Russell Henley and Louis Oosthuizen Lead With Round 1 Suspended at The US Open

Torrey Pines Golf Course, La Jolla, CA — June 18, 2021

The 121st United States Open Golf Championship is underway with Day 1 in the books from Torrey Pines Golf Course just outside San Diego, CA. Things just got started a little late, a 90-minute fog delay Thursday morning caused play to be suspended in Round 1 prior to the completion of all rounds.

Photo Credit Kohjiro Kinno / USGA

Golfers will return to the course early Friday to finish the opening 18 and then move into Round 2 play.

The Leaders

Russell Henley posted the early lead in the clubhouse with a 4 under par 67. Louis Oosthuizen joined him at -4 late in the day and has a chance to take the lead outright as he has two holes yet to play to complete his opening round. Sebastian Munoz is 2 under after 14 holes of play and could still make a run at the top spot.

Francesco Molinari and Rafa Cabrera Bello sit in the clubhouse a stroke behind the leaders at -3. Hayden Buckley, Hideki Matsuyama, Jon Rahm, Brooks Koepka, and Xander Schauffele share the 5th position with Munoz, currently at -2.

Tony Finau plays a shot on the second hole on his way to a score of +3 for the opening round. Photo Credit Jeff Haynes / USGA


Rory McIlroy finished his day at -1, Sergio Garcia and Dustin Johnson are part of a large group at even par.

Bubba Watson and Tommy Fleetwood are 1 over par. Defending Champion Bryson DeChambeau carded 6 bogeys and 4 birdies on his way to a 2 over par score of 73. Justin Thomas and Matt Kuchar are also +2.

PGA Champions Phil Mickelson and Collin Morikawa sit 6 strokes off the lead at +4. Jordan Spieth could manage just a single birdie to go with 5 bogies and a double bogey for a score of 77, 6 strokes over par.


The Leaderboard With Play Suspended

Pos Player Round 1 Thru
T1 R. Henley -4 F
T1 L. Oosthuizen -4 16
T3 F. Molinari -3 F
T3 R. Cabrera-Bello -3 F
T5 B. Koepka -2 F
T5 X. Schauffele -2 F
T5 H. Buckley -2 F
T5 H. Matsuyama -2 F
T5 J. Rahm -2 F
T5 S. Muñoz -2 14
T11 E. Molinari -1 F
T11 F. Gómez -1 F
T11 P. Rodgers -1 F
T11 M. Wolff -1 F
T11 T. Hatton -1 F
T11 M. Fitzpatrick -1 F
T11 A. Hadwin -1 F
T11 T. Montgomery -1 F
T11 R. Bland -1 F
T11 A. Scott -1 F
T11 R. McIlroy -1 F
T11 P. Cantlay -1 16
T11 T. Detry -1 14
T24 G. Sigg E F
T24 M. Armitage E F
T24 G. Migliozzi E F
T24 D. Berger E F
T24 S. Kim E F
T24 A. Kozan E F
T24 C. Schwartzel E F
T24 R. MacIntyre E F
T24 L. Westwood E F
T24 P. Casey E F
T24 S. García E F
T24 D. Johnson E F
T24 C. Smith E 16
T24 K. Streelman E 15
T24 R. Hoshino E 14
T24 D. Wu E 12
T24 R. Lamb E 13
T41 W. Nienaber 1 F
T41 C. Young 1 F
T41 H. English 1 F
T41 T. Fleetwood 1 F
T41 B. Harman 1 F
T41 S. Lowry 1 F
T41 J. T. Poston 1 F
T41 A. Meronk 1 F
T41 W. Ormsby 1 F
T41 T. Hoge 1 F
T41 C. Bezuidenhout 1 F
T41 B. Watson 1 F
T41 S. Scheffler 1 F
T41 P. Reed 1 F
T41 S.J. Im 1 16
T41 B. Steele 1 16
T41 M. Jones 1 16
T41 C. Hoffman 1 15
T41 S. Burns 1 15
T41 K. Westmoreland 1 12
T61 P. Coody 2 F
T61 M. Hughes 2 F
T61 J. Thomas 2 F
T61 M. Kuchar 2 F
T61 K. Kisner 2 F
T61 J. Kokrak 2 F
T61 A. Ancer 2 F
T61 P. Barjon 2 F
T61 D. Frittelli 2 F
T61 A. Bhatia 2 F
T61 S. Cink 2 F
T61 B. DeChambeau 2 F
T61 B. Grace 2 15
T61 P. Malnati 2 13
T61 J. Veerman 2 13
T61 Z. Sucher 2 13
T61 C. Crawford 2 12
T78 B. Kennedy 3 F
T78 C. Baker 3 F
T78 B. Horschel 3 F
T78 V. Hovland 3 F
T78 G. Woodland 3 F
T78 T. Finau 3 F
T78 I. Poulter 3 F
T78 J. Walker 3 F
T78 M. Laird 3 F
T78 M. Sharpstene 3 F
T78 D. Coupland 3 F
T78 E. van Rooyen 3 F
T78 M. Wallace 3 F
T78 M. Leishman 3 F
T78 C. Ortiz 3 15
T78 M. Southgate 3 14
T78 S. Ralston 3 12
T78 L. Gagne 3 12
T96 J. Vegas 4 F
T96 C. Morikawa 4 F
T96 P. Mickelson 4 F
T96 C. Conners 4 F
T96 B. Wiesberger 4 F
T96 S. Kang 4 F
T96 T. Pendrith 4 F
T96 Z. Zaback 4 F
T96 T. Merritt 4 F
T96 J. Niemann 4 F
T96 V. Perez 4 F
T96 W. Zalatoris 4 F
T96 B. Todd 4 14
T96 W. Clark 4 13
T110 S. Theegala 5 F
T110 A. Pope 5 F
T110 Y. Asaji 5 F
T110 H. Stenson 5 F
T110 M. Homa 5 F
T110 C. Champ 5 F
T110 R. Palmer 5 F
T110 K.H. Lee 5 F
T110 R. Cootes 5 F
T110 D. Shore 5 F
T110 J. Highsmith 5 F
T110 C. Reavie 5 F
T110 G. Higgo 5 F
T110 L. Griffin 5 15
T110 Z. Johnson 5 15
T110 C. Kim 5 15
T110 M. Schmid 5 14
T110 C. Schaake 5 13
T110 M. Johnson 5 12
T129 J. J. Spaun 6 F
T129 M. Kaymer 6 F
T129 S. Ryder 6 F
T129 R. Ishikawa 6 F
T129 K. Na 6 F
T129 J. Long 6 F
T129 L. Barco 6 F
T129 W. Furr 6 F
T129 H. Springer 6 F
T129 M. Carmona 6 F
T129 E. Cole 6 F
T129 J. Smith 6 F
T129 C. Hammer 6 F
T129 J. Spieth 6 F
T129 B. Stuard 6 14
T129 J. Suh 6 12
T129 J. Huh 6 13
T146 R. Shelton 7 F
T146 D. Meyer 7 F
T146 B. Hoag 7 F
T146 T. Strafaci 7 F
T146 J. Rose 7 F
T146 C. Osborne 7 14
T152 W. Simpson 8 F
T152 J. Hervol 8 F
T154 T. Aiken 9 F
T154 S. Allan 9 F
156 A. Ortiz 11 F