Eleventh-ranked Palisades jumped out to an 11-2 halftime lead and went on to beat visiting Hamilton 19-5 Friday, improving to 8-4 overall and 4-0 in City League play.
Senior Macchio Rissone finished with four goals and three assists to lead the Dolphins in points. Aidan Caso led Pali in goals with six, including three in the first quarter, and Jackson Demet scored four.
Face-off specialist Milo Sherman, a sophomore, made sure the Dolphins had plenty of opportunities, winning 22 face-offs and also contributing a goal and three assists.
The Dolphins face a tough stretch run over the next two weeks, with games against No. 10 Mira Costa on Thursday followed by games against No. 13 Newbury Park, No. 5 Oak Park and No. 12 Sierra Canyon.