Holmes competing in 16th major today

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Tied for 14th in 2010 British Open, 24th in 2010 PGA, 25th in 2007 Masters, 27th in 2009 U.S. Open

By Bobby Brockman


Campbellsville’s John “J.B.” Holmes tees off this afternoon at 1:36 on No. 10 in the U.S. Open Championship in Pinehurst, N.C.
Holmes will be playing with Gary Woodland and Graham DeLaet and will tee off No. 1 tomorrow morning at 7:51.
Coverage will be on ESPN on Thursday and Friday and on NBC this weekend.
It will be his fifth appearance at the U.S. Open, the same number of times he has played in the British Open and the PGA Championship. He played in the 2008 Masters and will make his second trip to Augusta, Ga. in April.

J.B. Holmes in major tournaments
Year    Tournament    Results

2003    U.S. Open    missed cut
2008    Masters    T-25th
2006    U.S. Open    T-48th
2006    British Open    missed cut
2006    PGA    T-37th
2008    U.S. Open    missed cut
2008    British Open    missed cut
2008    PGA    T-29th
2009    U.S. Open    T-27th
2009    British Open    69th
2009    PGA    withdrew
2010    British Open    T-14th
2010    PGA    T-24th
2011    British Open    missed cut
2011    PGA    withdrew