Sun SentinelCardinal Newman grad Brooks Koepka blitzes field on back nine, wins U.S. Open

Jun 19, 2017 - Sports

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Cardinal Newman grad Brooks Koepka blitzes field on back nine, wins U.S. Open

Brooks Koepka had just tapped in a 20-inch putt to become the 117th U.S. Open champion and he gave it the clichéd low-grade golf fist pump. Twice. That was it.The celebration was about as muted as you’ll ever see from someone who just won their first major. His performance was anything but.It capped a week where the biggest names vanished after two rounds leaving the leaderboard a collection of rarely seen names. And, boy, there were a lot of names.But in...

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