PHOTOS: U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying, 2013

  • Scott Wolfes, left, at Hole No. 5 during U.S. Open sectional qualifying at Hawks Ridge Golf Club in Ball Ground, Ga.
  • Lee Janzen during sectional qualifying at Rockville, Md., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Travis Huston, Sam Smith and Joel Alexander on No. 18 during sectional qualifying at Hawks Ridge in Ball Ground, Ga., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Andrew Johnson, who fired a 7-under 65 in the first round, tees off at the 3rd hole during the second round of U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying at the Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
  • Sectional qualifying in Purchase, N.Y., on Monday, June 3, for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion in Ardmore, Pa.
  • Casey Martin during sectional qualifying in Cle Elum, Wash., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Rich Beem (from left), Jordan Spieth and Travis Woolf talk shop before their sectional qualifying rounds in Dallas for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Brad Schneider tees off at the 3rd hole during the second round of U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying at the Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
  • In sectional qualifying at Purchase, N.Y., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion, Sunny Kim leads early with a 68.
  • The 18th green at Hawks Ridge in Ball Ground, Ga., where sectional qualifying for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion is taking place.
  • Qiwen Wong hits his tee shot at the 3rd hole during the second round of the U.S. Open Sectional qualifier at the Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
  • Brian Gay's caddie carries a lightweight Masters bag during the sectional qualifier at Memphis, Tenn., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Tournament staffers brace for inclement weather; sectional qualifying in Bradenton, Fla., on Monday, June 3, for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion in Ardmore, Pa.
  • Kevin Phelan hits his tee shot at the 3rd hole during the second round of the U.S. Open Sectional qualifier at the Ritz-Carlton Members Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.
  • U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying at The Lakes Golf and Country Club.
  • Charley Hoffman and caddie at The Lakes Country Club for U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying.
  • Players hit the course early for U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying.
  • The scoreboard goes up at the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifier at Lakewood Country Club.
  • Scott McVarish tees off at the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifier at Lakewood Country Club.
  • Derek Ernst during sectional qualifying at Springfield, Ohio, for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Brad Faxon during sectional qualifying in Purchase, N.Y., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Fred Funk during sectional qualifying in Rockville, Md., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Sam Horsfield during sectional qualifying in Bradenton, Fla., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Sectional qualifying in Bradenton, Fla., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Sectional qualifying at Hawks Ridge in Ball Ground, Ga., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Stephen Ames during sectional qualifying at Memphis, Tenn., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion in Ardmore, Pa.
  • Players fill the clubhouse as weather delays sectional qualifying at Bradenton, Fla., for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion.
  • Players warm up on the practice tee at Lakewood Country Club.
  • A stack of golf balls on the practice range at Lakewood Country Club.
  • A U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying contestant at sunrise.
  • Austen Truslow watches a shot from under the trees during the U.S. Open Section Qualifier at the Ritz-Carlton  Members Golf Club.