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Why LSU? University Club Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility Practice Facilities University Club Renovations Cox Communications Academic Center Director of Athletics LSU Administration

Season Preview Tournament Information Home Tournament Previews SEC Opponents

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Season Review John Peterson: 2011 NCAA Champion 2010 David Toms Intercollegiate 2011 LSU National Invitational 2010-11 Final Statistics & Results 2010-11 Round-by-Round Results 2010-11 Tournament Summaries SEC Recap

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Tigers on the PGA Tour All-Time Honors LSU at the SEC Championships LSU at the NCAA Championships Record Book All-Time Tournament Titles Home Tournament History Letterwinners

Head Coach Chuck Winstead Assistant Coach Shane Warren Austin Gutgsell Sang Yi Franco Castro Smylie Kaufman Landon Lyons Andrew Presley Stewart Jolly Myles Lewis Curtis Thompson

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University Location: Founded: Enrollment: Nickname: Home course: Mascot: Colors: Conference: Affiliation: President: Chancellor: Faculty Representative:

Baton Rouge, La. 1860 28,771 Tigers or Fighting Tigers The University Club (Par 72) Mike VI (Live Bengal Tiger) Purple and Gold Southeastern NCAA Division I Dr. John V. Lombardi Dr. Michael V. Martin Dydia DeLyser

Athletic Department Vice Chancellor/Athletics Director: Sr. Associate AD: Sr. Associate AD/Business: Sr. Associate AD/Student Services & SWA: Associate Vice Chancellor/Sr. Associate AD: Sr. Associate AD/Compliance & Planning: Sr. Assistant AD/Facility & Grounds: Sr. Associate AD/Internal Affairs: Assistant AD/Ticket Manager:

Joe Alleva Verge Ausberry Mark Ewing Miriam Segar Herb Vincent Bo Bahnsen Ronnie Haliburton Eddie Nunez Brian Broussard

Men’s Golf Staff Head Coach: Assistant Coach:

C huck Winstead Alma Mater: LSU, 1991 Year at LSU: Seventh Shane Warren Alma Mater: Alabama, 1994 Year at LSU: Seventh

2011-12 Men’s Golf Schedule SEPTEMBER 9-11 Carpet Capital Collegiate Classic

Rocky Face, Ga.

The Farm GC

OCTOBER 10-11 Jack Nicklaus Invitational 17-18 David Toms Intercollegiate 23-25 Isleworth Collegiate Invitational

Dublin, Ohio Shreveport, La. Windermere, Fla.

Muirfield Village GC Southern Trace CC Isleworth GC

FEBRUARY 26-28 John Hayt Invitational

Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

Sawgrass CC

MARCH 5-6 Louisiana Classics 11-13 Louisiana Tech Bulldog Invitational 25-27 Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate

Lafayette, La. Choudrant, La. Awendaw, S.C.

Oakbourne CC Squire Creek CC Bulls Bay GC

APRIL 31-1 LSU National Invitational 20-22 SEC Men’s Golf Championships

Baton Rouge, La. St. Simons Island, Ga.

University Club Sea Island GC

MAY 17-19 NCAA Regionals

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JUNE 29-3 NCAA Men’s Golf Championships

Pacific Palisades, Calif.

Riviera GC

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Team Information 2010-11 Record: 2010-11 SEC Finish: Postseason: Letterwinners Returning/Lost: Top Returnees: Top Newcomers: Inaugural Season: Tournament Titles: NCAA Championships: SEC Championships:

137-41 (4 wins) 5th NCAA Championships (21st of 30) 3/4 Austin Gutgsell (Sr.), Sang Yi (Sr.), Andrew Presley (So.) Stewart Jolly (Fr.), Myles Lewis (Fr.), Curtis Thompson (Fr.) 1932 114 4 15

Sports Information Assistant AD/Sports Information Director: Senior Associate SID: Senior Associate SID: Associate SID: Associate SID: Associate SID: Associate SID: Publications Director: Graphic Design Coordinators: Publications Student Assistants: Photographer: Men’s Golf Contact: Administrative Specialist:

Michael Bonnette Kent Lowe Bill Franques Matt Dunaway Bill Martin Will Stafford Jake Terry Jason Feirman Krystal Bennett, Courtney Wilburn Lacye Beauregard, Corey Schneider Steve Franz Will Stafford Pam LeBlanc

Contact Information (area code 225) Sports Information: Sports Information Fax: Will Stafford’s Cell: Will Stafford’s E-mail: Men’s Golf Office: LSU Athletic Department: Ticket Office: Website:

578-8226 578-1861 436-4389 wstaff2@lsu.edu 578-1280 578-0628 578-2184 www.LSUsports.net

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Katie o’brien Administrative Assistant

matt dahlke Academic Counselor

jennifer timmer Learning Specialist

jon michelini Athletic Trainer

eric donoval Strength & Conditioning Coach

Media Information The 2011-12 LSU Men’s Golf Media Guide was written to provide members of the media with statistics and information needed to adequately cover the LSU men’s golf team. For further information on the team and the scheduling of interviews with head coach Chuck Winstead, assistant coach Shane Warren or any of the student-athletes, please contact Will Stafford in the LSU Sports Information Department at (225) 578-8226.

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Why LSU?

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David Toms 2001 PGA Champion and LSU Graduate

“As far back as I can remember, I have literally bled purple and gold. It never crossed my mind that there was anywhere else to go other than LSU. The experiences and relationships that I developed at LSU have been an integral part of my life. No other colleges existed in my mind. I am fortunate to have attended a place that I considered a dream and look forward to my association with the University until the day I die.”

“It was really quite an honor to be able to play for LSU. Being from Lockport, everybody down there is a big LSU fan. Once I graduated from high school and had to make the decision where I was going to play, LSU was the obvious choice because I had grown up an LSU fan and it was a place where my family could watch me play. LSU really helped me grow both as a player and a person. I have nothing but fond memories of the place.”

“Throughout the entire recruiting process I always knew LSU was the best choice. Being from the great state of Louisiana, LSU was a home away from home. I knew that this would be a place I could grow as a student-athlete and a young man. The coaches, faculty, and the 92,000 marvelous fans only help to make the decision much easier. Looking back on it, I couldn’t have asked for more from the experience.”

“I was basically an in-state guy and had always thought about going to LSU for football and to get a good education. I made a lot of visits to different schools in my selection process, but everything always pointed toward LSU. My heart and my family guided me in that direction not just for the athletics, but for the academics as well. From top to bottom LSU has good people from the coaches on down the line.”

Tommy Hodson

Tyson Jackson

Bradie James

Quarterback (1986-89) All-SEC

Defensive End (2005-08) 2009 NFL Draft No. 3 Pick

Linebacker (1999-2002) Dallas Cowboys starter

Did You Know? • In the 2009 and 2010 editions of U.S. News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges, LSU is ranked in the first tier for “Best National Universities.” • LSU is the only public university in Louisiana designated as having very high research activity (RU/VH) by the prestigious Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, the highest ranking awarded to doctorate-granting institutions. • LSU was named to the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement, by the Corporation for National and Community Service. • LSU earned the prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement and Outreach classification in 2008, one of 68 public institutions nationally with this elective

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classification based on community engagement. • LSU is one of only a handful of universities in the nation having land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant status. • LSU currently ranks among the top 30 public universities in total research awards. The University’s total federal funding, from

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agencies such as the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Homeland Security, has increased 86 percent or more than $90 million over the last five years. • Newsweek magazine named LSU the “Most Diverse” school in the nation in the Sept. 3, 2003, issue. The enrollment consists of 24 percent minority students.

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For more than a decade, the LSU men’s and women’s golf teams have called University Club home. The course received the honor of being ranked the 13th-best home for college golf in the country, according to a survey published in the September 2005 issue of Golf Digest. The evaluation by Golf Digest ranked the top 15 home courses in college golf, and included such criteria as shot values, resistance to scoring, course layout and design, memorability and conditioning. After undergoing extensive renovations in 2010, the home of LSU’s nationally-ranked men’s and women’s programs features a newly-designed par-72 layout that will serve as an impressive showpiece for generations to come.

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The course at the University Club was re-designed under the guidance of LSU legend and PGA Tour pro David Toms and renowned golf course architect Jim Lipe, who designed the original University Club in 1998. The course is carved into nearly 300 acres of land just seven miles south of the LSU campus on Nicholson Drive. It comes as no surprise that the University Club has already been selected as an NCAA Men’s Golf Regional host site for the 2013 season, marking the first time in the illustrious history of the LSU men’s golf program that the Tigers will serve as hosts to an NCAA postseason tournament on its home course. The challenging 18-hole, par-72 course at University Club will play to 7,700 yards from its championship tees and feature wide fairways bordered by pine hammocks and native grasses, in addition to 2,000 feet of beautiful bulkhead. Four additional sets of tees are also available for players of all ages and skill levels. In addition, the lake areas have been increased by 110,000 cubic yards in total and more than 500 trees have been added throughout the course to provide a challenging test of golf for anyone playing the University Club. Not only that, but the course now has one of the most impressive finishing holes in golf as the 18th hole on the back nine features a new championship “Tiger” tee with a beautiful six-foot high wood bulkhead. The lake was expanded near the green, where an additional 180 feet of bulkhead was also added. The course was built on land donated to the Tiger Athletic Foundation and subsequently leased to The University Club. The original vision that drove University Club’s development was having a premier course that would provide a place for TAF members to play, as well as a home for the men’s and women’s golf teams at LSU. The course opened for members on Oct. 22, 1998. The swimming and tennis facility adjacent to the course opened in the summer of 2000. The surrounding housing development continues to grow as homes continue to spring up, adding to the beauty of the area surrounding the golf course. The Tiger Athletic Foundation is a private, non-profit corporation that serves as the fund-raising and development arm of the LSU athletics department. Each year, the TAF underwrites scholarship and academics awards, as well as capital development projects for LSU athletics.

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Bilyeu Golf

practice facilitY On April 15, 2011, the former LSU Golf House was renamed the Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility in honor of Mary and Woody Bilyeu following their generous donation toward the redesign of the new University Club and practice facility. Donations raised by the Tiger Athletic Foundation allowed for extensive renovations to the University Club and practice facility in 2010, creating a more challenging venue for collegiate golfers while attracting championship level events to the University Club. The NCAA subsequently awarded the University Club the honor of serving as one of six host sites for the 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Regionals. The Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility first opened in the fall of 2002 to rave reviews from players, coaches and members of the athletic administration alike. This $850,000 facility funded by TAF functions primarily as a golf-learning center

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for the LSU men’s and women’s teams where studentathletes are able to improve their skills at one of the premier practice facilities in the nation. The Bilyeu Practice Facility features a lavish meeting room, office space for both the men’s and women’s coaching staffs and an area devoted to equipment repair and storage. It also includes locker rooms, an indoor driving range with two hitting bays and a state-of-the-art learning center which can utilize video analysis to benefit each player’s development in a classroom setting. Outside the facility is a practice tee box that measures 100 yards in length, a brand new wedge game area built in 2007 and a 10,000 square-foot putting and pitching green surrounded by practice bunkers where players are able to practice in a spacious environment.

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Chuck Winstead, who is the head coach of the men’s golf team and a Top 100 Teacher according to Golf Magazine, believes that having such a facility is essential in the development of his players and is evidence that LSU is committed to running a first-class program. “The facility offers our student-athletes an environment second to none to excel and reach their potential,” Winstead said. “The combination of state-of-the-art technology to work on their game combined with our indoor putting area to fine-tune their stroke enables our players to maximize their ability. We are able to utilize the tools we have to get the best out of each player and teach them in a comfortable setting.”

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An inside view of the luxorious meeting and conference room.

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Conference Room p The lavish conference room at the LSU Golf House enables the LSU coaching staff and players to meet in a quiet, spacious area.

Locker Room q The new Tiger locker room includes space for all the players to dress and store their equipment.

Video Analysis u LSU head coach Chuck Winstead teaches his players using state-of-the-art video technology that is second to none.

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Wedge Game

Putting Green

The practice facilities at the Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility feature a brand new wedge game area with three target greens, each measuring 2,000 square feet. Players can fine-tune their wedge game by hitting shots from all lies and angles up to 120 yards as the greens are guarded by rough and five bunkers. The project, designed by LSU alumni David Toms, Jim Lipe and Chuck Winstead, was completed in the summer of 2007.

In addition to building a new wedge game area, recent renovations to the practice facilities at The Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility saw the completion of a brand new putting green measuring 10,000 square feet along with an existing putting green measuring 14,000 square feet that has been overseeded with bent grass. In all, the improvements to the practice facilities at the Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility are estimated at $150,000.

Tee Box Members of the LSU men’s and women’s golf teams have the opportunity to practice in a spacious environment as the Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility features a large tee box measuring 100 yards in length.

Hitting Bay

The Bilyeu Golf Practice Facility at the University Club features an indoor driving range with two hitting bays that give the Tigers an opportunity to practice in a climate-controlled environment.

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Hole 1-2-3

U-Club Hole-By-Hole

No. 3

In its original state, through the summer of 2009, the U-Club played at just over 7,200 yards from its Tiger Tees and just over 6,000 yards for the early LSU Women’s Golf Classics. Now the course measures out at a hefty 7,700 yards from the Tiger Tees

and an impressive 6,602 yards from member tees. Here are some characteristics of the course and pictures of the holes (tees are listed in the following order: Tiger-Scratch-Member-SeniorLadies/Juniors).

Distances Tiger Tee – 3892-3808 – 7700 Scratch – 3648-3586 – 7234 Member -- 3377-3225 – 6602

Senior – 3043-2935 – 5978 Ladies/Juniors – 2660-2643 -- 5303

No. 1 – Par 4 – 456-402-385-349-274 A championship tee lengthened the hole some 50 yards. The former waste bunker on the left side was replaced by an area of pine hammock and several trees planted in the right rough. On the approach shot, players have to watch for a grass hollow that replaced greenside bunkers.

No. 1

No. 2 – Par 4 – 447-435-382-324-312 A good hole that didn’t need a lot of change. Two bunkers tempt those looking to carry a drive and the raised left side of the green creates a top shelf pin placement. No. 3 – Par 5 – 673-632-578-542-496 Can you say long? The No.1 handicap hole on the course had 53 yards added to its Tiger distance and features native grass areas down both sides of a fairway that was much easier to hit. The water has been expanded off the tee, replacing the old fairway bunker. The elevated green makes a more demanding approach.

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Hole 4-5-6

No. 5

No. 4

No. 4 – Par 4 – 375-341-315-288-231 This was a short par 4 that some long hitters could put the ball at the edge of the green with an accurate drive. That task is a little tougher as the left side water now extends into the fairway. The green has been extended back for an addition hole location.

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No. 5 – Par 3 – 189-172-155-137-96 This picturesque par 3 loses the wide bail-out area on the right as you look from the tee. The lake extends closer to the green making accuracy everything from the tee box. No. 6 – Par 5 – 573-554-522-478-450 This hole has a whole new identity with a new lake down the entire length of the hole. A creek also crosses the fairway, directly in the landing zone of most hitters. The creek extends into a pond at the green making the approach shot more demanding.

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Holes 7-8-9

No. 7

No. 7 – Par 4 – 471-457-431-401-349 The beginning of a tough stretch of three holes to close the front nine. Native grasses replaced the wetlands in front of the tee box. A fairway bunker has been added and a grass hollow is now left of the green.

No. 8

No. 8 – Par 3 – 222-188-166-130-107 The long par-3 eighth has undergone a complete renovation. The tee box has been reshaped and elevated some seven feet. The water on the hole has expanded to the front left of the green. The putting surface has been reshaped with three new bunkers. No. 9 – par 4 – 486-467-443-394-345 The second longest par 4 on the course has several trees down the right side. Waste bunkers have been replaced by pine hammock areas and native grass comes into play on the left side. The result is a tighter landing area to try to place a drive.

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No. 12

No. 11

No. 10 – Par 4 – 484-444-402-354-327 Golfers will notice the trees down the left side that give the hole definition. The approach shot will have to avoid pine hammocks short and right of the green.

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No. 11 – Par 5 – 567-557-516-484-429 This long par 5 has native dunes on the left side. A fairway bunker in the middle of the fairway that is 110 yards out from the green will cause approach problems. The water down the right has been expended close to the newly-elevated green, placing a premium on getting the ball to the hole. No. 12 – Par 4 – 422-410-368-350-307 Several trees will cause problem with errant drives on both sides of the hole. A new sand bunker has replaced a grass bunker in front of the green. An accurate tee shot is a must.

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No. 13

No. 14

No. 13 – Par 3 – 209-179-151-141-119 This has always been one of the best holes on the course. Some trees have been added and the green expanded to add hole locations. A straightforward tee shot is necessary with severe bunkers on the left side of the green.

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No. 14 – Par 4 – 460-448-404-351-317 One of the more intimidating holes on the course with an uncompromising dogleg left leaving little room for error off the tee. Water has been extended into the fairway on the left side and pine hammocks down the right. The green has been expanded to the back and to the right. No. 15 – Par 4 – 365-347-327-287-244 This hole probably had some of the biggest changes on the golf course. There is a new elevated tee box and the right side of the hole features mounding with native grasses. The fairway has been reshaped and bunkers added on the left. The hole has the potential to be played as a drivable par 4.

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No. 16

No. 16 – Par 3 – 253-215-167-144-117 This hole now could play 250 yards over water from the Tiger tee as opposed to the old distance of 188 yards. The existing green has been expanded to the right to allow more hole locations. Water has been added to the right of the green.

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No. 17 – Par 5 – 551-528-501-452-443 The hole has several trees down the right side of the entire hole. The water on the left expands toward the fairway approaching the hole. A lake at the green makes an accurate approach imperative. Long hitters can reach the green in two. No. 18 – Par 4 – 497-458-389-372-340 The U-Club’s signature hole is one of the best finishing holes in the state. Native grasses are both right and left on this dogleg left hole. The lake which has always been in play off the tee has been expanded near the green, replacing the left greenside bunker. There is 180 feet of bulkhead bordering the left side of the green.

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The 1,000-seat auditorium is used through the year as a classroom and lecture hall. Each seat in the auditorium has space for a laptop and a modem hookup, providing each student unlimited learning opportunities. The auditorium also contains a movie theatre size screen to aid professors with lectures and classroom activities.

Academic Center Study Area

FOR STUDENT-ATHLETES Amenities

454,000 square feet of working space

Included in the 54,000 square feet of the Academic Center are individual study areas as well as 14 private computer rooms for student-athletes to work one-on-one with tutors or by themselves.

4300 computer workstations 414 private computer rooms in a state-of-the-art computer lab 4Additional study rooms and classrooms for private or group study 4Electronic scheduling of tutoring sessions 4A 1,000-seat auditorium for classes and lectures

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The library provides a perfect setting for individual study, with a tutor or as a group.

Computer Stations

Throughout the Academic Center are 75 computer stations, providing studentathletes with a quiet working environment for research, writing and studying.

Academic Center

A $15 million renovation to the Gym Armory in 2002 not only made it among the nation’s premier academic centers, but put it at the forefront. Improvements to the existing center give LSU student-athletes the best opportunity for success by providing access to the latest technology, as well as an array of expanded services.

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Director of Athletics

Joe Alleva LSU Vice Chancellor/Director of Athletics Joe Alleva continues to bring unprecedented national recognition to LSU as Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics. Under Alleva’s leadership, LSU enjoys one of the country’s premier athletics programs with success on and off the field of competition. Now in his fourth season at LSU, Alleva is dedicated to athletic and academic excellence, and is committed to providing the opportunities and the resources necessary for student-athletes to excel in competition, in the classroom and in the community. Alleva joined the LSU family on April 4, 2008, after a highly successful tenure as director of athletics at Duke University for 10 years. Alleva’s role at LSU was further expanded in August of 2009 when vice chancellor was added to his title by the LSU Board of Supervisors. It is the first time in school history that the director of athletics has also held a vice chancellor position. Alleva was recently appointed to a five-year term on the prestigious NCAA Men’s Basketball Committee, reinforcing his position as one of the most respected athletic administrators in the country. Upon his arrival at LSU, Alleva unveiled a strategic master plan for the LSU athletics program -- “LSU: Thru and True” -- to ensure the advancement and future of LSU Athletics as an exemplary program. The central mission of the plan is to create an environment for student-athletes to reach their ultimate potential, prepare them to be champions in life and to set out goals and values for the entire athletics program. Alleva’s vision for LSU athletics facilities includes plans to enhance the appearance of Tiger Stadium and transform the North Stadium Drive corridor into a showplace for the university. Under his direction, LSU’s world-renowned track and field program received a state-of the-art running surface last year when a new track was installed in Bernie Moore Stadium. Extensive renovations to the LSU Soccer Stadium has been completed this fall, and future plans include a new gymnastics practice facility, a tennis complex, and renovations to the Maravich Center and Carl Maddox Field House. Alleva directed a major renovation to the University Club golf course that was completed in September 2010 and allows the LSU men’s and women’s golf teams to compete on one of the most challenging courses in the country. The renovated course helped prepare Tiger golfers John Peterson and Austin Ernst, respectively, to win 2011 NCAA men’s and women’s individual championships, marking the first time both titles were claimed by players from the same school. The Lady Tiger golfers were third in the final team standings, marking the highest finish in LSU history. LSU Athletics completed another highly successful year in 2010-11, highlighted by a Fighting Tiger football squad that posted an 11-2 mark – including a Cotton Bowl victory – and finished the season ranked No. 8 in the nation. The 2010-11 athletic year also featured Top 5 national finishes both indoors and outdoors by the men’s and women’s track and field teams.

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In 2008-09, all 20 LSU sports competed in NCAA postseason play for the first time in school history and the Tiger baseball team won the national championship. This past year LSU ranked second among Southeastern Conference teams in the Learfield Director’s Cup All-Sports standings and finished in the Top 20 for the sixth year in a row. Alleva ensures that the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes is a first-class facility that provides student-athletes the resources necessary for success in the classroom and personal development. The facility was recently enhanced by the addition of a media training center that gives student-athletes valuable assistance in improving their communications skills. And with a strong emphasis on community service and outreach programs, the implementation under Alleva’s direction of the “Geaux Givers” program fosters a relationship between the local community and LSU student-athletes, who regularly participate in philanthropic events. In addition, Alleva has bolstered the department’s L-Club program to reach out and connect with former student-athletes. Alleva oversees a staff of outstanding coaches and he made two critical additions to LSU’s coaching staff in the off-season. He lured the dynamic Nikki Caldwell to LSU to coach the Lady Tiger basketball team and then hired Beth Torina to direct the Tiger softball program, bringing a new wealth of knowledge and passion to the LSU women’s sports program. Alleva is an innovator with bold ideas that benefit not only LSU but all of Greater Baton Rouge. He has been instrumental in the planning of the Bayou Country Superfest,

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a two-day country music concert and festival held in Tiger Stadium each spring. The event attracts nearly 100,000 visitors to the LSU campus and makes a tremendous economic impact upon the local community. Alleva has served on numerous national committees throughout his career, including the Football Bowl Certification Committee, the NCAA Division I Championships/ Competition Cabinet and several Southeastern Conference and Atlantic Coast Conference committees. He became director of athletics at Duke in 1998 and his impressive tenure there propelled the university into the ranks of America’s top all-around collegiate programs. Among his outstanding list of accomplishments includes the greatest 10-year period in Duke Athletics, winning more ACC and NCAA championships than in any other decade in school history. Alleva, whose hometown is Suffern, N.Y., majored in Finance at Lehigh University and received his bachelor’s degree in 1975. While at Lehigh, Alleva was the quarterback of the football team and team captain in 1974. Alleva also played on the Lehigh baseball team. He served as a graduate assistant football coach and earned an MBA in 1976. While at Duke, Alleva played a key role in Durham’s community sports scene. He started Little League Baseball in Durham over 20 years ago, and also began the American Legion baseball program. He is a member of the North Carolina American Legion Hall of Fame, Suffern High School Hall of Fame and the Rockland County Hall of Fame. Alleva and his wife, Annie, have three children, J.D., Jeff, and Jenny.

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Dr. John V. Lombardi President, Louisiana State University System

Dr. John V. Lombardi is the fifth individual to serve as the President of the Louisiana State University System. As its Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Lombardi oversees 11 institutions, including five academic campuses, as well as 10 public hospitals located throughout the state. He is also a Professor of History at Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College. Dr. Lombardi was born in Los Angeles, Calif., and attended Pomona College where he earned his bachelor’s degree. He received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in history from Columbia University. He joined the faculty in the Department of History at Indiana University, where he later served as Dean of International Programs and Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. In 1987, he became Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at the Johns Hopkins University. From 1990-1999, Dr. Lombardi was President of the University of Florida. Prior to his appointment as President of the LSU System, he served as Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He is a Latin American historian, with a special interest in Venezuela. Dr. Lombardi is also one of the country’s foremost authorities in higher education, serving as Co-Editor of The Top American Research Universities. He is the author of numerous professional publications, and along with his wife, Cathryn, co-authored a teaching atlas on Latin American History. He has taught courses in history, intercollegiate sports, and university management.

Dr. John Lombardi with Mike the Tiger at the 2009 LSU Athletics Hall of Fame ceremony.

Dr. Michael V. Martin Chancellor, LSU

Dr. Michael V. Martin assumed the chancellorship of Louisiana State University and A&M College on August 1, 2008. Prior to his appointment as LSU’s eighth chancellor, Dr. Martin established a distinguished career in higher education, serving most recently as president of New Mexico State University. Before arriving at NMSU in 2004, Dr. Martin served for six years as vice president for agriculture and natural resources at the University of Florida, leading the university’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. He was elevated to senior vice president of the University of Florida shortly before being selected as NMSU’s president. Previously, he was vice president for agricultural policy and the dean of the College of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences at the University of Minnesota. He began his academic career at Oregon State University as a faculty member in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. An academic leader dedicated to the land-grant mission, Dr. Martin is recognized as a strong voice for higher education. In 2007, he received the Justin Smith Morrill Memorial Award, named after the author of the bill creating land-grant universities, which honors outstanding service on behalf of the land-grant mission. Only six individuals have been designated to receive this award since it was first given in 1980. For his leadership in improving the quality of life for New Mexico citizens and future generations, he was awarded the 2008 Distinguished Leadership Award by Leadership New Mexico. Other recent awards include his recognition as a powerbroker by The New Mexico Business Weekly in 2006, being named Outstanding Alumnus of Minnesota State University Mankato in 2006, and receiving the NMSU Social Justice Award in 2005. Dr. Martin is involved in a wide array of professional and community organizations and activities. An active scholar, Dr. Martin has authored numerous book chapters and articles for academic journals, trade publications, and the popular press and recently published pieces for The Chronicle of Higher Education and University Business. Some of his philosophy is summed up in the following quote: “It is the tradition of land-grant universities to be non-traditional,” written as part of a 2001 article titled “The Land-Grant University in the 21st Century,” published in the Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. He traced the history of the land-grant movement from the mid-1800s and concluded that “the fundamental land-grant principles of accessibility, practical as well as classical education, research and discovery in the public interest, and connectedness to all the people remain powerful and profound.” A native of Crosby, Minn., Dr. Martin earned a bachelor’s degree in business and economics and a master’s degree in economics at Mankato State College (Minnesota State University) in Minnesota. He received his Ph.D. in applied economics from the University of Minnesota in 1977. Dr. Martin and his wife, Jan, have two children, both adopted from South Korea. Amanda, a

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Dr. Michael V. Martin speaks with LSU Baseball head coach Paul Mainieri prior to a game last spring. graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, is a graphic artist in Saint Paul, Minn. Sam, who holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota and a master’s from Sarah Lawrence College, is a genetics counselor at Beth Israel Hospital in New York City.

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Next Generation of Tigers Seek Identity in New Season While the name on the bag remains the same, a new generation of Tigers will look to form its own identity during the 2011-12 campaign and carve out a legacy of its own in the storied tradition that is LSU Golf. It’s a proud tradition with four NCAA championships and 15 SEC championships in its trophy case, and the Tigers are among the nation’s best again this year following back-to-back trips to the NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships in 2010 and 2011. With Tiger great John Peterson leading the way, the Tigers picked up a 21st-place finish in the 30-team field at the 2011 NCAA Championships held at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla., while cementing their position as one of the premier programs in college golf with a No. 11 national ranking for the final Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index of the season. Peterson actually became the first LSU Tiger in 70 years to be crowned a national champion with his one-stroke victory after firing a 5-under par 211 in three rounds at the NCAA Championships to join a short list of LSU greats that includes NCAA medalists Fred Haas, Jr. (1937) and Earl Stewart (1941). Peterson’s championship victory proved to be the highlight of a tremendous campaign

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in which the Tigers captured four tournament titles for the first time in 25 years since 198586. LSU opens the new season as winners of 10 tournament titles in its last 36 appearances over the past three years. Although the Tigers will not return to the Gopher Invitational to defend their team championship, they look to defend titles at the David Toms Intercollegiate in the fall and both the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate and LSU National Invitational during the 2012 spring season. While Peterson is now pursuing a professional career as one of the top young talents in the game, the Tigers must also find replacements for such standouts as two-time All-American Andrew Loupe, Ken Looper and Clayton Rotz if they hope to continue their run of success under seventh-year head coach and LSU alum Chuck Winstead. A native of Carrollton, Texas, senior Sang Yi is one of LSU’s two returning NCAA Championships veterans from last year as he tied for 88th place in the field of 150 competitors at Karsten Creek last June. Yi’s final score of 13-over par 229 included a team-leading 2-under 70 in the final round of medal play as he fired his best score in two career appearances at the NCAA Championships. While making

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12 starts for the Tigers in 2010-11, Yi set a new career-low with a 73.6 scoring average to rank third on the roster. Yi is already off to a fast start this fall as he matched his career-best tournament finish by earning a tie for third place at the 2011 Carpet Capital Collegiate Classic while firing a 5-under 211 for three days in the event held Sept. 9-11 at The Farm Golf Club in Rocky Face, Ga. Joining Yi as a sure leader of this year’s team is fellow senior Austin Gutgsell, who is coming off a junior campaign in which he competed in 11 tournaments for the Tigers. Gutgsell made national news during the 2010 fall season as he was named the Golfweek National Player of the Week after claiming the individual championship at the David Toms Intercollegiate. Despite competing as an individual, Gutgsell fired the fourth-lowest tournament score by a Tiger since 1985 as he scored a four-shot victory with his total of 10-under 206 at the Country Club of Louisiana. He also earned postseason starts at both the NCAA East Regional Championships and NCAA Championships a year ago. Gutgsell and Yi are the only upperclassmen on the Tigers’ roster this season as they are joined by four sophomores and three freshmen looking to make their mark on the program early

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in their careers. Sophomore Andrew Presley proved to be the team’s top freshman a year ago as he made a total of eight tournament appearances as part of one of the more talented lineups in all of college golf. A native of Fort Worth, Texas, Presley wrapped up his freshman campaign with a 74.1 scoring average while earning one top-10 finish and three top-20 finishes during his rookie season with the Tigers. He was actually a part of LSU’s lineup that defended its team title at the 2011 Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate last spring. While sophomores Franco Castro, Smylie Kaufman and Landon Lyons saw playing time a season ago as freshmen, they welcome a starstudded recruiting class to Baton Rouge this season that features the likes of rookie stars Stewart Jolly (Birmingham, Ala.), Myles Lewis (New Orleans) and Curtis Thompson (Coral Springs, Fla.) as each ranked among the nation’s Top 50 recruits for the Class of 2011. Despite their youth, the Tigers earned their place in the 2011-12 preseason rankings with a No. 17 national ranking in the Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 released in late August. The Tigers opened the new season with an appearance at the Carpet Capital Collegiate Classic for which they earned an eighth-place finish against a tremendous field with their opening score of 9-over par 873. While Yi set the pace for LSU with a tie for third place on the leaderboard, Castro tied for 21st place, Thompson finished in 32nd place and both Kaufman and Presley tied for 50th place in their season debut in the event held at The Farm Golf Club. LSU’s 2011-12 regular season is highlighted by a pair of home tournaments with the thirdannual David Toms Intercollegiate being held Oct. 17-18 at Southern Trace Country Club in Shreveport, La., and the 34th LSU National Invitational returning to the University Club in Baton Rouge on March 31-April 1. The Tigers will look to defend team titles at both home events as they welcome 11 teams

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to Shreveport for the third-annual David Toms Intercollegiate and 12 teams to Baton Rouge for the 34th LSU National Invitational in their regular-season finale. The field at the David Toms Intercollegiate includes such teams as Kansas State, Lamar, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana Tech, Mississippi State, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, SMU, South Alabama and Tulsa, while the field at the LSU National Invitational features the likes of Boston College, Furman, Iowa, Iowa State, UL-Lafayette, Louisiana Tech, Michigan, Minnesota, UNC-Wilmington and Chattanooga. The Tigers are also set to compete in such events as the Jack Nicklaus Invitational (Oct. 10-11) in Dublin, Ohio, the Isleworth Collegiate Invitational (Oct. 23-25) in Windermere, Fla., the John Hayt Invitational (Feb. 26-28) in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., the Louisiana Classics (March 5-6) in Lafayette, La., the Louisiana Tech Bulldog Invitational (March 11-13) in Choudrant, La., and the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (March 25-27) in Awendaw, S.C. The SEC Men’s Golf Championships return to St. Simons Island, Ga., for the 12th-straight season as the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club will play host to the event for the 10th time during that span. This year’s event will be held April 20-22 as the Tigers enter the season with top-five finishes for each of the last three seasons, including a fifth-place finish in 2011. The NCAA’s format for postseason play has

been a smashing success since it was instituted three years ago as Texas A&M (2009) and Augusta State (2010, 2011) have been crowned national champions in the title match following an eight-team match play tournament at the NCAA Championships. The University of Southern California will play host to the 2012 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships at Riviera Golf Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif., from May 29-June 3. In its current format, the NCAA individual champion is determined in 54 holes of medal play with the top eight squads from the 30-team field earning a spot in a seeded match play tournament to crown the NCAA champion. The team with the lowest score after three rounds of competition will play the team with the eighth-lowest score, the second-place team will play the seventh-place team and so on in single-elimination match play until a champion is crowned. The idea is that the newly-established format is a more attractive option for television coverage of the NCAA Championships in the future. Teams will qualify for a spot in the 30-team field at the NCAA Championships through one of six NCAA Regional tournaments held across the country from May 17-19. Thirteen teams will be selected to compete in each regional tournament with the top-five teams earning a spot in the field at the 2012 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships.

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Franco Castro Austin Gutgsell Stewart Jolly Smylie Kaufman Myles Lewis Landon Lyons Andrew Presley Curtis Thompson Sang Yi

5-11 6-0 5-9 6-1 6-0 5-11 6-0 6-0 6-0

Fr. Jr. Fr. Fr. Fr. Fr. Fr. Fr. Jr.

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Alpharetta, Ga. (Alpharetta HS) Mandeville, La. (Mandeville HS) Birmingham, Ala. (Mountain Brook HS) Birmingham, Ala. (Vestavia Hills HS) New Orleans, La. (Jesuit HS) Baton Rouge, La. (Episcopal HS) Fort Worth, Texas (Southwest Christian School) Coral Springs, Fla. (Home Schooled) Carrollton, Texas (Hebron HS)

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Carpet Capital Collegiate Classic

Isleworth Collegiate Invitational

Date: Sept. 9-11, 2011 Host: The Farm Golf Club Location: Rocky Face, Ga. Course: The Farm Golf Club Par: 72 Yardage: 7,012 Last Year’s Team Champion: Alabama (856) Last Year’s Medalist: Lee Bedford, Wake Forest (206) Field: Alabama, Auburn, Chattanooga, Clemson, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Kennesaw State, LSU, Middle Tennessee State, South Carolina, Tennessee, Wake Forest LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: Did not compete SID Contact: Ross Newton SID E-mail: newton@optilink.us SID Office: (706) 226-9171 SID Cell Phone: (706) 218-0263

Date: Oct. 23-25, 2011 Co-Hosts: Central Florida & Texas Tech Location: Windermere, Fla. Course: Isleworth Golf & Country Club Par: 72 Yardage: 7,544 Last Year’s Team Champion: Alabama (884) Last Year’s Medalist: Bank Vongvanij, Florida (212) Field: Alabama, Augusta State, California, Central Florida, Florida, Illinois, LSU, North Florida, Ohio State, Oklahoma State, Stanford, TCU, Texas, Texas Tech, Vanderbilt LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 2nd SID Contact: Blayne Beal SID E-mail: blayne.beal@ttu.edu SID Phone: (806) 742-2770 SID FAX: (806) 742-1970

Jack Nicklaus Invitational

John Hayt Invitational

Date: Oct. 10-11, 2011 Host: Ohio State Location: Dublin, Ohio Course: Muirfield Village Golf Club Par: 72 Yardage: 6,875 Last Year’s Team Champion: Oklahoma State (864) Last Year’s Medalist: Luke Guthrie, Illinois (205) Field: Arkansas, Illinois, Kent State, LSU, North Carolina, Ohio State, Oklahoma State, Purdue, TCU, Texas, Texas Tech, UCLA LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 6th SID Contact: Kendra Lee SID E-mail: lee.3147@osu.edu SID Phone: (614) 292-0088 SID FAX: (614) 292-8547

Date: Feb. 26-28, 2012 Host: North Florida Location: Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Course: Sawgrass Country Club Par: 72 Yardage: 6,925 Last Year’s Team Champion: Arkansas (867) Last Year’s Medalist: Phillip Choi, Florida (209) Field: Alabama-Birmingham, Arkansas, Central Florida, Coastal Carolina, Furman, Georgia Southern, Jacksonville, LSU, Mercer, North Florida, North Texas, Ole Miss, TCU, Tennessee, Tulsa LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 3rd SID Contact: Brian Morgan SID E-mail: b.morgan@unf.edu SID Phone: (904) 620-4027 SID FAX: (904) 620-2821

David Toms Intercollegiate Date: Oct. 17-18, 2011 Host: LSU Location: Shreveport, La. Course: Southern Trace Country Club Par: 72 Yardage: 7,015 Last Year’s Team Champion: LSU (848) Last Year’s Medalist: Austin Gutgsell, LSU (206) Field: Kansas State, Lamar, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana Tech, LSU, Mississippi State, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, SMU, South Alabama, Tulsa LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 1st SID Contact: Will Stafford SID E-mail: wstaff2@lsu.edu SID Phone: (225) 578-7947 SID FAX: (225) 578-1861

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Louisiana Classics Date: March 5-6, 2012 Host: Louisiana-Lafayette Location: Lafayette, La. Course: Oakbourne Country Club Par: 72 Yardage: 7,000 Last Year’s Team Champion: Illinois (854) Last Year’s Medalist: John Hahn, Kent State (206) Field: Houston, Illinois, Kansas, Kent State, Louisiana-Lafayette, LSU, Memphis, NC State, SMU, South Alabama, Southeastern Louisiana, Southern Mississippi, Texas State, Texas-San Antonio, Tulsa LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 2nd SID Contact: Jeff Schneider SID E-mail: jschneid@louisiana.edu SID Phone: (337) 482-6332 SID FAX: (337) 482-6649

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Louisiana Tech Bulldog Invitational

SEC Men’s Golf Championships

Date: March 11-13, 2012 Host: Louisiana Tech Location: Choudrant, La. Course: Squire Creek Country Club Par: 72 Yardage: 7,105 Last Year’s Team Champion: Middle Tennessee State (868) Last Year’s Medalist: Hunter Green, Middle Tennessee State (213) Field: Arkansas-Little Rock, Jacksonville State, Louisiana Tech, LSU, Middle Tennessee State, Missouri State, Rice, South Alabama, Southern Mississippi, Texas-San Antonio LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: Did not compete SID Contact: Malcolm Butler SID E-mail: mbutler@latech.edu SID Phone: (318) 257-3145 SID FAX: (318) 257-3757

Date: April 20-22, 2012 Host: Southeastern Conference Location: St. Simons Island, Ga. Course: Sea Island Golf Club - Seaside Course Par: 70 Yardage: 6,898 Last Year’s Team Champion: Florida (848) Last Year’s Medalist: Andres Echavarria, Florida (209) Field: Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vanderbilt LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 5th SID Contact: Charles Bloom SID E-mail: cbloom@sec.org SID Phone: (205) 458-3010 SID FAX: (205) 458-3030

NCAA Regionals Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate Date: March 25-27, 2012 Host: College of Charleston Location: Awendaw, S.C. Course: Bulls Bay Golf Club Par: 71 Yardage: 7,261 Last Year’s Team Champion: LSU (849) Last Year’s Medalist: Mitchell Sutton, NC State (207) Field: TBA LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 1st SID Contact: Jeremy Rosenthal SID E-mail: rosenthalji@cofc.edu SID Phone: (843) 953-3683 SID FAX: (843) 953-6534

LSU National Invitational Date: March 31-April 1, 2012 Host: LSU Location: Baton Rouge, La. Course: University Club Par: 72 Yardage: 7,700 Last Year’s Team Champion: LSU (886) Last Year’s Medalist: Stephan Jaeger, Chattanooga (209) Field: Boston College, Chattanooga, Furman, Iowa, Iowa State, LouisianaLafayette, Louisiana Tech, LSU, Michigan, Minnesota, Purdue, UNCWilmington LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 1st SID Contact: Will Stafford SID E-mail: wstaff2@lsu.edu SID Phone: (225) 578-7947 SID FAX: (225) 578-1861

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Date: May 17-19, 2012 LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 4th at NCAA East Regional Regional Host: Georgia (UGA Golf Course, Athens, Ga.) Regional Host: Michigan (UM Golf Course, Ann Arbor, Mich.) Regional Host: Oklahoma (Jimmy Austin Golf Club, Norman, Okla.) Regional Host: Stanford (Stanford Golf Course, Palo Alto, Calif.) Regional Host: UNC-Greensboro (Grandover Resort, Greensboro, N.C.) Regional Host: Western Kentucky (The Club at Olde Stone, Bowling Green, Ky.) 2011 East Regional Champion: Duke (865) 2011 East Regional Medalist: Abraham Ancer, Oklahoma (210) 2011 Southeast Regional Champion: Florida (846) 2011 Southeast Regional Co-Medalists: Jace Long, Missouri; Patrick Reed, Augusta State; Mitchell Sutton, NC State (206) 2011 Central Regional Champion: Michigan (841) 2011 Central Regional Co-Medalists: Luke Guthrie, Illinois; Lion Kim, Michigan (205) 2011 South Central Regional Champion: Oklahoma State (833) 2011 South Central Regional Medalist: Kevin Tway, Oklahoma State (206) 2011 West Regional Champion: UCLA (854) 2011 West Regional Medalist: Patrick Cantlay, UCLA (203) 2011 Southwest Regional Champion: San Diego State (833) 2011 Southwest Regional Medalist: Matt Hansen, UC-Davis (204)

NCAA Men’s Golf Championships Date: May 29-June 3, 2012 LSU’s 2010-11 Finish: 21st Host: Southern California Location: Pacific Palisades, Calif. Course: Riviera GC 2011 NCAA Champion: Augusta State 2011 NCAA Medalist: John Peterson, LSU (211) Field: The top five teams from each NCAA Regional advance SID Contact: Donnie Wagner SID Phone: (317) 917-6813 SID FAX: (317) 917-6826

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2011 David Toms Intercollegiate 2012 LSU National Invitational Southern Trace Country Club – Shreveport, La. Par 72 – 7,015 yards

University Club – Baton Rouge, La. Par 72 – 7,700 yards

After playing host to the David Toms Intercollegiate in Baton Rouge at 2011 David Toms the Country Club of Louisiana in each Intercollegiate of the past two seasons, the Tigers will Field take their game to north Louisiana this fall as they play host to the third-annual Kansas State event at Southern Trace Country Club in Lamar Shreveport. The tournament is set make Louisiana-Lafayette its debut in the hometown of the great Louisiana Tech David Toms, who has enjoyed one of the most successful professional careers in LSU the history of the PGA Tour following a Mississippi State brilliant career at LSU in the late 1980s. Oklahoma Considered one of the most beautiful Ole Miss golf courses in the South, Southern Trace Country Club is an award-winning 18-hole SMU championship layout designed by the South Alabama renowned Arthur Hills that’s been voted Tulsa the No. 1-ranked golf course in the state of Louisiana by Golf Digest. The course features a layout that plays to a par 72 and 7,015 yards from the championship tees. Southern Trace features picturesque landscapes with celestial pine valleys, open meadows and its majestic oak forest. When playing its manicured fairways and championship Bermuda greens, it is easy to see why Arthur Hills proclaimed Southern Trace to be one of the most beautiful natural settings on which he has ever worked. The David Toms Intercollegiate is named in honor of perhaps the most prolific performer in the storied history of the LSU men’s golf program. In his four seasons at LSU from 1985-89, Toms claimed a total of three All-America honors, including back-to-back first-team selections in 1988 and 1989. He also captured a trio of First-Team AllSEC selections for his LSU career while being named the SEC Player of the Year in 1988 and 1989. The Tigers have taken the team title at the David Toms Intercollegiate in each of the last two seasons. Toms has since enjoyed a stellar PGA Tour career with 13 wins to his credit, including a major championship victory at the 2001 PGA Championship at the Atlanta Athletic Club in Duluth, Ga. Toms is ranked No. 7 on the PGA Tour’s all-time list for career earnings while taking home nearly $38 million for his professional tenure. He was recently selected to his fourth U.S. Presidents Cup team and the recipient of the Payne Stewart Award during the 2011 season.

The 2010-11 season saw the rebirth of one of LSU’s proudest traditions as 2012 LSU National the Tigers played host to the 2011 LSU Invitational National Invitational at the newlyField renovated University Club in Baton Rouge. Following a 19-year hiatus, the Tigers Boston College defended their home turf by claiming Furman their fourth team championship during a Iowa breakthrough season as one of the elite Iowa State programs in college golf. The Tigers played host to the LSU Louisiana-Lafayette National Invitational for 32-straight Louisiana Tech years from 1961-92 as the event earned a LSU reputation as one of the nation’s premier Michigan events during its era. In all, the Tigers claimed 10 team titles and eight individual Minnesota titles at the LSU National Invitational Purdue before their victory in the first event held UNC-Wilmington at the new-look University Club a year ago. The course at the University Club was re-designed under the guidance of Toms and architect Jim Lipe, who designed the original University Club in 1998. The course is carved into nearly 300 acres of land just seven miles south of the LSU campus on Nicholson Drive. It comes as no surprise that the University Club has already been selected as an NCAA Men’s Golf Regional host site for the 2013 season, marking the first time in the illustrious history of the LSU men’s golf program that the Tigers will serve as hosts to an NCAA postseason tournament on its home course. The challenging 18-hole, par-72 course at University Club will play to 7,700 yards from its championship tees and feature wide fairways bordered by pine hammocks and native grasses, in addition to 2,000 feet of beautiful bulkhead. In addition, the lake areas have been increased by 110,000 cubic yards in total and more than 500 trees have been added throughout the course to provide a challenging test of golf for anyone playing the University Club. Not only that, but the course now has one of the most impressive finishing holes in golf as the 18th hole on the back nine features a new championship “Tiger” tee with a beautiful six-goot high wood bulkhead. The lake was expanded near the green, where an additional 180 feet of bulkhead was also added.

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Location: Tuscaloosa, Ala. Enrollment: 32,023 Colors: Crimson and White Nickname: Crimson Tide Home Course: Capstone Club President: Dr. Robert E. Whitt Athletics Director: Mal Moore Sports Information Director: Doug Walker Men’s Golf Contact: Josh Maxson Office Phone: (205) 348-6084 Office Fax: (205) 348-8841 E-mail address: jmaxson@ia.ua.edu Website: www.rolltide.com Head Coach (Season): Jay Seawell (10th) Alma Mater (Year): South Carolina (1988) 2011 SEC Championships: 2nd 2011 NCAA Central Regional: 3rd 2011 NCAA Championships: 14th Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 6/3 Top Returnees: Hunter Hamrick, Cory Whitsett, Bobby Wyatt Key Loss: Bud Cauley Top Newcomers: Tom Lovelady, Justin Thomas Location: Fayetteville, Ark. Enrollment: 21,406 Colors: Cardinal and White Nickname: Razorbacks Home Course: Pinnacle Country Club President: Dr. B. Alan Sugg Athletics Director: Jeff Long Sports Information Director: Kevin Trainor Men’s Golf Contact: Phil Pierce Office Phone: (479) 575-7430 Office Fax: (479) 575-7428 E-mail address: ppierce@uark.edu Website: www.arkansasrazorbacks.com Head Coach (Season): Brad McMakin (6th) Alma Mater (Year): Oklahoma (1991) 2011 SEC Championships: 6th 2011 NCAA Southeast Regional: 5th 2011 NCAA Championships: 15th Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 6/3 Top Returnees: Sebastian Cappelen, Ethan Tracy Key Loss: Jamie Marshall Top Newcomer: Kolton Crawford

Location: Athens, Ga. Enrollment: 34,677 Colors: Red and Black Nickname: Bulldogs Home Course: University of Georgia Golf Club President: Dr. Michael F. Adams Athletics Director: Greg McGarity Sports Information Director: Claude Felton Men’s Golf Contact: Steven Colquitt Office Phone: (706) 542-1621 Office Fax: (706) 542-9339 E-mail address: scolquitt@sports.uga.edu Website: www.georgiadogs.com Head Coach (Season): Chris Haack (16th) Alma Mater (Year): Mellen (1986) 2011 SEC Championships: 4th 2011 NCAA South Central Regional: 4th 2011 NCAA Championships: NCAA Runner-Up Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 5/6 Top Returnees: Bryden Macpherson, T.J. Mitchell Key Losses: Harris English, Russell Henley, Hudson Swafford Top Newcomers: Nicholas Reach, Sam Straka, Sepp Straka Location: Lexington, Ky. Enrollment: 28,000 Colors: Blue and White Nickname: Wildcats Home Course: University Club of Kentucky President: Dr. Lee T. Todd Jr. Athletics Director: Mitch Barnhart Men’s Golf Contact: Metz Camfield Office Phone: (859) 257-3838 Office Fax: (859) 323-4310 E-mail address: metz.camfield@uky.edu Website: www.ukathletics.com Head Coach (Season): Brian Craig (11th) Alma Mater (Year): Florida (1992) 2011 SEC Championships: 9th 2011 NCAA Regionals: DNP 2011 NCAA Championships: DNP Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 7/3 Top Returnees: Seth Blann, Chase Parker Key Losses: Brian Belden, Alex Volpenhein Top Newcomers: Will Bishop, Todd McDaniel, David Snyder

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AUBURN

Location: Auburn, Ala. Enrollment: 24,602 Colors: Burnt Orange and Navy Blue Nickname: Tigers Home Course: Multiple President: Jay Gogue Athletics Director: Jay Jacobs Sports Information Director: Kirk Sampson Men’s Golf Contact: Chuck Gallina Office Phone: (334) 844-9800 Office Fax: (334) 844-9806 E-mail address: gallica@auburn.edu Website: www.auburntigers.com Head Coach (Season): Nick Clinard (3rd) Alma Mater: Wake Forest (1995) 2011 SEC Championships: 7th 2011 NCAA South Central Regional: 8th 2011 NCAA Championships: DNP Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 10/0 Top Returnees: Blayne Barber, Michael Hebert, Kyle Kopsick, Will McCurdy Key Losses: None Top Newcomers: Michael Johnson, Jake Mondy, Blake Soni

Location: Starkville, Miss. Enrollment: 19,644 Colors: Maroon and White Nickname: Bulldogs Home Course: Old Waverly GC, MSU Golf Course President: Dr. Robert Foglesong Athletics Director: Greg Byrne Media Relations Director: Mike Nemeth Men’s Golf Contact: Lee Vanhorn Office Phone: (662) 325-6259 Office Fax: (662) 325-2563 E-mail address: clvanhorn@gmail.com Website: www.mstateathletics.com Head Coach (Season): Clay Homan (9th) Alma Mater (Year): Mississippi State (1995) 2011 SEC Championships: 11th 2011 NCAA Regionals: DNP 2011 NCAA Championships: DNP Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 9/3 Top Returnees: Robi Calvesbert, Lee Heaton, Brad Mason Key Loss: Evan Hugall Top Newcomer: Fletcher Johnson

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Location: Columbia, S.C. Enrollment: 29,957 Colors: Garnet and Black Nickname: Gamecocks Home Course: The University Club President: Dr. Harris Pastides Athletics Director: Eric Hyman Sports Information Director: Steve Fink Men’s Golf Contact: Justin Holt Office Phone: (803) 777-7872 Office Fax: (803) 777-2967 E-mail address: jnholt@mailbox.sc.edu Website: www.gamecocksonline.com Head Coach (Season): Bill McDonald (5th) Alma Mater (Year): Georgia Tech (1989) 2011 SEC Championships: 10th 2011 NCAA Regionals: DNP 2011 NCAA Championships: DNP Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 7/2 Top Returnees: Wesley Bryan, Caulder Moore, Blaine Woodruff Key Losses: None Top Newcomer: Sean Kelly Location: Knoxville, Tenn. Enrollment: 27,107 Colors: Orange and White Nickname: Volunteers Home Course: Multiple President: Dr. John D. Petersen Athletics Director: Mike Hamilton Sports Information Director: Bud Ford Men’s Golf Contact: John Painter Office Phone: (865) 974-1097 Office Fax: (865) 974-1269 E-mail address: jpainter@tennessee.edu Website: www.UTsports.com Head Coach (Season): Jim Kelson (13th) Alma Mater (Year): Alabama (1987) 2011 SEC Championships: 3rd 2011 NCAA Central Regional: T4th 2011 NCAA Championships: 24th Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 7/1 Top Returnees: Danny Keddie, Darren Renwick, Garrick Porteous Key Loss: Robin Wingardh Top Newcomers: None

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Location: Nashville, Tenn. Enrollment: 6,738 Colors: Black and Gold Nickname: Commodores Home Course: The Legends Club of Tennessee Chancellor: Nicholas S. Zeppos Director of Sports Operations: Brock Williams Sports Information Director: Rod Williamson Men’s Golf Contact: Andy Boggs Office Phone: (615) 322-4121 Office Fax: (615) 343-7064 E-mail address: andy.boggs@vanderbilt.edu Website: www.vucommodores.com Head Coach (Season): Tom Shaw (6th) Alma Mater (Year): Georgia Tech (1991) 2011 SEC Championships: 12th 2011 NCAA Regionals: DNP 2011 NCAA Championships: DNP Top Returnees: Trey Del Greco, Adam Hofmann, Will Snipes Key Loss: Ryan Haseldon Top Newcomers: Ben Fogler, Hunter Stewart

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Location: Gainesville, Fla. Enrollment: 48,784 Colors: Orange and Blue Nickname: Gators Home Course: Mark Bostick Golf Course President: Dr. James Bernard Machen Athletics Director: Jeremy Foley Sports Information Director: Steve McClain Men’s Golf Contact: Susie Epp Office Phone: (352) 375-4683 ext. 6131 Office Fax: (352) 375-4809 E-mail address: susiee@gators.uaa.ufl.edu Website: www.gatorzone.com Head Coach (Season): Buddy Alexander (25th) Alma Mater (Year): Georgia Southern (1975) 2011 SEC Championships: 1st 2011 NCAA Southeast Regional: 1st 2011 NCAA Championships: 23rd Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 4/3 Top Returnee: Tyler McCumber Key Losses: Phillip Choi, Andres Echavarria, Bank Vongvanij Top Newcomer: J.D. Tomlinson

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Location: Oxford, Miss. Enrollment: 19,536 Colors: Cardinal Red and Navy Blue Nickname: Rebels Home Course: University of Mississippi Golf Course Chancellor: Dr. Robert C. Khayat Athletics Director: Pete Boone Sports Information Director: Langston Rogers Men’s Golf Contact: Kim Ling Office Phone: (662) 915-7522 Office Fax: (662) 915-7006 E-mail address: kling@olemiss.edu Website: www.olemisssports.com Head Coach (Season): Ernest Ross (16th) Alma Mater (Year): Ole Miss (1974) 2011 SEC Championships: 8th 2011 NCAA East Regional: 10th 2011 NCAA Championships: DNP Top Returnees: Billy Brozovich, Joe David Key Loss: Jonathan Randolph Top Newcomers: Alvaro Beltran, Chris Ingham, Blake Morris

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Head Coach Seventh Season

Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher The LSU men’s golf program has enjoyed a meteoric rise back to the pinnacle of college golf in just six seasons under head coach Chuck Winstead, and if the 2010-11 season is any indication, the Tigers are poised to contend for SEC and NCAA championships for years to come with an impressive run of success during his tenure. Winstead enters his seventh season leading a program that has claimed four national titles and 15 conference titles in its illustrious history. It’s a proud program that has also produced three NCAA medalists and 18 SEC medalists alltime. Former Tiger star John Peterson cemented his legacy among the greats as he led the Tigers to their most successful season under Winstead a year ago while being crowned the NCAA individual champion at the 2011 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships. While leading the Tigers to their second-straight NCAA appearance, Peterson became the third LSU Tiger all-time to capture the individual national championship after firing a 5-under par 211 at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla., in a performance that included a competitive course record 7-under 65 in the second round. The Fort Worth native secured a one-stroke victory over UCLA’s National Player of the Year Patrick Cantlay to take home the national title. With the win, Peterson became LSU’s first national champion in 70 years as he put up his name alongside former Tiger champions Fred Haas, Jr. (1937) and Earl Stewart (1941). Peterson put an exclamation point onto the end of a brilliant collegiate career in which he was honored as a threetime All-American and two-time First-Team All-SEC performer from 2007-11. Following his national championship victory in 2011, Peterson became the first Tiger to earn First-Team All-America recognition since the great David Toms following his senior season in 1989. Peterson also became just the fifth

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three-time All-American in program history. The Tigers have also been led to the pinnacle of college golf by Andrew Loupe, who was a two-time All-American and two-time First-Team All-SEC selection in his own right from 2007-11. Loupe and Peterson proved to be the team’s most prolific duo since Toms and Greg Lesher combined for five All-America honors and seven All-SEC accolades in the late 1980s. In their sixth season under Winstead a year ago, the Tigers continued their impressive run while winning four tournament championships and earning a 21st-place finish in a second-straight appearance NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships. The team improved upon its 24th place in NCAA competition in the 2010 event held at The Honors Course in Chattanooga, Tenn. LSU opened the 2010-11 season by winning their second team title in three seasons at the Gopher Invitational in Wayzata, Minn., before defending their team championship at the David Toms Intercollegiate at the Country Club of Louisiana during the fall season. They then followed in the spring season by winning a pair of team titles in the span of a week by defending their crown at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate in Awendaw, S.C., and claiming the event crown at the LSU National Invitational in their regular-season finale. After claiming three team titles during both the 2008-09 and 2009-10 seasons, LSU made history by winning at least three tournament championships in three-straight seasons for the first time in program history. Their four team titles in 2010-11 also marked the first time since a 1985-86 campaign for the Tigers to win at least four tournaments in a season. With 11 team titles under his belt in six seasons, Winstead is now tied for the No. 4 spot among head coaches in career tournament victories in program history. After coaching the Tigers to their third-straight top-five finish at the SEC Championships with a fifth-place finish in 2011, Winstead then coached his squad to its fourth-place

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finish for the NCAA East Regional Championships as the No. 2 seed in the tourney held in Blacksburg, Va., at the Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech. That performance earned the Tigers a second NCAA Championships appearance in as many seasons while qualifying in 2010 and 2011. Winstead, a Ruston native who played at LSU from 198991, believes that the foundation of any successful program is built on recruiting the best high school athletes the sport has to offer.

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In six seasons, Winstead has not only proven himself as one of the premier coaches in the game, but he has also established a reputation as being one of the nation’s top recruiters while attracting many of the premier junior golfers in the country to Baton Rouge since his first class in 2005. The Tigers welcome another stellar class of recruits to campus for the 2011-12 season. With both Loupe and Peterson now pursuing professional careers, the Tigers are without two of the Top 40 golfers at the collegiate level after Peterson ranked No. 13 and Loupe ranked at No. 40 in the final Golfweek ranking of the top performers in the NCAA. Peterson actually ended his collegiate career in 2011 with one of the most prolific seasons statistically in school history as his 71.53 scoring average in the season and 72.58 scoring average for his career both rank No. 2 in LSU’s record books since 1982. Winstead’s reputation as one of the top golf teachers in the country has been evident with LSU’s performance on the course over the past six seasons as the team’s scoring average has dropped dramatically since his first season as head coach in 2005-06. After averaging 295.6 shots per round as a team during his inaugural season, the Tigers have lowered their scoring average for each season at 296.7 in 2006-07, 293.6 in 2007-08, 293.4 in 2008-09, 290.6 in 2009-10 and 290.5 a season ago. While the Tigers have enjoyed tremendous success on the course in six seasons under Winstead with two All-America, three All-SEC and four SEC All-Freshman performers, LSU has also achieved great success academically in the classroom with a total of 39 selections to the SEC Academic Honor Roll during his tenure as head coach. In 2011, two Tigers were even chosen as Cleveland Golf/ Srixon All-America Scholars as standouts Austin Gutgsell and Sang Yi received recognition for their effort in the classroom. Winstead is considered one of the top teaching

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“LSU Golf has a great and storied history on a national level, and there is no doubt that the foundation has been laid for us to enjoy that kind of success once again. It’s a very exciting time to be an LSU Tiger.” Chuck Winstead professionals in the country and has been a Golf Magazine Top 100 Teacher since 2005, joining the likes of Butch Harmon, Peter Kostis, Jim Flick and Tiger standout and recent LSU Hall of Fame inductee Eddie Merrins. He has been featured on The Golf Channel and frequently appears in such publications as Golf Magazine and Golf Tips Magazine, for which he serves as Senior Instruction Editor. Winstead’s credentials include a five-year association with Jack Nicklaus’ Golden Bear Golf, Inc., in North Palm Beach, Fla., where he served as Director of Instruction for Golden Bear Golf, among other responsibilities. Winstead served as part of the senior management team responsible for developing, managing and initiating the launch of Jack Nicklaus Golf Academies throughout the world. Prior to moving to the University Club in 2000 where he

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Coach Winstead addresses the crowd at the Tee Off Reception in 2006. served as Director of Instruction and owner of the Chuck Winstead Golf Academy for five years prior to being named the Tigers’ head coach, Winstead served as Director of Instruction at English Turn Golf and Country Club in New Orleans from 1998-2000. In addition, he also served as the head instructor for the Bob Toski Golf Learning Center in Sunrise, Fla., from 1993-95. Winstead graduated from LSU in 1991. He and wife, Jennifer, are the proud parents of two sons – Trey, 12, and David, 9 – and are active members of First United Methodist Church in Baton Rouge.

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Assistant Coach Seventh Season

2011 Jan Strickland Award Finalist 2010 Jan Strickland Award Semifinalist 2005 NGCA Assistant Coach of the Year Shane Warren enters his seventh season as an assistant coach with the LSU men’s golf program as he is responsible for assisting head coach Chuck Winstead in LSU’s recruiting efforts, coordinating practice sessions, providing valuable assistance at tournaments and handling all day-to-day responsibilities with the team. With Warren’s assistance, LSU has enjoyed the rebirth of one of the most storied men’s golf programs in the NCAA as the Tigers have advanced to NCAA postseason play in each of the last four seasons, including consecutive trips to the NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships in 2010 (24th place) and 2011 (21st place). And former Tiger star John Peterson made history with his performance a year ago in Stillwater, Okla., as he became the first LSU Tiger in 70 years to be crowned the NCAA medalist with his one-stroke victory over UCLA’s National Player of the Year Patrick Cantlay. Peterson fired a 5-under par 211 in 54 holes at Karsten Creek Golf Club to join the likes of past greats Fred Haas, Jr. (1937) and Earl Stewart (1941) as the only Tigers to win the NCAA individual crown. In one of the most storied careers in the history of the LSU men’s golf program, Peterson was a three-time All-American and two-time First-Team All-SEC performer in four seasons from 2007-11. In 2011, he became the first Tiger since David Toms in his senior season in 1989 to take home First-Team All-America honors. The Tigers have also been led to the pinnacle of college golf by Andrew Loupe, who was a two-time All-American during his collegiate career from 2007-11. Loupe teamed with Peterson in their four seasons together to form one of the elite 1-2 combinations in the NCAA while pacing the Tigers back into the national spotlight. Since Warren joined Winstead as an assistant coach prior to

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the 2004-05 season, he has helped develop two All-Americans winning five All-America honors and three All-SEC selections winning six All-SEC honors during that span. In addition, four Tigers have been picked as members of the SEC All-Freshman Team for their efforts as rookies. In six seasons as an assistant coach, Warren has certainly helped LSU establish itself as one of the top golf programs in the NCAA while earning a pair of Top 25 national rankings in the Golfweek Preseason Top 25 poll in each of the last two seasons. After earning a No. 15 national ranking prior to the 2010-11 season, the Tigers open the 2011-12 campaign as the No. 23 team in the country according to Golfweek. LSU has also received a No. 17 preseason ranking for 2011-12 in the Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches’ Preseason Top 25. In fact, the Tigers spent much of the 2010-11 season among the Top 10 teams nationally while climbing as high as No. 6 in the Golfstat Top 25 ranking and No. 8 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index. The foundation of LSU’s success has been built on recruiting the nation’s premier players to Baton Rouge as Warren has certainly displayed his recruiting prowess during his tenure. That success has helped Warren earn national recognition during his tenure as he was selected one of three finalists for the 2011 Jan Strickland Award, which honors the assistant coach for NCAA Division I, II, III, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics or National Junior College Athletics Association that excelled in working with their student-athletes in success on the course and in the classroom. Warren was also chosen as one of 10 semifinalists for the award during the 2010 spring season. Warren served in the same capacity with head coach Karen Bahnsen and the nationally-ranked LSU women’s golf program from 2003 through the end of the 2006 season. He is considered one of the top assistant coaches in Division I college golf, and the National Golf Coaches Association Board of Directors named Warren the 2004-05 NGCA Assistant Coach of the Year in July 2005.

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A native of Tuscaloosa, Ala., Warren came to LSU in 2003 after serving as an assistant coach for the Alabama women’s golf program from 1999-2002 and as an instructor for the Chuck Winstead Golf Academy at the University Club in 2003. Under his guidance, the Lady Tigers went from a program that was ranked 55th nationally when he joined the staff to one that was ranked in the top 10 in his last two seasons with the team. Prior to his stints at Alabama and LSU, Warren served two years as the assistant golf professional at Hidden Meadows Golf Club in Northport, Ala., and one year as the head golf instructor at the Golden Bear Golf Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He also served as an associate golf professional at Lago Mar Country Club in Plantation, Fla., and as an instructor for the Mark Wood Golf Learning Center in Fort Lauderdale. The 41-year-old Warren graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in sports and fitness management in 1994. Warren and his wife, Lauren, have two daughters, Caroline (6) and Ellagrace (3).

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6-0 • Senior • 2L MANDEVILLE, La. MANDEVILLE HS Gutgsell’s Quick Facts

Rounds of par or better: 16 Low Round: 68 (-4) at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18, 2010) Low Tournament: 206 (-10) at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18-19, 2010) Top 10 Finishes: 2 Top 20 Finishes: 4 Best Finish: 1st at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18-19, 2010)

Gutgsell’s Career Totals Year 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 Totals

2011 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll 2010 David Toms Intercollegiate Champion 2010 Golfweek National Player of the Week (Oct. 25) 2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll 2009 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll

the NCAA Championships with a fifth-place finish in the team standings at the NCAA Central Regional Championships … Tied for 32nd place at the NCAA Central Regional … Also made his first career appearance at the NCAA Championships, where he tied for 128th place … Fired season-low rounds of 1-under 69 in the final rounds at the Gator Invitational on Feb. 14 and NCAA Central Regional on May 22 … Was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the first time in his career … Earned his first varsity letter.

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One of the key contributors to LSU’s most successful season in more than a decade … Appeared in 11 tournaments during his junior season … Wrapped up the campaign with a 75.45 scoring average in 33 rounds played … Played six rounds at par or better … Captured his first career individual championship with a win at the David Toms Intercollegiate held at the Country Club of Louisiana … Fired a career-low 10-under par 206 at the CCLA, which included a career-low 4-under 68 in the second round and a pair of 3-under 69s in the first and third rounds … Honored as the Golfweek National Player of the Week following his victory … Made his second career NCAA Regional appearance as he tied for 51st place at the NCAA East Regional held at the Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg … Helped the Tigers earn their second-straight trip to the NCAA Championships with a fourth-place team finish at the NCAA East Regional … Also cracked LSU’s starting five at the NCAA Championships for the second time as he finished in 128th place in the event held at Oklahoma State’s Karsten Creek in Stillwater … Picked up a top-20 finish at the Schenkel Invitational, where he tied for 15th place on the leaderboard with his score of 1-over par 217 at Forest Heights Country Club in Statesboro, Ga. … Tied for 21st place in LSU’s season opener at the Gopher Invitational with a score of 9-over 225 to help the team win the tournament championship … Tied for 47th place in a pair of team victories by LSU at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate and LSU National Invitational to conclude the regular season … Also earned a start at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational, Isleworth Collegiate Invitational, John Hayt Invitational and Louisiana Classics for his junior season … Honored for his performance in the classroom as a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar … Also named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the third time in his career … Earned his second varsity letter.

Cracked the starting five in two tournaments during his true freshman season in 2008-09 … Made his collegiate debut Oct. 13-14 with an appearance at the Squire Creek Invitational … Finished in a tie for 30th place in the individual standings after posting three-straight rounds of 1-over 73 and a 54-hole score of 3-over 219 … All three rounds counted for LSU’s final team total as the Tigers finished runner-up in the event … Also cracked the lineup at the Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational as he finished the event in a tie for 68th place at 11-over 227 … Finished the season with a 74.33 scoring average in six competitive rounds … Was named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll for his outstanding performance in the classroom.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2009-10) Competed in 12 of 13 tournaments during his sophomore season in 2009-10 … Finished the season with a 74.43 scoring average in 35 competitive rounds … Recorded 10 rounds at par or better on the season … Earned his first career topfive and top-10 finish by tying for fifth place at the John Hayt Invitational on Feb. 28-March 2 … Fired a season-low tournament score of 1-over par 217 to help lead the Tigers to a runner-up finish in the final team standings at the John Hayt Invitational … Also cracked the starting lineup that took home team titles at the David Toms Intercollegiate at The Country Club of Louisiana and the Louisiana Classics … Tied for 38th place in his first career appearance at the SEC Championships with a 54-hole score of 10-over par 220 … Helped the Tigers earn an automatic qualifying spot in

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PRIOR TO LSU The top recruit in the state of Louisiana for the Class of 2008 … A member of the nation’s fourth-ranked recruiting class according to Golfweek … Was the 89th-ranked junior golfer in the country for the Class of 2008 according to the Golfweek Junior Rankings when he signed with LSU … Fired a 54-hole score of 11-under par 205 at Beaver Creek Golf Club in Zachary to capture the 2007 Louisiana Golf Association Junior Amateur Championship … Finished six strokes ahead of his nearest competitor … Earned a top-10 finish at the 32nd Westfield Junior PGA Championship in Westfield Center, Ohio, in 2007, firing a tournament-low 6-under 65 in the final round to finish in eighth place … Was an active participant in the American Junior Golf Association during his junior career … Won medalist honors at the 2007 AJGA Medicus Preseason Junior at Texarkana … Played high school golf at Mandeville High School … Led his team to three-straight district titles from 2005-07 and the regional title in 2006 … Guided the Skippers to runner-up finishes at both the regional and state tournaments in 2005 and 2007 … Finished his high school career as an impressive two-time all-district, all-metro, all-region and all-state performer in 2006 and 2007.

PERSONAL Full name is Austin Christopher Gutgsell … Born on March 27, 1990 … Son of Gregory and Jodie Gutgsell … Majoring in marketing … Plays right handed.

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Rounds Strokes Average 6 446 74.33 35 2,605 74.43 33 2,490 75.45 74 3,051 74.88

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Gopher Invitational (Wayzata, Minn.) Jack Nicklaus Invitational (Columbus, Ohio) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) Isleworth Collegiate Invitational (Windermere, Fla.) John Hayt Invitational (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.) Louisiana Classics (Lafayette, La.) Schenkel Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.) Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (Awendaw, S.C.) LSU National Invitational (Baton Rouge, La.) NCAA East Regional (Blacksburg, Va.) NCAA Men’s Golf Championships (Stillwater, Okla.)

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Gary Koch Invitational (Tampa, Fla.) 77-75-79 – 231 (76) Brickyard Collegiate Championship (Macon, Ga.) 74-75 – 149 (t47) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) 71-73-78 – 222 (t54) SunTrust Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.) 78-78-69 – 225 (t51) John Hayt Invitational (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.) 72-75-70 – 217 (t5) Louisiana Classics (Lafayette, La.) 74-71-76 – 221 (t24) Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.) 72-70-76 – 218 (t20) Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (Awendaw, S.C.) 72-74-70 – 216 (t27) Morris Williams Intercollegiate (Austin, Texas) 78-74-91 – 243 (t76) SEC Men’s Golf Championships (St. Simons Island, Ga.) 71-76-73 – 220 (t38) NCAA Central Regional (South Bend, Ind.) 73-72-69 – 214 (t32) NCAA Men’s Golf Championships (Chattanooga, Tenn.) 78-79-72 – 229 (t128)

2008-09

Squire Creek Invitational (Choudrant, La.) Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.)

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77-75-73 – 225 (t21) 76-75-77 – 228 (t36) 69-68-69 – 206 (1) 75-74-80 – 229 (t37) 75-75-81 – 231 (t57) 79-72-74 – 225 (t45) 69-70-78 – 217 (t15) 76-72-74 – 222 (t47) 81-81-76 – 238 (t47) 77-75-79 – 231 (t51) 81-75-82 – 238 (128)

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73-73-73 – 219 (t30) 75-74-78 – 227 (t68)

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6-0 • Senior • 3L carrolton, Texas hebron HS Yi’s Quick Facts

Rounds of par or better: 25 Low Round: 67 (-5) at Squire Creek Invitational (Oct. 13, 2008) Low Tournament: 207 (-6) at Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (March 28-30, 2010) Top 10 Finishes: 6 Top 20 Finishes: 15 Best Finish: T3rd at Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (March 28-30, 2010)

Yi’s Career Totals Year 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11

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Rounds Strokes Average 30 2,230 74.33 38 2,802 73.73 36 2,648 73.55

cracked the lineup that captured the team crown at the David Toms Intercollegiate at the Country Club of Louisiana, finishing in a tie for 38th place … Finished in 12th place at the John Hayt Invitational at 4-over 220 … Fired a 1-under 69 in the final round at the SEC Championships to help the Tigers take home a fifth-place finish in the final team standings … Also saw action at the NCAA Central Regional Championships (t32) and NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships (t135) … Honored by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association following the season with a second-team All-Louisiana selection … Followed the season with his first career appearance at the United States Amateur Championship … Was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the first time in his career for his tremendous performance in the classroom … Earned his second varsity letter.

2011 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll 2010 U.S. Amateur Participant 2010 LSWA Second-Team All-Louisiana 2010 SEC Academic Honor Roll 2009 SEC All-Freshman Team 2009 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll 2009 LSWA First-Team All-Louisiana 2009 LSWA Louisiana Freshman of the Year JUNIOR SEASON (2010-11) Competed in 12 of 13 tournaments during his junior season in 2010-11 … Set a new career-low scoring average for a single season at 73.55 strokes per round in 36 rounds played … Played eight rounds at par or better … Earned seven top-20 finishes in his 12 starts on the year … Helped lead the Tigers to a second-straight appearance at the NCAA Championships by tying for 14th place on the leaderboard at the NCAA East Regional held at the Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg … Posted a 4-over par 220 for his best career finish in NCAA Regional play in three appearances … Went on to compete at the NCAA Championships at Oklahoma State’s Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater … Finished in a tie for 88th place in the individual standings at the NCAA Championships at 13-over 229, including a 2-under par 70 in his final round of the collegiate season … Tied for 31st place at the SEC Championships … Picked up his best finishes of the season by tying for 11th place at both the Isleworth Collegiate Invitational and Schenkel Invitational … Fired a season-low 1-under par 215 at the Schenkel Invitational … Posted a 5-over 221 to tie for 11th place at the Isleworth Collegiate Invitational … Wrapped up the regular season by tying for 12th place at the LSU National Invitational to help lead LSU to the team championship … Shot a 9-over 225 at the University Club in the final tournament during the regular season … Also earned top-20 finishes at the Gopher Invitational (t13), Jack Nicklaus Invitational (t16) and Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (t17) … Helped LSU win team titles with his performance at the Gopher Invitational with a 5-over 221 and Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate with a 2-over 215 … Also earned a spot in LSU’s starting lineup at the David Toms Intercollegiate and Gator Invitational … Carded matching season-low rounds of 4-under 68 in the second round for the Gopher Invitational and second round for the Schenkel Invitational … Honored for his performance in the classroom as a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar … Also named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the third time in his collegiate career … Earned his third varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2009-10) Continued his development as one of the top golfers in the Southeastern Conference with his play in 2009-10 … One of three LSU Tigers to compete in all 13 tournaments during his sophomore season … Cut nearly one stroke off his scoring average from his freshman season with a 73.73 scoring average in 38 competitive rounds … Was the team’s third-leading scorer on the season … Recorded 10 rounds at par or better … Earned one top-five, two top-10 and three top-20 finishes in 13 tournament starts … Enjoyed his best tournament as an LSU Tiger by tying for third place at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate with a career-low 54-hole tournament score of 6-under par 207 at Bulls Bay Golf Club in Awendaw, S.C. … Fired rounds of 2-under 69, 3-under 68 and 1-under 70 at the Hootie … Earned a top-10 finish at the Louisiana Classics by tying for 10th place with a score of 1-over 217 … Helped lead the Tigers to team titles at both the Louisiana Classics and Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate … Also

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One of the top freshmen in all of college golf during the 2008-09 season … Finished the season ranked among the top 150 players in the country in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index … Named to the SEC All-Freshman Team for his performance … Was also named a first-team All-Louisiana selection and the Louisiana Freshman of the Year by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association … Made 10 tournament appearances during his true freshman season … Wrapped up the season with a 74.33 scoring average in 30 rounds to rank as the No. 3 scorer on the team … Also ranked No. 8 among freshmen in the SEC with at least 20 rounds of competitive golf … Recorded seven rounds at par or better … Was second on the team with four top-10 finishes … Tied for fifth place in his collegiate debut at the Gopher Invitational to lead the Tigers to the team title … Posted an even-par score of 216 at the Gopher Invitational … Posted back-to-back fourth-place finishes at the Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational (March 20-22) and Reunion Intercollegiate (April 5-7) … Recorded his best 54-hole score of the season at the Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational, where he had a 2-under 214 in three rounds … Also finished in the top 10 at the SunTrust Gator Invitational (Feb. 14-15) with a 1-under par score of 209, including a 3-under 67 in the first and third rounds of the tournament … Carded a season-low 5-under 67 in the second round of the Squire Creek Invitational on Oct. 13 … Missed his only tournament of the season at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (March 29-31) while receiving his U.S. citizenship … Was named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll following the season … Earned his first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU One of the top recruits in the country for the Class of 2008 … Was the 12th-ranked junior golfer in the country and the 10th-ranked prospect for the Class of 2008 according to the Golfweek Junior Rankings when he signed with LSU in November 2007 … A member of the fourth-ranked recruiting class in the country for the Class of 2008 according to Golfweek … Was an active participant as a member of the American Junior Golf Association … Earned a total of six top-10 finishes in AJGA sponsored events, while he captured the title at the 2007 AJGA PING Junior at The Woodlands in April 2007 … For his efforts, he was named a Second-Team Rolex Junior All-American following the 2007 season … Also earned extensive experience in match play as he helped lead the West squad to the team title at the 2007 AJGA Canon Cup after posting an impressive 3-1 record in match play competition … The Canon Cup matches the nation’s top 20 juniors from east of the Mississippi River against the top 20 juniors from the west in an event reminiscent of the Ryder Cup … Also advanced to the match play competition at the United States Junior Amateur Championship in 2004 and 2006 … Played his high school golf at Hebron High School in his hometown of Carrollton, Texas … Won individual medalist honors and guided

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PERSONAL Full name is Sang H Yi … Born in South Korea on Dec. 15, 1989 … Son of Chang and Hwa Yi … Majoring in sport administration with a concentration in sport leadership at LSU … Plays right handed.

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his team to the team title at the state tournament in 2005 … Was also named a first-team all-state performer the same year … Won individual district championships in 2006 and 2007.

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Gopher Invitational (Wayzata, Minn.) Jack Nicklaus Invitational (Columbus, Ohio) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) Isleworth Collegiate Invitational (Windermere, Fla.) Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.) Louisiana Classics (Lafayette, La.) Schenkel Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.) Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (Awendaw, S.C.) LSU National Invitational (Baton Rouge, La.) SEC Men’s Golf Championships (St. Simons Island, Ga.) NCAA East Regional (Blacksburg, Va.) NCAA Men’s Golf Championships (Stillwater, Okla.)

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PING/Golfweek Invitational (Bremerton, Wash.) Gary Koch Invitational (Tampa, Fla.) Brickyard Collegiate Championship (Macon, Ga.) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) SunTrust Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.) John Hayt Invitational (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.) Louisiana Classics (Lafayette, La.) Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.) Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (Awendaw, S.C.) Morris Williams Intercollegiate (Austin, Texas) SEC Men’s Golf Championships (St. Simons Island, Ga.) NCAA Central Regional (South Bend, Ind.) NCAA Men’s Golf Championships (Chattanooga, Tenn.)

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Gopher Invitational (Wayzata, Minn.) Shoal Creek Intercollegiate (Birmingham, Ala.) Squire Creek Invitational (Choudrant, La.) Isleworth-UCF Collegiate Invitational (Windermere, Fla.) SunTrust Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.) John Hayt Invitational (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.) Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.) Reunion Intercollegiate (Jackson, Miss.) SEC Men’s Golf Championships (St. Simons Island, Ga.) NCAA South Central Regional (Stillwater, Okla.)

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74-68-79 – 221 (t13) 76-74-71 – 221 (t16) 71-73-73 – 217 (t29) 72-71-78 – 221 (t11) 77-72-74 – 223 (40) 74-73-73 – 220 (t21) 73-68-74 – 215 (t11) 73-72-70 – 215 (t17) 76-75-74 – 225 (t12) 74-75-72 – 221 (t31) 76-69-75 – 220 (t14) 76-83-70 – 229 (t88) 76-75-74 – 225 (t57) 73-76-75 – 224 (t62) 77-74 – 151 (t52) 77-69-72 – 218 (t38) 72-75-75 – 222 (t36) 75-70-75 – 220 (12) 75-70-72 – 217 (t10) 75-72-73 – 220 (t32) 69-68-70 – 207 (t3) 75-77-80 – 232 (t58) 82-71-69 – 222 (t44) 70-73-71 – 214 (t32) 78-77-75 – 230 (t135) 70-73-73 – 216 (t5) 77-73-77 – 227 (t31) 75-67-74 – 216 (t19) 76-76-76 – 228 (t41) 67-75-67 – 209 (t9) 78-82-73 – 233 (t56) 69-72-73 – 214 (t4) 73-78-72 – 223 (4) 75-75-75 – 225 (t39) 80-78-81 – 239 (t54)

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5-11 • Sophomore • 1L Alpharetta, GA. Alpharetta HS Castro’s Quick Facts Rounds of par or better: Low Round: Low Tournament: Top 10 Finishes: Top 20 Finishes: Best Finish:

2 71 (-1) at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18, 2010) 216 (E) at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18-19, 2010) 0 0 T23rd at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18-19, 2010)

Castro’s Career Totals Year 2010-11 Totals

Tourn. 4 4

Rounds Strokes Average 12 919 76.58 12 919 76.58

FRESHMAN SEASON (2010-11) Made four tournament appearances for the Tigers during his true freshman season in 2010-11 … Played as an individual in each of his four appearances … Posted a 76.58 scoring average in 12 rounds played on the year … Earned a season-best finish at the David Toms Intercollegiate held Oct. 18-19 at the Country Club of Louisiana in Baton Rouge … Fired rounds of 1-under 71, even-par 72 and 1-over 73 at the CCLA to finish in a tie for 23rd place … His even-par 216 in three rounds was a season-low … Made his collegiate debut at the Squire Creek Invitational held Oct. 4-5 at Squire Creek Country Club in Choudrant, La. … Posted a score of 25-over par 241 to tie for 54th place in his first tournament in an LSU uniform … Also saw action at the Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic (March 13-15) and LSU National Invitational (April 2-3) … Earned his first varsity letter.

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Squire Creek Invitational (Choudrant, La.) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic (Choudrant, La.) LSU National Invitational (Baton Rouge, La.)

84-73-84 – 241 (t54) 71-72-73 – 216 (t23) 75-79-75 – 229 (t38) 73-76-84 – 233 (t35)

PRIOR TO LSU Arguably the top recruit in the state of Georgia and one of the top recruits in the country for the Class of 2010 … A product of Alpharetta High School … A nationally-ranked recruit who signed with LSU as the No. 22-ranked recruit in the Class of 2010 by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard … Also ranked No. 26 in his class in the Polo Junior Golf Rankings and No. 41 in the country in the Golfweek Junior Rankings … Was an honorable mention selection to the American Junior Golf Association Rolex All-America Team in 2008 … An active participant in the AJGA throughout his prep career … Wrapped up his AJGA career in July 2010 with his first appearance at the Canon Cup as a member of the East squad … Earned four career top-10 finishes in AJGA events, including a victory at the 2009 AJGA Aldila Junior Open at The Country Club of the South in Johns Creek, Ga. … Fired rounds of even-par 72 and 6-under par 66 for a 54-hole score of 6-under 138 en route to the victory … Also earned a top-10 finish in one of the AJGA’s premier tournaments at the 2009 AJGA Junior Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass in Jacksonville, Fla., where he tied for seventh place … Competed in such prestigious AJGA events as the FootJoy Invitational, PING Invitational and Rolex Tournament of Champions during his junior golf career … Earned a spot in the United States Amateur Championship for the first time in his career in 2010 as he took part in the 110th edition of the nation’s most prestigious amateur tournament at Chambers Bay in Tacoma, Wash. … Earned a spot in the U.S. Amateur by tying for fourth place in the sectional qualifier held at Achasta Golf Club in his home state, where he fired a 9-under par 135 in two rounds … Competed in the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship during the 2008 season.

PERSONAL Full name is Franco Percy Castro … Born on Feb. 12, 1992 … Parents are Alberto and Annie Castro … Has two older siblings, Alberto and Alex … Both parents are LSU graduates … Has a total of eight family members who have graduated from LSU … Is the nephew of Lady Tiger great Jenny Lidback, who is a member of the LSU Athletics Hall of Fame and a 17-year veteran of the LPGA Tour … Majoring in sport administration with a concentration in sport commerce … Plays right handed.

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6-0 • Sophomore• 1L Vestavia Hills, Ala. Vestavia Hills HS Kaufman’s Quick Facts

Rounds of par or better: 0 Low Round: 71 (+1) twice, last at Jack Nicklaus Invitational (Oct. 12, 2010) Low Tournament: 223 (+7) at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18-19, 2010) Top 10 Finishes: 0 Top 20 Finishes: 1 Best Finish: 20th at Jack Nicklaus Invitational (Oct. 11-12, 2010)

Kaufman’s Career Totals Year 2010-11 Totals

Tourn. 3 3

Rounds Strokes Average 9 681 75.66 9 681 76.66

2011 Alabama Amateur Champion 2011 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll

JUNIOR SEASON (2010-11) Made three tournament appearances for the Tigers during his true freshman season in 2010-11 … Wrapped up the season with a 75.67 scoring average in nine rounds played for the year … Earned a top-20 finish in his collegiate debut as he cracked LSU’s five-man starting lineup at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational held Oct. 11-12 at Scioto Country Club in Columbus, Ohio … Finished alone in 20th place at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational after posting a 54-hole score of 12-over par 222, including season-low scores of 1-over 71 in the second and third rounds at the par-70 layout … Carded a season-low tournament score of 7-over par 223 to finish in a tie for 46th place at the David Toms Intercollegiate held Oct. 18-19 at the Country Club of Louisiana … Tied for 44th place at the LSU National Invitational held April 2-3 at The University Club, where he posted his three-round score of 20-over par 236 … Played as an individual at the David Toms Intercollegiate and LSU National Invitational … Followed the collegiate season with a record-setting victory at the 95th Alabama State Amateur Championship … Fired a tournament record 16-under 272 for 72 holes at FarmLinks Golf Club in Sylacauga, Ala., to set the four-round tournament record … Shot rounds of 5-under 67, 6-under 66, even-par 72 and 5-under 67 during the tournament … Selected to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll following the year … Earned his first varsity letter. A nationally-ranked prospect who signed with LSU as the No. 21-ranked recruit in the country for the Class of 2010 by Golfweek … Also ranked No. 38 nationally in his class by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard and No. 43 nationally in the Polo Junior Golf Rankings … An experienced member of the American Junior Golf Association who earned six top-10 finishes for AJGA sponsored events during his junior golf career … Won his first career AJGA championship during the 2008 season when he took the title at the AJGA Junior at Steelwood presented by AT&T … Posted three top-10 finishes in AJGA competition in 2008, two top-10 finishes in 2009 and one top-10 finish in 2010 … Was an alternate at the 2009 United States Junior Amateur Championship … Was also a participant at the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship in 2006 at the age of 14 as one of the youngest qualifiers in tournament history … A product of the golf program at Vestavia Hills High School under the direction of head coach Matthew Cameron … Was the Class 6A state

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PERSONAL Full name is Carter Smylie Kaufman … Born on Nov. 30, 1991 … Parents are Jeff and Pam Kaufman … Has a younger brother named Luckie … Both parents played golf and graduated from LSU … Served as the Student Government Vice President during his high school career at Vestavia Hills High School … An honor student who joined the National Honor Society … Majoring in marketing … Plays right handed.

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championship runner-up during his senior season in 2010 … Was also the runner-up at the 2010 Alabama Golf Association Boys State Junior Championship at The Country Club of Mobile with a 54-hole score of 10-under par 203 … Posted a scoring average of 71.7 strokes per round during his senior season … Honored for his outstanding community service efforts throughout his high school career … Was the recipient of the 2008 AJGA Presidents’ Youth Leadership for his efforts in the fight against cancer … Is the co-founder of Kids vs. Cancer, a fundraising charity that benefits the pediatric cancer unit at the Children’s Hospital of Alabama … Has joined his brother, Luckie, in raising more than $50,000 for cancer research since forming the charity in 2006 … Was also a standout basketball player at Vestavia Hills High School … Helped lead his basketball team to the Class 6A state championship in 2009 and to the Class 6A finals again in 2010.

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Jack Nicklaus Invitational (Columbus, Ohio) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) LSU National Invitational (Baton Rouge, La.)

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80-71-71 – 222 (20) 77-73-73 – 223 (t46) 77-79-80 – 236 (t44)

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5-11 • Sophomore • 1L Baton Rouge, La. Episcopal HS Lyons’ Quick Facts Rounds of par or better: Low Round: Low Tournament: Top 10 Finishes: Top 20 Finishes: Best Finish:

3 71 (-1) at Squire Creek Invitational (Oct. 4, 2010) 218 (+2) at Squire Creek Invitational (Oct. 4-5, 2010) 1 2 4th at Squire Creek Invitational (Oct. 4-5, 2010)

Lyons’ Career Totals Year 2010-11 Totals

FRESHMAN SEASON (2010-11) Earned four tournament appearances for the Tigers during his true freshman season in 2010-11 … Played as an individual four times … Made his collegiate debut at the Squire Creek Invitational held Oct. 4-5 at Squire Creek Country Club in Choudrant, La. … Finished in a tie for fourth place on the leaderboard with his debut after firing a 2-over par 218 at the par-72 layout … Fired a season-low 1-under par 71 in the second round at Squire Creek en route to his first career top-10 finish … Returned to Squire Creek Country Club on March 13-15 to compete as an individual at the Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic … Tied for 15th place on the leaderboard with a tournament score of 6-over 222 … Posted rounds of even-par 72 in the final round at the Squire Creek Invitational and second round of the Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic at Squire Creek Country Club … Also appeared in two home tournaments for the Tigers during his freshman campaign … Tied for 50th place at the David Toms Intercollegiate held Oct. 18-19 at the Country Club of Louisiana after posting a 10-over 226 in three rounds … Finished the season by finishing alone in 46th place at the LSU National Invitational held April 2-3 at The University Club, where he shot a 21-over 237 in three rounds … Wrapped up the season with a 75.25 scoring average in 12 rounds played … Posted three rounds at par or better … Earned his first varsity letter.

Tourn. 4 4

Rounds Strokes Average 12 903 75.25 12 903 75.25

2009 AJGA Junior at Steelwood presented by AT&T and 2010 Bass Pro Shops/Payne Stewart Junior Championship … Was also a soccer star at Episcopal High School, where he earned four letters as a forward and center midfielder … Was named an all-metro selection for soccer following his senior season … Finished his career as the school’s alltime leading scorer in goals and assists … Selected to The Advocate Star of Stars for golf in his junior and senior seasons in 2009 and 2010. PERSONAL Full name is Landon David Lyons … Born on Dec. 26, 1991 … Parents are Lance and Dawn Lyons … Has an older sister, Katherine … Majoring in marketing … Plays right handed. Round-by-Round with Lyons 2010-11

Squire Creek Invitational (Choudrant, La.) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic (Choudrant, La.) LSU National Invitational (Baton Rouge, La.)

75-71-72 – 218 (4) 75-74-77 – 226 (t50) 77-72-73 – 222 (t15) 85-75-77 – 237 (46)

PRIOR TO LSU The No. 1-ranked recruit in the state of Louisiana for the Class of 2010 … Also ranked among the top prep prospects nationally in the Class of 2010 when he signed with LSU in November 2009 … Was the No. 42-ranked recruit in his signing class by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard … A product of the golf program at Episcopal High School in Baton Rouge under the direction of head coach Andrew Wyly … Wrapped up his high school career by capturing three-straight Class 2A individual state championships … Captured the individual state crown in 2009 with an outstanding score of 7-under par 137 at Copper Mill Golf Club in Zachary, including a 3-under 69 in the first round and a 4-under 68 in the second round … Was an alternate for the 2009 United States Junior Amateur Championship following his junior season … A member of the American Junior Golf Association during his prep career … Earned a total of six top-10 finishes in AJGA sponsored events … Took home the individual title at the AJGA Junior All-Star at Grand National during the 2007 season … Finished in second place in three AJGA events, which includes the 2008 Dalhousie Junior Championship,

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6-0 • Sophomore • 1L fort worth, Texas Southwest Christian School Presley’s Quick Facts Rounds of par or better: Low Round: Low Tournament: Top 10 Finishes: Top 20 Finishes: Best Finish:

9 69 (-3) at Squire Creek Invitational (Oct. 4-5, 2010) 214 (-2) at David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18-19, 2010) 1 3 8th at LSU National Invitational (April 2-3, 2011)

Presley’s Career Totals Year 2010-11 Totals

Tourn. 8 8

Rounds Strokes Average 24 1,778 74.08 24 1,778 74.08

FRESHMAN SEASON (2010-11) Made an immediate impact for the Tigers as a true freshman while making eight tournament appearances in 2010-11 … One of the top freshman talents in the Southeastern Conference … Posted a 74.08 scoring average in 24 rounds played during his freshman campaign … Nine of his 24 rounds were at par or better … Earned one top-10 finish and three top-20 finishes on the year … Finished in eighth place at the LSU National Invitational held April 2-3 at the University Club after posting a 5-over par 221 in three rounds in LSU’s regular season finale … That includes two rounds of even-par 72 in the first and second rounds … Made his first career start at the SEC Men’s Golf Championships, where he posted a 13-over 223 at the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club in St. Simons Island, Ga., to finish in a tie for 36th place … Made his collegiate debut at the Squire Creek Invitational held Oct. 4-5 at Squire Creek Invitational in Choudrant, La. … Finished in a tie for 16th place in his debut after posting a 9-over par 225 at the par-72 layout, including a season-low 3-under par 69 in the second round … Followed by earning a second-straight top-20 finish at the David Toms Intercollegiate held Oct. 18-19 at the Country Club of Louisiana … Tied for 16th place at the David Toms Intercollegiate while playing as an individual … Fired a season-low tournament score of 2-under par 214 at the CCLA, including back-to-back rounds of 2-under 70 in the second and third rounds … Also cracked the starting lineup in LSU’s team victory at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate held March 27-29 at Bulls Bay Golf Club in Awendaw, S.C. … Finished in 54th place in the event at 11-over par 224, including an opening round of 1-under 70 … Also earned a spot in LSU’s five-man lineup at the John Hayt Invitational (Feb. 27-March 1), Louisiana Classics (March 7-8) and Schenkel Invitational (March 18-20) … Earned his first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU One of the top prep prospects in the state of Texas and one of the elite junior golfers in the country for the Class of 2010 … Ranked among the Top 20 recruits nationally for his signing class, according to the National Junior Golf Scoreboard (15) and Polo Junior Golf Rankings (16) when he signed with the LSU program … Also ranked No. 36 nationally in the Golfweek recruit rankings for the Class of 2010 … Enrolled at LSU after competing in the United States Amateur Championship for the first time in his career … Participated in the 110th edition of the country’s most prestigious amateur tournament at Chambers Bay in Tacoma, Wash., in August 2010 … Also a qualifier for the 2009 U.S. Junior Amateur

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Championship held at Trump National Golf Club in New York … An active participant in the American Junior Golf Association throughout his prep career … Honored as an AJGA Rolex Junior Honorable Mention All-American following the 2009 season … Earned a total of five top-10 finishes in AJGA sponsored events … Captured one AJGA tournament title in April 2009 with a win at the AJGA Under Armour/Hunter Mahan Championship held at the TPC Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas, where he fired a 5-under par 211 for 54 holes … Finished in a tie for second place in AJGA events on two occasions at the 2007 AJGA Medicus Preseason Junior at Texarkana and the 2008 AJGA Stars of Texas Junior presented by Horseshoe Bay Resort … A product of the golf program at Southwest Christian School under the direction of head coach Danny Hahn … Ended his high school career by leading his team to the state championship in 2010 … Was named the MVP for his high school team three times from 2008-10.

PERSONAL Full name is Andrew Patrick Presley … Born on Nov. 11, 1991 … Parents are Mark and Susan Presley … Has two older brothers, Ben and William, and one older sister, Elizabeth … An honor student at Southwest Christian School and a member of the A-B Honor Roll … Majoring in sport administration with a concentration in sport commerce … Plays right handed.

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Squire Creek Invitational (Choudrant, La.) David Toms Intercollegiate (Baton Rouge, La.) John Hayt Invitational (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.) Louisiana Classics (Lafayette, La.) Schenkel Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.) Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (Awendaw, S.C.) LSU National Invitational (Baton Rouge, La.) SEC Men’s Golf Championships (St. Simons Island, Ga.)

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80-69-76 – 225 (t16) 74-70-70 – 214 (t16) 73-81-70 – 224 (t32) 72-74-75 – 221 (t25) 76-70-80 – 226 (t58) 70-79-75 – 224 (54) 72-72-77 – 221 (8) 77-74-72 – 223 (t36)

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STEWART 5-9 • Freshman • HS Mountain Brook HS Birmingham, Ala.

2010 AJGA Rolex Junior Honorable Mention All-American Golfweek Top 100 for 2011 (16) National Junior Golf Scoreboard Top 100 for 2011 (29) Polo Junior Golf Rankings Top 100 for 2011 (28)

PRIOR TO LSU The No. 1-ranked recruit in the state of Alabama and one of the elite recruits in the country for the Class of 2011 … A product of Mountain Brook High School in Birmingham, Ala. … Named a 2010 American Junior Golf Association Rolex Junior Honorable Mention All-American … Signed with LSU as the No. 1-ranked recruit in Alabama for the 2011 recruiting season according to the Golfweek Junior Rankings … Is a nationally-ranked recruit who signed with LSU as one of the nation’s Top 30 prep recruits for 2011 in the Golfweek Junior Rankings (16), Polo Junior Golf Rankings (28) and National Junior Golf Scoreboard (29) … Also ranked among the Top 50 junior golfers in the country regardless of class in the Golfweek Junior Rankings (29), Polo Junior Golf Rankings (44) and National Junior Golf Scoreboard (45) … An active member of the AJGA during his prep career … Earned three top-10 finishes in the AJGA … Also a star on the Southeastern Junior Golf Tour … Earned three wins with six top-five and eight top-10 finishes in the SJGT … Boasted a scoring average of 71.8 in his SJGT events … Most recently captured medalist honors at the 2010 SJGT Vestavia Junior Classic after his score of 10-under par 134 helped earn him Golfweek Junior Player of the Week … Crowned the 2009 Press Thornton Future Masters Champion while firing scores of 65, 71 and 72 at Dothan Country Club … Earned a second-place finish in the event in 2010 … Also finished in a tie for 13th place at the 2009 Orange Bowl International Golf Championship held at The Biltmore Golf Course.

PERSONAL Full name is Stewart Ralph Jolly … Born on April 9, 1993 … Parents are Ralph and Connie Jolly … Has one older sister named Sarah … Majoring in business ... Plays right-handed.

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MYLES 6-0 • FRESHMAN • HS Jesuit HS New Orleans, La.

2010 AJGA Elbit Systems of America Junior Champion 2009 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship Match Play Qualifier 2008 AJGA Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Team Golfweek Top 100 for 2011 (53) National Junior Golf Scoreboard Top 100 for 2011 (50) Polo Junior Golf Rankings Top 100 for 2011 (45)

PRIOR TO LSU The No. 1-ranked junior golfer in Louisiana by all major junior golf publications … Joined the LSU program following an outstanding prep career at Jesuit High School in New Orleans … Signed with LSU as a Top 50 recruit in the country for the Class of 2011 in both the Polo Junior Golf Rankings (45) and National Junior Golf Scoreboard (50) … Was also the No. 53-ranked recruit nationally for the 2011 signing class in the Golfweek Junior Rankings … Also ranked among the Top 100 junior golfers nationally regardless of class in the Polo Junior Golf Rankings (76), National Junior Golf Scoreboard (80) and Golfweek Junior Rankings (89) … An accomplished member of the American Junior Golf Association during his prep career … Was a member of the 2008 AJGA Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Team … A two-time tournament champion as a member of the AJGA, including his most recent victory at the 2010 AJGA Elbit Systems of America Junior Championship held at Southern Oaks Golf Club in Fort Worth, Texas … Also won the 2008 AJGA Junior All-Star Championship … Has also earned five top-10 finishes and eight top-20 finishes with his AJGA participation … Picked up a top-10 finish at the 2010 Southern Junior Championship held at Squire Creek Country Club in Choudrant, La. … Finished in a tie for ninth place on the leaderboard with a 54-hole score of 5-over par 221 … Qualified for the 64-player match play competition at the 2009 United States Junior Amateur Championship held at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. … Was a three-time LHSAA Class 5A individual state champion while competing for Jesuit High School … Posted an impressive 70.3 scoring average in his three wins at the Class 5A state tournament in 2008, 2009 and 2010 … Named a two-time New Orleans Metro Player of the Year by the Times-Picayune … Helped lead Jesuit High School to back-to-back Class 5A state championships in in 2010 and 2011 … Is a two-time Louisiana Junior Amateur Championship runner-up in 2007 and 2010.

PERSONAL Full name is Myles Corrigan Lewis … Born on Nov. 9, 1992 … Parents are Sidney and the late Charlotte Lewis … Has two sisters, Erica and Meg … Mother is an LSU graduate … Sister, Meg, is currently an LSU student … Majoring in management ... Plays right-handed.

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CURTIS 6-0 • Freshman • HS Home Schooled Coral Springs, Fla.

2010 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship Medalist 2009 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship Match Play Qualifier 2009 AJGA Rolex Junior Honorable Mention All-American Golfweek Top 100 for 2011 (24) National Junior Golf Scoreboard Top 100 for 2011 (16) Polo Junior Golf Rankings Top 100 for 2011 (51)

PRIOR TO LSU One of the nation’s premier prep prospects for the Class of 2011 … Emerged as one of the most highlyrecruited prospects nationally after winning medalist honors in the stroke play competition at the 2010 United States Junior Amateur Championship held at Egypt Valley Country Club in Grand Rapids, Mich. … Fired rounds of 4-under 68 and 6-under 66 for a 36-hole score of 10-under par 134 to earn the No. 1 overall seed in the match play competition at the U.S. Junior Amateur … Won medalist honors by a mere one stroke over the defending U.S. Junior Champion Jordan Speith of Dallas, Texas … Went on to qualify for the Round of 32 in the match play competition … Also qualified for the match play competition at the 2009 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship held at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. … Signed with LSU as a Top 25 recruit in the country for the Class of 2011 in both the National Junior Golf Scoreboard (16) and Golfweek Junior Rankings (24) … Was also the No. 51-ranked recruit nationally for the 2011 signing class in the Polo Junior Golf Rankings … Also ranked among the Top 100 junior golfers in the country regardless of class in the National Junior Golf Scoreboard (24), Golfweek Junior Rankings (42) and Polo Junior Golf Rankings (89) … Was the No. 3-ranked recruit in the state of Florida for the Class of 2011, and the state’s No. 5-ranked junior golfer regardless of class by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard … An experienced member of the American Junior Golf Association … Named a 2009 AJGA Rolex Junior Honorable Mention All-American … Has earned one win with four top-10 finishes in 23 career starts as a member of the AJGA … Was the co-medalist at the 2009 AJGA Polo Golf Junior Classic held at the PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. … Finished sixth at the 2009 Orange Bowl International Golf Championship at The Biltmore Golf Course.

PERSONAL Full name is Curtis Scott Thompson … Born on Dec. 13, 1992 … Parents are Scott and Judy Thompson … Has an older brother, Nick, and a younger sister, Alexis … Comes from an accomplished family of golfers … Brother was a four-time All-American during his collegiate career at Georgia Tech and is currently a member of the PGA Tour … Sister is the former top-ranked female amateur golfer in the United States and is a rising star on the LPGA Tour … Majoring in management ... Plays right-handed.

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Andrew Loupe John Peterson Crowned 2011 NCAA Champion LSU senior John Peterson certainly provided the highlight of the 2010-11 campaign with his thrilling one-stroke victory at the NCAA Championships after firing a 5-under par 211 at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. After opening with a modest 2-over 74 in the first round, Peterson fired a competitive course record 7-under 65 in the second round before closing out the championship with an even-par 72 in the final round to clinch the title by one shot over UCLA’s National Player of the Year Patrick Cantlay. Peterson’s title was clinched on the 54th and final hole when he sank a five-foot putt for birdie for an even-par 72 in the final round. He seemed to fall out of contention after posting a 4-over 40 on the front nine, but stormed back to reclaim the lead with a brilliant 4-under 32 on the back nine en route to his one-stroke victory. With the win, Peterson became the third LSU Tiger in program history to win the national championship, joining past greats Fred Haas, Jr. (1937) and Earl Stewart (1941). Peterson Earns Second Top 10 Finish at NCAAs Not only did Peterson become the third Tiger in program history to win the NCAA individual crown, but he became the first Tiger in history to earn back-to-back top-10 finishes in the event after tying for sixth place on the NCAA Championships leaderboard during a breakout junior season in 2010. In fact, Peterson also fired a 54-hole score of 5-under par 211 at The Honors Course in Chattanooga, Tenn., en route to his first career top-10 finish in national competition. With back-to-back NCAA Championship scores of 5-under par 211, Peterson owns the lowest score in relation to par for a Tiger in the event since at least 1985. LSU Golf Makes History in Sweep of NCAA Championships With Peterson’s victory at the 2011 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships, LSU made history as it became the first college golf program to sweep NCAA individual titles after Lady Tiger freshman Austin Ernst claimed the women’s crown about two weeks before the Tiger senior. Ernst fired a 7-under par 281 in four rounds at the 2011 NCAA Division I Women’s Golf Championships held at The Traditions Club in College Station, Texas. Ernst’s performance actually helped lead the Lady Tigers to their best finish in team history at the NCAA Championships as they earned a third-place finish overall in the 2011 season finale. Tigers Travel to Stillwater for NCAA Tourney The Tigers competed at the NCAA Championships for the second-straight season while wrapping up the 2010-11 campaign with their 21st-place finish in the 30-team field following three rounds of medal play at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater Okla. After finishing in 24th place in the team

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standings at the 2010 NCAA Men’s Golf Championships, the Tigers posted a team score of 41-over par 905 in 54 holes en route to 21st place in the final team standings. LSU’s performance at the NCAA Championships brought an end to the 2010-11 campaign as the Tigers were among six SEC programs to compete at the NCAA Championships. Georgia earned itself a national runner-up finish in the eight-team match play tournament for the team title, while Alabama (14th place), Arkansas (15th place), Florida (23rd place) and Tennessee (24th place) were also part of the 30-team field. Peterson Named First-Team All-American in 2011 After being crowned the 2011 NCAA individual champion, Peterson was one of just 11 players nationwide to be selected as a PING First-Team AllAmerican following the NCAA Championships. With his win, Callaway also presented Peterson with the 2011 Arnold Palmer Award that is given each season to the individual champion of the NCAA Men’s Golf Championships. Peterson became the ninth different LSU golfer to earn First-Team AllAmerica honors during his career, which also includes Fred Haas, Jr. (1937), Earl Stewart (1941), Sonny Ellis (1943), Gardner Dickinson (1948), Johnny Pott (1955), B.R. McLendon (1967), Wayne DeFrancesco (1979) and David Toms (1988, 1989). He was also named a Golfweek Second-Team All-American following the 2010-11 campaign. Andrew Loupe Joins Peterson as 2011 All-American Fellow senior Andrew Loupe was also honored as an All-American for his performance during the 2010-11 season after wrapping up his career as the No. 40-ranked golfer in the NCAA on the season according to the final Golfweek individual rankings. Loupe received Honorable Mention All-America honors from both PING and Golfweek for the second year in a row following his first career awards following his junior season in 2010. With Peterson and Loupe each earning All-America accolades in 2010 and 2011, it marked the first time that two Tigers received All-America honors in back-to-back seasons since Greg Lesher and David Toms in 1988 and 1989. Tigers Earn NCAA Qualifying Spot at East Regional With a fourth-place finish at the 2011 NCAA East Regional Championships held at the Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Va., the Tigers earned the right to compete at the NCAA Championships for the second-straight season. LSU fired a score of 4-under par 284 in the final round en route to a team score of 16-over 880 in 54 holes to grab one of five automatic qualifying spots into the NCAA Championships. The No. 2-seeded Tigers joined first-place Duke, runner-up Georgia Tech, third-place Oklahoma and fifth-place Kent State in qualifying for the national tourney from the Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech. Peterson set the pace for

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ken looper the Tigers as he fired a 1-under 215 in three rounds for a tie for sixth place on the individual leaderboard. Tigers Place Fifth at SEC Championships LSU kicked off the 2011 postseason by finishing in fifth place in the team standings at the SEC Men’s Golf Championships held at the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club in St. Simons Island, Ga., marking the third-straight season in which the Tigers placed in the top five of the team standings at the conference tournament. The Tigers finished in a tie for fourth place in 2009 before securing a fifth place finish in 2010, marking the first time since 1991-93 that they have finished among the top-five teams at the SEC Championships in three consecutive seasons. The Tigers recorded a 54-hole team score of 25-over par 865 to take a fifth-place finish in 2011. Peterson led the way once again as he nearly took home the SEC individual title with a runner-up finish in the final standings. After posting a 1-under 209 in 54 holes of stroke play, Peterson dropped a one-hole playoff to Florida’s Andres Echavarria for the title. Loupe, Peterson Earn First-Team All-SEC Awards Not only were Loupe and Peterson honored as All-Americans for their outstanding performance in 2010-11, but the Tiger tandem won FirstTeam All-SEC honors for the second time in their respective careers after claiming a pair of top-10 finishes on the leaderboard at the 2011 SEC Men’s Golf Championships. While Peterson led the way for the Tigers by earning a runner-up finish in the SEC title chase with his score of 1-under par 209, Loupe followed in a tie for sixth place overall after posting a 54-hole score of 2-over 212 with the event held at the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club. Peterson earned first-team honors for the first time during his sophomore season in 2009, while Loupe picked up his first career first-team accolade as a junior in 2010. Tigers Capture Four Team Titles in Regular Season The 2010-11 campaign proved to be the most successful for the Tigers on the course in 25 years as the squad captured a total of four tournament championships for the first time since 1985-86. After capturing a pair of team titles during the 2010 fall season with wins at the Gopher Invitational in the season opener on Sept. 12-13 and David Toms Intercollegiate on Oct. 18-19, the Tigers matched their performance with a pair of victories during the 2011 spring season within a week’s time in defending their crown at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate on March 27-29 and LSU National Invitational in their regular season finale on April 2-3. LSU continued its recent run of success while capturing a total of 10 team titles over the past three seasons, which includes three titles apiece in 2008-09 and 2009-10.

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Tigers Rank Among Nation’s Top 10 in 2010-11 On the strength of their performance, the Tigers were a staple in the national rankings throughout the 2010-11 campaign. After kicking off the season with a No. 15 ranking in the Golfweek Preseason Top 25, LSU climbed all the way to No. 6 in the Golfstat Top 25 and No. 8 in both the Golf World/ Nike Golf Coaches’ Top 25 and Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index to end the fall season and kick off the spring season in 2011. After winning four tournaments and finishing in 21st place in the 30-team field at NCAAs, the Tigers ended the campaign ranked among the nation’s Top 15 at No. 11 by Golfweek and No. 15 by Golfstat in the final rankings of 2010-11. Gutgsell Claims David Toms Title, Earns National Honors While Peterson may have garnered most of the headlines for the Tigers in 2010-11, it was junior standout Austin Gutgsell who posted the lowest tournament score of the campaign as he fired a career-low 10-under par 206 to take home the individual crown at the David Toms Intercollegiate during the fall season. Gutgsell fired rounds of 3-under 69, 4-under 68 and 3-under 69 en route to his first title of his collegiate career. His winning score of 10-under 206 is tied as the fourth-lowest in relation to par by an LSU Tiger since 1985. Not only that, but Gutgsell was honored as the Golfweek National Player of the Week for his winning performance with the second-annual David Toms Intercollegiate. Gutgsell, Yi Named All-America Scholars by Cleveland Golf The Tigers were not only standouts on the golf course during the 2010-11 season as they were also honored for their outstanding effort in the classroom. Gutgsell and fellow junior Sang Yi were recognized as Cleveland Golf/ Srixon All-America Scholars for 2011. They were among 138 players in NCAA Division I to be named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Gutgsell was honored for maintaining a 3.45 GPA during his collegiate career. Yi has posted a stellar GPA of his own at 3.40 for his career. With their selection, Gutgsell and Yi are the first Tigers to be honored as Academic All-Americans since Chip McDonald in 1996. In addition, LSU featured seven selections to the SEC Academic Honor Roll as Gutgsell and Yi were joined by Loupe, Peterson, Smylie Kaufman, Ken Looper and Clayton Rotz.

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John Peterson: 2011 NCAA Champion

A member of the LSU men’s golf program was crowned individual medalist at the NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships for the first time in 70 years as senior All-American John Peterson put an exclamation point onto the end of a heralded career on June 2, 2011, with a national championship after firing a 54-hole score of 5-under par 211 at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. After firing a competitive course record 7-under 65 in the second round, Peterson finished with an even-par 72 in the final round for a dramatic one-shot victory over UCLA’s Patrick Cantlay. Peterson joined LSU greats Fred Haas, Jr. (1937) and Earl Stewart (1941) as an NCAA champion as he was the team’s top NCAA finisher since Perry Moss tied for fourth place in 1991.

The LSU golf program actually made history with Peterson’s victory as it became the first school during the history of the NCAA Championships to sweep the men’s and women’s individual crowns in the same season. Lady Tiger freshman Austin Ernst took home the NCAA women’s crown nearly two weeks before in the event hosted by Texas A&M at The Traditions Golf Club in College Station. “This is an unbelievable feeling. I can’t really describe it. It hasn’t sunk in for me yet,” Peterson said after his victory. “I’m probably most excited about getting to walk out to the 50-yard line in Tiger Stadium one night next year at a football game. If they let me do that, I want to walk out there in front of 90,000 people with Chuck (Winstead) and Shane (Warren) and these guys who’ve helped me.

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“I’m just so proud of this team and how far we’ve come these last four years. I know we would have liked to play better as a team this week, but we’ve had a great season.” After wrapping up his round at approximately 1:30 p.m. CDT with a one-shot lead over Georgia Tech star James White and a two-shot advantage over the contending trio of Cantlay, Harris English of Georgia and Luke Guthrie of Illinois, Peterson endured many anxious moments in the clubhouse while he watched the contenders try to match his number in the afternoon round at Karsten Creek. After White made bogey on the par-three No. 3 to drop to 3-under par for the championship, no one at the top of the leaderboard would pull to within one shot of Peterson again until the final group approached the par-five 18th hole when Cantlay stood over a 16-foot eagle putt trailing Peterson by two at 3-under. Cantlay, the National Player of the Year who birdied the par-four 17th hole to draw to within two shots of Peterson’s lead, fired a 4-iron to within 16 feet of the flag on the 18th green to give himself a left-to-right putt back up the hill for his eagle attempt. The UCLA freshman burned the right side of the cup before holing out with a birdie and ending a single stroke behind Peterson on the leaderboard with a score of 4-under 212 for three rounds. Five golfers finished four shots back in a tie for third place at 1-under 215, while White was five back in a tie for eighth place at even-par 216 and English tied for 10th place at 1-over par 217. There’s no doubt that the championship was won on the back nine, which Peterson played at 13-under par for the tournament after playing the front nine at a combined 8-over par during his three rounds. “We went back to the hotel after the round,” Peterson said. “I just tried to keep my mind off of it as much as I could, but I had to charge up my phone because I was hitting refresh so many times. I probably won’t be able to even go to sleep tonight. I’m feeling so many different things right now.”

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John Peterson: 2011 NCAA Champion

Despite teeing off at 8:10 a.m. CDT as part of the very first wave of the day with a one-stroke lead for the first 36 holes, the final round proved to be anything but a smooth ride to the finish for Peterson as his national title hopes appeared dashed after turning with a 4-over 40 on his front nine. As the only championship contender on the course in the morning round, Peterson then found himself in a tie for 10th place as he headed to the back nine with a score of 1-under for the championship. But as he had done throughout his collegiate career, Peterson stormed back to retake the lead thanks to his near perfect back nine in which he carded four birdies with no bogeys for a 4-under par 32. After crawling back to 3-under par with birdies at the par-three 11th hole and par-five 14th hole, Peterson went out in style in his final round as an LSU Tiger with back-to-back birdies at the par-four 17th and par-five 18th holes. On the 17th hole, Peterson fired a 4-iron into the wind from 180 yards to within seven feet of the cup as he finished with a birdie. He then followed by hitting his second shot on the par-five 18th hole over the green with the ball coming to rest in the long rough. But he then took a full-swing flop shot that rolled five feet past the hole for yet another birdie opportunity. Peterson’s putt circled all 360 degrees of the cup before falling for a birdie, eliciting an emotional fist pump from the Tiger senior as he regained the overall lead. All Peterson could do at that point was just sit and wait as the rest of those trailing him on the leaderboard prepared to begin their rounds. It would be another six hours before Peterson learned his fate with Cantlay rolling his eagle putt wide right of the cup on the 54th and final hole of medal play. Peterson was actually on the driving range warming up for a potential playoff with Cantlay when he heard the news that the putt was missed and he had finally won his national

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championship. A playoff for the NCAA title would have been a fitting end to Peterson’s senior season after competing in three already that spring. Peterson defeated teen phenom Jordan Speith to take home the Jones Cup before the start of the spring collegiate season in February 2011. He also dropped a pair of playoffs to Florida standout Andres Echavarria for the SEC individual title and teammate Andrew Loupe for a spot in the PGA Tour’s Zurich Classic leading up to NCAA postseason play. “I knew he (Patrick Cantlay) was going to make that putt and we would be going to a playoff. That is how this season has been for me this year,” Peterson said. “It’s funny how that seems to happen to me this year in the biggest tournaments. It was a great feeling when he missed his putt.” By winning the 2011 NCAA individual crown, Peterson capped one of the most prolific careers for an LSU Tiger as he became the fifth threetime All-American in program history, joining a list with the likes of Eddie Merrins (1952-54), B.R. McLendon (1965-67), Rob McNamara (1984-87) and David Toms (1986-89). Peterson led the way for the No. 9-ranked and No. 10-seeded Tigers throughout the week as LSU earned a 21st-place finish in the final team standings with a 54-hole team score of 41-over par 905. The Tigers improved upon their 24thplace finish at the NCAA Championships a season ago with their top finish in the tournament since an 18th-finish in 1997. Junior Sang Yi carded his lowest score of the tournament in the final round with a 2-under par 70. Yi posted a total of four birdies to go along with just two bogeys to climb into a tie for 88th place in the final standings with a 54-hole score of 13-over 229. The Tigers also counted scores of 9-over par 81 by senior Ken Looper and 10-over par 82 by junior Austin Gutgsell as part of its team score of 17-over 305 in the final round. Looper wrapped up

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in a tie for 125th place at 21-over 237 on the week, while Gutgsell followed one shot back in 128th place at 22-over 238. Senior All-American Andrew Loupe shot an 18-over 90 in the final round to finish the event in a tie for 141st place overall in the event. Loupe still earned All-America honors as one of the nation’s top players of 2011. “We didn’t drive the ball straight enough this week to be successful as a team on this golf course,” said LSU head coach Chuck Winstead. “But you can’t take away from what this group has done for LSU Golf. I love these guys and wish this week would have gone better for them as a group. They’ve done things for their time here to restore this program to where it should be. I’m proud of each and every one of them.” Peterson also talked about his fellow seniors and the recognition they helped bring back to one of the most storied programs in all of college golf during their four years together. “It makes me extremely glad that I came to LSU,” Peterson said. “When I was coming out of high school, I was a pretty good player, but I wasn’t a great player by any means. We weren’t even that good when we got here four years ago. Andrew and I and the rest of this senior class have really pushed ourselves toward this point. It’s been an unbelievable time for us and we know this program is only going to get better.”

2011 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships Final Leaderboard 1. John Peterson, LSU 74-65-72 – 211 -5 2. Patrick Cantlay, UCLA 72-69-71 – 212 -4 T3. Lion Kim, Michigan 72-70-73 – 215 -1 T3. Cameron Peck, Texas A&M 68-74-73 – 215 -1 T3. Patrick Reed, Augusta State 69-75-71 – 215 -1 T3. J.J. Spaun, San Diego State 69-75-71 – 215 -1 T3. Peter Uihlein, Oklahoma State 73-69-73 – 215 -1 T8. Michael Weaver, California 71-71-74 – 216 E T8. Michael White, Georgia Tech 67-73-76 – 216 E T10. Todd Baek, San Diego State 72-72-73 – 217 +1 T10. Austin Cook, Arkansas 70-74-73 – 217 +1

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2010 David Toms Intercollegiate

Gutgsell, Tigers Sweep Titles at David Toms Intercollegiate After posting a team score of 1-over par 289 in the final round, the No. 9-ranked LSU men’s golf team defended its team championship with a record-setting performance at the second-annual David Toms Intercollegiate held at The Country Club of Louisiana with a collegiate course record tournament score of 16-under 848 in 54 holes. The Tigers doubled the previous 54-hole team record of 8-under par at The Country Club of Louisiana that was set three times in 12 previous events held at the course. The squad also matched its lowest team score in relation to par in three decades as it also fired a 16-under 848 at the University Club Intercollegiate in 2004. The Tigers captured a two-stroke victory over the No. 8-ranked Arkansas Razorbacks after kicking off the final round with a sevenstroke lead over their Southeastern Conference rivals. Arkansas, which fired a 4-under 284 in the final round, actually cut LSU’s lead down to a single stroke on the back nine with just three holes to play, but the Tigers held on to take their second title of the 2010 fall season . Not only did LSU capture its second team title of the season with the win, but junior Austin Gutgsell fired a 3-under 69 in the final round to take home his first medalist honor as he fired a career-low 54-hole score of 10-under 206 in three rounds to win the individual title by a comfortable four shots. “We had a great week as a team. Playing at The Country Club of Louisiana in our home event gave us a chance to play 10 guys, which is critical for our program to get 10 guys that kind of experience,” said LSU head coach Chuck Winstead. “Certainly, we made it harder on ourselves today relative to the team title, but to have Austin Gutgsell play the way he did, and have the younger guys play the way they did this week are just some signs of where we are headed.” While playing as an individual, Gutgsell was outstanding in winning the David Toms Intercollegiate as he sandwiched a career-low 4-under 68 in the second round between matching rounds of 3-under 69 during the first and final rounds for a career-low 54-hole tournament score of 10-under par 206. Gutgsell, who opened the event with a previous career best of 1-over 217 in a top-five finish at last year’s John Hayt Invitational, tied the fourth-lowest individual score by an LSU golfer since 1985. A native of Mandeville, La., Gutgsell was locked in a tight battle with teammate Ken Looper in the chase for the individual title as each reached 9-under par for the tournament as teams started to make the turn in the final round. The duo opened the final round in a tie for top spot on the leaderboard. Gutgsell, who teed off from the back nine in the final round, got off to a sluggish start with two bogeys in back-to-back holes on No. 14 and No. 15 to fall to 1-over for his round. But he quickly turned it around in his final 12 holes while carding four birdies during that stretch, including his last of the day at the par-four seventh hole to drop to 10-under par and take the clubhouse lead at approximately 1:10 p.m. “I just made it easy on myself because I hit a lot of fairways and a

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lot of greens and I made the putts when I needed to for momentum. I was able to do everything pretty well,” Gutgsell said. “It felt great to post my number and wait for the other guys to come in. I got to go back out and watch my team win the title in the back nine. That was just as great a feeling for me to see us win the team title.” Despite falling out of the running on the back nine with double bogey on the par-four 10th hole and bogey on the par-four 18th hole, Looper holed out in the final group of the day at about 3 p.m. with a round of 1-under 73 for a score of 6-under 210 to finish four shots back in a four-way tie for second place. Looper, who opened with rounds of 2-under 70 and 5-under 67 on the first day, finished on the Top 10 of the leaderboard for the third time in three tournament appearances of the fall. Looper teamed with senior All-American John Peterson to lead the LSU starting five to the team crown as Peterson also finished in a tie for second place overall with a three-round score of 6-under 210, including a 2-under 70 in the final round. Peterson twice finished second on the leaderboard at the David Toms Intercollegiate as a junior in 2009 and as a senior in 2010. Fellow All-American Andrew Loupe picked up his first top-10 finish

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of the year as he posted a 2-over par 74 in the final round to finish in a tie for eighth place with a tournament score of 4-under 212. While also competing as part of LSU’s tournament lineup, junior Sang Yi and freshman Smylie Kaufman posted matching rounds of 1-over 73 for the team score in the final round. Yi finished in a tie for 29th with a score of 1-over 217, while Kaufman followed in a tie for 46th with a score of 7-over 223. Freshman Andrew Presley fired a 2-under 70 in the final round to earn his second-consecutive top-20 finish as he tied for 16th place at 2-under par 214. Franco Castro tied for 23rd place at even-par 216, while Clayton Rotz tied for 37th place at 3-over 219 and Landon Lyons tied for 50th place at 10-over 226.

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Team Scores (Par 864) 1. LSU 2. Arkansas 3. South Alabama T4. Middle Tennessee State T4. North Florida 6. Southeastern Louisiana 7. Ole Miss 8. Louisiana-Lafayette 9. Kansas State 10. Mississippi State 11. UAB 12. Louisiana Tech 13. Georgia Southern 14. Rice

283-276-289 – 848 -16 283-283-284 – 850 -14 284-286-285 – 855 -9 287-282-297 – 866 +2 288-285-293 – 866 +2 300-279-294 – 873 +9 288-295-291 – 874 +10 293-289-293 – 875 +11 301-288-287 – 876 +12 293-285-301 – 879 +15 297-291-295 – 883 +19 294-291-303 – 888 +24 304-289-299 – 892 +28 287-304-302 – 893 +29

Individual Scores (Par 216) 1. Austin Gutgsell, LSU T2. Ken Looper, LSU T2. John Peterson, LSU T2. Chris Piumelli, S. Alabama T2. Ethan Tracy, Arkansas T6. Jack Watson, Kansas State T6. Cedric Scotto, S. Louisiana T8. Andrew Loupe, LSU T8. Michael Whitehead, Rice T8. Kevin Aylwin, North Florida T8. Jamie Marshall, Arkansas

69-68-69 – 206 -10 70-67-73 – 210 -6 73-67-70 – 210 -6 70-72-68 – 210 -6 70-69-71 – 210 -6 70-70-71 – 211 -5 75-67-69 – 211 -5 69-69-74 – 212 -4 69-74-69 – 212 -4 70-69-73 – 212 -4 73-70-69 – 212 -4

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Tigers Take LSU National Invitational Team Title After facing a two-stroke deficit when teeing off in the final round of the 2011 LSU National Invitational, the No. 9-ranked LSU men’s golf team posted the second-lowest team score for the afternoon while defending its home turf at the University Club and capturing its fourth tournament crown of the 2010-11 campaign with a 54-hole score of 22-over par 886. The Tigers posted a 9-over 297 in the championship finale to finish just one stroke ahead of the nation’s No. 46-ranked squad from Chattanooga. The Mocs fired the lowest round of the afternoon with a 4-over 292 to finish runner-up to the Tigers with a team score of 23-over 887 for the weekend. No. 12-ranked Iowa finished in third place at 29-over par 893, while No. 45-ranked Michigan, the second-round leader, placed fourth at 34-over 898 and Minnesota place fifth overall at 38-over 902. In a rare feat, the Tigers actually captured their second team title of the week in defending their crown against a strong 15-team field at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate. LSU claimed four tournament championships for the 2010-11 season as they also picked up two wins in the fall at the Gopher Invitational (Sept. 12-13) and David Toms Intercollegiate (Oct. 18-19). The Tigers won four tournament titles in a season for the first time since the 1985-86 campaign. “The golf course played great this weekend. This is exactly what we expect when playing a championship course,” said LSU head coach Chuck Winstead. “The University Club provided the kind of challenge that we expected throughout the event. We also saw some crowds that we never see anywhere else and I know that our guys enjoyed their first experience competing here at the University Club. “What’s even more rewarding for this program is the positive feedback we received from visiting coaches and players and how much they enjoyed the course. This is a tremendous venue for hosting championship golf at the collegiate level, and we look forward to having that opportunity again in the future.” The Tigers became winners for the 11th time in six seasons with Winstead leading the program. That includes 10 victories in 34 tournament appearances leading up to the 2011 LSU National Invitational for the most for a three-year stretch for the LSU men’s golf program since winning 10 tournaments for the 1983-84 season through the 1985-86 season when Tiger great David Toms was a freshman.

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Senior All-American Andrew Loupe fired the lowest score of the day for the Tigers with an even-par score of 72 as he picked up his teamleading fourth top-five finish of the season by with a fifth place. Loupe followed 3-over 75 in the first round and 1-under 71 in the second round with an even-par 72 in the third and final round to finish in fifth place overall with a 54-hole score of 2-over 218. While Loupe led the way with a 72 in the final round, fellow senior All-American John Peterson set the pace throughout the weekend while finishing in a tie for third place on the leaderboard at 1-over 217. After finishing the first day of action at 2-under par for the championship with scores of even-par 72 and 2-under par 70, Peterson carded a 3-over 75 in the final round to secure his second top five and teamleading sixth top-10 finish for his senior season. Peterson actually finished in the Top 10 of the leaderboard for the fourth-straight tournament, as he built momentum for the postseason that culminated with his national championship victory at the 2011 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships. Junior Sang Yi just missed earning his first top-10 finish of the campaign by tying for 12th place overall at 9-over 225 for the championship, including a 2-over 74 in the final round. Rounding out LSU’s lineup were senior Ken Looper in a tie for 19th place at 11-over 227 and junior Austin Gutgsell in a tie for 47th place at 22-over 238. “It was difficult out there today. We certainly had to overcome our share of adversity to get the victory for our program,” Winstead said. “I don’t think there are two guys you would rather have on your side coming down the stretch than John Peterson and Andrew Loupe. Those guys are mentally tough with the round, which is something they have developed during their four years in our program.” Five Tigers also competed as individuals at the LSU National Invitational, as senior Clayton Rotz and freshman Andrew Presley led the way with a pair of top-10 finishes on the leaderboard. Presley fired back-to-back rounds of even-par 72 in the first and second rounds and a 5-over 77 in the final round to capture his first career top-10 finish with an eighth-place finish at 5-over 221. Rotz finished in the Top 10 of the leaderboard for the second time on the season with a score of 6-over par 222. Freshman Franco Castro tied for 35th place at 17-over 233, freshman Smylie Kaufman tied for 44th place at 20-over 236 and freshman Landon Lyons finished in 46th place at 21-over 237.

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Chattanooga’s Stephan Jaeger led wire-to-wire to earn his first career individual collegiate championship as the only player in the field to break par for 54 holes with a total score of 7-under 209. While the course proved to be a difficult challenge for the rest of the field, Jaeger tamed the University Club with rounds of 2-under 70, 5-under 67 and even par-72 en route to a seven-stroke victory over Vince India of Iowa.

2011 LSU National Invitational Team Scores (Par 864) 1. LSU 2. Chattanooga 3. Iowa 4. Michigan 5. Minnesota 6. VCU 7. Louisiana-Lafayette 8. Notre Dame 9. Penn State 10. Iowa State 11. Boston College 12. Centenary

295-294-297 – 886 +22 297-298-292 – 887 +23 295-293-305 – 893 +29 296-291-311 – 898 +34 295-308-299 – 902 +38 302-300-310 – 912 +48 306-305-303 – 914 +50 311-296-310 – 917 +53 305-305-313 – 923 +59 307-300-326 – 933 +69 318-321-342 – 981 +117 332-320-338 – 990 +126

Individual Scores (Par 216) 1. Stephan Jaeger, Chattanooga 2. Vince India, Iowa T3. John Peterson, LSU T3. Donald Constable, Minnesota 5. Andrew Loupe, LSU T6. Alexander Sitompul, Michigan T6. Erik Van Rooyen, Minnesota 8. Andrew Presley, LSU 9. Clayton Rotz, LSU T10. Phillip Fendt, UL-Lafayette T10. T.J. Howe, Penn State

70-67-72 – 209 -7 71-71-74 – 216 E 72-70-75 – 217 +1 74-75-68 – 217 +1 75-71-72 – 218 +2 70-71-78 – 219 +3 72-74-73 – 219 +3 72-72-77 – 221 +5 74-73-75 – 222 +6 77-75-71 – 223 +7 72-71-80 – 223 +7

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Assistant Coach Shane Warren coaches Ken Looper at the 2011 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships.

2010-11 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS PLAYER

TOURNAMENTS

ROUNDS

STROKES

AVERAGE LOW ROUND

RDS PAR OR BETTER

TOP 10s

TOP 20s

John Peterson Andrew Loupe Sang Yi Ken Looper Andrew Presley Clayton Rotz Landon Lyons Austin Gutgsell Smylie Kaufman Franco Castro

13 13 12 10 8 8 4 11 3 4

39 39 36 30 24 24 12 33 9 12

2,790 2,827 2,648 2,211 1,778 1,788 903 2,490 681 919

71.5 72.5 73.6 73.7 74.1 74.5 75.3 75.5 75.7 76.6

25 19 8 11 9 6 3 6 0 2

9 7 0 4 1 2 1 1 0 0

12 10 7 6 3 3 2 2 1 0

65 68 68 67 69 66 71 68 71 71

2010-11 TEAM TOURNAMENT RESULTS DATE

Sept. 12-13 Oct. 11-12 Oct. 18-19 Oct. 24-26 Feb. 12-13 Feb. 27-March 1 March 7-8 March 18-20 March 27-29 April 2-3 April 15-17 May 19-21 May 31-June 2

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Gopher Invitational Champion: LSU Jack Nicklaus Invitational Champion: Oklahoma State David Toms Intercollegiate Champion: LSU Isleworth Collegiate Invitational Champion: Alabama Gator Invitational Champion: Florida John Hayt Invitational Champion: Arkansas Louisiana Classics Champion: Illinois Schenkel Invitational Champion: Auburn Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate Champion: LSU LSU National Invitational Champion: LSU SEC Men’s Golf Championships Champion: Florida NCAA East Regional Champion: Duke NCAA Men’s Golf Championships Champion: Augusta State

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1st (11) Host: Minnesota 6th (10) Host: Ohio State 1st (14) Host: LSU 2nd (15) Host: Texas Tech 3rd (14) Host: Florida 3rd (15) Host: North Florida 2nd (15) Host: UL-Lafayette 4th (15) Host: Georgia Southern 1st (15) Host: College of Charleston 1st (12) Host: LSU 5th (12) Host: SEC 4th (13) Host: Virginia Tech 21st (30) Host: Oklahoma State

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301-281-287 -- 869 +5 Course: Spring Hill Golf Club 303-294-289 -- 886 +46 Course: Scioto Country Club 283-276-289 -- 848 -16 Course: Country Club of Louisiana 293-294-299 -- 886 +22 Course: Isleworth Golf & Country Club 294-280-288 -- 862 +22 Course: Mark Bostick Golf Course 284-300-287 -- 871 +7 Course: Sawgrass Country Club 283-287-290 -- 860 -4 Course: Oakbourne Country Club 287-277-298 -- 862 -2 Course: Forest Heights Country Club 281-284-284 -- 849 -3 Course: Bulls Bay Golf Club 295-294-297 -- 886 +22 Course: University Club 292-291-282 -- 865 +25 Course: Sea Island Golf Club 305-291-284 -- 880 +16 Course: Pete Dye River Course 306-294-305 -- 905 +41 Course: Karsten Creek Golf Club

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2010-11 Round-by-Round Results landon lyons

Squire Creek Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic LSU National Invitational

75-71-72 -- 218 (4) 75-74-77 -- 226 (t50) 77-72-73 -- 222 (t15) 85-75-77 -- 237 (46)

JOHN PETERSON

Gopher Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Isleworth Collegiate Invitational Western Refining All-America Classic Gator Invitational John Hayt Invitational Louisiana Classics Schenkel Invitational Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational SEC Championships NCAA East Regional Championships NCAA Championships Andrew Presley

franco castro

Squire Creek Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic LSU National Invitational

84-73-84 -- 241 (t54) 71-72-73 -- 216 (t23) 75-79-75 -- 229 (t38) 73-76-84 -- 233 (t35)

AUSTIN GUTGSELL

Gopher Invitational Jack Nicklaus Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Isleworth Collegiate Invitational John Hayt Invitational Louisiana Classics Schenkel Invitational Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational NCAA East Regional Championships NCAA Championships

77-75-73 -- 225 (t21) 76-75-77 -- 228 (t36) 69-68-69 -- 206 (1) 75-74-80 -- 229 (t37) 75-75-81 -- 231 (t57) 79-72-74 -- 225 (t45) 69-70-78 -- 217 (t15) 76-72-74 -- 222 (t47) 81-81-76 -- 238 (t47) 77-75-79 -- 231 (t51) 81-75-82 -- 238 (128)

smylie kaufman Jack Nicklaus Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational

80-71-71 -- 222 (20) 77-73-73 -- 223 (t46) 77-79-80 -- 236 (t44)

ken looper

Gopher Invitational Squire Creek Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Isleworth Collegiate Invitational Gator Invitational John Hayt Invitational Louisiana Classics LSU National Invitational NCAA East Regional Championships NCAA Championships

72-71-77 -- 220 (t7) 72-70-73 -- 215 (t2) 70-67-73 -- 210 (t2) 76-77-73 -- 226 (t26) 73-69-73 -- 215 (t11) 70-75-71 -- 216 (t8) 74-75-73 -- 222 (t30) 72-78-77 -- 227 (t19) 78-75-70 -- 223 (t25) 79-77-81 -- 237 (t125)

ANDREW LOUPE

Jack Nicklaus Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Isleworth Collegiate Invitational Western Refining All-America Classic Gator Invitational John Hayt Invitational Louisiana Classics Schenkel Invitational Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational SEC Championships NCAA East Regional Championships NCAA Championships

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76-74-75 -- 225 (t31) 69-69-74 -- 212 (t8) 70-73-75 -- 218 (t5) 69-69-69 -- 207 (t6) 71-73-71 -- 215 (t11) 74-72-72 -- 218 (t11) 70-70-70 -- 210 (t2) 76-69-73 -- 218 (t20) 70-69-68 -- 207 (t1) 75-71-72 -- 218 (5) 73-71-68 -- 212 (t6) 77-75-71 -- 223 (t25) 77-77-90 -- 244 (t141)

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78-71-71 -- 220 (t7) 73-67-70 -- 210 (t2) 79-76-73 -- 228 (t33) 71-67-71 -- 209 (t12) 77-68-70 -- 215 (t11) 67-78-74 -- 219 (t15) 70-71-72 -- 213 (6) 69-71-73 -- 213 (10) 68-71-72 -- 211 (t7) 72-70-75 -- 217 (t3) 68-71-70 -- 209 (t1) 75-72-68 -- 215 (t6) 74-65-72 -- 211 (1)

andrew presley

Squire Creek Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate John Hayt Invitational Louisiana Classics Schenkel Invitational Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational SEC Championships

80-69-76 -- 225 (t16) 74-70-70 -- 214 (t16) 73-81-70 -- 224 (t32) 72-74-75 -- 221 (t25) 76-70-80 -- 226 (t58) 70-79-75 -- 224 (54) 72-72-77 -- 221 (8) 77-74-72 -- 223 (t36)

CLAYTON ROTZ

Gopher Invitational Jack Nicklaus Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Gator Invitational Louisiana Classics Schenkel Invitational LSU National Invitational SEC Championships

78-71-66 -- 215 (t3) 75-77-72 -- 224 (t26) 69-72-78 -- 219 (t37) 73-71-75 -- 219 (t29) 71-72-76 -- 219 (t17) 79-76-76 -- 231 (t74) 74-73-75 -- 222 (9) 84-78-77 -- 239 (t59)

SANG YI

Gopher Invitational Jack Nicklaus Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Isleworth Collegiate Invitational Gator Invitational Louisiana Classics Schenkel Invitational Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational SEC Championships NCAA East Regional Championships NCAA Championships

74-68-79 -- 221 (t13) 76-74-71 -- 221 (t16) 71-73-73 -- 217 (t29) 72-71-78 -- 221 (t11) 77-72-74 -- 223 (40) 74-73-73 -- 220 (t21) 73-68-74 -- 215 (t11) 73-72-70 -- 215 (t17) 76-75-74 -- 225 (t12) 74-75-72 -- 221 (t31) 76-69-75 -- 220 (t14) 76-83-70 -- 229 (t88)

Overall Record: 130-37 (4 wins) Gopher Invitational Jack Nicklaus Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Isleworth Collegiate Invitational Gator Invitational John Hayt Invitational Louisiana Classics Schenkel Invitational Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational SEC Championships NCAA East Regional Championships NCAA Championships

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HISTORY

301-281-287 -- 869 303-294-289 -- 886 283-276-289 -- 848 293-294-299 -- 886 294-280-288 -- 862 284-300-287 -- 871 283-287-290 -- 860 287-277-298 -- 862 281-284-284 -- 849 295-294-297 -- 886 292-291-282 -- 865 305-291-284 -- 880 306-294-305 -- 905

1st of 11 6th of 10 1st of 14 2nd of 15 3rd of 14 3rd of 15 2nd of 15 4th of 15 1st of 15 1st of 12 5th of 12 4th of 13 21st of 30

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gopher Invitational

Sept. 12-13, 2010 Wayzata, Minn. Spring Hill Golf Club (Par 72) The Tigers opened up the 2010-11 season in impressive fashion by capturing the team championship at the sixth-annual Gopher Invitational by 11 shots with a 54-hole team score of 5-over par 869 at Spring Hill Golf Club. LSU was the most dominant team in the field over the final 36 holes after firing consecutive rounds of 7-under 281 in the second round and 1-under 287 in the final round en route to its second victory at the Gopher Invitational in three seasons. The Tigers also captured the Gopher Invitational championship in 2009. LSU cruised to victory by 11 strokes over Kent State (880). Senior Clayton Rotz led the way by tying for third place at 1-under 215, while seniors Ken Looper and John Peterson each tied for seventh place at 4-over 220. Team Results

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

LSU Kent State Arkansas Charlotte Lamar

301-281-287 -- 869 +5 291-293-296 -- 880 +16 297-291-301 -- 889 +25 294-294-302 -- 890 +26 300-294-298 -- 892 +28

jack nicklaus invitational

Oct. 11-12, 2010 Columbus, Ohio Scioto Country Club (Par 70) Junior Sang Yi and freshman Smylie Kaufman each earned top-20 finishes on the individual leaderboard to lead the Tigers to a sixth-place finish in the team standings at the 2010 Jack Nicklaus Invitational. Both Yi and Kaufman fired matching scores of 1-over par 71 in the final round as Yi tied for 16th place at 11-over 221 and Kaufman finished in 20th place at 12-over 222. The Tigers posted a 54-hole team score of 46-over 886 to finish in sixth place in the team standings. The No. 2-ranked Oklahoma State Cowboys won the team title by six strokes with their clinching score of 24-over 864. Team Results

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

Oklahoma State Illinois Texas Arkansas Southern California LSU

295-285-284 -- 864 +24 290-291-289 -- 870 +30 303-283-285 -- 871 +31 286-292-294 -- 872 +32 287-299-292 -- 878 +38 303-294-289 -- 886 +46

david toms intercollegiate

Oct. 18-19, 2010 Baton Rouge, La. Country Club of Louisiana (Par 72) The Tigers defended their team championship in a record-setting performance at the second-annual David Toms Intercollegiate at The Country Club of Louisiana with a collegiate course record tournament score of 16-under 848 in 54 holes. The squad matched its lowest score in nearly three decades as it also fired a 16-under 848 at the University Club Intercollegiate in 2004. The Tigers captured a two-stroke victory over the No. 8-ranked Arkansas Razorbacks. Not only did LSU capture its second team title of the season with the win, but junior Austin Gutgsell fired a career-low 54-hole score of 10-under 206 in three rounds to win his first career medalist honor by a comfortable four shots. That effort tied the fourth-lowest invidiual score by an LSU golfer since 1985. Looper and Peterson each tied for second place with scores of 6-under 210, while fellow senior Andrew Loupe tied for eighth place at 4-under 212. Team Results

1. 2. 3. T4. T4.

LSU Arkansas South Alabama Middle Tennessee State North Florida

283-276-289 -- 848 -16 283-283-284 -- 850 -14 284-286-285 -- 855 -9 287-282-297 -- 866 +2 288-285-293 -- 866 +2

isleworth collegiate invitational

Oct. 24-26, 2010 Windermere, Fla. Isleworth Golf & Country Club (Par 72) The 12th-ranked Tigers wrapped up the 2010 fall season with an impressive secondplace finish in an elite 15-team field competing at the 2010 Isleworth Collegiate Invitational. LSU posted a 54-hole team score of 22-over par 886 in one of the premier regular season tournaments in all of college golf. While climbing to within

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one stroke of the lead entering the final three holes of the final round, the Tigers finished only two shots back of No. 5-ranked Alabama for the team championship. Their performance put the finishing touches onto the end of a stellar fall season that also featured team titles at the Gopher Invitational and David Toms Intercollegiate. Loupe was the team’s top performer after tying for fifth place with a score of 2-over 218. Team Results

1. 2. T3. T3. T5. T5.

Alabama LSU Florida Stanford TCU Oklahoma State

291-292-301 -- 884 +20 293-294-299 -- 886 +22 305-290-299 -- 894 +30 290-297-307 -- 894 +30 290-299-306 -- 895 +31 298-297-300 -- 895 +31

Gator Invitational

Feb. 12-13, 2011 Gainesville, Fla. Mark Bostick Golf Course (Par 70) After opening the spring season with a No. 6 national ranking, LSU opened with a solid third-place finish at the 2011 Gator Invitational after posting a 54-hole team score of 22-over 862 at Florida’s Mark Bostick Golf Course. The homestanding Florida Gators captured the team championship with a winning score of 4-over 844, while the Auburn Tigers followed in second place with their score of 13-over 853. A trio of LSU seniors wrapped up the Gator Invitational on the cusp of the Top 10 of the leaderboard as Looper, Loupe and Peterson each finished in a tie for 11th place overall at 5-over 215. Team Results

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Florida Auburn LSU North Florida Central Florida

281-282-281 -- 844 +4 291-278-284 -- 853 +13 294-280-288 -- 862 +22 291-288-287 -- 866 +26 292-283-292 -- 867 +27

John Hayt Invitational

Feb. 27-March 1, 2011 Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Sawgrass Country Club (Par 72) By firing a 7-over 871 in 54 holes at the John Hayt Invitational, the Tigers picked up their second third-place team finish in as many tournament appearances during the 2011 spring season after also finishing in third place at the Gator Invitational in their spring opener. LSU finished just four strokes behind team champion Arkansas (867) and runner-up Auburn (869), continuing their recent success at the John Hayt Invitational after winning the team title in 2009 and finishing in second place in 2010. Looper continued to show the form that led to All-America consideration in the spring as he picked up his fourth top-10 finish of the campaign by tying for eighth place. Looper led the Tigers with a tournament score of even-par 216. Team Results

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Arkansas Auburn LSU Central Florida Tennessee

285-299-283 -- 867 +3 282-295-292 -- 869 +5 284-300-287 -- 871 +7 289-297-293 -- 879 +15 289-295-298 -- 882 +18

Louisiana classics

March 7-8, 2011 Lafayette, La. Oakbourne Country Club (Par 72) Led by three-straight rounds of 2-under par 70 by Loupe, the Tigers came up just short in their bid to defend their team title at the Louisiana Classics after finishing runner-up in the final team standings with a tournament score of 4-under par 860. The No. 6-ranked Illinois Fighting Illini earned a six-shot victory over the Tigers to capture the team championship with their winning score of 10-under 854. Loupe came up four shots short of defending his Louisiana Classics individual championship as fired posted three 70s for a 54-hole score of 6-under 210 to tie for second place. Loupe finished four shots back of medalist John Hahn of Kent State on the leaderboard. Peterson also earned his third top-10 finish of the season by taking sixth place at 3-under 213.

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2010-11 Tournament Summaries Team Results

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Illinois LSU Louisiana-Lafayette Kent State Southeastern Louisiana

SEC Men’s Golf Championships

288-282-284 -- 854 -10 283-287-290 -- 860 -4 290-287-293 -- 870 +6 295-278-298 -- 871 +7 291-292-296 -- 879 +15

schenkel invitational

March 18-20, 2011 Statesboro, Ga. Forest Heights Country Club (Par 72) With Peterson leading the way with his fourth top-10 finish of the season, the Tigers secured a fourth-place finish in the final team standings at the 32nd-annual Schenkel Invitational with their team score of 2-under par 862. That performance finished 14 shots back of both Auburn and Florida in the title chase as the No. 14-ranked Tigers defeated the No. 4-ranked Gators in a one-hole playoff to defend their team title. LSU actually matched its second-lowest team round since 1985 during the event with an 11-under 277 in the second round to earn its seventh topfive finish in eight tournaments on the year. Peterson finished in 10th place on the leaderboard at 3-under 213 for the event. Team Results

T1. T1. 3. 4. 5.

Auburn Florida Virginia LSU North Florida

279-275-294 -- 848 -16 282-278-288 -- 848 -16 288-277-298 -- 858 -6 287-277-298 -- 862 -2 291-282-290 -- 863 -1

March 27-29, 2011 Awendaw, S.C. Bulls Bay Golf Club (Par 71) The final round of the seventh-annual Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate turned into a two-horse race for the team championship as No. 12-ranked LSU defended its tournament title against No. 6-ranked and defending national champion Augusta State to cap an exciting three days of competition. The Tigers finished one stroke ahead of the Jaguars after firing 3-under par 849 in 54 holes. The victory marked LSU’s third team championship of the season as they also took the title at the Gopher Invitational and David Toms Intercollegiate during the fall season. Loupe nearly completed the sweep with an individual championship as he tied NC State’s Mitchell Sutton for the top spot on the leaderboard at 6-under 207 after 54 holes. Loupe then finished in second place as he dropped the first playoff hole. 1. 2. T3. T3. T5. T5. T5.

LSU Augusta State Auburn Duke Wake Forest Texas A&M NC State

April 2-3, 2011 Baton Rouge, La. University Club (Par 72) After facing a two-stroke deficit when teeing off in the final round, No. 9-ranked LSU defended its home turf at the University Club and captured its fourth tournament crown of the season with its winning score of 22-over 886. The Tigers carded a 9-over 297 during the championship finale to finish just one stroke ahead of Chattanooga in the final standings. No. 12-ranked Iowa finished in third place at 29-over 893. Peterson led the way once again by tying for third place at 1-over 217. Loupe finished in the top five of the leaderboard for the fourth time on the year as he fired a 2-over 218, while freshman Andrew Presley earned his first career Top 10 while competing as an individual with a score of 5-over 221. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

LSU Chattanooga Iowa Michigan Minnesota

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295-294-297 -- 886 +22 297-298-292 -- 887 +23 295-293-305 -- 893 +29 296-291-311 -- 898 +34 295-308-299 -- 902 +38

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1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Florida Alabama Tennessee Georgia LSU

285-282-281 -- 848 +8 291-285-278 -- 854 +14 286-287-283 -- 856 +16 292-288-282 -- 862 +22 292-291-282 -- 865 +25

May 19-21, 2011 Blacksburg, Va. The Pete Dye River Course at Virginia Tech (Par 72) The Tigers backed up their fifth-place finish at the 2011 SEC Men’s Golf Championships with a fifth-place finish at the 2011 NCAA East Regional Championships as they earned an automatic qualifying spot into the season finale at the NCAA Championships. Led by Peterson’s 1-under par 215, the Tigers punched their ticket to the NCAA Championships with a team score of 16-over 880. Peterson fired rounds of 3-over 75, even-par 72 and 4-under 68 to tie for sixth place individually and solidify his status as an All-American. Duke captured the regional crown by four strokes with a 54-hole team score of 1-over par 865. Team Results

1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

Duke Georgia Tech Oklahoma LSU Kent State

295-290-280 -- 865 +1 289-293-287 -- 869 +5 296-292-287 -- 875 +11 305-291-284 -- 880 +16 296-296-301 -- 893 +29

NCAA men’s golf championships

281-284-284 -- 849 -3 281-282-287 -- 850 -2 281-288-286 -- 855 +3 288-291-276 -- 855 +3 280-288-288 -- 856 +4 282-288-286 -- 856 +4 288-285-283 -- 856 +4

lsu national invitational

Team Results

April 15-17, 2011 St. Simons Island, Ga. Sea Island Golf Club (Par 70) Peterson came up just shy of snapping a 24-year drought as LSU’s first SEC individual champion since David Toms in 1987 as he dropped a one-hole playoff for the individual crown after firing a score of 1-under par 209 in 54 holes of championship action. Peterson battled Florida’s Andres Echavarria to the wire as the competitors finished just one shot clear of the field in three rounds. In addition, Loupe earned his second-straight top-10 finish at the SEC Championships as he fired a 2-over 212 in the event to tie for sixth place overall. Both Loupe and Peterson were honored as First-Team All-SEC selections following the tournament. The Tigers kicked off the champioship season with a fifth-place finish in the event after posting a team score of 25-over 865 in 54 holes. The Florida Gators took home the SEC team title by six strokes with their score of 8-over 848.

NCAA East Regional championships

Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate

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TIGERS

May 31-June 2, 2011 Stillwater, Okla. Karsten Creek Golf Club (Par 72) For the first time in 70 years, a member of the LSU men’s golf program was crowned the NCAA individual champion as Peterson wrapped up a heralded collegiate career with a national championship after firing a winning score of 5-under par 211 at Karsten Creek. Peterson’s performance included a competitive course record 7-under 65 en route to a dramatic one-shot victory over UCLA freshman and National Player of the Year Patrick Cantlay. It also marked the second year in a row in which Peterson finished with a score of 5-under par at the NCAA Championships as he tied for sixth place in his debut at The Honors Course in Chattanooga, Tenn., in 2010. Peterson joined past greats Fred Haas, Jr. (1937) and Earl Stewart (1941) as an NCAA champion. The Tigers wrapped up the 2011 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships in 21st place in medal play with their team score of 41-over 905. Augusta State defeated Georgia, 3-2, in the championship match to win its secondstraight NCAA team title. Team Results (Medal round)

1. 2. T3. T3. 5. 21.

UCLA Georgia Tech Oklahoma State Illinois Georgia LSU

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286-288-298 -- 872 +8 283-290-302 -- 875 +11 292-293-294 -- 879 +15 291-287-301 -- 879 +15 291-288-305 -- 884 +20 306-294-305 -- 905 +41

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2011 All-sec team First Team

Second Team

SEC Coach of the Year

Blayne Barber, Auburn Bud Cauley, Alabama Phillip Choi, Florida Andres Echavarria, Florida Andrew Loupe, LSU John Peterson, LSU Bank Vongvanij, Florida Cory Whitsett, Alabama

Sebastian Cappelen, Arkansas Harris English, Georgia Michael Hebert, Auburn Russell Henley, Georgia Jonathan Randolph, Ole Miss Ethan Tracy, Arkansas Robin Wingardh, Tennessee Bobby Wyatt, Alabama

Buddy Alexander, Florida

SEC Player of the Year Bank Vongvanij, Florida

SEC Freshman of the Year Cory Whitsett, Alabama

SEC Co-Scholar-Athletes of the Year

All-Freshman Team Sebastian Cappelen, Arkansas Niclas Carlsson, Auburn Danny Keddie, Tennessee Cory Whitsett, Alabama Bobby Wyatt, Alabama

Ryan Haselden, Vanderbilt Bank Vongvanij, Florida

the southeastern conference setting the standard for intercollegiate athletics in golf SEC Golfers are Leaders on the Links Throughout the rich history of the Southeastern Conference the league has provided a strong tradition of excellence on the links with its men’s golf programs, and the 2010-11 season was no different as LSU, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia and Tennessee led the charge with an appearance in the 2011 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships held at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. Georgia proved to be the class of the SEC in 2011 while advancing to the national championship match against defending NCAA champion Augusta State. But the Bulldogs came up just short of winning the national title after suffering a 3-2 defeat to the Jaguars as Augusta State became the first team to capture back-to-back national championships since Houston in 1984-85.

men’s golf notes 7 10 SEC teams finished the season ranked in the final Golfweek Top 25 with a total of 20 individuals ranked in the final Golfweek Top 100 in 2011.

NCAA team titles and seven NCAA individual champions all-time.

But while Georgia finished runner-up for the team title, LSU senior John Peterson became the first SEC golfer since Florida’s Nick Gilliam in 2001 to be crowned the NCAA individual champion with his one-stroke victory over UCLA’s Patrick Cantlay in 54 holes of stroke play. Peterson fired a 54-hole score of 5-under par 211 at Karsten Creek to wrap up the NCAA Championships as the SEC’s top individual finisher for the second-straight season. He also tied for sixth place in 2010. The conference has captured 10 NCAA team titles in its history with four belonging to both LSU and Florida, while Georgia has added a pair of its own. A total of 45 SEC teams have finished in the top 10 at the NCAA Championships since 1985. In addition, seven SEC golfers have won the individual title with 46 individuals finishing in the top 10 of the leaderboard at the NCAA Championships since 1985.

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Individuals have placed in the top 10 of the leaderboard at the NCAA Men’s Golf Championships since 1985.

First-Team All-Americans since 1990.

2011 SEC RESULTS 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.

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T1. Andres Echavarria, Florida T1. John Peterson, LSU T3. Phillip Choi, Florida T3. Robin Wingardh, Tennessee Bank Vongvanij, Florida 5. T6. Andrew Loupe, LSU Cory Whitsett, Alabama T6. Danny Keddie, Tennessee T6. Russell Henley, Georgia T6. Bud Cauley, Alabama T10. Hunter Hamrick, Alabama T10.

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Tigers on the PGA Tour

Turned Professional: Joined PGA Tour: 1 Best Finish: Career Earnings:

LSU

1989 1992 1st (13 times) $36,834,896

PGA TOUR VICTORIES 1997 Quad City Classic 1999 Sprint International 1999 Buick Challenge 2000 Michelob Championship at Kingsmill 2001 Compaq Classic of New Orleans 2001 PGA Championship 2001 Michelob Championship at Kingsmill 2003 Wachovia Championship 2003 FebEx St. Jude Classic 2004 Feb Ex St. Jude Classic 2005 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship 2006 Sony Open 2011 Crowne Plaza Invitational

13 career PGA Tour victories 2001 PGA Champion 2002, 2004 and 2006 Ryder Cup team member 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2011 Presidents Cup team member Led the U.S. squad with a 4-0-1 record at The Presidents Cup in 2007 Has finished top 10 in major championships nine times in his PGA Tour career Ranks No. 7 in career earnings on the PGA Tour with $36,834,896 as of Sept. 15, 2011

Turned Professional: Joined PGA Tour: Best Finish: Career Earnings:

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1996 2002 1st (2007 Buick Open) $3,869,324

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All-Time Honors

All-America Selections Year

Golfer

Selection

1937 1941 1943 1948 1952 1953 1954 1955 1962 1965 1966 1967 1969 1970 1973 1974 1975 1979 1980 1981 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1994 1996 1997 2001 2003 2009 2010 2011

Fred Haas, Jr. Earl Stewart Sonny Ellis Gardner Dickinson Eddie Merrins Eddie Merrins Eddie Merrins Johnny Pott Howell Fraser B.R. McLendon B.R. McLendon B.R. McLendon Randy Wolff Vaughn Moise Jimmy Wittenberg Dick Clark Stan Lee Stan Lee Wayne DeFrancesco John Salamone John Salamone Emlyn Aubrey Fred Dupre Rob McNamara Emlyn Aubrey Rob McNamara Rob McNamara David Toms Greg Lesher Fredrik Lindgren David Toms Greg Lesher David Toms Perry Moss Perry Moss Rett Crowder Scott Sterling Brian Bateman P.J. Smith Alan Morgan John Humphries John Peterson Andrew Loupe John Peterson Andrew Loupe John Peterson

First Team First Team First Team First Team

First Team Second Team Honorable Mention Second Team First Team Honorable Mention Third Team Honorable Mention Honorable Mention Second Team Second Team First Team Honorable Mention Second Team Honorable Mention Third Team Honorable Mention Third Team Honorable Mention Second Team Honorable Mention Honorable Mention Honorable Mention First Team Second Team First Team Honorable Mention Second Team Honorable Mention Honorable Mention Third Team Honorable Mention Honorable Mention Honorable Mention Second Team Honorable Mention Honorable Mention Honorable Mention First Team

Eddie Merrins

B.R. McLendon

David Toms

academic All-Americans Year

Golfer

1989 1991 1995 1996 2011

Greg Lesher Fredrik Lindgren Rett Crowder Brian Bateman Chip McDonald Austin Gutgsell Sang Yi Brian Bateman

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LSU

All-sec Selections Year

Golfer

Selection

1970 Tommy Evans Vaughn Moise Jimmy Wittenberg 1971 Mike Drury Jimmy Wittenberg 1972 Shelby Houston 1974 Dick Clark Stan Lee 1975 Jim Adams Louis Lee Stan Lee 1976 Frank Gusmus Louis Lee 1977 Steve Cromwell 1978 Louis Lee Gary Marlowe 1979 Wayne DeFrancesco John Salamone 1982 Dudley Bienvenu 1983 Emlyn Aubrey Fred DuPre 1984 Emlyn Aubrey Fred DuPre Rob McNamara 1985 Rob McNamara 1986 Emlyn Aubrey Rob McNamara David Toms 1987 Rob McNamara David Toms

Second Team First Team First Team Second Team First Team First Team First Team First Team Second Team Second Team First Team Second Team Second Team First Team Second Team Second Team Freshman of the Year First Team First Team Player of the Year Second Team Second Team First Team First Team First Team Second Team Freshman of the Year First Team First Team First Team Freshman of the Year First Team Player of the Year First Team

Chris Wells Year

Golfer

Selection

1988 Greg Lesher David Toms 1989 Greg Lesher Fredrik Lindgren David Toms 1990 Greg Lesher Perry Moss 1991 Rett Crowder Perry Moss 1992 Rett Crowder 1993 Scott Sterling 1994 Brian Bateman Scott Sterling 1995 Brian Bateman 1996 Brian Bateman 1997 P.J. Smith 1998 P.J. Smith 1999 Jeremy Wilkinson 2000 Alan Morgan 2001 John Humphries Alan Morgan 2002 Nathan Goulding Heath West 2003 John Humphries 2004 Heath West 2005 Chris Wells 2007 Chris Wells 2008 Andrew Loupe John Peterson Clayton Rotz 2009 John Peterson Sang Yi 2010 Andrew Loupe 2011 Andrew Loupe John Peterson

Second Team First Team Player of the Year First Team Second Team First Team Player of the Year Second Team Second Team Second Team First Team Player of the Year First Team Second Team Second Team First Team Second Team First Team First Team Second Team Second Team Second Team Second Team First Team Second Team Second Team First Team Second Team Second Team Second Team All-Freshman Team All-Freshman Team All-Freshman Team First Team All-Freshman Team First Team First Team First Team

John Humphries

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LSU YEAR LSU FINISH (SCORE)

LSU at the SEC Championships CHAMPION (SCORE) MEDALIST (SCORE)

SITE

1937 1st (614) LSU (614) Vincent D’Antoni, Tennessee 1938 1st (608) LSU (608) Henry Castillo, LSU 1939 1st (604) LSU (604) Sonny Swift, Georgia 1940 1st (601) LSU (601) Henry Castillo, LSU 1941 Georgia (616) Earl Stewart, LSU 1942 1st (597) LSU (597) Arnold Blum, Georgia 1943-45 No Tournaments- World War II 1946 1st (604) LSU (604) George Hamer, Georgia 1947 1st (633) LSU (633) Joe Moore, LSU 1948 1st (303) LSU (303) Albert Swann, Georgia Tech 1949 Georgia Tech (303) Hal Spears, Georgia 1950 Georgia (1200) John Owens, Kentucky 1951 Georgia (579) Griffin Moody, Georgia 1952 Georgia (591) Bobby Hill, Alabama 1953 1st (586) LSU (586) Eddie Merrins, LSU 1954 1st (576) LSU (576) Eddie Merrins, LSU 1955 Florida (575) Lester Kelly, Georgia 1956 Florida (591) Dave Ragan, Florida 1957 Georgia (590) Tom Aaron, Florida 1958 Georgia (593) Tom Aaron, Florida 1959 Georgia (583) Bob Moser, Georgia 1960 1st (573) LSU (573) Doug Essig, LSU/Cobby Ware, Georgia 1961 Georgia (570) Howell Fraser, LSU 1962 Georgia (1170) David Boyd, Georgia 1963 Georgia (589) Jim Gabrielsen, Georgia/Jack Oliver, Georgia 1964 Georgia (581) Bert Greene, Tennessee 1965 T3rd (596) Georgia (575) B.R. McLendon, LSU (282) 1966 1st (854) LSU (854) B.R. McLendon, LSU (210) 1967 1st (872) LSU (872) B.R. McLendon, LSU (212) 1968 9th (898) Florida (848) Steven Melnyk, Florida (204) 1969 3rd (1108) Georgia (1099) Vaughn Moise, LSU (212) 1970 2nd (1106) Georgia (1105) Tommy Valentine, Georgia (213) 1971 4th (1132) Georgia (1099) Jimmy McQuillian, Florida (215) 1972 5th (1159) Georiga (1117) Mickey Mabry, Tennessee (217) 1973 4th (1134) Florida (1099) Gary Koch, Florida (212) 1974 2nd (1128) Florida (1104) Gary Koch, Florida (214) 1975 2nd (1112) Florida (1101) Phil Hancock, Florida (214) 1976 3rd (1101) Auburn (1094) Phil Hancock, Florida (207) 1977 4th (1092) Georgia (1073) Sam Trahan, Florida (209) 1978 3rd (1164) Georgia (1142) Larry Rinker, Florida (222) 1979 Wayne DeFrancesco, LSU (212) 5th (895) Alabama (876) 1980 6th (912) Tennessee (884) Rick Pearson, Florida (215) 1981 t3rd (887) Auburn (884) John Salamone, LSU (211) 1982 7th (904) Georgia (873) Randy Watkins, Ole Miss (211) 1983 6th (898) Georgia (881) Dave Peege, Ole Miss (213) 1984 Emlyn Aubrey, LSU (213) 2nd (885) Ole Miss (881) 1985 6th (889) Florida (868) Peter Persons, Georgia (213) 1986 1st (871) LSU (871) Chip Sullivan, Ole Miss (210) 1987 1st (869) LSU (869) David Toms, LSU (205) 1988 2nd (872) Georgia (854) Lan Gooch, Ole Miss (209) 1989 2nd (890) Florida (874) Chris DiMarco, Florida (215) 1990 9th (896) Tennessee (866) Mike Sposa, Tennessee (210) 1991 5th (879) Florida (860) Jimmy Green, Auburn (205) 1992 4th (881) Florida (876) Brian Gay, Florida (211) 1993 4th (885) Florida (847) Guy Hill, Florida (206) 1994 7th (889) Florida (860) Brian Gay, Florida (213) 1995 7th (874) Arkansas (855) Bud Still, Arkansas (206) 1996 9th (883) Miss. State (859) Graham Davidson, Miss. State (205) 1997 3rd (889) Miss. State (879) Bryant MacKellar, Auburn (210) 1998 8th (588) Georgia (567) Eric Ecker, South Carolina (136) 1999 t6th (982) Florida (901) Camilo Bendetti, Florida (212) 2000 5th (882) Georgia (852) Roland Thatcher, Auburn (208) 2001 8th (887) Georgia (841) Bryant Odom, Georgia (207) 2002 t4th (874) Auburn (857) Camilo Benedetti, Florida (210) 12th (917) Florida (856) Brett Stegmaier, Florida (203) 2003 2004 8th (875) Georgia (843) Brendon Todd, Georgia (207) 2005 t6th (899) Kentucky (875) David Skinns, Tennessee (210) 2006 6th (868) Georgia (827) Brett Stegmaier, Florida (205) 2007 9th (892) Tennessee (869) Patton Kizzire, Auburn (211) 2008 t8th (888) Alabama (853) Michael Thompson, Alabama (208) 2009 t4th (872) Georgia (849) Billy Horschel, Florida (206) 2010 5th (856) Georgia (844) Russell Henley, Georgia (204) 2011 5th (865) Florida (848) Andres Echavarria, Florida (209)

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Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Baton Rouge, La. Gainesville, Fla. Knoxville, Tenn. Athens, Ga. Callaway Gardens, Ga. Callaway Gardens, Ga. Callaway Gardens, Ga. Callaway Gardens, Ga. Dothan, Ala. Dothan, Ala. Decatur, Ala. Decatur, Ala. Birmingham, Ala. Birmingham, Ala. Augusta, Ga. Augusta, Ga. Augusta, Ga. Augusta, Ga. Augusta, Ga. Florence, Ala. Florence, Ala. Florence, Ala. Florence, Ala. Louisville, Ky. Jackson, Miss. West Point, Miss. St. Francisville, La. Jacksonville, Fla. Fairfield Glade,Tenn. Nashville, Tenn. Birmingham, Ala. Opelika, Ala. Athens, Ga. Lexington, Ky. Killen, Ala. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga. St. Simons Island, Ga.

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LSU’s SEC INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS Year Score

Player

1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1947 1953 1954 1960 1961 1965 1966 1967 1969 1979 1981 1984 1987

Fred Haas, Jr. Henry Castillo Henry Castillo Henry Castillo Earl Stewart Joe Moore Eddie Merrins Eddie Merrins Don Essig Howard Fraser B.R. McLendon B.R. McLendon B.R. McLendon Vaughn Moise Wayne DeFrancesco John Salamone Emlyn Aubrey David Toms

146 141 140 140 142 138 286 284 283 281 282 210 212 212 212 211 213 205

Site

Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Baton Rouge, La. Gainesville, Fla. Birmingham, Ala. Augusta, Ga. Augusta, Ga. Augusta, Ga. Florence, Ala.

LSU’s SEC TEAM CHAMPIONS Year Score

Player

1937 1938 1939 1940 1942 1946 1947 1948 1953 1954 1960 1966 1967 1986 1987

Maj. J. Perry Cole Maj. J. Perry Cole Maj. J. Perry Cole Maj. J. Perry Cole Maj. J. Perry Cole T.P. Heard T.P. Heard Mike Barbato Mike Barbato Mike Barbato Mike Barbato Harry Taylor Harry Taylor Buddy Alexander Buddy Alexander

614 608 604 601 597 604 633 303 586 576 573 854 872 871 869

Site

Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge, La. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Athens, Ga. Baton Rouge, La. Gainesville, Fla. Florence, Ala. Florence, Ala.

ALL-TIME SEC TEAM TITLES 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 8.

Georgia LSU Florida Tennessee Alabama Auburn Mississippi State Arkansas Georgia Tech Kentucky Ole Miss

26 15 13 3 2 2 2 1 1 1 1

Emlyn Aubrey • 1984 SEC Champion

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LSU at the NCAA Championships

LSU

LSU Top 10 NCAA Team Finishes Year

Finish

1939 1940 1941 1942 1943 1946 1947 1948 1952 1953 1954 1955 1956 1966 1967 1984 1985 1986 1989

5th t1st 2nd t1st 3rd 5th 1st 2nd 7th 3rd 4th 1st 9th t8th 3rd t6th t9th 10th t8th

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Champion/Score

617 601 599 590 621 629 606 588 602 581 582 574 613 607 591 1162 1196 1175 1173

LSU’S Top 25 NCAA Individual Finishes (Since 1985) Year

Player

1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1991 2010 2011

Finish

Rob McNamara Emlyn Aubrey Rob McNamara David Toms Greg Lesher Fredrik Lindgren Fredrik Lindgren Perry Moss Scott Sterling John Peterson John Peterson

LSU’S Team NCAA Championship Results (Since 1985) Score

t10th t3rd 16th 5th t16th t19th t17th t4th t18th t6th 1st

Year

291 287 293 288 293 294 289 212 218 211 211

Score

Coach

1940 1942 1947 1955

601 590 606 574

Maj. J. Perry Cole Maj. J. Perry Cole T.P. Heard Mike Barbato

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1986 1987 1988 1989 1991 1992 1993 1994 1997 2010 2011

Finish(Score)

10th t14th t20th t8th 30th 22nd t17th 22nd 18th 24th 21st

1175 1200 907 1173 1228 588 597 591 590 883 905

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Winston-Salem, N.C. Columbus, Ohio Thousand Oaks, Calif. Edmond, Okla. New Haven, Conn. Albuquerque, N.M. Lexing­­ton, Ky. McKinney, Texas Lake Forest, Ill. Chattanooga, Tenn. Stillwater, Okla.

LSU’s NCAA Individual Champions

LSU’s NCAA Team Champions Year

Site

Stanford (612) Wakonda CC, Des Moines, Iowa LSU, Princeton (601) Edwanok CC, Manchester, Vt. Stanford (580) Ohio State Scarlet, Columbus, Ohio LSU, Princeton (590) South Bend CC, South Bend, Ind. Yale (614) Olympia Field C.C. Stanford (619) Springdale CC, Princeton, N.J. LSU (606) University of Michigan Course, Ann Arbor, Mich. San Jose State (579) Stanford University Course, Palo Alto, Calif. North Texas State (573) Purdue University Course, West Lafayette, Ind. Stanford (578) Broadmoor GC, Colorado Springs, Colo. SMU (572) Braeburn CC, Houston, Texas LSU (574) Holston Hills CC, Knoxville, Tenn. Houston (601) Ohio State Scarlet Course, Columbus, Ohio Houston (582) Stanford University Course, Palo Alto, Calif. Houston (585) Shawnee GC, Delaware, Pa. Houston (1145) Bear Creek Golf World, Houston, Texas Houston (1172) Grenelefe GC, Haines City, Fla. Wake Forest (1156) Bermuda Run CC, Winston Salem, N.C. Oklahoma (1139) Oaktree Country Club, Edmond, Okla.

Site

Ekwanok CC, Manchester, Vt. South Bend CC, South Bend, Ind. University of Michigan Course, Ann Arbor, Mich. Holston Hills CC, Knoxville, Tenn.

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Player

1937 1941 2011

Fred Haas, Jr. Earl Stewart John Peterson

Site­

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Fred Haas, Jr. • 1937 NCAA Champion

Earl Stewart • 1941 NCAA Champion

1940 National Champions

1955 National Champions

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Top Career Stroke Averages (since 1982)

Top 20 Stroke Averages (since 1982)

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18.

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20.

Player avg. rds.

Alan Morgan (1999-2001) John Peterson (2007-11) Heath West (2002-05) David Toms (1985-89) Fredrik Lindgren (1987-89) Andrew Loupe (2007-11) Chris Wells (2004-07) Rob McNamara (1983-87) Brian Bateman (1993-96) John Humphries (1999-2003) Greg Lesher (1986-90) P.J. Smith (1995-97) Perry Moss (1987-91) Sang Yi (2008-present) Scott Sterling (1990-94) Emlyn Aubrey (1982-86) Bob Friend (1982-86) Jeremy Wilkinson (1996-99)

72.17 72.58 72.81 72.93 73.00 73.01 73.16 73.20 73.22 73.31 73.36 73.51 73.65 73.84 73.91 73.92 74.20 74.21

Player

75 146 132 160 76 143 99 143 143 141 141 130 119 104 139 130 127 133

* - minimum 70 rounds

Career Top-10 Finishes (since 1982) Player

1. 2. 3. 4. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 12. 15. 18. 19.

David Toms (1985-89) Rob McNamara (1983-87) Emlyn Aubrey (1982-86) John Peterson (2007-11) Brian Bateman (1993-96) Andrew Loupe (2007-11) Greg Lesher (1986-90) Jeremy Wilkinson (1996-99) P.J. Smith (1995-97) John Humphries (1999-2003) Bob Friend (1982-86) Scott Sterling (1990-94) Rett Crowder (1988-92) Fredrik Lindgren (1987-89) Chris Wells (2004-07) Heath West (2002-05) Alan Morgan (1999-2001) Tommie Mudd (1983-87) Sang Yi (2008-present) Clayton Rotz (2007-11) Nathan Goulding (2000-02)

No.

29 22 20 19 19 18 16 14 13 11 11 10 10 10 9 9 9 7 6 6 6

David Toms John Peterson Alan Morgan Scott Sterling Craig Webb Andrew Loupe Emlyn Aubrey Greg Lesher John Peterson John Humphries Heath West Fredrik Lindgren John Peterson Andrew Loupe Brian Bateman David Toms Perry Moss Rob McNamara Fred Dupre P. J. Smith

Rds.

43 39 39 35 35 38 40 43 38 38 34 37 33 39 35 39 42 37 36 37

Avg.

71.27 71.53 71.54 71.60 71.91 72.00 72.00 72.23 72.29 72.32 72.35 72.43 72.48 72.49 72.60 72.61 72.64 72.65 72.67 72.68

Career Top-20 Finishes (since 1985) Player

1. 2. 4. 5. 7. 8. 9. 11. 14. 15. 17. 18. 19. 20.

David Toms (1985-89) Andrew Loupe (2007-11) P.J. Smith (1995-97) Brian Bateman (1993-96) John Peterson (2007-11) Greg Lesher (1986-90) Heath West (2002-05) Scott Sterling (1990-94) Rett Crowder (1989-92) Perry Moss (1987-91) John Humphries (1999-2003) Alan Morgan (1999-2001) Jeremy Wilkinson (1996-99) Fredrik Lindgren (1987-89) Sang Yi (2008-present) Chris Wells (2004-07) Craig Webb (1989-93) Phil Schmitt (1992-96) Andrew Lanahan (2003-06) Adam Manuel (1995-98) Nathan Goulding (2000-02)

Yearly Stroke Avg. Leaders (since 1985)

Year

year player avg.

1989 2011 2001 1993 1993 2010 1986 1988 2010 2003 2002 1989 2009 2011 1993 1988 1991 1986 1984 1997

1984-85 1985-86 1986-87 1987-88 1988-89 1989-90 1990-91 1991-92 1992-93 1993-94 1994-95 1995-96 1996-97 1997-98 1998-99 1999-00 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11

No.

37 29 29 28 27 27 25 23 20 20 18 18 18 17 15 15 13 11 10 9 9

Rob McNamara Emlyn Aubrey Rob McNamara David Toms David Toms Perry Moss Perry Moss Rett Crowder Scott Sterling Scott Sterling Brian Bateman Brian Bateman P.J. Smith P.J. Smith Jeremy Wilkinson Alan Morgan Nathan Goulding Heath West John Humphries Heath West Chris Wells Andrew Lanahan Chris Wells Andrew Loupe John Peterson Andrew Loupe John Peterson

73.32 72.00 73.38 72.61 71.27 72.81 72.64 73.57 71.60 73.54 73.25 72.84 72.67 73.08 73.21 72.86 72.77 72.35 72.31 72.80 72.83 73.37 73.00 74.06 72.48 72.00 71.53

RDS.

40 40 37 39 43 32 42 40 35 35 35 38 37 37 32 36 27 34 38 35 36 27 30 33 33 38 39

Career Tournament wins (since 1982) Player

1. 2. 3. 6.

No.

David Toms (1985-89) Rob McNamara (1983-87) John Peterson (2007-11) Alan Morgan (1999-2001) Perry Moss (1987-91) Austin Gutgsell (2008-present) Andrew Loupe (2007-11) Beck Troutman (2004-08) John Humphries (1999-2003) Brian Bateman (1992-96) Scott Sterling (1990-94) Greg Lesher (1986-90) Tommie Mudd (1983-87) Emlyn Aubrey (1982-86)

6 4 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Best Team Rounds (since 1985)

Best Team Tournament Scores (since 1985)

Best Ind. Tournament Scores (since 1985)

score tournament

score tournament

score Player

-13 -12 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -11 -10 -10 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -9 -8 -8 -8 -8 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7 -7

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275 276 277 277 273 277 277 277 281 278 278 275 279 279 279 279 279 283 280 280 280 280 281 281 281 277 273 281 281 281 281

Gary Koch Invitational, 2009, 1st rd. David Toms Intercollegiate, 2010, 2nd rd. Schenkel Invitational, 2011, 2nd rd. Louisiana Classics, 2010, 2nd rd. David Toms Intercollegiate, 2009, 2nd rd. SEC Championships, 2009, 3rd rd. CCLA Intercollegiate, 2000, 2nd rd. Chris Schenkel Invitational, 1986, 2nd rd. Tar Heel Invitational, 1986, 2nd rd. University Club Intercollegiate, 2004, 2nd rd. Billy Hitchcock Invitational, 1992, 2nd rd. Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate, 2009, 2nd rd. Bank of America Intercollegiate, 2008, 2nd rd. LSU Spring Invitational, 2002, 1st rd. CCLA Intercollegiate, 2001, 2nd rd. Gary Koch Invitational, 2000, 3rd rd. Henry Homberg Invitational, 1987, 1st rd. Tar Heel Invitational, 1986, 2nd rd. Mercedes-Benz Collegiate, 1998, 1st rd. ReliaStar Collegiate, 1997, 2nd rd. Henry Homberg Invitational, 1987, 2nd rd LSU National Invitational, 1985, 2nd rd. Gopher Invitational, 2010, 2nd rd. Squire Creek Invitational, 2008, 2nd rd. Squire Creek Invitational, 2007, 3rd rd. Scenic City Invitational, 2007, 2nd rd. Gator Invitational, 2001, 1st rd. LSU Spring Invitational, 2001, 2nd rd. Tourn. of Champions, 2000, 1st rd. ReliaStar Collegiate, 1995, 3rd rd. CC of Jackson Invitational, 1986, 2nd rd.

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848 848 849 849 851 851 852 852 853 853 843 855 855 844 856 856 845 857 857 859 860 860 860 849 861 861 862 862 862 862

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204 205 205 206 206 206 206 207 208 205 205 205 208 208 208 208 209 209 209 209 207 210 210 210 207 207 210 210 204 210 210 210 210 210 204

John Peterson (Gary Koch Invite, 2009) Perry Moss (LSU National Invite, 1990) David Toms (SEC Championships, 1987) Austin Gutgsell (David Toms Intercollegiate, 2010) Chris Wells (UC Intercollegiate, 2004) Alan Morgan (CCLA Intercollegiate, 2000) David Toms (Golf Digest Collegiate, 1988) Greg Lesher (LSU National Invite, 1989) Andrew Loupe (Louisiana Classics, 2010) John Peterson (David Toms Intercollegiate, 2009) John Peterson (Hootie at Bulls Bay, 2009) Chris Wells (Jerry Pate Intercollegiate, 2006) Alan Morgan (ASU Invitational, 2001) Greg Lesher (Chris Schenkel Invite, 1988) David Toms (Jerry Pate Intercollegiate, 1988) Emlyn Aubrey (Chris Schenkel Invite, 1986) Jeremy Wilkinson (Southeastern Invite, 2000) Scott Sterling (Southeastern Invite, 1994) David Toms (Sun Bowl Invitational, 1989) Rob McNamara (Chris Schenkel Invite, 1986) Andrew Loupe (Hootie at Bulls Bay, 2011) Andrew Loupe (Louisiana Classics, 2011) Ken Looper (David Toms Intercollegiate, 2010) John Peterson (David Toms Intercollegiate, 2010) Sang Yi (Hootie at Bulls Bay, 2010) Andrew Loupe (David Toms Intercollegiate, 2009) John Peterson (SEC Championships, 2009) Jarrod Barsamian (Squire Creek Invite, 2008) Nathan Goulding (Gator Invite, 2002) Nathan Goulding (Tourn. of Champs, 2001) John Humphries (CCLA Intercollegiate, 2000) P.J. Smith (Sun Bowl Invitational, 1997) Brian Bateman (Blue-Gray Intercollegiate, 1996) Rett Crowder (Billy Hitchcock Invite, 1992) David Toms (Gator Invite, 1989)

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1985 1985 1987 1987 1987 1987 1988 1989 1989 1989 1989 1991 1994 1996 2001 2001 2003 2005 2009 2010 2010 2011

Rob McNamara Rob McNamara David Toms Rob McNamara Tommie Mudd David Toms David Toms David Toms David Toms David Toms Greg Lesher Perry Moss Scott Sterling Brian Bateman Alan Morgan Alan Morgan John Humphries Beck Troutman John Peterson Andrew Loupe Austin Gutgsell John Peterson

University of New Orleans Invitational Country Club of Jackson Invitational LSU National Invitational Miami-Doral Park National Invitational Country Club of Jackson Invitational SEC Championships Jerry Pate Intercollegiate Golf Digest Collegiate Invitational Florida Southern-Imperial Lakes Classic Gator Invitational LSU National Invitational LSU National Invitational Southeastern Intercollegiate PING-Tulsa Invitational Tennessee Tournament of Champions Country Club of Louisiana Intercollegiate LSU Spring Invitational LSU Spring Invitational John Hayt Invitational Louisiana Classics David Toms Intercollegiate NCAA Championships

139 207 212 213 210 205 208 206 205 204 207 205 209 216 209 206 211 211 214 208 206 211

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Low Rounds (since 1982) Player

Class

Score

Tommie Mudd Greg Lesher David Toms Perry Moss Rett Crowder Perry Moss Perry Moss Scott Sterling Jeremy Wilkinson Garrett Runion Andrew Loupe Clayton Rotz John Peterson Fred Dupre Rob McNamara Emlyn Aubrey David Toms David Toms David Toms Brian Bateman Craig Taylor Nathan Goulding Alan Morgan Andrew Lanahan Chris Wells Brent Struthers John Peterson Andrew Loupe John Peterson Clayton Rotz

So. Jr. So. So. So. Jr. Sr. So. Fr. So. Fr. So. Sr. Jr. Jr. Sr. So. Jr. Sr. Jr. Sr. Jr. Sr. Jr. So. So. Jr. Jr. Jr. Sr.

63 72 64 70 65 72 65 72 65 65 70 65 72 65 72 65 72 65 71 65 70 65 72 65 72 66 71 66 70 66 72 66 72 66 72 66 70 66 72 66 72 66 70 66 70 66 72 66 72 66 71 66 71 66 71 66 71 66 72

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LSU Invitational Gator Invitional SEC Championships Florida Southern Invitational Taylor Made/Doral Park Gator Invitational Southern Intercollegiate Carpet Capital Collegiate Classic Tennessee Tournament of Champions Mason Rudolph Intercollegiate Gator Invitational SEC Championships NCAA Championships Braswell Intercollegiate Gator Invitational Chris Schenkel Invitational Country Club of Jackson Invitational Chris Schenkel Invitational Gator Invitational CCLA Invitational Gary Koch-Cleveland Golf Intercollegiate Gator Invitational Gator Invitational Schenkel/E-Z-Go Invitational University Club Intercollegiate Coca-Cola Tournament of Champions David Toms Intercollegiate David Toms Intercollegiate David Toms Intercollegiate Gopher Invitational

1985 Sherwood Forest Country Club - Baton Rouge, La. 2/10/89 University Course - Gainesville, Fla. 5/17/87 Turtle Point Yacht Club - Florence, Ala. 3/3-5/89 Imperial Lakes Country Club - Lakeland, Fla. 2/24/90 Doral Park Country Club - Miami, Fla. 2/11/90 University Course - Gainesville, Fla. 11/11/90 Athens Country Club - Athens, Ga. 9/21/91 The Farm Golf Club - Rocky Face, Ga. 9/30/97 Holston Hills Country Club - Knoxville, Tenn. 9/27/04 Vanderbilt Legends Club - Nashville, Tenn. 2/9/08 Mark Bostic Golf Course - Gainesville, Fla. 4/19/09 Frederica Golf Club - St. Simons Island, Ga. 6/1/11 Karsten Creek Golf Club - Stillwater, Okla. 1983 Shreveport Country Club - Shreveport, La. 2/14-16/86 University Course - Gainesville, Fla. 1986 Forest Heights Country Club - Statesboro, Ga. 4/19/87 Jackson Country Club - Jackson, Miss. 4/22/88 Forest Heights Country Club - Statesboro, Ga. 2/10/89 University Course - Gainesville, Fla. 11/30/94 Country Club of Louisiana - Baton Rouge, La. 10/16/00 Old Memorial Golf Club - Tampa, Fla. 2/10/01 wUniversity Course - Gainesville, Fla. 2/10/01 University Course - Gainesville, Fla. 3/20/04 Forest Heights Country Club - Statesboro, Ga. 10/25/04 University Club - Baton Rouge, La. 9/13/05 Holston Hills Country Club - Knoxville, Tenn. 10/26/09 Country Club of Louisiana - Baton Rouge, La. 10/27/09 Country Club of Louisiana - Baton Rouge, La. 10/27/09 Country Club of Louisiana - Baton Rouge, La. 9/13/10 Spring Hill Golf Club - Wayzata, Minn.

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All-Time Tournament Titles

LSU

2005 Shoal Creek Intercollegiate

1987 SEC Champions 1935-36 Southern Intercollegiate

1954-55 NCAA Championships

1970-71 McNeese Invitational

1936-37 SEC Championships Southern Intercollegiate

1955-56 All-America (Team Match)

1971-72 Jim Corbett Classic

1958-59 All-America (Two Ball)

1972-73 Louisiana Intercollegiate Port Malabar Invitational Jim Corbett Classic

1937-38 SEC Championships Southern Intercollegiate

1959-60 All-America (Team Match) All-America (Best Ball) Southern Intercollegiate SEC Championships All-America (Two Ball)

1938-39 SEC Championship 1939-40 SEC Championships Southern Intercollegiate NCAA Championships

1973-74 Louisiana Intercollegiate Jim Corbett Classic 1974-75 LSU Invitational Centenary Classic Jim Corbett Classic

1960-61 LSU Invitational

1941-42 SEC Championships Southern Intercollegiate NCAA Championships

1961-62 LSU Invitational

1975-76 LSU-Tulane Invitational Florida Invitational

1963-64 Buckhaults Invitational

1945-46 SEC Championships

1976-77 Seminole Classic Jim Corbett Classic

1964-65 Buckhaults Invitational

1946-47 SEC Championships NCAA Championships

1965-66 LSU Invitational Southern Intercollegiate SEC Championships

1947-48 SEC Championships Southern Intercollegiate 1948-49 Gulf Coast Invitational

1966-67 B.O. Van Hook Invitational L.R. Goldman Invitational SEC Championships

1949-50 Gulf Coast Invitational

1967-68 B.O. Van Hook Invitational

1952-53 SEC Championships

1968-69 B.O. Van Hook Invitational

1953-54 Southern Intercollegiate SEC Championships

1969-70 LSU Invitational Tulane Invitational Louisiana Intercollegiate

1977-78 Louisiana Intercollegiate 1978-79 Southern Mississippi Invitational Broadwater Beach Invitational 1980-81 Seminole Classic New Orleans Invitational 1983-84 Yale Fall Intercollegiate Morton Braswell Intercollegiate Louisiana Intercollegiate Orange Lake Intercollegiate

2009 John Hayt Invitational

1984-85 Southern Mississippi-Laurel C.C. Inv. UNO Invitational

Blue-Gray Intercollegiate

1985-86 Southern Mississippi-Laurel C.C. Inv. Gator Invitational Country Club of Jackson Invitational SEC Championships

2000-01 Tennessee Tournament of Champions Country Club of Louisiana Intercollegiate LSU Spring Invitational

1986-87 Country Club of Jackson Invitational SEC Championships

1998-99 The Bridges All-American

2001-02 Gator Invitational LSU Spring Invitational 2002-03 LSU Spring Invitational

1987-88 Gator Invitational Jerry Pate Invitational 1988-89 LSU National Invitational Florida Southern Invitational Golf Digest Collegiate Invitational Chris Schenkel Invitational

2003-04 Baylor Invitational Country Club of Louisiana Intercollegiate LSU Spring Invitational 2004-05 LSU Spring Invitational 2005-06 Shoal Creek Intercollegiate

1990-91 Taylor Made Doral Park Intercollegiate

2008-09 Gopher Invitational John Hayt Invitational Reunion Intercollegiate

1991-92 Billy Hitchcock Intercollegiate 1993-94 Country Club of Louisiana Intercollegiate Southeastern Intercollegiate Billy Hitchcock Intercollegiate

2009-10 David Toms Intercollegiate Louisiana Classics Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate 2010-11 Gopher Invitational David Toms Intercollegiate Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate LSU National Invitational

1994-95 Louisiana Classic All-American Intercollegiate 1995-1996 Reliastar Classic Ping-Tulsa Invitational

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Years

Tournament Titles

Coach

Years

Tournament Titles

Coach

Years

Tournament Titles

Britt Harrison

11

16

Chuck Winstead

6

11

Buddy Alexander

5

10

Mike Barbato

13

15

Bill Brogden

5

11

Harry Taylor

7

10

Maj. J. Perry Cole

11

12

Greg Jones

6

10

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Home Tournament History

LSU

1961-1992, 2011

1993-2003

Year

Team Champion (Score) Individual Champion (Score)

Year

1961

LSU (591)

Howell Fraser, LSU (145)

1993 LSU (879)

Ryan Perna, North Florida (215)

1962 LSU (578)

Roy Pace, Louisiana Tech (142)

1994 Tennessee (884)

Jamie Neher, Tennessee (213)

1963

Buddy Short, Southwestern La. (138)

1995

Simon Cooke, Virginia (214)

1964 LSU (584)

John Lamey, Alabama (142)

1996 Auburn (865)

Michael Connell, Mississippi State (207)

1965 LSU (591)

Pat O’Brien, McNeese State (140)

1997

Jeremy Parrot, Georgia (207)

1966 LSU (577)

B.R. McLendon, LSU (141)

1998 E. Tenn. State (862)

1967 Houston (849)

B.R. McLendon, LSU (208)

1999

1968 Memphis State (573)

Jimmy Day, LSU (133)

2000 LSU (856) Alan Morgan, LSU (206)

1969 Houston (849)

John Mahaffey, Houston (208)

2001 UAB (856)

Graeme McDowell, UAB (204)

1970 LSU (1,340)

Gary Bennett, Memphis State (279)

2002 No Tournament

No Tournament

1971

Houston (1,439)

Jim McLean, Houston (282)

2003 LSU (851)

Michael Thompson, Tulane (207)

1972

Houston (1,430)

Mike Drury, LSU (278)

1973

Houston (1,073)

Bill Rogers, Houston (208)

1974

Houston (1,076)

Keith Fergus, Houston (212)

1975

LSU (1,063)

Bruce Douglass, Murray State (207)

LSU National Invitational

Memphis State (579)

Country Club of Louisiana Intercollegiate

1976 LSU (592)

Allen Ritchie, Alabama (144)

1977

Houston (1,082)

Jerry Anderson, Texas (212)

1978

Oklahoma State (1,067)

Mark Tinder, Oral Roberts (207)

1979

Oral Roberts (842)

Mark Tinder, Oral Roberts (204)

1980 Houston (854)

Hal Sutton, Centenary (208)

1981

Oral Roberts (858)

Joe Rassett, Oral Roberts (206)

1982

UCLA (831)

Jay Delsing, UCLA (202)

1983

Texas (562)

Mark Brooks, Texas (138)

1984 Houston (847)

John Slaughter, Houston (206)

1985

David Peege, Ole Miss (210)

Oklahoma (870)

1986 Florida (856)

Philip Jonas, Lamar (206)

1987 LSU (863)

David Toms, LSU (212)

1988 Arizona State (1,091)

Dave Miley, Ole Miss (210)

1989 LSU (862)

Greg Lesher, LSU (207)

1990 Clemson (875)

Oswald Drawdy, Clemson (209)

1991

Florida (846)

Perry Moss, LSU (205)

1992

Florida (896)

Carl Paulson, South Carolina (215)

2011

LSU (886)

Stephan Jaeger, Chattanooga (209)

Team Champion (Score) Individual Champion (Score)

Georgia (881) Georgia (857) North Florida (880)

David Christensen, E. Tenn. State (209) David Bennett, North Florida (211)

2009-Present

David Toms Intercollegiate Year

Team Champion (Score) Individual Champion (Score)

2009

LSU (844)

2010

LSU (848) Austin Gutgsell, LSU (206)

Jade Scott, Rice (204)

David Toms

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Letterwinners

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Adams, Jim (1973-74-75-76) Adams, Wright Jr. (1934-37) Aitchison, David (2003) Amerman, Wink (1999) Anthony, Richard (1966) Aubrey, Emlyn (1983-84-85-86) Aydlett, Brandon (2003-04-05)

B

Barsamian, Jarrod (2006-07-08-09) Bateman, Brian (1993-94-95) Beard, Tommy (1953-54-55-56) Beckers, Michael (2000) Biancalana, Roy (1980-81-82) Bienvenu, Dudley (1982) Bigham, Neil (1957) Blaum, Brent (2007) Bourgeois, Jason (1993-94) Byman, Pete (1980-81-82-83)

C

Caldwell, Bill (1972) Calhoun, Cecil (1953-54-55-56) Carmichael, Sam (1959-60-61) Castillo, Henry (1938-39-40) Clark, Dick (1972-73-74-75) Clark, Frank (1950-51) Cole, Henry (1965-66-67) Collier, Jo (1971-72) Crowder, Rett (1989-90-91-92) Cuthbert, Tommy (1969)

D

Daigle, William (1968-69) Day, Jimmy (1966-67-68) DeBaus, Claude (1951) DeFrancesco, Wayne (1979-80) Dickinson, Gardner (1948) Dodson, Bill (1957) Doss, Jackie (1952) Downie, Michael (1964-65) Dressler, Billy (2000-01) Drury, Mike (1970-71-72) DuPre, Fred (1980-81-83-84)

E

Elkins, Tommy (1965-66) Ellis, Sonny (1948) Ervin, Tucker (2002-03) Essig, Don (1958-59-60) Evans, Tommy (1970)

F

Faulds, Thomas (1980) Ferrell, William (1962-63) Finkelstein, Maury (1962-63-64) Finney, Michael (1987-88-89) Fraser, Howell (1960-61-62) Friend, Bob (1983-84-85-86)

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Gatlin, Butch (1963-64) Gaudin, Russ (1962-63-64) Goodwin, Mark (1972) Goulding, Nathan (2001) Guido, Paul (1979) Gusmus, Frank (1974-75-76) Gutgsell, Austin (2010-11)

H

Haas, Fred (1935-36-37) Harrell, Bobby (1952) Harris, Billy (1979-80) Harris, Chad (1995) Hebert, Junius (1948) Henriksen, Steve (1977-78) Hitchcock, Brett (1998-99) Hoffman, Tico (1977-78-79) Holmes, Jim (1975-77) Hoover, Tom (1962-63) Horrell, Jason (2002-03-04) Houston, Shelby (1973-74-75) Huguet, Marty (1969) Humphries, Earl (1971-72-73) Humphries, Jason (1998-99-00) Humphries, John (2000-01-02-03)

I

Inman, Scott (1981-83-84)

J

Jones, Josh (2009-10) Jordan, Mart (1950)

K

Kaufman, Jeff (1984) Keck, Mike (1966-67) Kendall, John (1993-94) Kennedy, Ian (1997-98) Killeen, Rob (1981)

L

LaBauve, Mike (1975) Lach, Bryant (2007-08) Lanahan, Andrew (2004-06) Lanier, William (1987-88-89) LaPonzina, Johnny (1967-68-69) Larson, Jason (1992) Lee, Chip (2001) Lee, Louis (1975-76-77-78) Lee, Stan (1974-75) Leoffler, Ed (1950) LeSage, Tony (1951) Lesher, Greg (1987-88-89-90) Leveille, Dave (1982-83) Lindgren, Fredrik (1988-89) Little, Judge (1991-92-93-94) Loe, Lamar (1952-54) Looper, Ken (2011) Lorio, Duane (1987) Loupe, Andrew (2008-09-10-11) Loupe, Chris (1998-99) Love, Sam (1958-59-60) Lyons, Eddie (1975-76)

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Magee, Gary (1970) Mangum, James (1954-55-56) Manuel, Adam (1995-96-97-98) Marlowe, Gary (1979) Martin, Bill (1964) Mason, Greg (2004) McDonald, Chip (1995-96) McDonald, Maxwell (1968-69-70) McLendon, B.R. “Mac” (1965-66-67) McNamara, Rob (1984-85-86-87) Merrins, Eddie (1952-53-54) Miller, Bo (1994-95) Moise, Vaughn (1968-69-70) Morgan, Alan (2000-01) Morrow, Tommy (1952-53-54) Moss, Perry (1989-90-91) Mudd, Tommie (1984-85-86-87)

Salamone, John (1978-79-80-81) Sample, John (1959-61-62) Schmitt, Phil (1993-94-95) Schroeder, Mike (1972-73-75) Self, Neil (2002) Shaw, Jake (2004-05) Shaw, Robert (1973) Silman, Teddy (1970-71-72) Silvers, Mark (1965) Smith, Aaron (2003-04-05-06) Smith, P.J. (1995-96-97-98) Spencer, John (1958-59-60-61) Spiller, Lindsey (1975) Sterling, Scott (1991-92-93) Stewart, Earl (1940-41-42) Stewart, Travis (1999) Struthers, Brent (2005-06)

Nevils, Rich (1964-65) Noonan, Brian (2006-07-08) Nutt, Julio (1992-93-94)

Taylor, Craig (2000-01) Thomas, Phil (1964) Thornton, Pressly (1948) Timbrook Bud (1948-49-50) Todd, Ray (1959) Toms, David (1986-87-88-89) Torda, Jay (1975) Troutman, Beck (2005-06-07-08)

O

O’Neill, Jack (1960-61) Osberg, Rick (1971)

P

V

Park, Don (1952) Peterson, John (2008-09-10-11) Poerschke, Fred (1951) Points, D.A. (1996) Pollett, David (2003-04) Pott, Johnny (1953-54-55) Prather, Garrett (2000-01-02-04) Presley, Andrew (2011) Purnell, Andy (1987)

Vallillo, Michael (1998-99-2000)

W

Weaver, Bert (1952-53) Weaver, Bret (1978) Webb, Chris (1985) Webb, Craig (1990-91-92) Wells, Chris (2005-06-07) West, Heath (2002-03-04-05) Wienerwitz, Trae, (1997-98-99) Wilkinson, Jeremy (1997-98-99-2000) Willie, Jep (1969) Winstead, Chuck (1991) Wittenberg, Jimmy (1969-70-71) Wolff, Randy (1965-66-67) Wulff, Tommy (1956-57-58)

R

Raulerson, Charles (1985) Rheams, David (1955) Rickles, Jay (1971-72) Riemann, Jeff (2003-04-05) Rivers, Jack (1971-72) Ross, Eddie (1959-60-61) Rotz, Clayton (2008-09-10-11) Runion, Garrett (2004-05)

Y

Yerger, Dave (1986) Yi, Sang (2009-10-11) Active Players In Boldface The LSU Sports Information Office will appreciate your assistance in correcting any errors or ommissions.

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