Diaz replaces Mickelson for U.S. Open

Diaz replaces Mickelson for U.S. Open

It’s official! Roberto Diaz was the first alternate on the 117th Ceremony of the U.S. Open in Erin Hills, Wisconsin list and will officially replace Phil Mickelson. Diaz of Veracruz, Mexico is the highest-ranked Mexican player in the world golf rankings at number 396.  Mickelson officially withdrew Thursday morning in order to attend his daughter Amanda’s graduation in Carlsbad, California. Diaz, 30, will tee off this afternoon, June 15th, 2017