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Elsa Svensson Season 2024-25

Mariestad, Sweden
High School

Updated Through May 30, 2024

SEC Academic Honor Roll, 2023
SEC All-Freshman Team, 2022

WGCA All-American Scholar, 2022
SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll, 2022

Low (Single Round): 68
–Green Wave Fall Classic (September 12, 2022, 2nd round)
– Illini Women’s Invitational (October 12, 2021, 2nd round)

Low (Single Round to Par): -4
–Green Wave Fall Classic (September 12, 2022, 2nd round)
– Illini Women’s Invitational (October 12, 2021, 2nd round)

Low 54 holes: 210
– Green Wave Fall Classic (September 12-13, 2022)

Best Career Finish: T11
– Green Wave Fall Classic (September 12-13, 2022)

No. of Top 10 Finishes: —

No. of Even or Under Par Rounds: 5
No. of Rounds Played: 37
Stroke Average: 74.70

Played in  three tournaments, The Ally, The Puerto Rico Classic and ULM (Individual) Invitational … Best round was 73 in the Puerto Rico Classic (Feb. 2024). Post 8-over 224 for best aggregate score … Best finish was T42 in The Ally (+14) … Averaged 76.00 for the season … For her career, played 46 rounds with a career average of 74.96.

Played in one event, the Green Wave Fall Classic in NOLA, posting rounds of 71-68-71 for a 6-under 210 to finish in a tie for 11th in a field of 81 … Averaged 74.70 for her 37 rounds over two years for the Tigers.

Participated in all 34 rounds of the season through the SEC Championships … Posted a 2-0-1 record in match play in helping LSU to the SEC Championships, the Tigers first title in over 30 years … Only freshman in the SEC Championship match … Averaged 75.12 for her 34 rounds with a 68 low round in the Illini Women’s Invitational and an even par 71 in the final round of the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate … Part of three LSU wins in the course of the season … Posted second lowest 54-hole total of +7 in the SEC Championships team qualifying (73-75-75) … Finished T23 in two events, Illini Invitational and the Jackson T. Stephens Cup … In the summer, advanced to round of 32 in the (British) Women’s Amateur.

Had a best ranking of 169 in the Women’s World Amateur Golf Rankings … Three-year member of the Swedish National team … Winner of the 2020 Stockholm Amateur golf championship … Competed in the European Girls Team championship in 2018 and 2019 … Bronze media in 2018 event … Won Grand Opening two years in a row (2018, 2019) … Silver media in Swedish Team Championship (2021) … Won Teen Tour Junior Final two straight years (2019, 2020) … 11th in the 2019 Toyota Junior World Championships in Japan.

Born on Jan. 17, 2001 … Right-handed … Parents are Thomas Svensson and Camilla Larsson … One brother, Edvin … On coming to LSU, she said: “The practice facilities give me the opportunity to become as good as I want to. Also, I wanted to be able to practice golf all year round. Here I can practice with an amazing team with great and competitive players” … Attended the same school as LSU alums Madelene Sagstrom and Marina Hedlund … Likes to watch series or movie to relax … Anticipated major at LSU is business … Favorite food is pasta … Favorite dessert is ice cream with berries … Favorite TV Show is “Friends” … Favorite Pro Golfer is Rory McIlroy.

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