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Sports Briefs: Morikawa aims to honor ‘The King’

Sports Briefs: Morikawa aims to honor ‘The King’

La Cañada’s Morikawa tabbed to Team USA

Former four-time All-Area Boys’ Golfer of the Year Collin Morikawa will take aim at a prize named after one of his sport's greats.

The La Cañada High alumnus will be representing more than just his school as a member of Team USA in the Arnold Palmer Cup, one of amateur golf’s biggest tournaments.

Team USA will square off against Europe in a Ryder Cup-style tournament taking place from Friday through Sunday at the Atlanta Athletic Club in the 20th edition of the annual competition.

This year’s event will be the first since the passing of Palmer on Sept. 25.

Several famous golfers have taken part previously,...

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