Lau makes her debut on the Amateur Squad after being a member of the Team Canada Junior Girl’s Squad in 2015. The University of Colorado junior notched five top-20 finishes during the 2019-20 season, including a T9 finish at The Molly Collegiate Invitational. The Richmond, B.C. native has previous wins at the 2016 CN Future Links Prairie Championship and the 2019 B.C. Junior Girls Championship.
Q & A
Q: What are some of your nicknames?
Leesh, Lish, Alish
Q: How did you get into golf?
My dad played when I was younger so he would take my brother and I to the driving range. In the summer time my parents would also put my brother and I in camps to keep us busy.
Q: How do you mark your golf ball?
Three red lines, one over the ProV1 for lining up putts and two across the Titleist on either side.
Q: Do you have any siblings? If so, how old?
A younger brother!
Q: What was the last book you read?
Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink
Q: Who would play you in a movie about your life?
Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?
I’m a pretty big philosophy nerd!
Q: What exercise do you dread the most?
Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?
A photo of my friend Annika and her dog Braxton at our early friendsgiving.
Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?
Being so close to Vancouver
Q: Do you have any superstitions?
I always have to start the round with 5 tees in my pocket
Q: What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?
A fidget spinner
Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?
“Space Cadet” by Metro Boomin
Wedges: Vokey SM7
Ball: Titleist ProV