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Stuart Appleby withdrew from the Travelers Championship on Friday due to a back injury.

Impact

Appleby was in position to make the cut following a first-round 71, but the back injury that plagued him often in 2016 flared up again and cost him any shot he had to play the weekend. Appleby has not made a cut since the Sanderson Farms Championship in October.

Charlie Beljan withdrew from the Travelers Championship prior to his second round due to an illness.

Impact

It's not clear what type of illness Beljan is dealing with, but his first-round 77 left him with little chance of making the cut, so his ailment essentially only cost him one round of play.

Bob Estes withdrew from the Travelers Championship prior to his second round due to an illness.

Impact

Estes had a chance to make his fourth cut of the year after a first-round 74, but he was unable to start his second round due to his ailment, costing him any chance of playing the weekend.

Brandon Stone shot a one-over 73 in the final round of the U.S. Open to finish in a tie for 35th place at the U.S. Open.

Impact

A big key to success at a U.S. Open to to avoid dropping multiple shots a hole. Stone did a great job of that as he didn't make a single double-bogey or worse for the week. He also had a stellar driving week as he ranked seventh in SG: Off-the-tee. Stone just didn't hit enough greens to contend. He was 67th for the week in greens in regulation. The South African has made 11 starts worldwide in 2017 and now has five top-35 finishes.

Jonathan Randolph finished his week with a three-over 75 on Sunday and ended up in the 42nd position at the U.S. Open.

Impact

While the fairways at Erin Hills are very wide, it's critical you put it in the short grass and avoid the long fescue. Randolph did a nice job of that this week as he hit over 87 percent of the fairways which was tied for fourth best in the field. He also ranked 37th in SG: Putting and T33 in putts per GIR. It was a solid week for Randolph who was making his first career major appearance. He will tee it up at the Travelers Championship this week.

Ernie Els

Ernie Els shot a two-over 74 in the final round of the U.S. Open and finished in a tie for 55th place.

Impact

Els had a good week with the putter as he ranked 12th in SG: Putting. Ball striking wise it was a struggle as he was 64th in SG: Tee-to-green and 63rd in greens in regulation. This may be the two-time U.S. Open Champion's final go around at America's National Championship as this is the final year of his exemption from winning the 2012 Open Championship. Els is still looking to get his season going as he has made just 6 of 16 cuts with a best finish of T35 at the AT&T Byron Nelson a few weeks back. He is not in the field for the Travelers Championship this week.

Rory Mcllroy

Rory McIlroy carded a two-day score of five-over-par to miss the cut at the U.S. Open by four strokes.

Impact

McIlroy hadn't played competitive golf in over a month heading into the week at Erin Hills, and the time off showed as he came out a bit rusty on Thursday. He hit just 57 percent of his fairways in regulation through two rounds, while also hitting less than 60 percent of the greens in regulation. He didn't make up many strokes with the putter either, and Hideki Matsuyama's runner-up finish pushed McIlroy down to No. 3 in the Official World Golf Ranking. McIlroy will look to get back on track at the Travelers Championship this week.

Dustin Johnson

Dustin Johnson carded a two-day total of four-over-par to miss the cut at the U.S. Open by three strokes.

Impact

Johnson was the betting favorite as the world's No. 1 golfer heading into the week at Erin Hills, but he failed to take advantage of easier-than-expected playing conditions as he carded just one birdie during his first round on Thursday. He lost a majority of his strokes to the field on the greens, but he also hit just two-thirds of the greens in regulation. He'll take the upcoming week off and won't be in the field for the Travelers Championship.

Charl Schwartzel

Charl Schwartzel missed the cut at the U.S. Open by two strokes after carding a two-day total of three-over-par.

Impact

Schwartzel couldn't maintain momentum after a runner-up finish in his previous start at the FedEx St. Jude Classic, missing the cut at a U.S. Open for just the second time in eight years. He dropped to No. 19 in the Official World Golf Ranking as a result, unable to avoid a pair of double bogeys on the back nine during Friday's round. He won't be in the field for this week's Travelers Championship.

Henrik Stenson

Henrik Stenson carded a two-day total of three-over-par to miss the cut at the U.S. Open by two strokes.

Impact

Stenson has now missed the cut at four of his last five events on U.S. soil, falling to No. 7 in the Official World Golf Ranking. He lost a majority of his strokes on the greens at Erin Hills, but hit over 80 percent of his fairways in regulation. He'll look to get back on track at the upcoming BMW International Open where he's the defending champion.

Adam Scott

Adam Scott missed the cut at the U.S. Open by two strokes with a two-day total score of three-over-par.

Impact

Scott was coasting along ahead of the cut line on Friday throughout his front nine (back-nine start), but played his next four holes in four-over after making the turn. Putting woes destroyed Scott's ball-striking momentum, while he was able to hit over 70 percent of both fairways and greens in regulation. He's now down to No. 14 in the Official World Golf Ranking after entering 2017 at No. 7.

Rafa Cabrera Bello

Rafael Cabrera-Bello closed with a two-over 74 on Sunday at the U.S. Open to finish two-over and tied for 42nd.

Impact

Cabrera-Bello was only able to break par during one of his four rounds at Erin Hills, but he birdied four of his last five holes Sunday to finish inside the top 45. He hit just 64 percent of his greens in regulation, but was 16th among the field in terms of SG: around-the-green as he limited the damage with decent wedge play. The Spaniard fell down to No. 31 in the Official World Golf Ranking, but will look to make up ground at this week's BMW International Open.

Adam Hadwin

Adam Hadwin had a rough day shooting an eight-over 80 in the final round of the U.S. Open to fall into a tie for 60th place.

Impact

Hadwin had a very tough stretch in the middle of his round where he made three straight double-bogeys. It just simply wasn't his week as he was outside the top-55 in both SG: Tee-to-green and SG: Putting. Hadwin is still in the midst of his best season having made 16 of 18 cuts and posted four top-10 finishes. He has just one finish inside the top-25 in his last seven starts, however. Hadwin will look to get back on track at the Travelers Championship this week.

Gary Woodland

Gary Woodland finished in a tie for 50th at the U.S. Open after posting a two-over 74 on Sunday.

Impact

Woodland has the distance to find success at Erin Hills, but he was unable to find the short grass enough as he ranked T59 in driving accuracy. On top of that he really struggled with the putter, finishing 62nd in SG: Putting and 68th in putts per GIR. Woodland has been off since a T2 at the Honda Classic. His best finish in his last nine starts since then was a T38. Woodland will not be in the field for the Travelers Championship this week.

Kevin Kisner

Kevin Kisner closed with a four-over 76 to finish in a tie for 58th place at the U.S. Open.

Impact

Kisner drove the ball well as he hit over 85 percent of the fairways and therefore stayed out of the long fescure, but he was still outside the top-40 in SG: Approach-to-green and greens in regulation. Kisner's biggest problems this week, however, came on the greens as he was 64th in SG: Putting and 59th in putts per GIR. He is still having a great season with six top-10's and 10 top-25's in 18 starts. Kisner will not play this week at the Travelers Championship.

Andrew Johnston shot a three-over 75 on Sunday at Erin Hills to finish in a tie for 42nd place in the U.S. Open.

Impact

Johnston unfortunately played holes 5-9 on Sunday in five-over-par as he fell down the leaderboard late. He was sitting in good position after a 69 on Thursday, but couldn't get anything going after that as he was over-par in the final three rounds. Johnston didn't have his best ball-striking week as he was outside the top-40 in driving accuracy and greens in regulation. He was also a mediocre 48th in SG: Tee-to-green. Johnston now sits 112th in the OWGR.

Matthew Fitzpatrick

Matthew Fitzpatrick shot a four-over 76 in the final round of the U.S. Open to fall into a tie for 35th place.

Impact

Fitzpatrick hit over 80 percent of the fairways, but was just 68th in driving distance this week. While that doesn't come as too much of a surprise it definitely put him at a disadvantage having to come into holes with longer clubs. When he did hit the green in regulation he had the fourth best putting average, however. Fitzpatrick remains 35th in the OWGR.

Webb Simpson

Webb Simpson closed with a one-over 73 at the U.S. Open to finish in a tie for 35th place.

Impact

Simpson finished the week T10 in driving accuracy and T19 in greens in regulation, while also placing third in SG: Around-the-green. It was a struggle on the greens, however, as Simpson was 52nd in SG: Putting and T56 in putts per GIR. Simpson has made 14 of 19 cuts with six top-25 finishes and sits 35th in the FedExCup standings. He will play this week at the Travelers Championship.

Shane Lowry

Shane Lowry posted a one-over 73 on Sunday at the U.S. Open to finish three-over and tied for 46th.

Impact

Lowry, who finished runner-up at last year's U.S. Open, closed out his week at Erin Hills with three consecutive over-par rounds. The Irishman was 30th among the field in SG: off-the-tee, but otherwise didn't stand out statistically. Still searching for his first top 10 of the season, Lowry remains outside the top 125 in the FedExCup standings.

Stewart Cink

Stewart Cink carded a one-under 71 on Sunday at the U.S. Open to finish three-over and tied for 46th.

Impact

Cink played his final 11 holes of the tournament in a combined four-under-par to climb into the top 50 during his first major championship appearance since the 2015 British Open. The veteran hasn't finished inside the top 75 of the FedExCup standings since 2010, but he's currently on pace to do so this season with a ranking of 47th at this point. He won't be in the field for the upcoming Travelers Championship, so he should be well-rested when he returns to tournament action in the future.