Dolphins 10th at Golf Regionals

After taking second place at the City Championships, the Palisades High golf team traveled to Pasadena for the CIF Southern California Regionals last Thursday and placed 10th with a score of +70 at Brookside Golf Club.

Junior Ali Zafar-Khan parred 11 holes and freshman Noah Mirza birdied the first and 16th holes as each carded a 9-over par 81. Jackson Nettleship birdied the fourth hole on his way to an 86,  fellow 9th-grader Charlie Lovett shot an 88 and Aaron Simon birided the first hole on his way to an 84 to round out the Dolphins’scoring. Sam Swartz carded a 95, but only the five lowest scores count towards the team total.

City champion Granada Hills finished ninth at +46 and Torrey Pines won at 9-over par.

Tyler Guo of Crean Lutheran was the top individual with a 7-under par 65, followed by Ontario Christian’s William Mouw  (69) and Palm Desert’s Charlie Reiter (70).