UNITED STATES GOLF ASSOCIATION
Site: Pebble Beach, Calif.
Course: Pebble Beach Golf Links. Yardage: 7,075. Par: 71.
Purse: $12.5 million. Winner's share: $2.25 million.
Television (all times EDT): Thursday-Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (FS1), 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (FOX); Saturday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. (FOX); Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (FOX).
Defending champion: Brooks Koepka.
Last year: Koepka finished at 1-over 281 for a one-shot victory over Tommy Fleetwood at Shinnecock Hills.
Notes: This is the sixth U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, dating to Jack Nicklaus winning in 1972. ... Koepka is trying to become the first player since Willie Anderson in 1905 to win three straight U.S. Opens. Only five other players had a chance, most recently Curtis Strange in 1990. ... Tiger Woods won his first U.S. Open at Pebble Beach in 2000 by 15 shots, a major championship record. ... Phil Mickelson is a five-time winner of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, most recently in February. ... Woods, Nicklaus and Ben Hogan are the only players to win a PGA Tour event and a U.S. Open on the same course in the same year. ... Mickelson lacks only the U.S. Open to complete the career Grand Slam. The other two majors also had players trying for the career slam — Rory McIlroy at the Masters and Jordan Spieth at the PGA Championship. ... McIlroy last week became the first two-time PGA Tour winner this year. Matt Kuchar and Xander Schauffele won in the fall portion of the season.
Next year: Winged Foot.
MEIJER LPGA CLASSIC
Site: Grand Rapids, Mich.
Course: Blythefield CC. Yardage: 6,624. Par: 72.
Purse: $2 million. Winner's share: $300,000.
Television: Thursday, 12:30-4:30 p.m. (Golf Channel); Friday, 12:30-3:30 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday 1-4 p.m. (Golf Channel); Sunday, 2-5 p.m. (Golf Channel).
Defending champion: So Yeon Ryu.
Last week: Lexi Thompson won the ShopRite LPGA Classic.
Race to CME Globe leader: Jin Young Ko.
Notes: The tournament began in 2014. ... So Yeon Ryu and Brooke Henderson finished at 21-under 267 each of the last two years. ... Lexi Thompson's victory in the ShopRite Classic gives her at least one victory in each of the last seven years on the LPGA Tour. ... Thompson becomes the third player this year to top the $1 million mark on the LPGA Tour. U.S. Women's Open champion Jeongeun Lee6 remains atop the money list with over $1.5 million, with $1 million of that from the Women's Open. ... Thompson was only the second American to win this year. The other was Nelly Korda at the Australian Women's Open the third week of the season. ... Sei Young Kim is the only player among the five past champions not in the field. The others player are Ryu, Henderson, Thompson and Mirim Lee. ... The LPGA Tour plays its third major championship next week at Hazeltine, site of a Ryder Cup, two PGA Championships and two U.S. Opens.
Next week: KPMG Women's PGA Championship.
LINCOLN LAND CHAMPIONSHIP
Site: Springfield, Ill.
Course: Panther Creek CC. Yardage: 7,244. Par: 72.
Purse: $550,000. Winner's share: $99,000.
Defending champion: Anders Albertson.
Last week: Rhein Gibson won the BMW Charity Pro-Am.
Points leader: Robby Shelton.
Next week: Wichita Open.
Last week: Rory McIlroy won the RBC Canadian Open.
Next week: Travelers Championship.
FedEx Cup leader: Matt Kuchar.
Last week: Thongchai Jaidee and Phachara Khongwhatmai (Thailand) won the GolfSixes Cascais.
Next week: BMW International Open.
Race to Dubai leader: Kevin Kisner.
PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS
Last week: Scott McCarron won the MasterCard Japan Championship.
Next week: American Family Insurance Championship.
Charles Schwab Cup leader: Scott McCarron.
Symetra Tour: The Forsyth Classic, Hickory Point GC, Decatur, Ill. Defending champion: Isa Gabsa. Online: www.symetratour.com
Mackenzie Tour: GolfBC Championship, Gallagher's Canyon G & CC, Kelowna, British Columbia. Defending champion: George Cunningham. Online: www.pgatour.com/canada
PGA Tour China: Suzhou Open, Jinji Lake GC, Suzhou, China. Defending champion: New event. Online: www.pgatour.com/china
Korean LPGA: Kia Motors Korea Women's Open, Bears Best CheongNa, Incheon, South Korea. Defending champion: Ji-hyun Oh. Online: www.klpga.co.kr
Japan LPGA: Suntory Ladies Open, Rokko International GC, Hyogo, Japan. Defending champion: Misuzu Narita. Online: www.lpga.or.jp