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1898 US Open

 

The 1898 U.S. Open was the fourth time the tournament was played.

Winner: Fred Herd, 328

Where it was played: Myopia Hunt Club in South Hamilton, Massachussetts

Tournament dates: June 17-18, 1898

Leader after first round: Alex Smith, 78

Leader after second round: Willie Anderson, 163

Leader after third round: Fred Herd, 244

Notable Notes: The fourth U.S. Open was the first one played over 72 holes - four rounds of 18 holes each became established at this point as the tournament format.

Final Scores
Fred Herd 84-85-75-84--328
Alex Smith 78-86-86-85--335
Willie Anderson 81-82-87-86--336
Joe Lloyd 87-80-86-86--339
Willie Smith 82-91-85-82--340
William Hoare 84-84-87-87--342
Willie Dunn 85-87-87-85--344
John Jones 83-84-90-90--347
a-Herbert Leeds 81-84-93-89--347
Robert McAndrew 85-90-86-86--347
Bernard Nicholls 86-87-88-86--347
Harry Turpie 85-87-86-91--349
Alex Findlay 89-88-84-89--350
John Lister 92-88-90-85--355
Willie Tucker 90-89-87-89--355
a-James Curtis 87-88-88-93--356
John Harland 84-93-93-87--357
William Davis 91-88-95-85--359
Horace Rawlins 91-90-92-88--361
a-James Tyng 92-91-88-90--361
a-Quincy Shaw 88-85-93-98--364
Jack Youds 92-90-92-90--364
J.H. Mercer 85-95-93-93--366
Gilbert Nicholls 91-92-91-92--366
John Dunn 91-88-91-97--367
Willie Campbell 93-91-97-101--382
a-H.R. Sweny 92-97-96-99--384
a-Winthrop Rutherford 100-99-98-91--388
Walter Stoddard 103-95-97-96--391

Related pages:
List of all winners of U.S. Open

 

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