Coli bacteria found in drinking water at US Open

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  • Paul Casey battles back into contention at US Open but Rory Mc Ilroy misses cut

His father Gerry, who has been in the golf industry for almost four decades, said over the phone this week that as a 17-year-old, his son's ball-striking was a good as any player in the world. The pristine Erin Hills will soak, and players will fall by the wayside because of it. But Casey's momentum ran into the buffers on the next hole, when he twice found the thick rough and had to settle for a bogey five to drop back to 6-under.

"A lot of guys were supporting me out here", Na said of his fellow players. "I hit enough fairways today to shoot a good score". And you also know that McIlroy came back the next day with a 1-iron stinger that had Na's name on it, even though he didn't mention him by name. He loved Erin Hills, a course with wide fairways between the knee-high fescue that he figured would allow him to attack. He's Canada's best golfer, and he has the weekend at the U.S. Open to reach yet another goal in his surging career.

Leishman is three behind Fowler's lead and is on track for his best finish at the US Open (his previous best has been 18th) and perhaps something even more special.

"It is always cool to be part of some sort of history in golf", Fowler said.

McIlroy and Jason Day never recovered from theirs.

Most weird about this day was that as many amateurs broke par as top 10 players in the world - two apiece.

Spain's Sergio Garcia, who finally made the breakthrough for his first major at this year's Masters, had a solid start, shooting a 2-under 70.

ERIN-Golf isn't supposed to be as stress-free as Rickie Fowler made it look Thursday.

While Fowler tied for the lowest ever first round score in relation to par at seven-under, Johnson, Spieth, Day and McIlroy all had days to forget.

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"I'd like to think if someone else is making birdies, it means they're out there", Casey said. I like classic US Open courses but this is different. Dalke bogeyed the first two holes on the front nine and three of the first five on the back.

Phil Mickelson had to withdraw from the event after realizing he wouldn't arrive on time.

Rescue personnel arrived within three minutes and began CPR, the sheriff's office said.

"I was teeing off and I looked up and saw it on fire, and I felt sick to my stomach", Jamie Lovemark said.

Meanwhile, the pilot of a blimp that crashed Thursday morning just east of the golf course reportedly remains in serious condition.

Paul Casey and Xander Schauffele were one shot back, with Brian Harman, Tommy Fleetwood and Brooks Koepka another shot behind at 5 under. Casey eagled the Par-5, 608-yard first hole and tallied six birdies.

(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). Brendan Steele hits a drive on the fifth hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. "I missed one fairway, one green and that was the double bogey (on the 12th)".

The Open, one of golf's four majors, opened play Thursday at the course in Erin, Wisconsin. Length wasn't the issue. One example of that was Fowler hitting 3-wood into the green on the 632-yard 18th hole, with a breeze at his back.

"He was able to get out of the gondola and he was probably five to 10 feet away trying to crawl away".


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