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  • 17-year-old Lydia Ko wins Marathon Classic

    17-year-old Lydia Ko wins Marathon Classic

    Sunday, July 20 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-07-20 22:43:59 GMT
    More than $200-thousand is waiting for the winner of the 2014 Marathon Classic presented by Owens Corning & O-I.
    Seventeen-year-old Lydia Ko broke free from a late tie with So Yeon Ryu, hitting a wedge to 4 feet for birdie on the 72nd hole on Sunday to win the Marathon Classic.
  • Inside the Golf Channel

    Inside the Golf Channel

    Friday, July 18 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-07-18 20:37:48 GMT
    Our camera got rare, behind-the-scenes access inside the Golf Channel's control room.
    Our camera got rare, behind-the-scenes access inside the Golf Channel's control room.
  • Visitor parking helps neighbors earn money during golf tournament

    Visitor parking helps neighbors earn money during golf tournament

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:54:27 GMT
    Crowds visiting the Marathon Classic need a place to park and that's the highlight of the year for many homeowners near the course
    Crowds visiting the Marathon Classic need a place to park and that's the highlight of the year for many homeowners near the course
  • Marathon Classic goes through sun, flooding

    Marathon Classic goes through sun, flooding

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:37:23 GMT
    Tournament organizers couldn't ask for better weather or luck this week, but that's not always the case.
    Tournament organizers couldn't ask for better weather or luck this week, but that's not always the case.
  • Marathon Classic reminds visitors to follow the rules

    Marathon Classic reminds visitors to follow the rules

    Thursday, July 17 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-07-17 21:17:54 GMT
     If you're planning to come out to the Marathon Classic at Highland Meadows for the weekend, there are some rules you'll need to follow.
     If you're planning to come out to the Marathon Classic at Highland Meadows for the weekend, there are some rules you'll need to follow.
  • 1,000+ volunteers keep Marathon Classic moving

    1,000+ volunteers keep Marathon Classic moving

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-07-17 02:34:24 GMT
    For the last twenty-five years, the ninth hole has been Ron Reynolds' post. The Columbus volunteer faithfully drives up year after year to lend a hand. His main task is to keep the crowd quiet while a golfer is on the course, but Ron says he continues to come back because of his love for the game."I worked in the tournament when I lived here in Toledo and I've started taking a week vacation every year to come back," he tells 13abc. "It's one of the best things I do all year."From getting the...
    For the last twenty-five years, the ninth hole has been Ron Reynolds' post. The Columbus volunteer faithfully drives up year after year to lend a hand. His main task is to keep the crowd quiet while a golfer is on the course, but Ron says he continues to come back because of his love for the game."I worked in the tournament when I lived here in Toledo and I've started taking a week vacation every year to come back," he tells 13abc. "It's one of the best things I do all year."From getting the...
  • WATCH ONLINE: Marathon Classic Tee Off Special

    WATCH ONLINE: Marathon Classic Tee Off Special

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:29 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:29:00 GMT
    Northwest Ohio rolls out the green carpet for the world's best female golfers this week. LPGA stars including Paula Creamer, Michelle Wie, and Stacy Lewis tee off on Thursday.
    Northwest Ohio rolls out the green carpet for the world's best female golfers this week. LPGA stars including Paula Creamer, Michelle Wie, and Stacy Lewis tee off on Thursday.
  • Sylvania businesses aim for hole-in-one during Marathon Classic

    Sylvania businesses aim for hole-in-one during Marathon Classic

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-07-16 02:36:10 GMT
    Joshua Spangler doesn't mind sacrificing space on his large, corner-lot lawn if it means cash in hand for people needing close parking to the Highland Meadows Golf Club. The Sylvania homeowner expects to see a lot of people in his neighborhood in the coming days as the Marathon Classic Golf Tournament kicks into high gear."Yesterday we had about eight cars, today was maybe two or three," says Spangler, who has lived at his home for almost two years. "I expect this weekend to be a little chaot...
    Joshua Spangler doesn't mind sacrificing space on his large, corner-lot lawn if it means cash in hand for people needing close parking to the Highland Meadows Golf Club. The Sylvania homeowner expects to see a lot of people in his neighborhood in the coming days as the Marathon Classic Golf Tournament kicks into high gear."Yesterday we had about eight cars, today was maybe two or three," says Spangler, who has lived at his home for almost two years. "I expect this weekend to be a little chaot...