Sunday, June 19, 2016

East of Scotland Order of Merit 2016

We will award prizes to the four leading players in the Order of Merit.
  • For each County junior championship: 10,7,5,3 points will be awarded to the Champion, Runner-Up, 3rd. and 4th places respectively.
  • For each East of Scotland GGA meeting: 15,13,11,9,7,5,3,1 points will be awarded for the best 8 scratch scores.
  • For the East of Scotland Girls' Championship: 20,15,10,10,5,5,5,5 points will be awarded to the champion, runner-up, semi-finalists and quarter-finalists respectively.
Enter as many competitions as you can; they all count for the Order of Merit. 

Points awarded for the Spring Meeting are as follows:

County Championship
Emma Morrison
Eilidh Crawford
Grace Crawford
Megan Linton
Morgan Graham
Emily Rigg
Lauren Reid
Carys Irvine

There is still time to enter the East Girls' Summer Meeting & Championship at Prestonfield on 4th & 5th July. Enter online - click 'fixtures' on left hand side of this page.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Scottish National Events

Scottish Golf Ltd is holding the following events in the East of Scotland in July and August:

The Scottish Girls’ Amateur Championship is being held at Baberton Golf Club from 19th to 22nd July 2016.

2 qualifying stroke play rounds, then matchplay.

Enter on Scottish Golf website:
Check conditions of play. Closing Date for entry: 16 June 2016

Loretto School Boys’ and Girls’ U14 Open Championship at Craigielaw Golf Club on 8th & 9th August.
Closing Date for entry: 7 July 2016

Scottish Girls’ U16 Open Championship at Aberdour Golf Club on 11th & 12th August.

Closing Date for entry: 7 July 2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Summer Meeting and Championship

This year’s Summer Meeting and Championship will be played at Prestonfield Golf Club on Monday 4th July and Tuesday 5th July. We are hoping for a large entry so please enter as soon as you can. Click Fixtures on the left hand side of this page to enter.

Players with best 8 gross scores in the Summer Meeting will qualify for the Championship Matchplay. The Quarter Finals will be played on Monday 4th July (afternoon) and the Semi Finals and Final will be played on Tuesday 5th July.

We are looking forward to seeing everyone at Prestonfield.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Photos from East Girls v West Girls match

East Team

Left to right: Eilidh Henderson, Charlene Wilson, Anna McKay, Morgan Graham, Catherine Milne, Amy Foster, Lauren Lee and Emma Morrison

East Girls and West Girls before the match

East Girls, Anna McKay and Eilidh Henderson, present the Trophy to Katie Scott, West Girls
(Great speeches girls - thank you all)

Winning West Girls Team

Sunday, May 15, 2016

West Girls win Mhairi Mackay Trophy at Kingsknowe

Congratulations to the West Girls who won this year's match against the East Girls by 5 matches to 3 at Kingsknowe Golf Club to win the Mhairi Mackay Trophy for the first time since 2013. All the games were closely contested and played in the best of spirits with all the girls enjoying their annual get together. Conditions were ideal for golf, sunny with a light breeze, and spectators were treated to a high standard of golf. Well played, girls.

Well done to the West Girls on their great win this year and our thanks to the East Girls' team who played well but just lost out this time.

Our thanks to Kingsknowe Golf Club for courtesy of the course, which was in excellent condition, and for the warm welcome and excellent catering after the match. Many thanks to Louise Fraser, Club Captain of Kingsknowe G C who welcomed  everyone and started all the girls off the first tee. We appreciate your support of our match.

Result: East Girls 3 West Girls 5

Full results, East names first:

Lauren Lee lost to Jillian Farrell 2 & 1
Emma Morrison lost to Jennifer Rankine  2 holes
Anna McKay beat Katie Scott 1 hole
Eilidh Henderson beat Fiona Rattray 1 hole
Catherine Milne lost to Rachel Foster 6 & 5
Morgan Graham lost to Kirsty Stewart 1 hole
Charlene Wilson lost to Justine Fulton 6 & 5
Amy Foster beat Alison MacNab 1 hole

Apologies for the delay - photos to follow