1911 U.S. Open Results

The 1911 U.S. Open was the 17th time the tournament was played, and it ended with a playoff.

Winner: John McDermott, 307

Where it was played: Chicago Golf Club in Wheaton, Illinois

Tournament dates: June 23-25, 1911

Leader after first round: Alex Ross, 74

Leader after second round: Fred McLeod and Alex Ross, 149

Leader after third round: Fred McLeod, 225

Notable Notes: John McDermott became not just the first native-born American to win the U.S. Open, but, at age 19, also the youngest. He won in a 3-way playoff over Mike Brady and George Simpson.

Final Scores

John McDermott 81-72-75-79—307
Mike Brady 76-77-79-75—307
George Simpson 76-77-79-75—307
Fred McLeod 77-72-76-83—308
Jock Hutchison 80-77-73-79—309
Gilbert Nicholls 76-78-74-81—309
Herbert Barker 75-81-77-78—311
George Sargent 76-77-84-74—311
Peter Robertson 79-76-78-79—312
Alex Ross 74-75-81-82—312
a-Albert Seckel 78-80-80-75—313
Alex Campbell 81-77-72-84—314
Harry Turpie 77-76-82-79—314
Chester Nelson 79-85-74-77—315
James Donaldson 78-81-83-74—316
George Low 80-78-82-76—316
R.L. Simpson 81-82-75-79—317
John Burke 79-77-78-85—319
a-Ned Sawyer 84-79-77-79—319
Grange Alves 82-80-73-85—320
George Cummings 82-80-79-79—320
a-Mason Phelps 78-78-78-86—320
a-H. Chandler Egan 81-80-77-83—321
a-Robert Gardner 81-78-79-83—321
Alex Smith 76-78-82-85—321
a-Robert Watson 82-79-78-82—321
James B. Simpson 81-82-78-80—321
Walter Fovargue 83-81-80-78—322
a-S.J. Foulis 79-80-82-83—324
Otto Hackbarth 78-74-83-89—324
Robert MacDonald 80-82-75-87—324
Tom McNamara 77-87-79-81—324
Lee Nelson 80-84-81-80—325
a-Knowlton Ames 84-81-80-81—326
David Patrick 83-81-77-85—326
John Gatherum 80-81-82-84—327
Willard Hutchinson 82-80-81-84—327
David Livie 82-83-77-85—327
Willie Mann 3 84-79-81-83—327
Charles Rowe 83-82-83-79—327
Jack Hobens 82-82-81-83—328
William Hoare 82-82-81-84—329
David Hunter 79-81-82-87—329
Alex Taylor 85-82-79-83—329
Charles Bell 80-84-82-84—330
William Sherwood 79-80-87-87—333
James Foulis Jr. 83-82-85-84—334
Jack Croke 83-78-88-86—335
John Dingwall 88-80-81-86—335
Jack Jolly 80-82-84-89—335
Robert Peebles 84-82-85-84—335
a-John Sellers 80-81-85-89—335
Willie Nelson 82-82-80-92—336
Jack Morton 81-84-84-91—340
a-Carl Devol 82-81-87-91—341

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