Mayor Joey Normand presented a Certificate of Commendation to Blake Dayries at the Town’s June 9, 2003 meeting. Blake placed second in the 2003 Division 3 – Class 3A Golf Championship.
Blake is the son of Kris & Dean Fitch, and Jeff & Shannon Andre, the grandson of Richard & Melanie Dayries of Brusly, and Earl & Carol Andre of Erwinville.
In the four years as a varsity golf team member of Division 3, 3A Redemptorist High School, Blake placed 4th or better three times at the State Championships; 3-years All State; 2-years All Metro, 1st team; 2-years invited player on the LA Jr. Cup East Team; won LA Open for Juniors, 2002 and was 3-year MVP at Redemptorist.
Blake’s plans are to play PGA Jr. tournaments, and PGA amateur golf tournaments this summer and attend Baton Rouge Community College in the Fall.