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1997 US Open

 

The 1997 U.S. Open was the 97th edition of the tournament.

Winner: Ernie Els, 276

Where it was played: Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland

Tournament dates: June 12-15, 1997

Leader after first round: Colin Montgomerie, 65

Leader after second round: Tom Lehman, 137

Leader after third round: Tom Lehman, 205

Notable Notes: Ernie Els won his second U.S. Open title by one stroke over Colin Montgomerie. Tom Lehman led after the second round, and took a 2-stroke edge into the final round. But Lehman fought through a round of 73, while Els and Montgomerie closed with 69s.

Final Scores
Ernie Els 71-67-69-69--276
Colin Montgomerie 65-76-67-69--277
Tom Lehman 67-70-68-73--278
Jeff Maggert 73-66-68-74--281
Bob Tway 71-71-70-70--282
Jim Furyk 74-68-69-71--282
Olin Browne 71-71-69-71--282
Jay Haas 73-69-68-72--282
Tommy Tolles 74-67-69-72--282
Scott McCarron 73-71-69-70--283
Scott Hoch 71-68-72-72--283
David Ogrin 70-69-71-73--283
Loren Roberts 72-69-72-71--284
Stewart Cink 71-67-74-72--284
Billy Andrade 75-67-69-73--284
Bradley Hughes 75-70-71-69--285
Jose Maria Olazabal 71-71-72-71--285
Davis Love III 75-70-69-71--285
Nick Price 71-74-71-70--286
Lee Westwood 71-71-73-71--286
Tiger Woods 74-67-73-72--286
Paul Stankowski 75-70-68-73--286
Hal Sutton 66-73-73-74--286
Len Mattiace 71-75-73-68--287
Scott Dunlap 75-66-75-71--287
Edward Fryatt 72-73-73-69--287
Steve Elkington 75-68-72-72--287
Paul Goydos 73-72-74-69--288
Paul Azinger 72-72-74-70--288
Payne Stewart 71-73-73-71--288
Mark McNulty 67-73-75-73--288
Hideki Kase 68-73-73-74--288
Fuzzy Zoeller 72-73-69-74--288
Kelly Gibson 72-69-72-75--288
Jeff Sluman 69-72-72-75--288
Justin Leonard 69-72-78-70--289
Grant Waite 72-74-72-71--289
Steve Stricker 66-76-75-72--289
Mark O'Meara 73-73-71-72--289
Stuart Appleby 71-75-70-73--289
John Cook 72-71-71-75--289
Frank Nobilo 71-74-70-74--289
Darren Clarke 73-74-73-70--290
Phil Mickelson 75-68-73-74--290
Fred Funk 73-70-72-75--290
Chris Perry 70-73-71-76--290
Craig Parry 70-74-69-77--290
Jesper Parnevik 72-75-73-71--291
David Duval 74-73-70-74--291
Nick Faldo 72-74-69-76--291
David White 70-72-73-77--292
Lee Janzen 72-73-75-73--293
Jack Nicklaus 73-71-75-74--293
Hale Irwin 70-73-76-74--293
Fred Couples 75-72-72-74--293
Peter Teravainen 71-73-74-75--293
Paul Broadhurst 77-69-72-75--293
Larry Mize 70-74-76-74--294
Clarence Rose 72-71-73-78--294
Chris Smith 77-69-74-75--295
Duffy Waldorf 73-73-73-76--295
Rodney Butcher 73-74-70-78--295
Steve Jones 72-75-69-79--295
Tom Watson 72-74-72-78--296
Dave Schreyer 68-73-82-74--297
Ben Crenshaw 73-74-76-74--297
Brad Faxon 72-74-76-75--297
Tom Kite 75-69-82-72--298
Mike Hulbert 73-73-77-75--298
Greg Kraft 77-69-76-76--298
John Morse 71-74-76-77--298
Stephen Ames 73-73-75-77--298
Thomas Bjorn 71-75-73-79--298
Jimmy Green 75-72-79-73--299
Randy Wylie 71-76-77-76--300
Andrew Coltart 74-71-76-79--300
Dick Mast 73-69-83-76--301
Greg Towne 71-73-83-74--301
Vijay Singh 71-76-77-77--301
Perry Parker 75-71-77-78--301
Donnie Hammond 75-71-76-79--301
Jacob Ferenz 72-75-80-76--303
Marco Dawson 75-71-80-78--304
Slade Adams 71-74-78-83--306

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

 

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