Tag: USGA

Phil Mickelson

Saturday at Shinnecock, a Preventable Disaster

The integrity of the 2018 U.S. Open golf championship is compromised after another disastrous blunder by the United States Golf association (USGA) in regards to the course set up of Shinnecock Hills.

Dustin Johnson of the United States lines up a putt on June 19, 2016 in Oakmont, Pennsylvania

USGA Expresses ‘Regret’ over Handling of Dustin Johnson Penalty

The United States Golf Association stopped short of an apology to Dustin Johnson but issued “regrets” for distracting him by invoking the prospect of a one-stroke penalty without expeditiously resolving the question at the U.S. Open on Sunday.