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Classic course set for reintroduction

National Golf Links of America will be back on stage for Walker Cup in September

Updated: May 7, 2013, 9:40 PM ET
By Farrell Evans | ESPN.com

In 1922 at the National Golf Links of America off the scenic Peconic Bay in Southampton, N.Y., the U.S. beat Great Britain and Ireland 8 to 4 in the inaugural Walker Cup matches. The U.S. team was led by Bobby Jones, Chick Evans, Robert Gardner and Francis Ouimet.

As great as those players were then and would become in the years that followed, the real star that weekend in August was the National Golf Links, which opened in 1911 under the most meticulous supervision by designer Charles ...

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