14 Jun '13, 11pm

Nobody is quite sure what a good score is at Merion yet -- except for the participants

Nobody is quite sure what a good score is at Merion yet -- except for the participants

ARDMORE, Pa. - It's late Friday afternoon at Merion Golf Club, home of golf's coolest logo, even though it looks like a thermometer sticking through a parsley sprig, and nobody is quite sure what a good score is yet. Nobody except the participants of this 113th United States Open. They know. Luke Donald is even-par after 36 holes and loving it. "I'm very satisfied to be at even," he said. John Senden shot 71 in breezy conditions Friday. "I'll take that," the lanky Australian offered with a smile. Billy Horschel put up four birdies and shot 67. "Sixty-six sounded better," Horschel joked, "but it was a good day." With each passing hour Friday afternoon, as the flags waved straight-out in a steady wind, that 67 looked better and better. Merion is surprising all those observers who thought it might be prone to yielding record low numbers if the course was softened by rain. Wel...

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