Southeastern Louisiana Athletics- Staff Directory
Southeastern Louisiana Athletics
Southeastern Louisiana University golf coach Tim Baldwin is in his 25th season with the Lions and has established a consistently competitive golf program among his peers in the conference as well as nationally since his arrival in 1988.
In a stellar coaching career that has spanned four decades, Baldwin
has produced 53 All-Conference players including eight conference Players of the Year, 43 All-Louisiana selections with golfers 22 times being selected either Player, Freshman or Newcomer of the Year.
In addition, Baldwin
has had three players named NCAA Division I All-Americans in Martin duToit (1997), Andy Smith (2002) and Philipp Westermann (2010) along with 10 Academic All-Americans: Anders Hofvander (2005), Hugo Leon (2006) Brett Bergeron (2006-07), Matthew Carvell, (2008-09), Cedric Scotto (2010-11) and Rhys West (2012).
During his 24 years as head coach for the Lions, Baldwin
has had seven players selected as at-large entries into the NCAA Division I Regional Championships with Jon Zieske (1989), Sean Halloran (1994), Martin duToit (1997), Francois Nicolas (1999), Andy Smith (2001), Matthew Carvell (2009) and Cedric Scotto (2009).
In 1998, Baldwin
was honored by the Golf Coaches Association of America
(GCAA) as District Coach of the Year and has picked up and unprecedented seven Louisiana Sports Writers Association
(LSWA) Coach of the Year honors ('89, '92, '94, '98, '99, '00, '07).
was twice named Trans America Conference Coach of the Year (1992 and 1994) and is a three-time Southland Conference Coach of the Year (1998, 2000 and 2010)
In addition to his many honors and accomplishments, Baldwin has served on the NCAA District 3-South selection committee, including the chair position in 1998-99.
achieved international acclaim when he
guided the United States to a 13-stroke victory at the 2000 World Junior Golf Team Championship in Kobe, Japan.
A native of Goodrich, Michigan, Baldwin
has been associated with the Southeastern golf program since joining the team as a freshman in 1983.
He was a four-year letter winner at Southeastern and served as team captain in his senior campaign while leading the team in stroke average.
Following graduation, Baldwin served as an assistant golf professional at Bay Tree Resort in North Myrtle Beach, S.C.
soon returned to Hammond to assume the head coaching duties in August of 1988 as one of the youngest Division I head coaches in the country (22 years, 11 months).
quickly established himself as a winner by guiding the team to a school-record four tournament championships.
, 46, is the father of two daughters, Brienne and Hailey, and resides in Hammond.