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OAKBOURNE COUNTRY CLUB TO HOST THREE USGA QUALIFIERS AND LOUISIANA GOLF ASSOCIATION SENIOR AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP

Lafayette, Louisiana               March 25, 2021  Louisiana Golf Association (LGA) member club Oakbourne Country Club in Lafayette is giving back to the game in many ways this season. Oakbourne will host the U.S. Open Local Qualifier on Thursday, April 29. The region’s best amateur and professional players will play 18 holes to determine who will advance … Read more

Louisiana Golf Legend – Evelyn Monsted

The following story is attributed to the Allstate Sugar Bowl’s Women’s History Month series.  Evelyn Monsted was a true pioneer for women in the sport of golf. She joined the Women’s Committee of the United States Golf Association (USGA) in 1959, and in her 35 years as a volunteer, helped create a larger role for … Read more

Louisiana Junior Golf Spotlight – Jace Lejeune

  March 12, 2021 The Louisiana Junior Golf Tour member spotlight is a monthly article highlighting the strong talent in our state. Our March junior golfer to be featured is Jace Lejeune of Jennings. Jace is a senior at Hathaway High School, and has been a member of the Louisiana Junior Golf Tour since its … Read more

Caroline Buchan to Serve as LGA’s 2021 P.J. Boatwright Intern

Lafayette, LA – March 2, 2021 The Louisiana Golf Association (LGA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Caroline Buchan as its P.J. Boatwright Intern for 2021. This internship will allow Caroline to gain experience in the many aspects of golf administration. The responsibilities of the intern will include assisting with office administration, championships, member … Read more

LGA ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO 2021 CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE

  March 1, 2021                Lafayette, Louisiana   The Louisiana Golf Association announces changes to 2021 Championship schedule.  See below for pertinent details:  The 29th Louisiana Mid-Amateur Championship will now be played at Contraband Bayou Golf Club in Lake Charles on August 13-15, 2021. The USGA Mid-Amateur Qualifier will … Read more

ELI ORTEGO AND JAY MENDELL WIN SAM BURNS JUNIOR FOUR-BALL CHAMPIONSHIP

  February 28, 2021                     Choudrant, Louisiana For the third consecutive year a playoff has decided the Champions of the Sam Burns Junior Four-Ball at Squire Creek Country Club in Choudrant, Louisiana. Eli Ortego of Broussard, Louisiana and Jay Mendell of Lafayette, Louisiana bested Luke Haskew of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and Holden Webb of Shreveport, … Read more