Lafayette, Louisiana – The Louisiana Golf Association (LGA) is pleased to announce the hiring of Ben Carter as its 2021 USGA P.J. Boatwright intern. Ben’s top priority will be the management of the Louisiana Junior Golf Tour (LJGT), and he will be involved in all aspects of golf administration, including championship operations, USGA Tournament Management, … Read more Ben Carter to Serve as LGA Boatwright Intern – Junior Tour Operations
Membership for the 2021 LJGT season is now open! We are excited to continue to grow the Louisiana Junior Golf Tour. Click here to register for 2021 LJGT Membership! 2021 Membership packets will include an LJGT logoed Jones Sports Co Shag Bag/Cooler, a sleeve of golf balls and a Rules of Golf book! Packets will be distributed at the Sam Burns Junior Four-Ball Championship. If … Read more REGISTRATION FOR 2021 LJGT MEMBERSHIP IS OPEN
November 1, 2020 The Louisiana Junior Golf Tour member spotlight is a monthly article highlighting the strong talent in our state. The first junior golfer to be featured is Fiona Marks of New Orleans. Fiona is a senior at Newman High School, and she has been a member of the Louisiana Junior Golf Tour since … Read more Louisiana Junior Golf Spotlight: Fiona Marks
West Point, Mississippi – September 13, 2020 Louisiana won its fifth consecutive Junior River Cup on Sunday at Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point, Mississippi. The Junior River Cup is a Ryder Cup style event between the top junior golfers in Mississippi and Louisiana. It is conducted in Mississippi in even years and … Read more LOUISIANA WINS FIFTH STRAIGHT JUNIOR RIVER CUP
Old Waverly in West Point, Mississippi will play host to the 10th Junior River Cup this weekend. The Junior River Cup is an annual Ryder Cup style event that pits twenty of the best junior golfers in Louisiana against the twenty best from Mississippi. Old Waverly has hosted many prestigious tournaments and is in … Read more 2020 JUNIOR RIVER CUP SET TO TAKE PLACE AT OLD WAVERLY
August 24, 2020 – Lake Charles, Louisiana The inaugural Crawfish Classic at Lake Charles Country Club is the final stop on the 2020Louisiana Junior Golf Tour (LJGT) schedule and it is sure to provide an exciting finish to thismemorable season. The top junior players in Louisiana will compete over 36 holes, Saturday andSunday, with major … Read more LAKE CHARLES CC TO HOST LOUISIANA JUNIOR GOLF TOUR CRAWFISH CLASSIC THIS WEEKEND
August 4, 2020 Baton Rouge, Louisiana Ethan Dial of Bossier City fired an impressive opening round of two-under par 70 at the difficult University Club in Baton Rouge. Dial’s round consisted of one bogey on the par 3 5th hole, followed by an eagle on the par 5 6th hole and one birdie … Read more ETHAN DIAL AND SARAH KNIGHT LEAD LJGT AT U CLUB
July 28, 2020 Shreveport, Louisiana John Thornton of Baton Rouge and Reeves Pullin of Choudrant both shot an opening round of even-par 71 to take the lead in the Overall Boy’s division at The David Toms Junior Championship at East Ridge Country Club in Shreveport. Logan Batiste of Slidell and Noah McWilliams of … Read more JOHN THORNTON AND REEVES PULLIN LEAD AT THE DAVID TOMS JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP. SYDNEY MOSS LEADS THE GIRL’S CHAMPIONSHIP. JACK GILMER LEADS THE BOYS 11-13 CHAMPIONHSIP.
July 22, 2020 Kenner, Louisiana Eli Hill of Bossier City shot an opening round of even-par 72 to take the lead in the Overall Boy’s division at Chateau Golf & Country Club in Kenner. Hill, the 2019 LJGT Player of the Year leads Riley Hnatyshyn of Abita Springs by 5 strokes and Teagan … Read more ELI HILL AND SARAH MERAL LEAD LOUISIANA JUNIOR GOLF TOUR AT CHATEAU!