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SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | Koepka’s golf legacy secured after 2nd straight Open win

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — For a guy who has won all of three PGA Tour events, Brooks Koepka has a golf legacy that already is secure.That’s how it should be for winning back-to-back U.S. Opens. Koepka became the first man to turn that impressive trick in nearly three decades by handling a Shinnecock Hills course … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | Koepka’s golf legacy secured after 2nd straight Open win

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | Dustin Johnson’s US Open hopes fade on back 9

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Dustin Johnson had a four-stroke lead after 36 holes and was still in striking distance heading onto the back nine in the final round of the U.S. Open. Instead of making a move, he lost ground. The 2016 champion three-putted three times on the back nine at Shinnecock Hills, shooting an … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | Dustin Johnson’s US Open hopes fade on back 9

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Strange: Koepka has what it takes to win 3 in a row

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Curtis Strange stood by the 18th green at Shinnecock Hills, working for the TV broadcast and ready to welcome Brooks Koepka into the small fraternity of back-to-back U.S. Open winners. “I’m happy for him. I hope it means as much to him,” said Strange, who won in 1988 and ’89 and … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Strange: Koepka has what it takes to win 3 in a row

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka has the game to win a U.S. Open on any course. One year after Koepka overpowered the wide fairways of Erin Hills in a U.S. Open remembered for low scoring, he navigated his way through the brutal conditions of Shinnecock Hills and closed with a 2-under 68 to become … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | Tough course or easy, Brooks Koepka repeats as US Open champ

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | The Latest: A special Father’s Day at US Open for Parziales

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the US Open (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Happy Father’s Day, Vic Parziale. Now get to work. The retired Brockton, Massachusetts firefighter will be spending the day at the U.S. Open, carrying the bag for his son, Matt, in the final round. Matt Parziale earned a spot in … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y | The Latest: A special Father’s Day at US Open for Parziales

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | USGA apologizes for unfair course in 3rd round of US Open

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — Shinnecock Hills is one of the toughest challenges in golf. The last thing it needs is being turned into an unfair layout. Yet the USGA admitted the course got out of hand Saturday in the third round of the U.S. Open, and apologized for it. Only three players shot under par: co-leaders … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | USGA apologizes for unfair course in 3rd round of US Open

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Johnson in 4-way tie after day of survival at US Open

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The only thing that spared Dustin Johnson from another U.S. Open implosion is that everyone around him suffered on a Shinnecock Hills course that even the USGA conceded got out of hand Saturday afternoon. Daniel Berger and Tony Finau were the exceptions, each posting a 4-under 66 about the time Johnson … Continue reading SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. | Johnson in 4-way tie after day of survival at US Open