Jordan Spieth to play in 2018 Genesis Open
Jordan Spieth announced today that he will play in the 2018 Genesis Open to be held February 12-18 at The Riviera Country Club, marking his fifth professional start at Riviera.
“Riviera is one of my favorite courses in the world,” Spieth said. “I will always remember winning the 2012 NCAA Championship there and it’s always a thrill coming back.”
In four professional starts at The Riviera Country Club, Spieth best finish was tied for fourth in 2015. As a member of the University of Texas men’s golf team, Spieth helped lead the Longhorns to the NCAA championship in 2012 at Riviera.
Spieth, who is currently No. 3 in the Official World Golf Ranking, is a three-time major winner and has 11 victories on the PGA TOUR. 2017 saw Spieth capture three victories including the Open Championship at Royal Birkdale and a memorable playoff victory at the Travels Championship. Last season, Spieth finished second behind Justin Thomas in the FedExCup standings.
Tickets for the 2018 Genesis Open are now on sale. Starting at just $20, all ticket options are available HERE.