Richard Bland Joins Russell Henley Atop the US Open Leaderboard

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Torrey Pines Golf Course, La Jolla, CA — June 19, 2021

The leaderboard at the United States Open Golf Championship has 12 players in red numbers after Round 2. Russell Henley still sits at the top, he followed up his 1st round 67 with a score of 1 under par 70 to finish the day at 5 under. Richard Bland joined Henley in the lead with a round of 67, tieing the low round of the tournament to date.

Richard Bland plays from a fairway bunker on the seventh hole. The 48-year-old from England posted a 4-under 67 and is the co-leader at 5-under 137. Photo Credit: Chris Keane / USGA

Louis Oosthuizen and Matthew Wolff are a stroke back at 4 under. Bubba Watson and Jon Rahm are tied for 5th at -3. Defending champion Bryson DeChambeau had another up and down round as four birdies combined with four bogeys through 17. An eagle on the par 5, 18th hole brought him back to even par for the tournament.

Jon Rahm keeps a close eye on his putt on the first green during Friday’s second round. Photo Credit: Kohjiro Kinno / USGA

Collin Morikawa, Justin Thomas, and Brooks Koepka are also in the mix tied with DeChambeau at even par. Rory McIlroy slipped out of red numbers with a 2 over par 73 and sits at 1 over after the 2nd Round.

The Cut

Dustin Johnson(+2), Phil Mickelson(+2), Hideki Matsuyama(+3), Sergio Garcia(+3),  and Jordan Spieth(+4) survived the cut which fell at +4. Zach Johnson(+6), Matt Kuchar(+6), Tony Finau(+8), Henrik Stenson(+10), Webb Simpson(+10), and Justin Rose(+13) are some of the notable golfers heading home for the weekend.

Phil Mickelson pitches to the third green on Friday. Photo Credit: Robert Beck / USGA

Highlights

Leaderboard

Position Player To Par ROUND 1 ROUND 2 TOTAL
T1 Richard Bland -5 70 67 137
T1 Russell Henley -5 67 70 137
T3 Louis Oosthuizen -4 67 71 138
T3 Matthew Wolff -4 70 68 138
T5 Bubba Watson -3 72 67 139
T5 Jon Rahm -3 69 70 139
T7 Kevin Streelman -2 71 69 140
T7 Mackenzie Hughes -2 73 67 140
T7 Xander Schauffele -2 69 71 140
T10 Scottie Scheffler -1 72 69 141
T10 Guido Migliozzi -1 71 70 141
T10 Patrick Rodgers -1 70 71 141
T13 Christiaan Bezuidenhout E 72 70 142
T13 Bryson DeChambeau E 73 69 142
T13 Branden Grace E 72 70 142
T13 Harris English E 72 70 142
T13 Collin Morikawa E 75 67 142
T13 Justin Thomas E 73 69 142
T13 Brooks Koepka E 69 73 142
T13 Adam Hadwin E 70 72 142
T21 Tom Hoge 1 72 71 143
T21 Lee Westwood 1 71 72 143
T21 Rory McIlroy 1 70 73 143
T21 Matt Jones 1 72 71 143
T21 Charley Hoffman 1 72 71 143
T21 Rikuya Hoshino 1 69 74 143
T21 Dylan Wu 1 70 73 143
T21 Brian Harman 1 72 71 143
T21 Daniel Berger 1 71 72 143
T30 Chez Reavie 2 76 68 144
T30 Joaquin Niemann 2 75 69 144
T30 Robert MacIntyre 2 71 73 144
T30 Marc Leishman 2 74 70 144
T30 Dustin Johnson 2 71 73 144
T30 Sungjae Im 2 72 72 144
T30 Kyle Westmoreland 2 71 73 144
T30 Jhonattan Vegas 2 75 69 144
T30 Francesco Molinari 2 68 76 144
T30 Phil Mickelson 2 75 69 144
T30 Rafa Cabrera Bello 2 68 76 144
T41 Charl Schwartzel 3 71 74 145
T41 Stewart Cink 3 73 72 145
T41 Hideki Matsuyama 3 69 76 145
T41 Adam Scott 3 70 75 145
T41 Sergio Garcia 3 71 74 145
T41 Patrick Reed 3 72 73 145
T41 Patrick Cantlay 3 70 75 145
T41 Lanto Griffin 3 76 69 145
T41 Greyson Sigg 3 71 74 145
T41 Chris Baker 3 74 71 145
T41 Tommy Fleetwood 3 72 73 145
T41 Matt Fitzpatrick 3 70 75 145
T41 Martin Kaymer 3 77 68 145
T41 Gary Woodland 3 74 71 145
T41 Dylan Frittelli 3 73 72 145
T41 Ian Poulter 3 74 71 145
T41 J.T. Poston 3 72 73 145
T58 Wade Ormsby 4 72 74 146
T58 Taylor Montgomery 4 70 76 146
T58 Troy Merritt 4 75 71 146
T58 Paul Casey 4 71 75 146
T58 Jordan Spieth 4 77 69 146
T58 Rick Lamb 4 71 75 146
T58 Edoardo Molinari 4 70 76 146
T58 Fabian Gomez 4 70 76 146
T58 Wilco Nienaber 4 72 74 146
T58 Shane Lowry 4 72 74 146
T58 Kevin Kisner 4 73 73 146
T58 Si Woo Kim 4 71 75 146
T58 Jimmy Walker 4 74 72 146
T58 Akshay Bhatia 4 73 73 146
Cut Line
MC Taylor Pendrith 5 75 72 147
MC Zach Zaback 5 75 72 147
MC Erik van Rooyen 5 74 73 147
MC Brendan Steele 5 73 74 147
MC Cameron Smith 5 72 75 147
MC Sam Burns 5 73 74 147
MC Thomas Detry 5 71 76 147
MC Wyndham Clark 5 75 72 147
MC Marcus Armitage 5 71 76 147
MC Sam Ryder 5 77 70 147
MC Bernd Wiesberger 5 75 72 147
MC Andrew Kozan (a) 5 71 76 147
MC Garrick Higgo 6 76 72 148
MC Matt Wallace 6 74 74 148
MC Carlos Ortiz 6 75 73 148
MC Zach Johnson 6 75 73 148
MC Sebastian Munoz 6 71 77 148
MC Ollie Osborne (a) 6 76 72 148
MC Spencer Ralston (a) 6 75 73 148
MC Johannes Veerman 6 73 75 148
MC Matt Kuchar 6 73 75 148
MC Tyrrell Hatton 6 70 78 148
MC Corey Conners 6 75 73 148
MC Joe Highsmith (a) 7 76 73 149
MC Jordan Smith 7 77 72 149
MC Will Zalatoris 7 75 74 149
MC Brendon Todd 7 78 71 149
MC Zack Sucher 7 75 74 149
MC Michael Johnson 7 74 75 149
MC Sahith Theegala 7 76 73 149
MC Billy Horschel 7 74 75 149
MC Max Homa 7 76 73 149
MC Eric Cole 8 77 73 150
MC Cole Hammer (a) 8 77 73 150
MC Victor Perez 8 75 75 150
MC Luis Gagne 8 75 75 150
MC Cameron Young 8 72 78 150
MC Robby Shelton 8 78 72 150
MC Tony Finau 8 74 76 150
MC Abraham Ancer 8 73 77 150
MC Kevin Na 8 77 73 150
MC Martin Laird 8 74 76 150
MC Ryan Palmer 8 76 74 150
MC Hayden Springer 8 77 73 150
MC Hayden Buckley 9 69 82 151
MC Matthew Southgate 9 75 76 151
MC Peter Malnati 9 75 76 151
MC Brian Stuard 9 78 73 151
MC Yosuke Asaji 9 76 75 151
MC Pierceson Coody (a) 9 73 78 151
MC Jason Kokrak 9 73 78 151
MC Cameron Champ 9 76 75 151
MC Paul Barjon 9 73 78 151
MC Adrian Meronk 9 72 79 151
MC Matthew Sharpstene (a) 9 74 77 151
MC Matthias Schmid (a) 10 76 76 152
MC Justin Suh 10 78 74 152
MC Brad Kennedy 10 74 78 152
MC J.J. Spaun 10 77 75 152
MC Henrik Stenson 10 76 76 152
MC Webb Simpson 10 79 73 152
MC Davis Shore 10 76 76 152
MC Chan Kim 11 76 77 153
MC Andy Pope 11 76 77 153
MC Thomas Aiken 11 80 73 153
MC Ryo Ishikawa 11 77 76 153
MC Sung Kang 11 75 78 153
MC Joe Long (a) 11 77 76 153
MC Roy Cootes 11 76 77 153
MC David Coupland 12 74 80 154
MC Justin Rose 13 78 77 155
MC Christopher Crawford 13 76 79 155
MC Carson Schaake 13 76 79 155
MC K.H. Lee 13 76 79 155
MC Bo Hoag 14 78 78 156
MC Tyler Strafaci 14 78 78 156
MC Luis Fernando Barco 14 77 79 156
MC Dylan Meyer 14 78 78 156
MC John Huh 15 80 77 157
MC Alvaro Ortiz 15 82 75 157
MC Mario Carmona 15 77 80 157
MC Steve Allan 17 80 79 159
MC Wilson Furr 17 77 82 159
MC James Hervol 18 79 81 160
WD Viktor Hovland 9 74

MC=Missed Cut, WD=Withdrew