Men's golf

Rory Mcilroy, of Ireland, makes his way to the 12th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
June 16, 2017 - 8:36 am
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Health officials say E. coli bacteria have been found in a drinking water station at Erin Hills golf course where the U.S. Open is underway, but there have been no reports of illness. The Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department identified the bacteria in a water sample taken...
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Rory Mcilroy, of Ireland, makes his way to the 12th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
June 16, 2017 - 8:20 am
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Health officials say E. coli bacteria have been found in a drinking water station at Erin Hills golf course where the U.S. Open is underway, but there have been no reports of illness. The Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department identified the bacteria in a water sample taken...
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June 16, 2017 - 8:15 am
Thursday At Erin Hills Erin, Wis. Purse: $12 million Yardage: 7,741; Par 72 (36-36) First Round a-denotes amateur Rickie Fowler 33-32-65 Paul Casey 32-34-66 Xander Schauffele 32-34-66 Brian Harman 35-32-67 Tommy Fleetwood 34-33-67 Brooks Koepka 34-33-67 Patrick Reed 36-32-68 Kevin Na 35-33-68 Marc...
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Rickie Fowler reacts after his birdie on the12th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 16, 2017 - 8:04 am
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — The USGA wants to get away from references of the U.S. Open being the toughest test in golf, preferring instead the "ultimate test." The question is whether Erin Hills delivered either in the opening round. Rickie Fowler never came seriously close to a bogey on his way to a 7-...
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June 16, 2017 - 6:30 am
US OPEN Fowler leads US Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Open. Fowler is atop the leaderboard following a 7-under 65 that included seven birdies and no bogeys. He birdied three straight holes while making the...
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June 16, 2017 - 3:45 am
US OPEN Fowler leads US Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Open. Fowler is atop the leaderboard following a 7-under 65 that included seven birdies and no bogeys. He birdied three straight holes while making the...
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June 16, 2017 - 12:52 am
US OPEN Fowler leads US Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Open. Fowler is atop the leaderboard following a 7-under 65 that included seven birdies and no bogeys. He birdied three straight holes while making the...
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June 15, 2017 - 10:24 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — A look at the key hole Thursday in the first round of the U.S. Open: HOLE: 6. YARDAGE: 208. PAR: 3. STROKE AVERAGE: 3.385. RANK: 1. KEY FACT: Even though it played downwind most of the day, only four players made birdies, including Paul Casey, who finished one shot off the lead,...
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Rickie Fowler hits from the 13th tee during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
June 15, 2017 - 10:07 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Erin Hills played like a pushover for a U.S. Open. Check out the score of Rickie Fowler, who matched the U.S. Open scoring record to par for the opening round with a 7-under 65. Right behind him were 43 other players who broke par, breaking a championship record that had stood for...
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A blimp crashes during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, near Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. An official with the company operating the advertising blimp at the U.S. Open said the pilot is "OK" after the craft crashed but that he was taken to a hospital. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
June 15, 2017 - 9:43 pm
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — A small blimp crashed near the U.S. Open on Thursday, seriously injuring the pilot and grabbing the attention of fans and golfers alike as they watched the fiery, smoking craft fall from the sky into an open field. Sheriff's officials said the pilot was the only one on board. He...
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