Category: US Open

WATCH: How Brooks Koepka Won the U.S. Open View More
Brooks Koepka overpowered Erin Hills to win his first major championship. (Photo Credit: Rob Schumacher, USA Today Sports)

WATCH: How Brooks Koepka Won the U.S. Open

  When the moment called for it, Brooks Koepka turned on the afterburners.   It started with a key par save on the par-3 13th at Erin Hills as Koepka and Brian Harman remained deadlocked in a duel for the U.S. Open title. From there, Koepka broke away with birdies…

NEWS: Harman Leads After Third-Round Shootout View More
Brian Harman during the third round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Photo credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

NEWS: Harman Leads After Third-Round Shootout

With the soaking, softening, overnight rain and no wind, scoring on Saturday at Erin Hills was always going to be good. But holy smokes, nobody saw this coming. Out a couple of hours before the second-round leaders, Patrick Reed set the tone, firing the fourth 65 of the week and…

QUICK TAKE: Fowler Plans To Save Talking For Sunday View More
Rickie Fowler during the third round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Photo credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Fowler Plans To Save Talking For Sunday

ERIN, WISCONSIN – Rickie Fowler had a plan for Saturday night. Listen to his housemate Justin Thomas talk about his U.S. Open-record 63 he shot in the third round Saturday at Erin Hills. “(Nine-under par) is pretty darn good,” Fowler said. “I wasn’t exactly seeing that but I’m looking forward…

QUICK TAKE: European Experience Led Koepka To U.S. Open Moment View More
Brooks Koepka during the third round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Photo credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: European Experience Led Koepka To U.S. Open Moment

ERIN, WISCONSIN – Brooks Koepka and Peter Uihlein were inseparable on their grand tour of Europe a few years ago. Two engaging young Americans who looked as though they enjoyed the experiences off the courses as much as on. The two likely lads ate what was put in front of…

OPINION: Thomas Comfortable In Low Country View More
Justin Thomas during the third round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Photo credit: Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

OPINION: Thomas Comfortable In Low Country

ERIN, WISCONSIN – For speed freaks, the fascination lies in how fast can you go. For mountain climbers, it’s Everest. For deep divers, it’s how long can they hold their breath. For golfers, it’s how low can you go. And no one goes lower than Justin Thomas. Consider what he’d…

QUICK TAKE: Fitzpatrick Fulfills Tall Order At Erin Hills View More
Matthew Fitzpatrick plays his shot from the second tee during the second round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills. (Photo credit: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Fitzpatrick Fulfills Tall Order At Erin Hills

ERIN, WISCONSIN | There was a British comedian of great reputation but no great height who sang about “how life wasn’t much fun when you’re only 5-foot-1.” He couldn’t climb walls, standing on tiptoe to look over someone’s shoulders was out of the question, and people, particularly tall people, looked…