Portland Classic Amateur Open Will Provide Guaranteed Spot in LPGA Tournament to Winner
Turn right out of Highland Meadows Golf Club, meander down Erie Street and there behind the rolling front nine it hangs right above Main Street - Beatriz Recari Drive.
Northwest Ohio has been good to the LPGA as the Tour returns this week to the tournament that Toledo’s hosted since 1984 with a 142-player field, featuring the top-two on the LPGA money list vying for a $1.4 million purse.
Founded in 1984, the Marathon Classic Presented by Owens Corning and O-I has returned yearly to Northwest Ohio, except in 1986 and 2011, and will be the 29th time the LPGA has visited Toledo.
The Rolex ANNIKA Major Award will recognize the player who, during a current LPGA Tour season, has the most outstanding record in all five major championships.
International Golf Federation officials confirmed today the qualification system that will be used for golf in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.