Former PGA Tour player and current on-course TV commentator Colt Knost won the U.S. Amateur Public Links in 2007 when it was played at Cantigny. The win was part of a torrid summer on the amateur circuit for Knost, who also won the U.S. Amateur and was a part of a winning Walker Cup team. Cantigny is a 36-hole facility with three distinct nines best described by their names: Woodside, Lakeside and Hillside. A fourth nine, Youth Links, is reserved for juniors ages 8-15.
Best in State: Ranked inside the top 10, 1991. Ranked inside the top 15, 1993. Ranked 18th, 2011-'12. Ranked inside the top 20, 1995. Ranked 22nd, 2013-'16. Ranked inside the top 25, 1997-'99, 2009. Ranked 30th, 2021-'22.