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1996 US Open

 

The 1996 U.S. Open was the 96th edition of the tournament.

Winner: Steve Jones, 278

Where it was played: Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Tournament dates: June 13-16, 1996

Leader after first round: Woody Austin and Payne Stewart, 67

Leader after second round: Payne Stewart, 138

Leader after third round: Tom Lehman, 208

Notable Notes: Steve Jones, who was off the tour for three years in the early 1990s due to injuries, capped his comeback with a major championship title. Jones trailed by one stroke entering the final round, and battle third-round leader Tom Lehman plus Davis Love III through the last 18 holes. And it came down to the final hole, where Jones was the only one of the three contenders not to bogey the 18th.

Final Scores
Steve Jones 74-66-69-69--278
Davis Love III 71-69-70-69--279
Tom Lehman 71-72-65-71--279
John Morse 68-74-68-70--280
Ernie Els 72-67-72-70--281
Jim Furyk 72-69-70-70--281
Scott Hoch 73-71-71-67--282
Vijay Singh 71-72-70-69--282
Ken Green 73-67-72-70--282
Lee Janzen 68-75-71-69--283
Greg Norman 73-66-74-70--283
Colin Montgomerie 70-72-69-72--283
Dan Forsman 72-71-70-71--284
Tom Watson 70-71-71-72--284
Frank Nobilo 69-71-70-74--284
Nick Faldo 72-71-72-70--285
David Berganio 69-72-72-72--285
Mark O'Meara 72-73-68-72--285
Mark Brooks 76-68-69-72--285
John Cook 70-71-71-73--285
Stewart Cink 69-73-70-73--285
Sam Torrance 71-69-71-74--285
Brad Bryant 73-71-74-68--286
Peter Jacobsen 71-74-70-71--286
Billy Andrade 72-69-72-73--286
Woody Austin 67-72-72-75--286
Curtis Strange 74-73-71-69--287
Peter Jordan 71-74-72-70--287
Jack Nicklaus 72-74-69-72--287
Payne Stewart 67-71-76-73--287
John Daly 72-69-73-73--287
Mike Swartz 72-72-74-70--288
Tom Purtzer 76-71-71-70--288
Billy Mayfair 72-71-74-71--288
Brett Ogle 70-75-72-71--288
Steve Gotsche 72-70-74-72--288
Michael Campbell 70-73-73-72--288
Anders Forsbrand 74-71-71-72--288
Sean Murphy 71-75-68-74--288
Lucas Parsons 75-71-73-70--289
J.L. Lewis 76-69-73-71--289
Bob Ford 69-77-72-71--289
Scott Simpson 70-71-76-72--289
Wayne Riley 73-69-74-73--289
Steve Elkington 72-70-74-73--289
Tommy Tolles 77-68-71-73--289
Corey Pavin 73-70-72-74--289
Kirk Triplett 70-73-72-74--289
Loren Roberts 72-73-69-75--289
Wayne Westner 72-75-74-69--290
Bob Gilder 73-72-75-70--290
Kenny Perry 73-71-75-71--290
Jeff Sluman 70-74-74-72--290
Joey Gullion 73-72-73-72--290
Hale Irwin 72-71-73-74--290
Alexander Cejka 74-70-72-74--290
Michael Bradley 71-74-71-74--290
Kelly Gibson 71-73-71-75--290
Justin Leonard 71-76-67-76--290
Steve Stricker 74-71-75-71--291
Steve Lowery 73-74-73-71--291
Bill Porter 73-75-72-71--291
Bill Murchison 76-68-74-73--291
a-Randy Leen 77-71-70-73--291
David Gilford 74-69-74-74--291
Dennis Harrington 75-71-71-74--291
David Duval 75-72-75-70--292
Andrew Morse 76-72-74-70--292
Paul Azinger 69-74-78-71--292
Frank Lickliter II 75-71-73-73--292
Jumbo Ozaki 69-72-77-74--292
Costantino Rocca 71-74-73-74--292
Wayne Grady 71-75-72-74--292
David Ogrin 72-74-72-74--292
Peter O'Malley 75-73-70-74--292
Curt Byrum 70-76-71-75--292
Jim Gallagher Jr. 71-72-73-76--292
Bob Tway 72-75-68-77--292
a-Trip Kuehne 79-69-73-72--293
Michael Christie 72-75-72-74--293
Ian Woosnam 72-72-74-75--293
a-Tiger Woods 76-69-77-72--294
John Huston 73-72-76-73--294
Kent Jones 71-74-76-73--294
Skip Kendall 77-71-73-73--294
Scott McCarron 72-72-75-75--294
Tom Kite 76-71-72-75--294
Brad Faxon 70-72-76-76--294
Neal Lancaster 74-67-74-79--294
Craig Parry 70-76-75-74--295
Javier Sanchez 71-76-74-74--295
Jack O'Keefe 72-71-76-76--295
Jay Haas 73-72-74-76--295
Anthony Rodriguez 71-77-76-72--296
Tom Pernice Jr. 74-72-74-76--296
Phil Mickelson 76-71-73-76--296
Jeff Maggert 75-69-81-72--297
Jim Thorpe 75-71-78-73--297
Blaine McCallister 71-75-76-75--297
Philip Walton 69-73-78-77--297
Omar Uresti 76-72-74-76--298
Olin Browne 73-70-76-79--298
Gary Trivisonno 69-75-78-77--299
Mark Wiebe 74-74-75-77--300
a-Steve Scott 71-73-81-76--301
Rich Yokota 79-67-76-79--301
Mike Burke Jr, 78-70-77-77--302
Shawn Kelly 73-75-79-82--309

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

 

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