Pinehurst

PINEHURST, NC - JUNE 22:  Michelle Wie of the United States lines up a putt with her caddie Duncan French on the 15th green during the final round of the 69th U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2, on June 22, 2014 in Pinehurst, North Carolina.  (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Wie Claims First Major With Two-Shot Win At Women’s Open

The road Michelle Wie took to a U.S. Women’s Open title was unlike any other, and suddenly insignificant. Whether this was a long time coming was the least of her cares.

06/23/2014

Lucy Li, 11, chooses her club for her second shot at the par-four 16th hole with her caddie Bryan Bush during the first round of the 69th U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2 on June 19, 2014. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

11-Year-Old Lucy Li Needs Big Day To Make Cut At U.S. Women’s Open

Stacy Lewis has the early edge at Pinehurst No. 2. But so far, the conversation at this year’s Women’s Open has centered around 11-year-old Lucy Li.

06/20/2014

Martin Kaymer of Germany celebrates in front of the leaderboard after winning the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2, on June 15, 2014. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Liguori: Martin Kaymer Dominates Wire-To-Wire To Win U.S. Open

Kaymer ran away with the U.S. Open title this weekend, showing off an impressive all-around game, clutch putting, poise and composure.

06/16/2014

PINEHURST, NC - JUNE 14: Martin Kaymer of Germany lines up his putt on the 15th green during the third round of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2 on June 14, 2014 in Pinehurst, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Kaymer Protects Lead On Tough Day At Pinehurst

Not even Martin Kaymer was immune from a Pinehurst No. 2 course that restored the reputation of a U.S. Open.

06/14/2014

Martin Kaymer of Germany hits an approach shot during the second round of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2 on June 13, 2014 in Pinehurst, North Carolina. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Liguori: Kaymer’s First Two Rounds At U.S. Open A Thing Of Beauty

To put two straight rounds of 65 together on this course, in this major, is quite remarkable.

06/14/2014

Phil Mickelson plays a shot from the rough on the 12th hole during the first round of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2 on June 12, 2014 in Pinehurst, North Carolina. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Liguori: No Distractions For Mickelson, So He Says, As Quest For U.S. Open Title Continues

Phil Mickelson has finished as a runner-up in the U.S. Open six times. Could this be the tournament he finally captures to complete a career Grand Slam?

06/13/2014

Luke Guthrie chips onto the green during a practice round prior to the start of the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club, Course No. 2, on June 9, 2014. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Liguori: Brilliant Short Game Will Determine U.S. Open Champ At Pinehurst

What, no ankle-deep rough? What kind of U.S. Open is this? A course with no tall, gnarly rough seems almost unheard of.

06/12/2014

The statue of Payne Stewart at Pinehurst. (Photo by Ann Liguori/WFAN)

Liguori: Memory Of Payne Stewart Permeates Pinehurst, U.S. Open

It seems like just yesterday when I was here, in 1999, when Stewart won an electrifying U.S. Open. Four months later, Stewart and five others perished in a plane crash.

06/11/2014