The Latest: Scheffler low pledge during US Open

ERIN, Wis. — The Latest on a U.S. Open (all times local):

5:19 p.m.

Scottie Scheffler is a low pledge for this year’s U.S. Open.

The 20-year-old Scheffler, who plays for a University of Texas, finished during 1-under 287. He also played in a U.S. Open final year during Oakmont and missed a cut.

Cameron Champ was a lowest pledge streamer into a final round, though he finished with a 4-over 76 to dump behind to even standard for a tournament.

Scheffler birdied No. 18 for a 1-over 73 in a final round.


5:04 p.m.

Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman are tied for a U.S. Open lead streamer to a final partial of a final round.

Koepka had a one-stroke lead before he bogeyed No. 10 to dump behind to 13 under. Rickie Fowler and Hideki Matsuyama are tied for third during 11 under.

Koepka is personification with Tommy Fleetwood, one organisation brazen of Harman and Justin Thomas.

Fleetwood is 10 under.


4:41 p.m.

The competition for low pledge during a U.S. Open is down to Cameron Champ’s final dual holes.

Champ and Scottie Scheffler are tied during 1 under. Champ is 3 over in a final turn with dual holes to play.

The 20-year-old Scheffler birdied No. 18 to finish off a 1-over 73.

Scheffler plays for a University of Texas, and Champ plays for Texas AM.


4:06 p.m.

Fresh off his record-breaking third round, Justin Thomas is acrobatics down a leaderboard during a U.S. Open.

Thomas bogeyed 3 of his initial 5 holes to dump behind to 8 under. He went from a tie for second during a commencement of a day to a tie for sixth.

It was a most opposite stage than Saturday, when Thomas matched a vital record with a 63. Thomas’ 9-under 63 also pennyless Johnny Miller’s U.S. Open record for low turn in propinquity to par.


3:38 p.m.

Brooks Koepka is perplexing for his initial vital title, and he is off to a plain start in a final turn of a U.S. Open.

Koepka birdied his initial dual holes to get to 13 under. Brian Harman, who had a lead entrance into a day, done a prolonged birdie putt on No. 3 to join Koepka on top.

Rickie Fowler is 1 underneath by 4 holes and tied for third with Tommy Fleetwood during 11 under.

Koepka tied for 13th in final year’s Open during Oakmont. Harman missed a cut in his prior dual U.S. Opens.


2:59 p.m.

The leaders are on a march during a U.S. Open.

Brian Harman and Justin Thomas were a final players to tee off during Erin Hills. They any strike their initial shot into a rough.

Harman was on tip during 12 underneath entrance into a day. Thomas, Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood were one shot back.

Koepka birdied No. 1 to pierce into a tie with Harman for a tip spot.


2:20 p.m.

Jordan Spieth’s small sister was seeking some-more than he could broach during Erin Hills.

Spieth says he asked Ellie on Saturday night what she wanted him to do in a final turn of a U.S. Open. She suspicion for a second and replied, “16 birdies.”

Spieth non-stop with a birdie on No. 1 and pronounced to his caddie, “Fifteen more.” And afterwards he done birdie on a subsequent hole. Two down, 14 to go.

Three pars later, it was all over.

Spieth had a large laugh on his face recounting a story. Smiles are singular during a U.S. Open when a actor finishes before a leaders tee off. Then again, Spieth has always pronounced Ellie is a funniest member of a family.


1:50 p.m.

Jordan Spieth has finished his U.S. Open on a high note.

The fifth-ranked actor in a universe strike a 4-foot birdie putt on a par-5 18th for a 69 on Sunday. He ends his weekend during Erin Hills during 1 over.

Spieth is good off a lead of 12 underneath hold by Brian Harman. But Spieth competence take some positives relocating brazen from his final turn after carrying an up-and-down weekend.

Spieth had a good day deliberation how a winds have picked adult during Erin Hills. He was one of usually 9 golfers underneath par, with a leaders set to tee of after Sunday.


1:10 p.m.

The 18th hole during Erin Hills has a special dwindle for a final turn of a U.S. Open.

The dwindle commemorates a late Arnold Palmer’s win during a 1960 U.S. Open during Cherry Hills. It facilities a conformation of Palmer in mid-stride, tossing his visor in a air. Palmer shot a 65 after going into a final turn trailing by 7 shots.

Brian Harman is a personality during Erin Hills. He tees off after on Sunday. Harman has a one-shot lead over Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood.


12:35 p.m.

Jordan Spieth strike substantially one of a best tee shots he has done all weekend during a U.S. Open.

With a floating breeze floating opposite Erin Hills, Spieth’s initial shot during a par-3 13th hole landed about 5 feet from a flag. He putted for birdie to pierce to 2 underneath for a day and 2 over for a tournament.

The world’s fifth-ranked actor is good off a lead. Spieth has pronounced that he feels that he is distinguished a turn well, though that he is perplexing to get some-more unchanging on and around a greens.

Brian Harman has a one-shot advantage during 12 underneath atop a swarming leaderboard. He tees off after Sunday.


12:12 p.m.

Tom Kite knows a small something about formidable conditions for a final turn of a U.S. Open.

Kite shot even-par 72 in floating winds in 1992 during Pebble Beach, winning by dual strokes over Jeff Sluman. The final-round normal was 77.2, and 20 players shot in a 80s.

Kite says it looks as if a conditions during Erin Hills “are going to be a lot some-more challenging,” though he doesn’t consider it will demeanour like what happened 25 years ago. Kite says “I don’t expect this being a bloodletting.”

Brian Harman had a lead during 12 underneath entrance into a day. Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood are tied for second, one shot back.


11:58 a.m.

Players are on a march for a final turn of a U.S. Open in stormy conditions during Erin Hills.

The breeze is gusting adult to 25 mph with a foresee job for it to go as high as 30 mph in a afternoon when a leaders tee off.

Later today, Brian Harman, who is during 12 under, will take a one-shot lead over Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood into a final round.

Rickie Fowler, who is dual shots back, pronounced after his turn Saturday that he was anticipating a breeze would collect adult to make a march tougher.

Of a 24 players on a march early, usually dual are underneath standard for a day — William McGirt and Jordan Spieth. Spieth done birdies on a initial dual holes, both of that are personification downwind.

Nobody in a tip 16 on a leaderboard has won a major.

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