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Marathon Classic field brings international flair to Toledo area

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    2017 Marathon Classic champion In-Kyung Kim is one of eight golfers in this year's field to hail from South Korea.

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    More than half of the field in the Marathon Classic is from the United States, including the world's No. 37-ranked golfer, Austin Ernst.

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    Brooke Henderson is one of four Canadians who will tee it up in the Marathon Classic.

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The LPGA Tour’s Marathon Classic will have a field full of international flair when it begins Thursday at Highland Meadows in Sylvania.

The 144 players come from 27 different countries and one United States territory. Most of the players in this year's event come from America, with South Korea next.

To check out where your favorite player might be from, click on the map below and click on the golfer icons to check out more information on that golfer:

 

 

The field for the 2018 LPGA Marathon Classic at Highland Meadows in Sylvania.

(Updated as of July 9)

* denotes player in top 50 of Rolex world rankings as of July 9

*Marina Alex, Wayne, N,J.,

Beth Allen, San Diego, Calif.,

Rebecca Artis, Coonabarabran, Australia

Aditi Ashok, Bangalore, India

Laetitia Beck, Caesarea, Israel

Brittany Benvenuto, Langhorne, Pa.

Danah Bordner, Indianapolis

Celine Boutier, Montrouge, France

Ashli Bunch, Morristown, Tenn.

Katie Burnett, Brunswick, Ga.

Dori Carter, Valdosta, Ga.

Silvia Cavalleri, Milano, Italy

Tiffany Chan, Hong Kong

Sandra Changkija, Orlando, Fla.

Peiyun Chien, Pingtung, Taiwan

Chella Choi, Seoul, Republic of Korea

*In Gee Chun, Republic of Korea

Cydney Clanton, Concord, N.C.

Holly Clyburn, Grimsby, England

Jacqui Concolino, Orlando, Fla.

Lauren Coughlin, Charlottesville, Va.

Paula Creamer, Pleasanton, Calif.

Katelyn Dambaugh, Charleston, S.C.

Daniela Darquea, Quito, Ecuador

Perrine Delacour, Paris, France

Laura Diaz, Scotia, N.Y.

Brianna Do, Lakewood, Calif.

Kendall Dye, Edmond, Okla.

Martina Edberg, Jonkoping, Sweden

Allison Emrey, Charlotte, N.C.

*Austin Ernst, Seneca, S.C.

Simin Feng, Beijing, China

Julieta Granada, Asuncion, Paraguay

Jaye Marie Green, Boca Raton, Fla.

Jennifer Hahn, Las Vegas

Mina Harigae, Monterey, Calif.

Caroline Hedwall, Stockholm, Sweden

*Brooke M. Henderson, Smith Falls, Ontario, Canada

Celine Herbin, Avranches, France

Maria Hernandez, Pamplona, Spain

Nannette Hill, Pelham Manor, N.Y.

Jillian Hollis (i), Rocky River, Ohio

Dani Holmqvist, Stockholm, Sweden

Wei-Ling Hsu, New Taipei City, Taiwan

*Charley Hull, Woburn, England

Daniela Iacobelli, Melbourne, Fla.

Caroline Inglis, Eugene, Ore.

Nicole Jeray, Berwyn, Ill.

Tiffany Joh, San Diego

Haeji Kang, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Jimin Kang, Scottsdale, Ariz.

Kim Kaufman, Clark, S.D.

Sarah Kemp, Sydney, Australia

Christina Kim, San Jose, Calif.

*Hyo Joo Kim, Wonju, Republic of Korea

*In-Kyung Kim, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Lauren Kim, Los Altos, Calif.

*Sei Young Kim, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Nanna Koerstz Madsen, Smorum, Denmark

P.K. Kongkraphan, Khonkaen, Thailand

Olafia Kristinsdottir, Reykjavik, Iceland

Candie Kung, Allen, Texas

Jennifer Kupcho (a) (i), Westminster, Colo.

Cindy LaCrosse, Tampa, Fla.

Brittany Lang, McKinney, Texas

Maude-Aimee Leblanc, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada

Alison Lee, Los Angeles

Erynne Lee, Silverdale, Wash.

Harang Lee, Bilbao, Spain

Ilhee Lee, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Min Lee, Taoyuan City, Chinese Taipei

*Mirim Lee, Gwangju, Republic of Korea

Camilla Lennarth, Stockholm, Sweden

Amelia Lewis, Jacksonville, Fla.

*Stacy Lewis, The Woodlands, Texas

Xiyu Lin, Guangzhou, China

*Brittany Lincicome, Seminole, Fla.

Yu Liu, Beijing, China

Gaby Lopez, Mexico City, Mexico

Lee Lopez, Whittier, Calif.

Brittany Marchand, Orangeville, Ontario, Canada

Mo Martin, Naples, Fla.

Maddie McCrary, Wylie, Texas

Ally McDonald, Fulton, Miss.

Kristy McPherson, Conway, S.C.

Wichanee Meechai, Bangkok, Thailand

Sydnee Michaels, Murrieta, Calif.

Mika Miyazato, Okinawa, Japan

Giulia Molinaro, Treviso, Italy

Becky Morgan, Abergavenny, Wales

Mind Muangkhumsakul, Khonkean, Thailand

AJ Newell, Tampa, Fla.

Benyapa Niphatsophon, Thailand

Haru Nomura, Kanagawa, Japan

Lee-Anne Pace, Paarl, South Africa

Bianca Pagdanganan (a) (i), Quezon City, Philippines

Annie Park, Levittown, N.Y.

Emily K. Pedersen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Katherine Perry, Cary, N.C.

Pornanong Phatlum, Chaiyaphum, Thailand

Pinya Pipatjarasgit, Toledo (e)

Sophia Popov, Heidelberg, Germany GER

Morgan Pressel, Boca Raton, Fla.

Leticia Ras-Anderica, Konstanz, Germany

Beatriz Recari, Pamplona, Spain

Robynn Ree, Redondo Beach, Calif.

Mel Reid, Derby, England

Paula Reto, Bloemfontein, South Africa

Rachel Rohanna, Waynesburg, Pa.

Sherman Santiwiwatthanaphong, Buengkan, Thailand

Katelyn Sepmoree, Tyler, Texas

Giulia Sergas, Trieste, Italy

Alena Sharp, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Madeleine Sheils, Boise, Idaho

Kelly Shon, Port Washington, N.Y.

Molly Skapik, Miamisburg, Ohio

Luna Sobron, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

*Jennifer Song, Orlando, Fla.

Mariah Stackhouse, Riverdale, Ga.

Angela Stanford, Saginaw, Texas

Jackie Stoelting, Vero Beach, Fla.

Thidapa Suwannapura, Bangkok, Thailand

Emma Talley, Princeton, Ky.

Kris Tamulis, Naples, Fla.

Jessy Tang, Orlando, Fla.

Kassidy Teare, San Diego

Pannarat Thanapolboonyaras, Roi-Et, Thailand

*Lexi Thompson, Delray Beach, Fla.

Maria Torres, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Samantha Troyanovich, Grosse Pointe, Mich.

Yani Tseng, Taoyuan, Taiwan

Emily Tubert, Burbank, Calif.

Ayako Uehara, Naha, Japan

Mariajo Uribe, Bucaramanga, Colombia

Alison Walshe, Westford, Mass.

Allie White, Lancaster, Ohio

Kim Williams, Bethesda, Md.

Lizzie Win, Toledo (e)

Cheyenne Woods, Phoenix, Ariz.

Jing Yan, Shanghai, China

*Angel Yin, Arcadia, Calif.

Sakura Yokomine, Tokyo, Japan

(a) — amateur

(i) — invitation

(e) — sponsor’s exemption

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