Tech Golfer In Faces in the Crowd



June 1, 2012

RUSTON - Four-time Louisiana Class A state champion and future Louisiana Tech golfer Brandon Newton was featured in this week's edition of's Faces in the Crowd.

Newton, who will join head coach Jeff Parks and the Bulldog golf team this fall, earned the recognition by the national website after capturing his fourth straight individual state title, shooting a five-under-par 139 over two rounds at Links on the Bayou.

The Cedar Creek High School product led the Cougars to their fourth consecutive 5A team title and won the 2011 Louisiana Champions Invitational against the state's top golfers in each classification.

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