie Park top US Curtis Cup team

Emma Talley, Annie Park top US Curtis Cup team

Published Mar. 13, 2014 3:40 p.m. ET

FAR HILLS, N.J. (AP) U.S. Women's Amateur champion Emma Talley and NCAA winner Annie Park top the eight-player U.S. Curtis Cup team selected for the June 6-8 matches against Britain and Ireland at St. Louis Country Club.

Talley, from Princeton, Ky., is a sophomore at Alabama, and Park, from Levittown, N.Y., is a sophomore at Southern California. They were selected Thursday by the U.S. Golf Association along with Kyung Kim of Southern California, Alison Lee and Erynne Lee of UCLA, Mariah Stackhouse of Stanford, Ally McDonald of Mississippi State and Ashlan Ramsey of Clemson.

Ellen Port, from St. Louis, will captain the team.

Britain and Ireland won the 2012 matches at Nairn in Scotland. The U.S. leads the series 27-7-3.