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US Open at a glance

Jun. 19, 2021 22:37 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A look at the third round Saturday of the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines: LEADING: Mackenzie Hughes (68), Louis Oosthuizen (70) and Russell Henley (71) at 5-under 208. CHASING: Rory McIlroy and Bryson DeChambeau were two shots behind. ...

DeChambeau within reach of second straight U.S. Open

Jun. 19, 2021 22:33 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau's bid to repeat as U.S. Open champion nearly derailed in an opening round filled with wild drives and shoddy irons. The brawny golf-ball bruiser gathered himself late in that round, used a dreamy swing thought to play better in the...

The eagle lands at Torrey Pines for Oosthuizen, Hughes

Jun. 19, 2021 22:22 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The eagle putts looked familiar for a Saturday at Torrey Pines in June, even with Tiger Woods nowhere in sight. Mackenzie Hughes watched his 60-foot eagle putt from the back of the green to the front on the par-5 13th slide into the cup. Louis...

Mike Davis takes break as CEO to be US Open caddie

Jun. 19, 2021 21:53 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mike Davis is retiring at the end of the month as CEO of the USGA, and his stress level is at a low point for the U.S. Open. For starters, he has been seen wearing tennis shoes his week. And on Saturday, he was wearing a caddie bib. Davis went 18 holes...

The key hole in the 3rd round of the US Open

Jun. 19, 2021 21:28 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A look at the key hole Saturday in the third round of the U.S. Open at Torrey Pines: HOLE: 18 YARDAGE: 533 PAR: 5 STROKE AVERAGE: 4.59 RANK: 18 KEY...

The Latest: Trio leads the U.S. Open after three rounds

Jun. 19, 2021 21:24 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local): 6:25 p.m. There's a three-way tie after three rounds of the U.S. Open. An already-wild ride looks to get even more interesting at Torrey Pines. Luis Oosthuizen...

Column: McIlroy eating well, and playing even better

Jun. 19, 2021 21:15 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — His biggest fans peered down from above as Rory McIlroy’s long eagle putt from the back of the 18th green stopped within tap-in range for a closing birdie. Erica Stoll clapped as best she could for her husband while holding their young daughter on the hotel balcony and...

US Open Round 2: Bland, Henley surprise leaders at Torrey

Jun. 19, 2021 15:45 PM EDT

Raise your hand if you had a guy named Bland sharing the 36-hole lead on your U.S. Open bingo card. Now put it down. Even he didn’t. The 48-year-old Englishman -- first name, Richard -- won the first tournament of a not-so-distinguished European Tour career at the...

A glance at the second round of the US Open

Jun. 18, 2021 23:15 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — LEADING: Russell Henley and 48-year-old Richard Brand, both at 5 under 137. JUST BEHIND: Louis Oosthuizen and Matthew Wolff, a shot back at 138. Bubba Watson and Jon Rahm were at 3-under 139. LEAVING: Webb Simpson missed the cut,...

Matthew Wolff finding his groove again at US Open

Jun. 18, 2021 23:12 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Matthew Wolff had a long layoff before arriving at Torrey Pines to play one of the stiffest tests in golf. He showed up with no expectations. Keep playing like this and he could leave with the U.S. Open trophy. His swing and mind...