European players tweeted before this morning's matches:
Morning world, it's that time to rock & roll. Bright eyed & bushy tailed. Lets get the show on the road & play some golf. #purepassion — Ian Poulter (@IanJamesPoulter) September 29, 2012
Enroute to Medinah for day 2 here at The Ryder Cup. I feel a big day for the Europeans coming......#justgotafeeling#teameurope — Graeme McDowell (@Graeme_McDowell) September 29, 2012
Both teams have an impressive fan presence at Medinah today:
America The Beautiful! First tee magic this morning at Medinah. #rydercup #13thman — Ryder Cup Team USA (@RyderCupTeamUSA) September 29, 2012
Awesome tribute in the sky above Medinah #RyderCup #ForSeve — Ryder Cup Team EUR (@RyderCupTeamEUR) September 29, 2012
One of the best days of my life! Let's go #USA!! -Keegan Bradley (@Keegan_Bradley) September 28, 2012
Chicago fans have been everything I thought they'd be. Raucous atmosphere.Electric Such a blast here today
— Scott Van Pelt (@notthefakeSVP) September 28, 2012
Tough day for us but only 5-3 behind so no disaster. Played well this morning but average this avo. Respect to our super rookie @coelsss #fb — Graeme McDowell (@Graeme_McDowell) September 28, 2012
What a performance from our rookie @coelsss 8 birdies & an Eagle, nerves of steel. Loving the passion. Pleasure to watch.
— Ian Poulter (@IanJamesPoulter) September 29, 2012
What a day at the Ryder Cup!! #USA — bubba watson (@bubbawatson) September 29, 2012
Golfers around the globe continue to weigh in on the action:
This weeks it's Ole ole ole ole ole!!! Come on guys,let's bring the cup back to where it belongs.All the best to Team Europe!#fightingspirit — Suzann Pettersen (@suzannpettersen) September 25, 2012
What a sweet afternoon for Team USA at Medinah!Good luck fellas I miss ya!
— Stewart Cink (@stewartcink) September 28, 2012
I love Keegan's enthusiasm! My game has never been good enough to have THAT much enthusiasm. There's always next week though!!!
— Bob Estes (@BobEstesPGA) September 29, 2012
In my mind, guys that rose to occasion today... Poulter, colsaerts, Keegan/Phil, Webb and ZJ/Duf. Fun to watch what the pressure brings out
— Parker McLachlin (@ParkerMcLachlin) September 29, 2012
How exciting was day one of the Ryder Cup!!Great first day lead for USA!#rydercup — Natalie Gulbis (@natalie_gulbis) September 29, 2012