Articles by Randall Mell

Jun 16, 2017 4:02 PM ET
Rory McIlroy missed the cut in back-to-back U.S. Opens, but he isn’t blaming Erin Hills. Instead, his competitive rust was to blame. Read More
Jun 15, 2017 9:37 PM ET
Rory McIlroy (78) and Jason Day (79) had a rough time in their opening rounds at Erin Hills on Thursday. McIlroy found the fewest fairways of anyone in the field (five). Read More
Jun 15, 2017 5:16 PM ET
Patrick Reed hopes the grit and nerve he showed in clutch Ryder Cup performances will be there when he needs them in major championships. Read More
Jun 15, 2017 4:43 PM ET
If Sergio Garcia can break through a history of major championship heartache at the Masters, why can’t Lee Westwood at the U.S. Open? Read More
Jun 15, 2017 4:00 PM ET
Rickie Fowler and friends enjoyed a kinder, gentler setup in ideal conditions in the first wave off Thursday morning at Erin Hills. Read More
Jun 14, 2017 6:40 PM ET
Under Mike Davis, the U.S. Open lost some of its identity as a tough but fair test of championship golf. Now Davis and the USGA are trying to return the Open to its previous position. Read More
Jun 13, 2017 5:14 PM ET
Playing in the first U.S. Open conducted in his home state of Wisconsin is a dream come true for Steve Stricker, but he's trying to make sure it doesn't become a nightmare. Read More
Jun 12, 2017 3:17 PM ET
The U.S. Open at Erin Hills could be USGA executive director Mike Davis' defining moment, for better or worse. Read More
Jun 12, 2017 9:46 AM ET
Ariya Jutanugarn officially moved ahead of Lydia Ko to world No. 1 with Monday’s release of the newest Rolex Women’s World Golf Ranking. Read More
Jun 11, 2017 6:57 PM ET
Barring another computer glitch, Ariya Jutanugarn, who defeated Lexi Thompson and In Gee Chun in a playoff Sunday, should overtake Lydia Ko for the No. 1 world ranking. Read More