U.S. Women’s Open to be Played Without Fans
The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced that the U.S. Women’s Open will be played without fans at the Champions Golf club in Houston, Texas.
The announcement comes days after the PGA Tour announced that a limited number of fans will be allowed at the Vivint Houston Open in two weeks.
The USGA Statement is as Follows:
“Following extensive consultation with health officials, we have decided that hosting the U.S. Women’s Open without spectators will provide the best opportunity to conduct the championship safely for all involved. While we are disappointed that we won’t be able to welcome fans and their unmatched energy at Champions Golf Club, we know this is the right decision for the community and players.”