Men's Golf - Archives 2017-18

Page 1 of 2
Men's Golf Wraps Up Valspar Collegiate
Men's Golf 03/20/2018

PALM CITY, Fla. The LSU men's golf team wrapped up their final day at the Valspar Collegiate, finishing in seventh place. Junior All-American Luis Gagne led the Tigers on the final day with a 1-under 70 and an even par finish for the tournament.

Freshmen Help Men's Golf Jump Into Top 5 At Valspar
Men's Golf 03/19/2018

PALM CITY, Fla. Freshmen Trey Winstead and Jacob Bergeron each found themselves in red figures on Day Two of the Valspar Collegiate on Monday afternoon. Winstead and Bergeron each fired 4-under par 67, moving LSU up two spots in the team standings to fifth.

Men's Golf Completes Day 1 at Valspar Collegiate
Men's Golf 03/18/2018

PALM CITY, Fla. Junior Nathan Jeansonne led the Tigers to a seventh-place start on the first day of the Valspar Collegiate with a 1-under 70. Jeansonne was the only LSU golfer in red figures on the day.

Men's Golf Travels to Florida for Valspar Collegiate Invitational
Men's Golf 03/17/2018

PALM CITY, Fl The No. 12-ranked LSU men's golf team is set to compete in Palm City, Florida at the Floridian Golf Club against a stacked field.

Tigers Take Fifth at General Hackler Championship
Men's Golf 03/11/2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C Sophomore Philip Barbaree finished the General Hackler with a career-high tie for fourth place. Barbaree's solid play helped the Tigers secure a fifth-place finish. Barbaree closed the tournament with a 1-over par 73 and a total of 212.

Barbaree Leads General Hackler Championship after Day 1
Men's Golf 03/10/2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C Sophomore Philip Barbaree got off to a hot start at the General Hackler Championship today. Barbaree leads the tournament and has helped the Tigers secure a fourth-place spot going into the final round.

Men's Golf Set to Play at General Hackler Championship
Men's Golf 03/09/2018

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C The No. 12-ranked LSU men's golf team is traveling to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, to compete in the 17th annual General Hackler Championship.

Burns Paired with Tiger Woods in 'Honda' Final Round
Men's Golf 02/24/2018

BATON ROUGE Sam Burns, the 2017 Southeastern Conference Golfer of the Year, will get perhaps the most exposure of his brief professional career on Sunday when the former LSU standout is paired with Tiger Woods for the final round of the PGA Tour's Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

LSU Men's Golf Finishes Fourth at The Prestige
Men's Golf 02/21/2018

LA QUINTA, Calif. Junior All-American Luis Gagne closed out The Prestige at PGA West on a strong note with a third-place finish. Gagne's solid play helped the No. 9 ranked Tigers jump two spots, to fourth place in the team standings.

Men's Golf Wraps Up First Round of The Prestige
Men's Golf 02/20/2018

LA QUINTA, Calif. Junior All-American Luis Gagne and freshman Jacob Bergeron opened their first round at The Prestige at PGA West in red figures, after each carded a 1-under 71 to place them in a tie for ninth place. The No. 9 Tigers sit alone in sixth-place after they posted a team score of 3-over par 287.

First Round at The Prestige Cancelled
Men's Golf 02/19/2018

LA QUINTA, Calif. Due to extreme winds in the area, Monday's opening round of The Prestige at PGA West men's golf tournament has been cancelled. The tournament will now be a 36-hole event, with round one starting tomorrow.

LSU Men's Golf Travels to La Quinta for The Prestige at PGA West
Men's Golf 02/18/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. The No. 9-ranked LSU men's golf team is set to defend its back-to-back championship titles at the 18th annual Prestige at PGA West in La Quinta, California.

Men's Golf Moves to No. 9 in Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll
Men's Golf 02/16/2018

BATON ROUGE The LSU men's golf team moved up one spot to No. 9 in the latest Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll, which was released on Friday.

Men's Golf Takes Fourth at Sea Best
Men's Golf 02/06/2018

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. LSU junior Luis Gagne closed out Tuesday's round at the Sea Best Invitational in red figures as he carded a team best 4-under 66, while fellow junior Nathan Jeansonne added a 2-under 68 to help the Tigers secure a fourth-place finish.

Jeansonne Leads Tigers After Two Rounds at TPC Sawgrass
Men's Golf 02/05/2018

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. Nathan Jeansonne opened his spring season Monday by firing rounds of 2-under 68 and even-par 70 to lead the No. 7-ranked Tigers into a tie for sixth place on the opening day of the 10th annual Sea Best Invitational.

LSU Recognizes 3.0 Student-Athletes
Athletic Dept. 02/05/2018

BATON ROUGE A total of 209 LSU student-athletes have been recognized for finishing the 2017 fall semester with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes announced Monday.

Men's Golf Begins Spring at Sea Best Invitational
Men's Golf 02/04/2018

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL The No. 7-ranked LSU Men's golf team will tee off Monday, Feb. 5 in its first tournament of the spring at TPC Sawgrass Dye's Valley Course for the 10th annual Sea Best Invitational.

Sam Burns Cruises into Q-School Finals
Men's Golf 11/13/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU's 2017 NCAA Division I Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Sam Burns took a big step toward achieving full Tour status for the 2018 season this past week while running away with the second-stage event of Tour Qualifying School held at TPC Craig Ranch near Dallas.

Men's Golf in Strong Position Ahead of Spring
Men's Golf 11/10/2017

BATON ROUGE It's been a whirlwind five days for the LSU Men's Golf program as the Tigers opened the week by winning the team title at the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic in Sunday's fall finale before soaring back into the Top 10 of the national rankings and signing perhaps the nation's No. 1 recruiting class on Thursday.

Men's Golf Signs Elite Class for 2018
Men's Golf 11/09/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Men's Golf program is sure to remain a national power for years to come after signing arguably the nation's No. 1-ranked recruiting class for the Class of 2018 as head coach Chuck Winstead announced the addition of Garrett Barber, Michael Sanders and Hayden White on Thursday.

LSU's Graduation Success Rate Reaches All-Time High
Athletic Dept. 11/08/2017

BATON ROUGE The success of LSU student-athletes in the classroom reached a new milestone Wednesday as the University scored an all-time high of 90 percent in the most recent Graduation Success Rate released by the NCAA.

Men's Golf Wins Fall Finale in Hawaii
Men's Golf 11/05/2017

MAUI, Hawaii After teeing off in Sunday's final round three shots clear of the field, the 10th-ranked LSU Tigers closed out their fall season with a team score of 6-under par 278 to take home a seven-shot victory from the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic at Ka'anapali Golf Resort for their second win of the fall season.

Men's Golf Takes Lead on Day 2 in Hawaii
Men's Golf 11/05/2017

MAUI, Hawaii The 10th-ranked LSU Tigers closed out Saturday's second round at the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic three shots clear of the field as freshman Jacob Bergeron led with a 4-underpar 67 and sophomore Philip Barbaree and freshman Trey Winstead both added rounds of 3-under 68 on the afternoon.

Gagne Sets Pace for Men's Golf on Day 1 in Hawaii
Men's Golf 11/03/2017

MAUI, Hawaii Fueled by eight birdies in a nine-hole stretch early in his opening round, LSU junior All-American Luis Gagne fired a career-low 7-under 64 on Friday to lead the 10th-ranked Tigers into a tie for second place in the first round of the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic being held at Ka'anapali Golf Club.

Men's Golf Wraps Up Fall Season in Hawaii
Men's Golf 11/02/2017

BATON ROUGE The No. 10-ranked LSU Men's Golf team will wrap up a whirlwind fall season with an exciting trip to Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii, this weekend for its fifth tournament in two months with an appearance at the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic beginning with Friday's first round at Ka'anapali Golf Club.