Merion Golf Club
In June, the storied course at Merion became the center of the golf world with the arrival of the U.S. Open.
Life near the Merion Golf Club is slowly returning to normal after Sunday night’s conclusion of the US Open.
It’s safe to say no father and son were more excited to be at the US Open then Bill and Michael Weaver.
Phil Mickelson shot an even-par 70 Saturday, including three birdies on the back nine, for a 1-under 209 total at Merion Golf Club.
If you can’t make it out to Merion for the U.S Open, you can still get the Open experience in Philadelphia. This weekend, Independence Hall is hosting the Merion Experience.
Even for Phil Mickelson, his path to the top of the leaderboard Thursday in the U.S. Open was unconventional.
The rains moved out and the fans moved in, at the U.S. Open at Merion.
Getting to and from the U.S. Open is a bit of a challenge but Septa is getting high marks from spectators who are flocking to mass transit to get there.
Officials say a parking area will be closed for the remainder of the U.S. Open due to projected weather conditions.
“I might as well get in on the action,” says John Lloyd, sitting in a folding chair outside his Wynnewood Road house
This is the fifth U.S. Open that Merion Golf Club has hosted but neighbors and officials say they’ve never seen an event like this one.
The U.S. Open is underway in Merion and there are many members of the area medical community present to attend to any emergencies that arise, either with the athletes or spectators.
Ticket sellers say the interest in this year’s tournament is like nothing they’ve ever experienced before with the U.S. Open.
In between downpours, fans walked the muddy trails to see golf at its best.
The 113th U.S. Open Golf Championship is slated to be played at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore from June 13 – 16 — the first time since 1981 that the tournament hits our area.