USGA Media Release

USGA announces players for Walker Cup practice session

USGA announces players for Walker Cup practice session

The United States Golf Association’s International Team Selection Committee today announced the 16 players who will attend a practice session on December 16-18 for the 2021 Walker Cup Match. 25 Nov 2020
Field set for final major of 2020

Field set for final major of 2020

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that the field for the 75th U.S. Women’s Open Championship is complete with the addition of 28 players who earned their way into the championship through the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings. 18 Nov 2020
Twenty amateurs added to US Women’s Open

Twenty amateurs added to US Women’s Open

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 20 additional amateurs have earned entry into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be hosted by Champions Golf Club, in Houston, Texas, from December 10-13, 2020. 13 Nov 2020
Five players added to U.S Women’s Open field

Five players added to U.S Women’s Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that five additional players have earned entry into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be hosted by Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas, on December 10-13, 2020. 10 Nov 2020
10 players added to U.S Women’s Open field

10 players added to U.S Women’s Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 10 players have earned exemptions into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be contested December 10-13 at Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas. 3 Nov 2020
U.S Women’s Open to be conducted without spectators

U.S Women’s Open to be conducted without spectators

The USGA announced today that due to ongoing health and safety concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic, the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, scheduled for December 10-13 at Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas, will be conducted without spectators on-site. 22 Oct 2020
Further proof golf courses are environmentally beneficial

Further proof golf courses are environmentally beneficial

Through funding provided by the United States Golf Association (USGA), researchers at the University of Minnesota and Michigan State University have reached a key milestone in the most comprehensive study ever conducted on the environmental impact that golf courses have on their communities. 16 Oct 2020
USGA CEO Mike Davis announces 2021 departure

USGA CEO Mike Davis announces 2021 departure

The USGA today announced that CEO Mike Davis will leave the organisation by the end of 2021 to pursue a life-long passion for golf course design and construction. 23 Sep 2020
US Open: Horsfield withdraws after positive COVID test

US Open: Horsfield withdraws after positive COVID test

Sam Horsfield, who has played in 14 USGA championships, including three US Opens, has withdrawn from the 120th US Open Championship following a positive COVID-19 test. 15 Sep 2020
Scheffler tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from US Open

Scheffler tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from US Open

Scottie Scheffler, the 2013 US Junior Amateur champion and a member of the victorious 2017 USA Walker Cup team, has withdrawn from the 120th US Open Championship. 14 Sep 2020
USGA announces plans for base and five US Opens at Pinehurst

USGA announces plans for base and five US Opens at Pinehurst

In an effort to expand its impact in golf and extend its mission to champion and advance the game, the USGA will establish “Golf House Pinehurst” in North Carolina, to include a new equipment-testing facility, innovation hub, museum/visitor centre and offices by 2023, and host five U.S. Open Championships in the golf-rich state by 2047. 10 Sep 2020
USGA finalises field for US Open

USGA finalises field for US Open

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that five additional players have earned exemptions into the 120th US Open Championship, which will be contested at Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course), in Mamaroneck, N.Y., on Sept. 17-20, 2020. 9 Sep 2020
Jones & Luck added to US Open field

Jones & Luck added to US Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 16 additional players have earned exemptions into the 120th US Open Championship, which will be contested at Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course), in Mamaroneck, N.Y., on Sept. 17-20, 2020. 1 Sep 2020
2021 Senior LPGA major schedule announced

2021 Senior LPGA major schedule announced

The United States Golf Association (USGA) along with the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) announced today the dates for the 2021 senior major championships. 27 Aug 2020
10 players earn US Open exemptions

10 players earn US Open exemptions

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 10 players have earned exemptions into the 120th U.S. Open Championship, which will be held at Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course), in Mamaroneck, N.Y., on Sept. 17-20, 2020. 25 Aug 2020
Seven amateurs added to US Open field

Seven amateurs added to US Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that seven amateurs have earned entry into the 120th US Open Championship, which will be hosted by Winged Foot Golf Club on September 17-20. 20 Aug 2020
Strafaci adds to family legacy with US Amateur Victory

Strafaci adds to family legacy with US Amateur Victory

Eighty-five years after Frank Strafaci Sr. won the 1935 US Amateur Public Links, his grandson, Tyler Strafaci, 22, of Davie, Fla., captured the US Amateur Championship in dramatic fashion at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. 17 Aug 2020
US Amateur: Aussie Trent advances in match play

US Amateur: Aussie Trent advances in match play

The lone Australian to make the match play at the US Amateur advanced to the round of 32 today. Queensland’s Jack Trent defeating Florida’s Jackson Suber 3 & 2, while injured compatriot Karl Vilips’ time as a caddie will continue as others look to secure US Open spots. 13 Aug 2020
Furr earns medallist honours at US Amateur

Furr earns medallist honours at US Amateur

Wilson Furr was so focused on hitting quality golf shots that he didn’t realise just how well he was playing on Tuesday in the 120th US Amateur Championship. By the time he signed his scorecard at stroke-play co-host Bandon Trails, the 22-year-old from Jackson, Miss., had produced a round for the ages. 12 Aug 2020
Meissner & Gupta lead US Amateur

Meissner & Gupta lead US Amateur

Four days ago, Aman Gupta wasn’t even in the field for the 120th US Amateur Championship at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. But when a prominent player withdrew on Friday, a spot suddenly opened up, and the 21-year-old from Concord, N.C., performed like he always knew he belonged among the best amateurs in the world. 11 Aug 2020
USGA and R&A update on Distance Insights Project

USGA and R&A update on Distance Insights Project

On March 18, 2020, the USGA and The R&A announced that the release of research topics related to the next phase of the Distance Insights Project would be delayed to allow the greater golf industry to focus on its response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. 10 Aug 2020