Another Win for Louise Martin

Another win for Louise Martin! Louise has won the Junior Girls Competition at the Alfred Dunhill Schools Challenge which took place on Sunday 26th September at The Dukes Course St Andrews. A winning score of net 72. Well done Louise! The annual event, open to school-aged boys and girls across Scotland precedes next week’s 20th […]

Captains Report from the Cuthbertson Cup 2021

East Lothian hosted this year’s Cuthbertson Cup at Kilspindie Golf Club on Sunday 26th September. Teams of four from East Lothian, Midlothian, Fife and Stirling & Clackmannanshire arrived at the Club on what was a very blustery day.  The wind however didn’t affect the girls golf and they all put on a fine display of […]

Cuthbertson Cup Results

During this mornings singles matches our girls put up a great fight in some what windy conditions. Ellie secured an early point for the team and although the other matches were all close and hard fought it was Stirling & Clackmannanshire who went through as the winners into the afternoon. Midlothian won over Fife.   […]

Congratulations Lousie Martin

Congratulations to Louise Martin winner of the Stephen Gallacher Foundation  Short Course Order of Merits for 2021 – Under 14 girls . Throughout the season Louise has competed in various events counting towards her fantastic win. Well done Louise! We are proud of you! Click on “Short Course Groups” at the following link: https://www.sgfoundation.co.uk/order-of-merits-2021/   […]

East Lothian Junior Golf League 2021 MD8

Congratulations to our East Lothian Girls Team who won MD8 with 156 points averaging 39 for the four counting scores. An excellent result! The league continues with MD9 taking place on Gullane 2 on Sunday 19 September.

ELLCGA Juniors Spring Meeting Results

ELLCGA’s Junior Spring Meeting was held at Haddington GC on Sunday 25 July. The results were as follows: Evie McCallum, gross 82, nett 72 Lucy Thomas, gross 86, nett 72 Louise Martin, gross 87 nett 71 Lucy Hall gross 91, nett 82 Ellie Bent, gross 95, nett 83 So the winner of the Scratch Prize, […]

Junior Match Days

KILSPINDIE A successful day for our ELL girls team Lucy, Rebecca, Louise and Molly. The girls managed to escape the rain and thunder and lightning achieving a great score of 151 and were just pipped at the post by West Links 152. Well done girls!             DUNBAR A fabulous weather […]

Captains’ Championship Report

After last weekends excitement in the early rounds of the Championship we were back at North Berwick for the semi finals and finals on Sunday.  We were to be treated to some wonderful golf seeing tough battles in the Championship semi final and final along with the Handicap Quaich.  The sun was shining on us […]

Junior Summer Meeting

I don’t think any of our girls will have played a Summer Meeting in October before but on Sunday we held the ELLCGA Girls’ Summer Meeting alongside the ELJGL Championship on Gullane No 3.  There were 11 girls playing in total, 8 of whom are members of ELLCGA. It was a lovely Autumn day at […]

Juniors play with Catriona Matthew

Three juniors – Lucy Thomas, Ellie Bent and Ala Gorka enjoyed a great game with Catriona Matthew on North Berwick West Links this morning.  The weather was kind to them and Catriona and Lucy challenged Ellie and Ala to a match. It was very closely fought with some great golf played by all the girls […]

Grace Crawford wins the East of Scotland Championship

Using a putter borrowed from her brother Grace won the East of Scotland Championship with a 73 on the Jubilee course at St Andrews. With 4 birdies and 12 pars In her round Grace won by two shots from fellow County member Clara Young. Congratulations from all our County members.  

Grace Crawford Breaks Course Record At Winterfield

Many congratulations to our youngest ELLCGA champion, Grace Crawford. It has taken some time but we have managed to confirm with Winterfield that her score at our Autumn Meeting is a new ladies’ course record. Grace’s 65 was the thirteen year old’s lowest ever round and the lowest ladies score since Winterfield was altered six […]

Junior News – “Spring Meeting” and Championship

At last we were able to hold a competition for the ELLCGA Girls! Yesterday we held the Girls’ Spring (!) Meeting and Championship on Gullane No 2.  The weather was great for the time of year with plenty sunshine and not much wind. The girls were pleased to see each other and nearly all of […]

Kingsbarns Girls Classic

ELLCGA Junior Girls were invited by Scottish Golf and Kingsbarns Golf Links to participate in the Kingsbarns Girls Classic on Saturday 2nd November. This exciting event is now in its second year and is a legacy of Kingsbarns hosting the Women’s British Open in 2017. Scottish Golf’s aim is to give developing young female golfers […]

East Lothian Junior Golf Championships 2019

The East Lothian Junior Golf Championships 2019 was played for at The Glen Golf Club on Tuesday 15th October.  There were 58 Competitors including 11 girls.  The highest number of Girls since the event started in 1998. The East Lothian Girls who were able to play in the Championship were Grace Crawford, Lucy Thomas, Ala […]

Cuthbertson Cup Report

The Cuthbertson Cup was held at Falkirk Tryst Golf Club on Sunday 29th September 2019. The Cuthbertson Cup was presented by Mrs. Shelagh Cuthbertson of Midlothian and was first contested in 1957. It is an annual match played in one day between teams of 4 girls from each of East Lothian, Fife, Midlothian and Stirling […]

Grace Crawford Scottish Under 14 Champion

Grace Crawford from Gullane Golf Club who won the Scottish Under 14 Championship after a playoff with Kasumi Tran of Wales. Grace who was part of the Scotland Girls’ Home International team just last week, reached the turn in three-under, level par overall, to close the overnight deficit and reach the top of the leaderboard […]

Grace Crawford Selected For Scotland Under 18 Girls

Congratulations to our ELLCGA champion Grace Crawford, who has been selected to play for Scotland U18 Girls in the Home Internationals. This is the first time that Grace will play for her country and I am sure that all of ELLCGA are very proud that Grace has been given this opportunity. The competition is being […]

ELLCGA JUNIOR REPORT – June 2019

ELLCGA JUNIOR REPORT Since the last meeting we have had 5 ELJGL Match Days at North Berwick West Links, Longniddry, Gifford, Castle Park and Dunbar. At Longniddry we also held the ELLCGA Junior Spring Meeting and had 9 girls competing. Grace Crawford won with an excellent 40 points, Emma Chapman was 2nd, also with 40 […]

East Lothian Girls Win at Gifford

69 junior golfers played in the East Lothian Junior League at Gifford. The winning Team were the East Lothian Girls with a best 4 total of 160, beating Glen by 2 points and West Links by 5. A great result, well done girls. Further information can be found at this link: http://eastlothianjuniorgolf.org.uk/md4-at-gifford-draw/

Juniors’ Spring Meeting

It was lovely to see the sunshine and lots of happy golfers at Longniddry yesterday. Although the wind got up in the afternoon, it was a great day for some good golf. We had 9 girls competing for the Spring Meeting and they were all representing either East Lothian or their own club. There was […]

Junior News – March 2019

The first ELJGL Match Day was held at Gullane on 17th March. It was a very windy day but the girls enjoyed playing together. Four scores out of 6 count for the overall team score and we finished 6th out of 12 teams. Lucy Thomas had the best girl’s score with 41 points which was […]

Junior Update

Junior Convenor, Frances Hall sent this photo of the East Lothian Junior League team at Pinehurst. There are more photos and stories on the ELJL website, it makes for a really interesting read. http://eastlothianjuniorgolf.org.uk/socialising-in-pinehurst/  

Junior Prize Giving 2018

A very good year for our junior golfers among their many successes Grace Crawford won the East of Scotland Girls Order of Merit and Ala Gorka won the Stephen Gallacher Order of Merit with Grace as runner up. The full report can be found at this link:- Juniors report The full list of junior prizewinners […]

Junior Autumn Meeting

The Junior Autumn Meeting was held on the 9th of September at Gullane, in conjunction with ELJGL Match Day. Well done to everyone who played, it was very windy but hopefully all the players enjoyed their golf and had good fun on the golf course.  Thank you to Dave Warren for organising and including us […]