Hughes earned his fifth U.S. Open start by shooting 9-under-par 133 in the final qualifier held at Royal Oaks and Lakewood country clubs in Dallas, Texas. His lone PGA Tour victory to date is the 2016 RSM Classic in a playoff over Blayne Barber, Billy Horschel, Henrik Norlander and Camilo Villegas. He also won the 2016 Price Cutter Charity Classic on the Web.com Tour (now Korn Ferry Tour). A former member of Team Canada, Hughes won the 2011 and 2012 Canadian Amateur titles. He played at Kent State and won the 2011 Mid-America Conference individual title. He also represented Canada in the 2012 World Amateur Team Championship.
U.S. Open Record
|2022||The Country Club||72-69-73-70--284||+4||T-24|
|2021||Torrey Pines Golf Course (South Course)||73-67-68-77--285||+1||T-15|
|2020||Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course)||72-76||+8||MC|
|2018||Shinnecock Hills Golf Club||76-75||+11||MC|
|2013||Merion Golf Club||75-78||+13||MC|