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Ogletree stuns Augenstein to claim US Amateur crown

Ogletree stuns Augenstein to claim US Amateur crown

After trailing for a majority of the 36-hole championship match, Andy Ogletree surged past John Augenstein, winning four of the last seven holes to claim the 119th US Amateur Championship title, 2 and 1, at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club. 19 Aug 2019
Wu Leads Way as Weather Halts Stroke Play at Pinehurst

Wu Leads Way as Weather Halts Stroke Play at Pinehurst

Brandon Wu, 22, of Scarsdale, N.Y., backed up an opening round of five-under-par 65 on Monday with a two-over 72 on Tuesday to virtually assure himself of earning medallist honours in the weather-delayed 119th US Amateur Championship at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club. 14 Aug 2019
US Women’s Am: Lee wins epic match over Pano

US Women’s Am: Lee wins epic match over Pano

Andrea Lee only led once in her Round-of-16 match against co-medallist Alexa Pano in the 119th US Women’s Amateur Championship on a sultry Thursday afternoon at Old Waverly Golf Club. But it came at the most important time. 9 Aug 2019
USGA changes US Open policy for US Amateur winners

USGA changes US Open policy for US Amateur winners

The USGA announced Monday that moving forward, the reigning US Amateur and US Women’s Amateur champions will be afforded the opportunity to utilize their exemptions in the following year’s US Open and US Women’s Open as an amateur or professional. 6 Aug 2019
Ye defeats Bourdage in thrilling US Girls’ Junior finale

Ye defeats Bourdage in thrilling US Girls’ Junior finale

Seven times in the 36-hole championship match on Saturday, Jillian Bourdage managed to win a hole after losing the previous one to opponent, Lei Ye. 29 Jul 2019
US Junior Amateur: Co-Medallists advance to second round of Match Play

US Junior Amateur: Co-Medallists advance to second round of Match Play

Ricky Castillo, William Moll and William Mouw, who shared medallist honours on Tuesday in the 72nd US Junior Amateur Championship at Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio, led the advance in Wednesday’s Round-of-64 matches. 18 Jul 2019
Karl Vilips shares lead at US Junior Amateur

Karl Vilips shares lead at US Junior Amateur

William Mouw and Karl Vilips, both top-50 players in the World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR), shot rounds of two-under-par 69 on Monday to share the lead after 18 holes of stroke play in the 72nd US Junior Amateur Championship at historic Inverness Club in Toledo, Ohio. 16 Jul 2019
No cart, no Daly for Open Championship

No cart, no Daly for Open Championship

Two-time major winner John Daly is free to ride a cart during the week of the Open Championship – just not at Royal Portrush. 10 Jul 2019
Stricker completes record-setting US Senior Open victory

Stricker completes record-setting US Senior Open victory

Going into Sunday’s final round of the 40th US Senior Open Championship at Notre Dame’s Warren Course, anyone other than Steve Stricker must have felt like one of those early season Fighting Irish football opponents. Yes, they were going to get a nice experience playing in the shadow of the Golden Dome, but their chances of winning were slim. 1 Jul 2019
US Senior Open: Historic Rounds for Stricker and Toms

US Senior Open: Historic Rounds for Stricker and Toms

Before the competitors stepped on the grounds of the Warren Course at Notre Dame for this week’s US Senior Open Championship, they had to register inside the locker room of one of the country’s iconic athletic venues. 28 Jun 2019
Woodland outlasts charging Koepka to win US Open

Woodland outlasts charging Koepka to win US Open

Fittingly, he all but clinched the 119th U.S. Open title with an all-but perfectly played shot. 17 Jun 2019
Aussies wary of US Open nightmare set-up

Aussies wary of US Open nightmare set-up

Australia's golfing stars have joined a chorus of players urging the United States Golf Association, organiser of the US Open, not to blow another championship with controversial course set-ups. 12 Jun 2019
GA Express 336: U.S Open Preview

GA Express 336: U.S Open Preview

The 119th US Open at Pebble Beach has the potential to be one of the great major championships … if the USGA doesn’t overplay its hand. 11 Jun 2019
Morri: Settle down now, children

Morri: Settle down now, children

Divided. That, sadly, is the one word answer I would feel compelled to give if asked to sum up golf right now. 7 Mar 2019
Thomas & USGA to debate new rules

Thomas & USGA to debate new rules

Justin Thomas and the USGA are taking their Twitter beef over rules changes offline. 4 Mar 2019
Governing bodies clarify caddie rule

Governing bodies clarify caddie rule

The Royal & Ancient and United States Golf Association issued clarification on where and when a caddie can stand behind a player who is lining up a shot following two controversial incidents at two different events. 7 Feb 2019
OGILVY: Where the USGA continues to get it wrong

OGILVY: Where the USGA continues to get it wrong

Sitting at home watching the US Open at Shinnecock Hills, the first emotion I felt was envy. I’ve missed the last two championships after playing a ton of them in a row, but 2018 was different from 2017. Apart from a little bit of bruised ego, I wasn’t jealous at all of those who played at Erin Hills last year. It looked like a pretty good one to miss. 29 Aug 2018
John Daly walks after USGA stalls on cart

John Daly walks after USGA stalls on cart

John Daly has reportedly vowed he'll never play in another US Senior Open a day after officials declined to immediately grant him permission to use a cart at this week's championship in Colorado. 27 Jun 2018
The 118th US Open: Tarnished

The 118th US Open: Tarnished

Will the 2018 US Open be remembered for Brooks Koepka’s terrific play, or the latest chapter in USGA course set-up incompetence? 21 Jun 2018
Don't ruin future US Opens, warns Leishman

Don't ruin future US Opens, warns Leishman

Marc Leishman has urged the USGA to take a leaf out of the PGA Tour's book to avoid ruining future US Opens, with a five-star list of upcoming venues including the iconic Pebble Beach. 18 Jun 2018
Mickelson reaches boiling point at Shinnecock

Mickelson reaches boiling point at Shinnecock

Yes folks, it has happened again. Adding another chapter to an already over-long book of farcical happenings at U.S Opens, day three of the 118th version was hijacked by a man who shot 81. 17 Jun 2018