Smoltz, Romo set for local qualifiers
John Smoltz schooled the likes of Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine for years, more recently taking first-hand pointers from Tiger Woods.
But Smoltz, the future Hall of Fame pitcher, will test his genuine golf mettle next week, when he tries to qualify for the U.S. Open.
He's among a handful of celebrity athletes entered to play 18 holes in local qualifiers at 111 courses beginning next Monday.
"This is all about experiencing it more than anything," Smoltz, 42, told USGA.org, ...
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2010 U.S. OPEN
At a U.S. Open that will likely always be defined by failure, Graeme McDowell turned what was a final-day fiasco for just about everyone else into the highlight of a lifetime. Bob Harig | Championship Central2010 champion: Graeme McDowell
Course: Pebble Beach Golf Links
Where: Pebble Beach, Calif.
Yardage, par: 7,040 yards, par-71