June 27, 1988 | Jaime Diaz
Ever since Francis Ouimet topped his first drive at the 1913 U.S. Open, winning the national championship at The Country Club has required a long, rocky climb to the bright yellow clubhouse. While only 28 of the 88...
June 18, 1979
Golf Ghosts Aplenty will be walking at Inverness during the U.S. Open. Harry Vardon played his last major U.S. tournament on the Toledo course, and both Bobby Jones and Jack Nicklaus played their first Opens there....
November 22, 1965 | Peter Finney
There was this handsome man in knickerbockers coming toward me on the gravel path leading to the St. Andrews course," said George Turpie, reaching back to recall a meeting before the 1895 British Open.
November 29, 1999 | Rick Reilly
SEPTEMBER 18-20, 1913: FRANCIS OUIMET WINS THE U.S. OPEN
September 03, 1956 | Bernard Darwin
especially for SPORTS ILLUSTRATED
Every game has its intense moments which fix themselves forever in the memory.
To the swifter-moving games belong those instants of victory or defeat which
pass almost as...