February 12, 2021

2021 Collegiate Showcase field announced

The Genesis Invitational kicks off its tournament week at The Riviera Country Club on Monday, February 15 with the Collegiate Showcase, the annual event featuring top collegiate players vying for an exemption into the 2021 Genesis Invitational field. The Collegiate Showcase begins at 9 a.m. The collegiate athletes competing in the 2021 showcase include:

School Collegiate Player*
University of Kentucky Alex Goff
University of Minnesota Angus Flanagan
Oakland University Kyle Petrovich
San Diego State University Callum Bruce
University of San Francisco Tim Widing
University of Southern California Kyle Suppa
University of Wyoming Bryce Waters
*Players subject to change

The 2021 event marks the seventh consecutive year the tournament has hosted the Collegiate Showcase. Past showcase winners Will Zalatoris (2015, Wake Forest University) and Scottie Scheffler (2018, University of Texas) are among the 120 players in The Genesis Invitational field at Rivera. The low collegiate golfer on Monday will earn the tournament’s final exemption.

Past winners of The Genesis Invitational Collegiate Showcase include Sean Yu (2020, San Jose State University), Lukas Euler (2019, University of Kentucky), Scheffler, Sahith Theegala (2017, Pepperdine University), Charlie Danielson (2016, University of Illinois) and Zalatoris.

The Collegiate Showcase also features a pro-am event with teams comprised of a PGA TOUR pro and two amateurs representing their alma mater. The pro-am teams compete against each other in better ball play, with the winning team earning a $50,000 donation to the school’s golf program.

The 2021 Genesis Invitational will be held February 15-21 and broadcast on GOLF Channel and CBS.