I have some US Open fatigue — even if I might have been the only media member who was hoping for a playoff on Monday, just because I didn’t want it to end — but I can’t move on to the Travelers Championship without a wrap-up post. For those wondering why there has been a lack of posts in the past few days (or why I haven’t responded to your emails), I apologize, but I’ve been sleeping at my parents’ house in Seattle. (My parents are very concerned about my health and what the heck the US Open did to me, but I assure them I’m just worn out from the excitement of Graeme McDowell winning.)
First things first, thanks to my readers for all your support, particularly those who contributed to the WUP US Open Fund. Last week was a fantastic, unforgettable experience, and it’s tough to rank the best moments, but here’s a recap on a few of my favorites, along with my behind-the-scenes observations.