LSU men’s golfers Garrett Barber and Cohen Trolio were named to the 2021-22 PING Southeast All-Region Team.
Barber led LSU this season with a career best scoring average of 71.15 strokes per round. He played in all 12 tournaments for the Tigers this season and 27 of his 33 rounds counted towards LSU’s team scores. He compiled a team leading four top-five finishes on the season, three of which came in the first four tournaments of the season. His best finish of the year was a solo second place showing with a 12-under 204 at the Louisiana Classics in the middle of March.
Barber’s 71.15 strokes per round is the second lowest season average in program history since 1982 only trailing Sam Burns’ school record average of 70.05 from the 2016-17 season.
Trolio finished his freshman year with a stroke average of 71.30, which ranks as the fifth lowest average in program history for a single season. He was also a member of the All-SEC Freshman team, had 29 of his 33 rounds count toward LSU’s team score and was tied for third at the SEC Championships at 4-under 206.
Trolio had 29 of his 33 rounds count towards LSU’s team score. Eight of his 11 stroke play tournaments resulted in top 20 finishes with top 10s coming at the San Diego Classic (T9th) and Louisiana Classics (T9th).