Showing posts from June, 2015

115th U.S. Open Championship

The US Open was being played out in Chambers Bay so because it was so close to me I was naturally curious to watch it. I had even thought about attending because it was just something to do as a sports fan. Since the ticket prices were a little out of my range and I had the opportunity to just relax and do nothing, I decided to watch the 115th US Open Championship on my computer. I was able to watch golf all weekend courtesy of Fox and let me tell you it was great! I surprised myself by loving every minute of it.

At the start of the tournament I was determined to cheer for Tiger Woods like probably a lot of mainstream golf fans. He did not play well and eventually was cut. Now without Tiger I would've normally just stopped watching but I continued on mainly to give these other golfers to impress me. And boy did they ever. Jason Day had fought a bout with vertigo and overcame it to finish the round. The wunderkind Jordan Spieth who had captured The Masters earlier in April (I had w…