June 20, 1999.
We still miss you, Payne.
Pinehurst caddie Bryan Bush is on the bag for perhaps the biggest story in the early going for the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open – 11-year-old sensation Lucy Li. Watch as Bush takes us inside the ropes with the emerging star.
A simple fact is the U.S. Women’s Open does not draw as much attention as the men’s U.S. Open Championship.
But, listen…the Women’s Open might be even better.
Here are a few reasons:
Watch a time lapse of the entire final round of the 2014 U.S. Open at the 18th green of Pinehurst No. 2.
Note: View in an expanded screen, and watch for champion Martin Kaymer’s open hands celebration, which was caught by our time lapse camera. And check out the looping Goodyear blimp.
The Fayetteville Observer’s Stephen Schramm has a wonderful column about Pinehurst Resort head golf professional Shannon Scott, who proves that women’s golf at Pinehurst will continue to thrive long after the 2014 U.S. Women’s Open completes play this weekend. We encourage you read the entire column here, but here a couple of notable pullouts:
Scott says many U.S. Women’s Open players have shown a huge interest in Scott’s position at Pinehurst: