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PGA Professionals Dennis Miller of Mineral Ridge, Ohio, Brian Gaffney of Rumson, N.J., Mark McCormick of Middletown, N.J., and Tim Weinhart of Johns Creek, Ga., completed respective career-long journeys Monday to earn their first berths in the U.S. Open Championship.
Ouimet's US Open win still resonates a century later at The Country Club
BROOKLINE, Mass. -- At the entrance to the Putterham Meadows golf course stands a statue of 1913 U.S. Open champion Francis Ouimet. Also in bronze, dwarfed by the bag he carries, is the 10-year-old caddie who walked all 90 holes by his side. 
15 Jun 2013 - 1:47pm - 0 Comments
Thornton shares Najeti Hotels Open lead with two eagles in third round
SAINT-OMER, France -- Simon Thornton of Ireland made a hole-in-one to shoot 6-under 65 Saturday and share a one-stroke lead with Tjaart Van der Walt of South Africa and Baptiste Chapellan of France after the third round of the Najeti Hotels Open on the European Tour. 
15 Jun 2013 - 12:42pm - 0 Comments
Horschel and Mickelson share lead at end of long second day at U.S. Open
ARDMORE, Pa. -- Phil Mickelson drilled a long birdie on his final hole and Billy Horschel made every green in regulation on Friday to be the only two players below par after a long and trying second day of the U.S. Open. 
15 Jun 2013 - 12:20am - 0 Comments
Tyler leads Web.com Air Capital Classic by two shots after two rounds
WICHITA, Kan. – Nathan Tyler birdied four out of his last five holes Friday to vault into the lead at the Web.com Tour’s Air Capital Classic after two rounds.
15 Jun 2013 - 12:05am - 0 Comments
Fast Play Friday makes PGA's Tom Abts one of game's innovators
Today is U.S. Open Friday, so it seems like a perfect day to pass along this item about PGA Professional Tom Abts, who tops a Golf Inc.
14 Jun 2013 - 4:28pm - 0 Comments
Dinwiddie and Van der Walt tied after second round of Najeti Hotels Open
SAINT-OMER, France -- Robert Dinwiddie shot a 5-under 66 to share the lead with Tjaart Van der Walt of South Africa after the second round of the Najeti Hotels Open on the European Tour.
14 Jun 2013 - 2:57pm - 0 Comments
Carl Pettersson has ball hit by another ball
It's probably the most amazing shot of this U.S. Open, one of the most amazing ever in the history of golf I'd argue.   During the first round of the U.S.
14 Jun 2013 - 10:33am - 0 Comments
Prugh leads Web.com Air Capital Classic by two shots after first round
WICHITA, Kan. – Alex Prugh eagled the par-5 18th hole at Crestview Country Club on Thursday for an 8-under 63 in the first round of the Air Capital Classic on the Web.com Tour.
13 Jun 2013 - 11:58pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson holds clubhouse lead after rain-delayed first day at U.S. Open
ARDMORE, Pa. -- Even for Phil Mickelson, his path to the top of the leaderboard Thursday in the U.S. Open was unconventional.  
13 Jun 2013 - 9:31pm - 0 Comments
Omni buys five big golf resorts from KSL
Omni Hotels & Resorts has reached an agreement to buy five well-known golf resorts from KSL Capital Partners, LLC, the two companies have announced.
13 Jun 2013 - 8:15pm - 0 Comments
Linda Hartough paints 16th hole at Merion
Every year, golf-landscape artist Linda Hartough creates a painting of a prominent hole at that year’s U.S. Open venue. This year's creation features the 16th hole at Merion Golf Club.
13 Jun 2013 - 7:25pm - 0 Comments
Mickelson to play CIMB Classic, which moves to Kuala Lumpur G&CC
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Phil Mickelson is heading to Malaysia later this year for the CIMB Classic. 
13 Jun 2013 - 6:42pm - 0 Comments
Van der Walt leads Najeti Hotels Open by one after first round in France
SAINT-OMER, France -- Tjaart Van der Walt of South Africa made five birdies and a bogey Thursday to card a 4-under 67 and lead by one stroke after the first round of the Najeti Hotels Open on the European Tour. 
13 Jun 2013 - 4:57pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods playful flick to Rory McIlroy
At every major championship, there is a champions dinner where past champions get together for a group photo, a big meal and a lot of laughs (or so I'm told - curiously, I've never been invited.)
13 Jun 2013 - 1:57pm - 5 Comments
USGA's "While We're Young" campaign a good step
Kudos to the USGA for tackling one of golf's most frustrating challenges - slow play.
13 Jun 2013 - 10:35am - 10 Comments
Mystery of Merion just beginning to unfold as U.S. Open prepares to start
ARDMORE, Pa. – The affection was genuine. Even better was beating Jack Nicklaus in a playoff. So when Lee Trevino got his hands on the U.S.
12 Jun 2013 - 9:27pm - 0 Comments
Barber, who made more starts than any other player on tour, dies at 82
Miller Barber, the unique-swinging golfer who made the most combined starts on the PGA Tour and Champions Tour, has died. He was 82.  The PGA Tour said Wednesday that Barber died Tuesday. The tour didn't provide details of the death. 
12 Jun 2013 - 8:05pm - 0 Comments
Ted Bishop: Previewing the U.S. Open
Some are calling Merion Golf Club a pint-sized major championship venue because it only stretches to 6,996 yards. The historic par-70 United States Open course falls about 500 yards short of normal major championship yardage requirements.
12 Jun 2013 - 4:33pm - 0 Comments
Rory McIlroy talks about the U.S. Open at Merion
A special preview of the 2013 U.S. Open in this week's "Weekly Golf Buzz"
12 Jun 2013 - 1:33pm - 0 Comments