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 […]