An LGA Championship Trifecta: Three Courses Set as Anchor Sites for Future Louisiana Golf Championships

January 1, 2024 | Maili Bartz Lafayette, Louisiana – The Louisiana Golf Association (LGA) takes immense pride in announcing and honoring Bayou DeSiard Country Club (BDCC), Lake Charles Country Club (LCCC), and Metairie Country Club (MCC) as premier “anchor sites” for multiple LGA Championships in coming years. Through our collaboration with these remarkable clubs, we … Read more

LJGT January Player of the Month: Kyle Traub

January 1, 2024 | Maili Bartz Lafayette, Louisiana Our January Louisiana Junior Golf Tour Player of the Month is Mr. Kyle Traub. Residing in Metairie, Louisiana, Kyle is currently a student at Brother Martin High School. Throughout the 2023 season, he demonstrated remarkable dedication as one of our most active LJGT members, participating in five … Read more

Introducing Donald Ross Sportswear as the Official Sportswear Partner of Louisiana Golf Association

Lafayette, LA – December 15, 2023 The Louisiana Golf Association (LGA) is excited to announce its partnership with Donald Ross Sportswear, designating the renowned brand as the “Official Clothing Brand of the Louisiana Golf Association.” This collaboration hopes to reinforce a shared commitment to excellence in the world of sportswear. Donald Ross Sportswear, a brand … Read more

Revised Golf Ball Testing Conditions to Take Effect in 2028

December 6, 2023 | Liberty Corner, New Jersey By Janeen Driscoll, USGA The R&A and USGA will update the testing conditions used for golf ball conformance under the Overall Distance Standard (ODS), which will take effect in January 2028. The decision aims to reduce the impact increased hitting distances have on golf’s long-term sustainability while … Read more

Louisiana Native Brian Williams as Director of Golf at The Country Club of Louisiana

Baton Rouge, LA – December 4th, 2023 The Louisiana Golf Association (LGA) is proud to highlight the promotion of Brian Williams to the position of Director of Golf at the prestigious Country Club of Louisiana (CCLA). Brian, formerly the Head Golf Professional at CCLA, will be responsible for overseeing all golf operations at the Country … Read more