14-year-old Andy Zhang hits a drive on the first hole during a practice round for the U.S. Open at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. (AP)

14-year-old Andy Zhang hits a drive on the first hole during a practice round for the U.S. Open at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. (AP)

14-year-old Andy Zhang had a rough start to his first US Open.  He triple bogeyed the first hole and did only slightly better on the next four.  But, the youngest ever qualifier for the tournament soon settled down.  Bill Littlefield has the story.