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Michael Whitmer

Whitmer joined the Globe in 2001, and has covered golf since 2009 and the Patriots since 2011. A graduate of Miami University, he has worked at newspapers in Georgia and North Carolina, and also spends part of the year working on the Globe’s sports copy desk.

Latest stories

The Country Club in Brookline set to host 2022 US Open

By , Globe Staff

An agreement needs to be finalized between the US Golf Association and the town, but that’s expected to be a formality.

Zach Johnson wins British Open in playoff

By , Globe Staff

Masters and US Open champion Jordan Spieth was denied in his bid for the third leg of golf’s grand slam.

British Open notebook

Jordan Niebrugge headlines amateurs’ hour

By , Globe Staff

Low amateur honors went to the Wisconsin native, who plays at Oklahoma State.

British Open notebook

A bad time for a bad day for Dustin Johnson

By , Globe Staff

Making only one birdie Sunday, Johnson fell from first place to a tie for 18th entering Monday’s final round.