John Lewis Sams

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Coushatta, La.

High School:
Riverdale Academy

Height:
6-0

Experience:
HS

John Lewis Sams

10/03/2013

Golf Heads to David Toms Intercollegiate This Weekend

Play begins Saturday

09/17/2013

Golf Places 15th in Golfweek Conference Challenge

David Toms Intercollegiate up next for LA Tech

09/16/2013

Golf in 15th Place after Two Rounds at Golfweek Conference Challenge

Robinson leads team, Wilmore makes most improvement

09/15/2013

Golf in 14th Place After First Day of Golfweek Conference Challenge

Round Two tees off at 9:45 a.m. Monday

09/14/2013

Golf Opens 2013-14 Season at Golfweek Conference Challenge

LA Tech representing Conference USA in league challenge

High School: Lettered four years for coach Steve Weir at Riverdale Academy ... Has been a member of the high school golf team since his fifth grade year ... Helped lead the Rebels to the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools (MAIS) South A championship in 2008, 2010 and 2011 ... Led the program to the MAIS Class 2A State title in 2011 while also winning the individual state title ... Was the state individual runner-up in 2012 ... Won 15 of the 23 tournament in which he competed in high school, and finished under par in 10 of them ... Captured the 2012 Texas PGA tournament at Holly Tree ... Won the Texas Junior Golf Tour 2012 Tyler Rose Major Championship ... Finished sixth at the American Junior Golf Association 2012 David Toms Foundation Shreveport Junior ... Finished eighth at the 2012 AJGA Music City Junior ... Placed 1st, 2nd and 4th in AGJA qualifiers ... Ranked in the top 300 in the nation on the Junior Golf Scoreboard in the summer of 2012 ... Also lettered in basketball and track and field at Riverdale Academy.

Personal: Full name is John Lewis Sams ... Son of Lewis and Laura Sams ... Has one sister, Hanna ... Born Aug. 29, 1994 in Shreveport, La.