1914 U.S. Open: Hagen Arrives

The 1914 U.S. Open was the 20th time the tournament was played, and it marked the debut of Walter Hagen on the national golf scene.

Winner: Walter Hagen, 290

Where it was played: Midlothian Country Club in Midlothian, Illinois

Tournament dates: August 20-21, 1914

Leader after first round: Walter Hagen, 68

Leader after second round: Walter Hagen, 142

Leader after third round: Walter Hagen, 217

Notable Notes: Walter Hagen made his first headline showing in the golf world, winning his first U.S. Open and the first of his eventual 11 major champioships. Hagen won wire-to-wire after becoming, in the first round, the first golfer to shoot 68 in a U.S. Open.

Final Scores

Walter Hagen 68-74-75-73—290
a-Chick Evans 76-74-71-70—291
Fred McLeod 78-73-75-71—297
George Sargent 74-77-74-72—297
Mike Brady 78-72-74-74—298
James Donaldson 72-79-74-73—298
a-Francis Ouimet 69-76-75-78—298
Louis Tellier 72-75-74-78—299
John McDermott 77-74-74-75—300
Arthur Smith 79-73-76-72—300
a-William Rautenbush 76-75-75-75—301
James Simpson 76-71-77-77—301
Jim Barnes 73-76-80-73—302
Charles Hoffner 77-76-77-72—302
Tom McNamara 72-71-76-83—302
Joe Mitchell 77-69-77-79—302
J.J. O'Brien 74-72-77-79—302
Robert Peebles 78-75-74-75—302
George Simpson 73-76-76-77—302
Dan Kenney 76-75-76-76—303
Tom Kerrigan 76-73-77-77—303
Alex Ross 72-75-82-76—305
a-Warren Wood 77-73-77-78—305
Walter Fovargue 81-71-77-77—306
Jack Munro 83-74-75-75—307
Robert Thompson 79-75-78-75—307
Otto Hackbarth 82-75-77-75—309
Fred Brand 78-74-76-82—310
Jack Burke Sr. 75-77-77-81—310
Chester Nelson 77-81-77-75—310
Tom Vardon 76-76-77-82—311
William Bell 79-79-75-79—312
a-Kenneth Edwards 77-76-81-78—312
Herbert Lagerblade 75-78-75-84—312
Willie Kidd 80-77-81-75—313
Alex Taylor 80-77-77-79—313
Charles W. Hall 76-77-81-81—315
Jack Jolly 81-77-79-78—315
George Cummings 77-81-80-78—316
a-Jack Neville 78-77-80-81—316
John Gatherum 78-77-82-80—317
a-Dave McKay 77-82-79-79—317
Andrew Campbell 83-80-73-82—318
Dick Hackbarth 73-84-82-80—319
Jack Croke 77-83-82-78—320
A.G. Herr 80-78-79-83—320
Willie Maguire 77-80-81-82—320
James Green 80-81-79-82—322
Frank Adams 80-81-84-80—325
James Thompson 81-77-84-83—325

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