Men's golf

June 18, 2017 - 10:37 pm
GOLF-US OPEN Koepka claims first major title by taming Erin Hills ERIN, Wis. (AP) — The scores were low at Erin Hills this weekend, and no one had a lower total that Brooks Koepka (KEHP'-kuh). The 27-year-old Koepka (KEHP'-kuh) earned his first major victory by clowing with a 5-under 67 to win the...
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Rickie Fowler on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 18, 2017 - 10:20 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Rickie Fowler was hoping to wipe away the past. Justin Thomas was hoping to relive it. Neither got what they were looking for Sunday at the U.S. Open. The buddies who shared a house near Erin Hills also shared the misery during a wind-swept final round in which they never got...
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Brooks Koepka reacts on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
June 18, 2017 - 10:14 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Brooks Koepka received a short piece of advice from a valuable source on the eve of the final round at the U.S. Open. Defending champion Dustin Johnson was doing most of the talking. "It was a long phone call for us — it was like two minutes," Koepka said. "But he just said a few...
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Steve Stricker putts on the ninth hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 18, 2017 - 9:43 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Some of the loudest cheers at the U.S. Open were reserved for a guy who never really challenged the leaders. Wisconsin golf fans love home-state favorite Steve Stricker. He had a pretty good final round, too, shooting a 3-under 69 to finish at 5 under for the tournament. His best...
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Rickie Fowler on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 18, 2017 - 9:42 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Rickie Fowler was hoping to wipe away the past. Justin Thomas was hoping to relive it. Neither got what they were looking for Sunday at the U.S. Open. The buddies who shared a house near Erin Hills also shared the misery after a wind-swept final round in which they never got...
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Hideki Matsuyama, of Japan, acknowledges the crowd on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 18, 2017 - 9:25 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — On the last day of the U.S. Open, Hideki Matsuyama was better than everyone else. Better than Brian Harman, Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas and the rest of the congested leaderboard. Just not good enough. Matsuyama shot a 6-under 66 on Sunday to pull within one of the lead, but...
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Brian Harman reacts after missing a birdie putt on the 12th during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Sunday, June 18, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
June 18, 2017 - 9:24 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Brian Harman's chance to become the first left-hander to win the U.S. Open slipped away early on the back nine. He bogeyed the 12th and 13th holes. In the group ahead leader Brooks Koepka didn't slip up. The leader going into the final round Sunday, Harman finished with an even-...
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June 18, 2017 - 8:40 pm
GOLF-US OPEN Koepka claims first major title by taming Erin Hills ERIN, Wis. (AP) — The first Major golf tournament in Wisconsin has produced a first-time major champion. Brooks Koepka (KEHP'-kuh) closed with a 5-under 67 to win the U.S. Open by four strokes over Brian Harman and Hidei Matsuyama (...
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June 18, 2017 - 8:36 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Brooks Koepka traveled around the world to find his game. He found stardom right at home as the U.S. Open champion. Koepka broke away from a tight pack with three straight birdies on the back nine Sunday at Erin Hills and closed with a 5-under 67 to win the U.S. Open for his first...
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June 18, 2017 - 8:34 pm
GOLF-US OPEN Koepka claims first major title by taming Erin Hills ERIN, Wis. (AP) — The first Major golf tournament in Wisconsin has produced a first-time major champion. Brooks Koepka (KEHP'-kuh) closed with a 5-under 67 to win the U.S. Open by four strokes over Brian Harman and Hidei Matsuyama (...
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