Born November 22, 1988 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Andrew Loupe has already found success in professional golf. Loupe recently won the 2015 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship, solidifying his PGA TOUR card for the third consecutive year.
Loupe turned pro in 2011 after graduating from Louisiana State University, and played his first full year on the PGA TOUR in 2014 after playing on the 2013 Web.com Tour and earning his PGA TOUR during the Web.com Tour Finals.
Loupe’s favorite memory during his 2014 PGA TOUR campaign was playing in the last group during the Valero Texas Open. It’s a memory and an opportunity that Andrew hopes to capitalize upon again.
While at LSU, Loupe was a two-time First-Team All-SEC selection, two-time Honorable Mention All-America selection, and named to the SEC academic honor roll all four years. Loupe’s scoring average is 73.00, which is tied for the number 5 spot on LSU’s career list since 1982.
Andrew does a lot of traveling on the golf circuit, and he’s always got music with him. The right tunes pump him up for a big day on the course, and that definitely plays a role in his success. Having graduated from the university, Loupe’s favorite college team is LSU. His favorite professional football team is the New Orleans Saints. Andrew’s parents, Jack & Gayle, fostered his love for the game of golf at a young age. Gayle is a graduate of LSU and Jack is a graduate of LSU’s School of Medicine.
Loupe is a Baton Rouge native and currently resides there. His favorite movie is Training Day, favorite food is crawfish, and favorite course to play is Pebble Beach. Loupe was also a high school standout in basketball, earning all-state honors twice and named the 2005-2006 Athlete of the Year by the Advocate.