GREAT MOMENTS IN SPECTATOR DISRUPTION
1962 Members of Arnie’s Army shout “Fat Jack!” at Nicklaus as he makes his way around Oakmont, but he is unfazed, defeating Palmer in a playoff to win his first US Open.
1971 A young boy falls from a tree at Merion Golf Club, startling Lee Trevino as he’s putting on the 18th green in the US Open’s final round. Trevino regroups but misses the putt and winds up in a playoff, defeating Nicklaus.
Early 1980s Rainbow-wigged Rollen Stewart starts popping up on dozens of golf telecasts, flashing Bible messages and a goofy grin.
1985 In an era of streakers regularly visiting the Open, one rushes the 18th green before Peter Jacobsen brings him down with a textbook football tackle.
1986 A heckler calls Greg Norman a choker during the US Open at Shinnecock Hills. Norman wades into the gallery and says, “Shut your face.”
1987 Danielle Cromb causes a stir by appearing in a lime-green bikini on a floating leader board at the PGA Championship. Tournament officials are dispatched to remove her.
1993 Bill Murray hauls spectator Kitty Ragsdale into a greenside bunker at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, where they dance before tumbling to the ground. She’s embarrassed, and others are outraged by Murray’s antics.
1998 Scott Hoch and his wife pursue a Hartford heckler who taunted him for choking. In a twist, Hoch reaches for the spectator’s neck before a tournament volunteer separates them.
2002 A US Open spectator calls to Colin Montgomerie, seemingly as a fan at Bethpage. When Monty finally looks at him, the man hollers, “Nice t--s!”
2008 Caddie Tony Navarro goes under the US Open ropes to confront a fan who yelled at Adam Scott at Torrey Pines. They scuffle, ending up on the ground before police step in.
2011 Tiger Woods is putting at the Frys.com Open when a fan runs onto the green and heaves a hot dog at him.
2012 A cawing Bird Man in a Union Jack hat interrupts Bob Costas interviewing Webb Simpson after the US Open. USGA executive director Mike Davis yanks Bird Man away.
THE NEW FOX GOLF TEAM FOR THE 2015 US OPEN (FROM TOP LEFT) INCLUDES MARK LOOMIS, GREG NORMAN, BRAD FAXON, HOLLY SONDERS, JOE BUCK AND DAVID FAY.