U.S. Open volunteers ready to be ‘courteous until it hurts’

It will take more than 5,000 volunteers — about 80 percent of them from Washington state — to help host the Northwest’s first U.S. Open.

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Byeong Hun An earns return trip to Chambers Bay

An, 23, earned his spot into the U.S. Open field by winning the BMW PGA Championship in England on Sunday by six shots. He beat a star-studded field that included Rory McIlroy, the world’s top-ranked player.

U.S. Open countdown: 24 days

As the 115th U.S. Open -- set to take place at Chambers Bay in Tacoma -- draws near, we get you primed for one of the best weekends in golf with a look at some of the key players to watch, as well as some of the finest moments in U.S. Open history.

UW women’s golf in sixth in NCAA championship

Senior Jennifer Yang shot a 1-over-par 73, leading the Washington women’s golf team to a tie for sixth-place before play was suspended in the NCAA championship at Concession Golf Club in Brandenton, Fla.

Kevin Na alone in the lead as rain plays havoc at Colonial

FORT WORTH, Texas — Kevin Na had gone 26 holes without a bogey at Colonial before his last tee shot Friday was swept away by flowing water after going into a rain-swollen drainage culvert. Not even that could dampen Na’s second round that gave him the lead halfway through the soggy tournament. Na took the...