SAN FRANCISCO – Of the states that have hosted the U.S. Open at least 10 times, California was the last to join the rotation, in 1948 at Riviera.
David would have felt at home against Goliath on the rolling terrain of The Olympic Club.
Giants don’t fare well there. They fall.
The story of golf at Olympic is a tale of two Opens – two of the very best U.S. Opens ever played.
Texas isn’t the birthplace of golf.
It did not even get its American start in the state, but you could make an argument the modern game was crafted and shaped there.