Sam Saunders is officially the first-round leader at Genesis Open; second round underway

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Sam Saunders, who fired a seven-under 64 at the Genesis Open on Thursday, officially became the first-round leader shortly before 9 a.m. on Friday as the 48 players left on the course on Thursday finished their rounds at Riviera Country Club.

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