Laurent Desmarchais

Longueuil, Qué. • National Amateur Squad

General Facts

  • Date of birth May 4, 2001
  • Hometown Longueuil, Qué.
  • Home club Vallée du Richelieu Golf Club
  • School University of Tennessee
  • Years in team 4 (2021, 2022 Amateur Squad | 2019, 2020 Junior Squad)

Notable moments

  • T9 – 2021 Canadian Men’s Amateur Championship
  • T7 – 2021 Porter Cup
  • Champion – 2020 Canada Life Series Championship at TPC Toronto
  • T10 – 2020 Canada Life Series at Bear Mountain (Mountain Course)
  • T8 – 2020 Quebec Men’s Amateur
  • T4 – 2019 Canadian Junior Boys Championship
  • Champion- 2019 Pacific Northwest Amateur Championship
  • Champion – 2018 PING CCAA National Championship
  • Champion – 2018 Quebec Junior Boys Championship
  • Champion – 2018 Golf Québec Junior Provincial Match-Play
  • Champion – 2018 Future Links Ontario Championship
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Q & A

  • Q: How did you get into golf?

    My dad introduced me when I was 3. I was hitting balls in the yard and that’s where my passion comes from.

  • Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?

    I am a good tennis player.

  • Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?

    Old Montréal

  • Q: Do you have any superstitions?

    No

  • Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?

    “Faith” by George Michael

Equipment

Driver: Titleist 917 D2 9.5 degree loft
Woods: Titleist 917 f2 15 degree loft
Irons: Titleist AP2 pw-F4 et F3 T-MB
Wedges: Titleist Vokey 50,54,60
Putter: Scotty Cameron Newport 2
Ball: Titleist ProV1