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U.S. Open Championship Facts and Stats
(Complete through 2011 Championship)

From The Sports Network
 PlayerNo. of OpensNo. of RoundsTop FiveTop 10Top 25Scr. Avg.
Rory McIlroy 3 10 1 2 2 70.20
Tiger Woods 16 59 7 8 13 71.18
Phil Mickelson 21 80 7 9 11 72.11
Ernie Els 19 68 6 8 11 72.15
Sergio Garcia 12 44 2 4 8 72.27
Dustin Johnson 4 16 0 1 2 72.31
Tom Watson 31 112 6 11 16 72.33
Lee Westwood 12 44 3 4 7 72.43
Curtis Strange 22 75 5 5 10 72.45
Steve Stricker 16 60 2 3 8 72.48
Jim Furyk 17 64 5 5 8 72.50
Colin Montgomerie 16 59 4 5 7 72.51
Nick Faldo 18 63 4 5 8 72.52
Martin Kaymer 4 14 0 1 1 72.57
Jack Nicklaus 44 160 11 18 22 72.59
Hunter Mahan 6 18 0 1 3 72.61
Tom Lehman 18 60 4 5 8 72.63
Retief Goosen 14 46 2 2 7 72.63
Graeme McDowell 6 24 1 1 3 72.71
Greg Norman 19 63 3 5 7 72.81
Charl Schwartzel 5 18 0 1 2 72.94
Bubba Watson 5 16 1 1 2 72.94
Padraig Harrington 14 48 2 4 5 72.96
Geoff Ogilvy 8 26 1 2 2 73.12
Angel Cabrera 12 44 1 2 4 73.14
Lucas Glover 6 18 1 1 1 73.17
Lee Janzen 19 60 2 3 6 73.22
Luke Donald 8 27 0 0 2 73.22
Justin Rose 6 16 1 2 2 73.25
Corey Pavin 24 70 1 3 8 73.37
Matt Kuchar 9 26 0 1 3 73.46
Arnold Palmer 32 115 10 13 18 73.55
Tom Kite 33 114 2 4 9 73.57
Michael Campbell 13 34 1 1 2 75.15
All-Time Money List
 Player (Times Won)EventsMoney
Tiger Woods (3) 16 $5,524,463
Phil Mickelson 21 3,499,989
Jim Furyk (1) 17 2,753,227
Retief Goosen (2) 14 2,605,641
Ernie Els (2) 19 2,463,803
Angel Cabrera (1) 12 1,757,398
Graeme McDowell (1) 6 1,656,167
Rory McIlroy (1) 3 1,594,601
Geoff Ogilvy (1) 8 1,491,684
Payne Stewart (2) 16 1,455,947
Lee Westwood 12 1,431,957
Lucas Glover (1) 6 1,410,180
Sergio Garcia 12 1,350,651
Michael Campbell (1) 13 1,298,115
Colin Montgomerie 15 1,262,929
Davis Love III 21 1,215,955
Lee Janzen (2) 18 1,176,770
Steve Stricker 16 973,464
Padraig Harrington 14 928,865
Jason Day 1 865,000
Tom Lehman 18 844,392
David Toms 15 770,471
Corey Pavin 24 758,742
Tom Kite (1) 33 625,153
Nick Faldo 18 623,271
Curtis Strange (2) 22 609,117
 Youngest Champions
John McDermott (19 Yrs/10 Mnths/4 Days - 1911)
Francis Ouimet (20 yrs/4 Mnths/11 Days - 1913)
Gene Sarazen (20 Yrs/3 Mnths/19 Days - 1922)
John McDermott (20 Yrs/11 Mnths/21 Days - 1912)
 Oldest Champions
Hale Irwin (45 Yrs/0 Mnths/15 Days - 1990)
Ray Floyd (43 Yrs/9 Mnths/11 Days - 1986)
Edward Ray (43 Yrs/4 Mnths/16 Days - 1920)
Julius Boros (43 Yrs/3 Mnths/20 Days - 1963)
 Youngest Competitors
15 Yrs/5 Mnths/7 Days - Tadd Fujikawa, 2006
15 Yrs/11 Mnths/27 Days - Tyrell Garth, 1941
 Most Victories
Willie Anderson - 4 (1901, 03-05)
Robert Tyre Jones - 4 (1923, 26, 29-30)
Ben Hogan - 4 (1948, 50-51, 53)
Jack Nicklaus - 4 (1962, 67, 72, 80)
Hale Irwin - 3 (1974, 79, 90)
Tiger Woods - 3 (2000, 2002, 2008)
15 Players with - 2
 Most Times Runner-Up
Phil Mickelson - 5 (1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2009)
Sam Snead - 4 (1937, 1947, 1949, 1953)
Robert Tyre Jones - 4 (1922, 1924-25, 1928)
Arnold Palmer - 4 (1962-63, 1966-67)
Jack Nicklaus - 4 (1960, 1968, 1971, 1982)
Alex Smith - 3 (1898, 1901, 1905)
Tom McNamara - 3 (1909, 1912, 1915)
Colin Montgomerie - 3 (1994, 1997, 2006)
 Top Five Finishes
Jack Nicklaus 11
Willie Anderson 11
Alex Smith 10
Walter Hagen 10
Ben Hogan 10
Arnold Palmer 10
Robert T. Jones 9
Gene Sarazen 9
Julius Boros 9
 Top 10 Finishes
Jack Nicklaus 18
Walter Hagen 16
Ben Hogan 15
 Top 25 Finishes
Jack Nicklaus 22
Sam Snead 21
Walter Hagen 20
 Oldest To Make Cut
Sam Snead, 1973 - 61
Tom Watson, 2010 - 60
Jack Nicklaus, 1998 - 58
Dutch Harrison, 1967 - 57
Jack Nicklaus, 1997 - 57
Sam Snead, 1969 - 57
 Consecutive Top-Five Finishes
Robert T. Jones, Jr. (1921-26) - 6
Willie Anderson (1901-06) - 6
Alex Smith (1905-10) - 5
Willie Smith (1898-1902) - 5
Three players with - 4
 Four Subpar Rounds, Same U.S. Open Championship
Sam Snead - (1947) -- 72-70-70-70-70 (includes playoff round)
Billy Casper - (1966) -- 69-68-73-68-69 (includes playoff round) - Won
Lee Trevino - (1978) -- 69-68-69-69
Tony Jacklin - (1970) -- 71-70-70-70 - Won
Lee Janzen - (1993) -- 67-67-69-69 - Won
Curtis Strange - (1994) -- 70-70-70-70
Rory McIlroy - (2011) -- 65-66-68-69 - Won
Robert Garrigus - (2011) -- 70-70-68-70
 Consecutive Top-Ten Finishes
Stewart Gardner (1900-06) 7
Robert T. Jones Jr. (1920-26) 7
Ben Hogan (1950-56) 7
 Consecutive Top-Twenty-Five Finishes
Walter Hagen (1913-16, 1919-33) 19
 Winner of U.S. Open and Masters (15)
Gene Sarazen (1922, 1932 Opens; 1935 Masters)
Byron Nelson (1939 Open; 1937, 1942 Masters)
Ralph Guldahl (1937, 1938 Opens; 1939 Masters)
*Craig Wood (1941 Open; 1941 Masters)
*Ben Hogan (1948, 1950, 1951, 1953 Opens; 11951, 1953 Masters)
Cary Middlecoff (1949, 1956 Opens; 1955 Masters)
*Arnold Palmer (1960 Open; 1958, 1960, 1962, 1964 Masters)
Gary Player (1965 Open; 1961, 1974, 1978 Masters)
*Jack Nicklaus (1962, 1967, 1972, 1980 Opens; 63, 65-66, 72, 75, 86 Masters)
Billy Casper (1959, 1966 Opens; 1970 Masters)
Tom Watson (1982 Open; 1977, 1981 Masters)
Fuzzy Zoeller (1984 Open; 1979 Masters)
Raymond Floyd (1986 Open; 1976 Masters)
*Tiger Woods (2000, 2002, 2008 Opens; 1997, 2001, 2002, 2005 Masters)
Angel Cabrera (2007 Open, 2009 Masters)
* - Won both in same year
 Winner of U.S. and British Opens (17)
Harry Vardon (1900 U.S.; 1896,1898, 1899, 1903, 1911, 1914 British)
Ted Ray (1920 U.S.; 1912 British)
Jim Barnes (1921 U.S.; 1925 British)
Walter Hagen (1914, 1919 U.S.; 1922, 1924, 1928, 1929 British)
*Robert T Jones (1923, 1926, 1929, 1930 U.S.; 1926, 1927, 1930 British)
Tommy Armour (1927 U.S.; 1931 British)
*Gene Sarazen (1922, 1932 U.S.; 1932 British)
*Ben Hogan (1948, 1950, 1951, 1953 U.S.; 1953 British)
Arnold Palmer (1960 U.S.; 1961, 1962 British)
Gary Player (1965 U.S.; 1959, 1968, 1974 British)
Jack Nicklaus (1962, 1967, 1972, 1980 U.S.; 1966, 1970, 1978 British)
Tony Jacklin (1970 U.S.; 1969 British)
*Lee Trevino (1968, 1971 U.S.; 1971, 1972 British)
Johnny Miller (1973 U.S.; 1976 British)
*Tom Watson (1982 U.S.; 1975, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1983 British)
*Tiger Woods (2000, 2002, 2008 U.S; 2000, 2005, 2006 British)
Ernie Els (1994, 1997, U.S; 2002 British)
* - Won both in same year
 Winner of U.S. Open and PGA Championship (17)
Jim Barnes (1921 Open; 1916, 1919 PGAs)
Walter Hagen (1914, 1919 Opens; 1921, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927 PGAs)
*Gene Sarazen (1922, 1932 Opens; 1922, 1923, 1933 PGAs)
Tommy Armour (1927 Open; 1930 PGA)
Olin Dutra (1934 Open; 1932 PGA)
Byron Nelson (1939 Open; 1940, 1945 PGAs)
*Ben Hogan (1948, 1950, 1951, 1953 Opens; 1946, 1948 PGAs)
Julius Boros (1952, 1963 Opens; 1968 PGA)
*Jack Nicklaus (1962, 1967, 1972, 1980 Open; 1963, 71, 73, 75, 80 PGAs)
Gary Player (1965 Open; 1962, 1972 PGAs)
Lee Trevino (1968, 1971 Opens; 1974, 1984 PGAs)
David Graham (1981 Open; 1979 PGA)
Larry Nelson (1983 Open; 1981, 1987 PGAs)
Hubert Green (1977 Open; 1985 PGA)
Raymond Floyd (1986 Open; 1969, 1982 PGAs)
Payne Stewart (1991 Open; 1989 PGA)
*Tiger Woods (2000, 2002, 2008 Opens; 1999, 2000, 2006-07 PGA Championship)
* - Won both in same year
 Winner of U.S. and British Opens, Masters,and PGA Championship (5)
Gene Sarazen (1935 Masters; 1922, 1932 Opens; 1932 British; 1922, 1923, 1933 PGA)
Ben Hogan (1951, 1953 Masters; 1948, 1950, 1951, 1953 Opens; 1953 British; 1946, 1948 PGA)
Gary Player (1961, 1974, 1978 Masters; 1965 Open; 1959, 1968, 1974 British; 1962, 1972 PGA)
Jack Nicklaus (1963, 1965, 1966, 1972, 1975, 1986 Masters; 1962, 1967, 1972, 1980 Opens; 1966, 1970, 1978 British; 1963, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1980 PGA)
Tiger Woods (1997, 2001, 2002, 2005 Masters; 2000, 2002, 2008 Opens; 2000, 2005 2006 British; 1999, 2000, 2006, 2007 PGA)
 Winner of U.S. Open and U.S. Amateur (11)
Francis Ouimet (1913 Open; 1914, 1931 Amateurs)
Jerome Travers (1915 Open; 1907, 1908, 1912, 1913 Amateurs)
*Charles Evans (1916 Open; 1916, 1920 Amateurs)
*Robert T Jones (1923, 1926, 1929-30 Opens; 1924-25, 1927-28, 1930 Amateurs)
John Goodman (1933 Open; 1937 Amateur)
Lawson Little (1940 Open; 1934, 1935 Amateurs)
Arnold Palmer (1960 Open; 1954 Amateur)
Gene Littler (1961 Open; 1953 Amateur)
Jack Nicklaus (1962, 1967, 1972, 1980 Opens; 1959, 1961 Amateurs)
Jerry Pate (1976 Open, 1974 Amateur)
Tiger Woods (2000, 2002, 2008 Opens; 1994, 1995 and 1996 Amateurs)
* - Won both in same year
 Winner of U.S. Open and U.S. Junior Amateur (2)
Johnny Miller (1973 Open; 1964 Junior)
Tiger Woods (2000, 2002, 2008 Opens; 1992 and 1993 Junior)
 Winner of U.S. Junior Amateur, U.S. Amateur and U.S. Open (1)
Tiger Woods (1991-93 Juniors; 1994 - 1996 Amateurs; 2000, 2002, 2008 U.S. Open)
 Champions Not Returning to Defend
7 - Harry Vardon (1901 after winning in 1900), Alex Smith (1907), Jerome Travers (1916), Ted Ray (1921), Bob Jones (1931), Ben Hogan (1941), Payne Stewart (2000)
 Course Stats
 Longest Courses
7,643 yds - Torrey Pines GC (South Course), CA, 2008;
7,574 yds - Congressional (Blue Course), MD, 2011
7,426 yds - Bethpage State Park (Black Course), NY, 2009;
 Shortest Course
4,423 yds - Shinnecock Hills GC, Southampton, NY, 1896
 Since World War II
- 6,528 yds - Merion (East Course), Ardmore, PA (1971, 81)
 Most Often Host Club of Open
8 - Oakmont (Pennsylvania) CC (1927, 1935, 1953, 1962, 1973, 1983, 1994, 2007)
 Entries
Largest - 9,086 (2009)
Smallest - 11 (1895)

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