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Chile’s Joaquin Niemann Wins the Genesis Invitational and $2,160,000

Joaquin Niemann held a three-shot lead going into Sunday’s final round at the Genesis Invitational at the historic Riviera Country Club. After shooting 63, 63 and 68, he had set a 54-hole tournament record, but the question on everyone’s mind was … Continue reading

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Genesis Cuts Made Going into Round 3

The field started with 120 golfers on Thursday. After 36 holes of golf, 75 players have made the cut at Even-par 142. Leading the field  is Joaquin Niemann, the 23-year-old Chilean pro. He was 8 under today, and combined with … Continue reading

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Local Groups Work Concessions at Genesis to Raise Money

It was another beautiful day at the Riviera Golf Club and Circling the News checked in with two groups who are working in concession stands at the Genesis Invitational Tournament. Members of the Woman’s Club are in a booth by … Continue reading

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Round One Completed at the Genesis Invitational

This is one event you will not want to miss. There’s food, there’s cocktails, there’s the Riviera and its historic clubhouse and pro-golfers. The kicker? One of the top sporting events in the country is in Pacific Palisades’ backyard. At … Continue reading

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Genesis Invitational Provides Food, Drinks and Great Golf

Although Tiger Woods is not playing in the Genesis Invitational this week, he will be at the Riviera golf course in Pacific Palisades. In addition to being a legendary golfer, he is the founder and CEO of TGR, which is … Continue reading

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Walk the Historic Riviera Golf Course with Pros

(Editor’s note: The 2022 Genesis Invitational opens on Thursday at the Riviera golf course in Pacific Palisades, with the final round on Sunday, February 20. The field includes all of the top-10 golfers in the Official World Golf Ranking. Why … Continue reading

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Sam Lagana: Voice of the Rams

The day after the L.A. Rams defeated Cincinnati to earn a trip to the Super Bowl, Times columnist Bill Plaschke began his column this way: “SoFi Stadium shook. The Rams danced. Confetti sprayed. “Thousands screamed, again and again, answering the … Continue reading

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PaliHi Football, Unbeaten All Season, Loses to San Pedro in City Semifinals

Three interceptions and two fumbles undermined the undefeated Palisades High football team last Friday night as it lost to host San Pedro 33-17 in the City Section Open Division semifinals. The third-seeded Dolphins were 11-0 going into the game against … Continue reading

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PaliHi Boys Water Polo Wins City Title and a Regional Championship

After winning a ninth straight City Section title, the Palisades High boys water polo team captured the CIF SoCal Regional Division III championship on November 20 at Carpinteria, defeating the home team and No. 1 seed, 9-5. The Noozhawk website … Continue reading

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Undefeated PaliHi Football Destroys South Gate, 60-21, in City Playoff Opener

Sophomore quarterback Sammy Silvia passed for 341 yards and four touchdowns as the powerful Palisades High football team crushed South Gate, 60-21, in the first round of the City Section Open Division playoffs last Friday night at home. The Dolphins, … Continue reading

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