Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Marathon Classic Photo Gallery



Just returned from The Marathon Classic in Sylvania, Ohio. As has been the case in just about every tournament this year, it went down to the very last shot. Beatriz Recari sank her four foot par putt on the 72nd hole to come out victorious by one shot over Paula Creamer. I followed the final group, which also includied Lexi Thompson, and was treated to some of the finest golf you will see on any tour. All three players played 18 holes without a single blemish on their scorecard. In fact Lexi won a car when she aced the 14th hole!

Here are some pictures and videos from this very exciting event.

Pictures:

So Yeon Ryu

Brooke Pancake

Natalie Gulbis

Lexi Thompson

Maude Aimee Leblanc & Yours Truly

Kathleen Ekey

Sydnee Michaels




Videos:

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Kathleen Ekey

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Paula Creamer

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Sandra Gal


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Lexi Thompson


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Thompson, Ryu, and Lewis

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Ryann O'Toole

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Belen Mozo

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Sydnee Michaels



Other Tidbits:
With her 7th place finish, Stacy Lewis now has 11 top tens this year. No one else has more than eight.
Yani Tseng missed the cut for the third consecutive time.

Titleholders Update:
Jacqui Concolino, Se Ri Pac, and Chella Choi are the latest to qualify. Azahara Munoz remains the highest ranked player on the LPGA Priority List not to qualify.

Rolex Movers of the week:
Beatriz Recari leaps from #26 to #18, Paula Creamer jumps up from #14 to #11, and Jodi Ewart Shadoff moves from # 59 to #44. Lee-Anne Pace, who won the Spanish Open on the L.E.T., moves from #78 to #61. Yani Tseng drops for a 5th consecutive week, falling from #10 to #12.

Who's Hot:
Angela Stanford has finished 4th, 2nd, and 5th, in her last 3 starts.

Who's Not:
Brittany Lincicome has missed 7 cuts in her last 12 starts.




1 comment:

  1. You did a great job Tony! Taking photos and videos with those gorgeous golfers really a Big thumbs up! : ) How I wish, I could take pictures with them too! : )

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