|Friday Jun 17, 2022|
The U.S. Open is certainly living up to its reputation as a championship open to anyone who can qualify. Just look at the first-round leaderboard. Five of the six players tied for second or better, including leader Adam Hadwin, of Canada, earned spots into this week's field via Final Qualifying. The only player already qualified for the 122nd U.S. Open was Rory McIlroy, whose 3-under-par 67, has him and four others a stroke behind Hadwin. The last player who made the field via Final Qualifying and went on to win was Lucas Glover in 2009.
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Announced: By the Legends Tour, an agreement with British golf shoe brand Royal Albartross to become the tour's footwear partner. Royal Albartross will help support the Tour and its popular Alliance Series and Celebrity Series with a three-year commitment until 2024.
Introduced: By Adidas Golf, its CodeChaos 22 golf shoe in limited-edition and exclusive colorways to start and in-line colorways to follow. Initially introduced in 2020, Adidas has expanded its TwistGrip technology to across the heel, forefoot and higher on the sidewall wraps. The footwear will be available in both laced and BOA models for men and women, alongside a junior BOA model. All models and colorways will be available beginning June 24.
"There are more bogeys in the last nine holes of the U.S. Open than in any other tournament in God's creation."
The Massachusetts-based apparel manufacturer, based about 60 miles south of this week's championship in Brookline, has been an innovative presence at USGA championships since 1998
United States Golf Association: U.S. Open
Site: The Country Club, Brookline, Massachusetts | GCSAA Fact Sheet
Television: Today, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (USA Network), 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. (NBC); Saturday, noon to 8 p.m. (NBC); Sunday, noon to 7 p.m. (NBC).
LPGA Tour: LPGA Meijer Classic
Site: Blythefield Country Club, Belmont, Michigan | GCSAA Fact Sheet
Television: Today-Sunday, 3-6 p.m. (Golf Channel).
22-23: LPGA Leadership Academy, Saginaw, Mich. | Info
1-2: LPGA Leadership Academy, Newcastle, Wash. | Info
23-25: Golf Business Conference, Orlando, Fla.
24-27: PGA Show, Orlando, Fla. | Info
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