Glorioso and Anderson Tie for Lead in Round One of the 104th Louisiana State Amateur at Southern Trace Country Club

July 20, 2023 – Shreveport, Louisiana

Round one results of the Louisiana Golf Association’s 104th Louisiana Amateur Championship held at Southern Trace Country Club in Shreveport, Louisiana on Thursday, July 20, 2023.  

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144 players competed in round one of the 104th Louisiana State Amateur.  Morning tee times began at 7:30 AM off the 1st and 10th tee.  The afternoon wave teed off of the 1st and 10th tee at 12:00 PM.

Grayson Glorioso of Metairie and Walter Anderson of Baton Rouge lead round one of the 104th Louisiana Amateur Championship, firing four-under 68. They hold a one-stroke lead to remain atop the leaderboard.

Glorioso and Anderson both finished the round with five birdies and one bogey.

The following players are holding the top 10 spots on the leaderboard:

T3 (-3)| Will Patrick of Ruston & Hunter Battles of Ruston

T5 (-2)| Eric Regard of Shreveport

              Griffin Dor of Mandeville

              Jay Mendell of Lafayette

              Jarrod Johnson of Ponchatoula

              Josh Fullilove of Larose

             Chance Snell of Shreveport

Morning wave tee times for round two will begin tomorrow, July 21st,  at 7:30 AM off of the 1st and 10th tees.

This championship was conducted by the Louisiana Golf Association.

About the Louisiana Golf Association (LGA):

The LGA, founded in 1920, is a non-profit organization dedicated solely to serving the game of golf and its membership of approximately 90 Member Clubs and 15,500 individual members.  Over the course of the last quarter-century, the LGA has grown from an organization that simply existed to conduct its statewide amateur championships to a full-service golf association that strives to accomplish its stated mission. 

“To foster the enhancement and expansion of amateur golf through the development of member and information services, the promotion of opportunities for all who want to play, and the protection of the game’s integrity and valued traditions.”

The LGA is an Allied Golf Association (AGA) of the United States Golf Association.  While the LGA provides a myriad peripheral benefits and services to its member clubs and individual members, its core services include Course Measuring and Rating, Championship Administration, Rules of Amateur Status, and Rules of Golf.

For more information about the Louisiana Golf Association, visit