The US Open Golf 2012 Leaderboard Results are in on brutal foggy day at Lake Course and won the U.S. Open in a out-of-nowhere comeback victory. On crucial final round Sunday on the US Open, Simpson finished at 1-over 281, and it was enough to outlast former U.S. Open champions and . Simpson scorecard reveals 2 under through 12 holes continue his charge 2 birdies and 2 bogeys but 2-under par at the 18th hole to end 68.
Simpson who never threatend the leaderboard for 3 days of the tournament is the surprise champion answer at the Olympic Club. As observers have said, Lake Course has the history of underdog victories of this year's US Open Golf at Lake Course, San Francisco will upheld the tradition.
Who is Webb Simpson?
Clearly an uncerdog in this tournament, Simpson won his first PGA Tour title at the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, North Carolina, his home state, on August 21, 2011. After achieving his first victory so close to home, Simpson said "I really couldn't think of a better place to win than here in Greensboro. That was probably the most fun 18 holes I've ever been a part of."
The 26-year old Simpson won his second tournament of the 2011 PGA Tour season and of his career, at the second FedEx Cup playoff event, the Deutsche Bank Championship. Today Simpson won his first major tournament at the US Open in a comeback victory.
It's been a war of attrition at the Lake Course, with Furyk was 1 over through nine holes in the final round Sunday, but not enough to hold on Webb Simpson late charge in the 2-mile zero visibility at The Olympic Club. Furyk ended his run with double bogey at 16th and and a couple bogeys to end his brutal round at the Lake Course.
The 27-year old Michael Thompson shot a 3-under 67 with 7 birdies is the runner-up by finishing 67 at Sunday US Open finale. He is tied with Graeme McDowell finishing 73 with 9 pars and 3 birdies. Highlight of the day is whenhit his second eagle in two days at the short par-4 seventh and sinking an eight-foot putt on the unpredictable Lake Course. Lee Westwood mumentum was cut short as he lost his ball somewhere up in the cypress trees on the par-4 fifth on the foggy day in San Francisco bay. He ended up 73 of the day tied at 10th place.
The 17-year old Beau Hossler from California who makes most of his US Open chance at Lake Course also faltered with 76 at the fourth round tied at 29th. On Hossler scorecard he bogeyed 4 times, and double bogeyed on the 16th and 18th hole. Tiger Woods scorecard never recovered since his collapsed yesterday at 3rd round as his late charge came up short. Check the full list of US Open Golf 2012 Leaderboard Results.