As the world rankings come out, he is among 24 in the top 60 who are now in, and won't have to go through the rigors of sectionals.

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There was no sweating for Puyallup’s Ryan Moore, No. 34 in the world, this past weekend.

He knew he would be in the top 60 of the Official World Golf Rankings that came out Monday, with those players earning entrance into June’s U.S. Open at Chambers Bay golf course in University Place without having to go through qualifying.

Twenty-three others who were not previously exempt from qualifying also got into the U.S. Open by being in the top 60.

That included Italy’s Francesco Molinari, Northern Ireland’s Shane Lowry and Scotland’s Marc Warren, who were previously on the bubble and were entered in the U.S. Open Sectional qualifier Monday at Walton Heath Golf Club in England.

They withdrew from the sectional after the rankings came out.

Molinari was outside the top 60 last week, but a fifth-place finish in the BMW PGA Championship in England moved him up.

Also moving up into the top 60 were South Korea’s Byeong Hun An, who advanced 78 spots to No. 54 after winning the BMW PGA Championship and 51-year-old Miguel Angel Jimenez, who moved up 25 spots to No. 44 after finishing second in the event.

An was in regardless of his ranking, with the winner of the BMW PGA Championship getting an automatic exemption.

Three players slipped out of the top 60 in the rankings this week, including Luke Donald, who was No. 1 in the world for a total of 56 weeks spanning 2011-12. He was 60th in the rankings last week, but fell to 65th after finishing tied for 38th in the BMW PGA Championship.

Also falling out of the top 60 were Cameron Tringale and Alexander Levy from France, but both will still get into the U.S. Open.

Levy won the sectional qualifier Monday in England and Tringale earned an exemption by making it to the PGA Tour Championship last year.

Kevin Kisner was 63rd in the rankings last week, then finished tied for fifth in the PGA Tour event last weekend at Colonial in Fort Worth, Texas.

That moved him up just two spots to No. 61. Kisner can still earn a berth into the U.S. Open, either by qualifying at one of 10 sectionals in the United States on June 8 or by getting into the top 60 in the world rankings that come out the week of the U.S. Open on June 15.