Marathon Classic: Notes and news
Stacy Lewis showed us that she is playing in every tournament as in her hometown. The situation is the same with the latest tournament, Marathon Classic Presented by Owens Corning and O-I. She already visited Arkansas and Texas. Lewis was born near the tournament location. This means that this week, her nephew, niece and cousins will watch her play at the course. Since Walmart Northwest Arkansas Championship Presented by P&G and U.S. Women’s Open last week, where she finished in tied for 3rd, she has been in contention.
Lewis said that she is really proud of herself. She did many interesting things last week. In addition, she also was proud of how she managed the pressure. You must know that golfers are under a lot of stress during the whole season.
This tournament is a preparation for famous Ricoh Women’s British Open. She was practicing her swings and shots already. She must do this in order to be in the best shape possible. However, this also means that at the Marathon Classic Presented by Owens Corning and O-I, Stacy Lewis will give her best. Lewis announced that she is happy because she can play in this tournament.
Lydia Ko is another golfer that should be happy these days. She isn’t a No. 1 at the Rolex Rankings. However, she is up for Best Female Golfer and ESPYS Best International Athlete. In addition, she had one of her best finishes at the U.S. Women’s Open. Ko played last week, so you were able to watch her amazing game. For this golfer, everything is about enjoying the game and making birdies. She said that birdies make her smile.