• REIGN MAKERS: Lucas Glover (center, rear) raises the U.S. Open Championship Cup, celebrating his first major victory and the yeoman work done by superintendent Craig Currier (front left, blue shirt) and his many helpers. PARDON THE INTERRUPTIONS: With three weather delays and two stoppages due to darkness, the 109th U.S. Open had its own, quirky rhythm. Typical scenes included squeegee work on the 18th fairway.
    November 22, 2009

    No. 25 -- The Open Doctors

    When heavy rains threatened to derail the U.S. Open at Bethpage, 175 men and women saved the event with amazing grit and grace