Rory McIlroy, from Northern Ireland, hits from the first fairway during the final round of the U.S. Open golf tournament in Bethesda, Md., Sunday, June 19, 2011.

Rory McIlroy, from Northern Ireland, hits from the first fairway during the final round of the U.S. Open golf tournament in Bethesda, Md., Sunday, June 19, 2011.