The United States Open kicked off at Torrey Pines in San Diego, California this morning. In a dream trio of the top three golfers in the world, Tiger Woods was matched with Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott.
After the first round, Mickelson shot and even round, Woods finished +1, and Adam Scott finished at +2.
Justin Hicks, in his second US Open, is the current leader at -3.
This major tournament will come to the Philadelphia area on Father’s Day weekend 2013 to play the Merion Golf Club. Merion, as pictured below with Ben Hogan, hosted the US Open in 1950.