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On this Date 1951 - HOF Clayton Heafner Finishes 2nd in US Open

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 06/16/19, 5:00AM EDT

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Clayton Heafner finished tied for second in the U.S Open, contested at Oakland Hills...

June 16, 1951 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, golfer Clayton Heafner finished tied for second in the U.S Open, contested at Oakland Hills Country Club in Birmingham, Michigan.  He finished two shots behind the immortal Ben Hogan and fired a 69 in the final round. He joined the NCSHOF in 1974.

Clayton Heafner - NCSHOF