The Junior Vagliano Trophy – Grace Crawford selected for team.

The Junior Vagliano Trophy is an annual girls amateur golf tournament. It is co-organised by the R&A and the European Golf Association and is contested by teams representing “Great Britain and Ireland” and the “Continent of Europe”.  The match is for junior girls aged 16 and under.  We are delighted to report that Grace Crawford […]

Junior Summer Meeting

The Junior Summer Meeting took place at Kilspindie on Sunday 3rd July. Conditions were challenging for all who took part in the blustery winds. Congratulations go to the winners: – 1st Scratch – Evie McCallum 74 1st Handicap – Ellie Bent 72   The next Match Day is at Craigielaw on Monday 18th July followed […]

Grace Crawford wins R&A Girls Under 16 Amateur Championship

Just eight days after winning the Helen Holme cup Grace Crawford  has done it again. This time winning the R&A Girls under 16 Amateur Championship, a leading event for up-and-coming female golfers. This year the 54-hole stroke play event took place at Enville Golf Club in the Midlands with a field of 88 players competing […]

Junior Golf League MD3 and Spring Meeting

The El girls team did fantastically well despite the tough cold and windy conditions returning some great scores from the match at Longniddry Golf Club. A fantastic 47 points from Molly Chapman. Ava Simon 38 points Louise Martin 36 points Evie McCallum 34 points It was also our Spring Meeting , well done to Molly […]

9 Shot Win for Evie McCallum

A very impressive 9 shot win for Evie McCallum in The Junior Tour Event at Kilspindie Golf Club this Easter weekend. Evie posted a score of 139 (-1) for the two round competition.

Grace Crawford Wins Helen Holm Scottish Women’s Open

The Helen Holm Scottish Women’s Open took place this Easter Weekend. Played annually at Royal Troon the format is a 54 hole stroke play competition contested over three days. The first two rounds are played on the Portland course and the final on the Old Course. This year’s  tournament saw a strong international field gather […]

East Girls v West Girls

Great result for The East girls at Aberdour today.  Brilliant matchplay golf which resulted in 5.5 to 2.5 victory over The West girls to win the Mhairi McKay Trophy. East have a very young and talented side so a great win. Congratulations and well done to East Girls. Shona Paton Junior Convenor ELLCGA

350th Anniversary of Musselburgh Old Course – Sky TV

East Lothian Junior League had 3 players involved in a filming by Sky TV at Musselburgh Old Course. Our very own Louise Martin was one of the volunteers along with Rory Leishman and Cameron Brown. Here is a photo of Louise in action. Thanks for volunteering. I’m sure it was a great experience for all […]

Kingsbarns Girls Classic

ELLCGA junior girls were once again invited to participate in the Kingsbarns Girls Classic which took place on Sunday 7th November. Evie McCallum and Louise Martin were selected to represent East Lothian and were delighted to have +2 handicapper Lucy Simpson from the R+A join them in the Texas Scramble format. The team played well […]

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 […]