Edgerton native Steve Stricker finishes in a tie for 16th at the US Open at Erin Hills
Five players are at least 10-under par at Erin Hills heading into Sunday's final round
Rickie Fowler went low in the first round at Erin Hills on a day when plenty of other players--but not those in the top 10 in the world--were under par
Edgerton native getting set for US Open at Erin Hills later this week.
Edgerton native will play at Erin Hills after winning a sectional-qualifying tournament Monday
Wind wreaked havoc on Gazette sports editor Eric Schmoldt and his foursome at a U.S. Open preview day at Erin Hills, about 35 miles northwest of Milwaukee, this week. Tournament officials believe breezy conditions will also test players when they arrive next month.
The course, just over a decade old, is set to host next month's tournament 35 miles northwest of Milwaukee.
Edgerton native Steve Stricker was not granted an exemption into the June tournament at Erin Hills
Edgerton native in position to win in his Championship Tour debut
Forecasted temperatures in the 50s and 60s will allow local venues the rare chance to open for play in February.