Sunday, November 4, 2018

Stirling & Clackmannan win the Inaugural Kingsbarns Girls Classic

Congratulations to the Stirling & Clackmannan team of Natalie Fowler and Eva Woodward who won the inaugural Kingsbarns Girls' Classic yesterday (November 3rd). Scottish Golf invited each County to nominate two girls to play in this development golf event. Professional Heather Macrae also hosted a clinic on the day. Well done to all the East Girls who were selected to play. We hope everyone had a great day!

Eva Woodward and Natalie Fowler

Full results:
1st: Stirling and Clackmannan (Natalie Fowler & Eva Woodward)
T2: Dumfriesshire and Galloway
T4: Dunbartonshire/Aberdeenshire and Midlothian (Carys Irvine & Lisa Macpherson)
T6: East Lothian (Grace Crawford & Cassie Davidson-McQueen) and Renfrewshire
8th: Ayrshire
9th: Lanarkshire
10th: Northern
11th: Perth and Kinross
12th: Fife (Caelan Laesecke & Abigail May)
NS : Borders

Friday, November 2, 2018

Grace Crawford wins East of Scotland Girls Order of Merit - 2018

Congratulations to Grace Crawford, Gullane Ladies, who has won this year's East of Scotland Girls Order of Merit. Grace played especially well in our Summer Meeting and Championship and gained 55 points overall. Alicja Gorka, Royal Musselburgh, was second with 47 points. Carys Irvine, Craigielaw, and Eilidh Henderson, Loretto School, finished in third and fourth places respectively.

Order of Merit Prizewinners
  1. Grace Crawford       55 points
  2. Alicja Gorka            47 points 
  3. Carys Irvine             44 points
  4. Eilidh Henderson     33 points
Well done to all the girls who played in our competition this year and gained points.

Full results:

Name SpringSummer AutumnChampion shipCounty Champion shipTotal
Grace Crawford1015201055
Alicja Gorka1571010547
Carys Irvine415151044
Eilidh Henderson13101033
Mollaidh Nicholson5115324
Porscha Wilson101323
Natalie Fowler3451022
Kirsten Murison9514
Charlene Wilson110314
Alexandra Massey1010
Jessica Walker1010
Lucy Morrison14510
Katie Liddle459
Morgan Graham77
Freya Constable 77
Annie Wilson77
Hannah Robb55
Lisa Macpherson55
Ella Marshall 44
Abby Steedman 44
Eva Woodward 33
Emma Rudd33

Grace Crawford with the East of Scotland Order of Merit Trophy
Grace also won the Stephen Gallacher and the East Girls Championship Trophies

Thank you to Frances Hall, East Lothian Junior Secretary, for the photo.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Alicja Gorka wins Stephen Gallacher Orders of Merit

Congratulations to Alicja Gorka who has won the Stephen Gallacher Orders of Merit for 2018.

Report from Scott Knowles:

'Alicja Gorka (Royal Musselburgh) has been crowned the Stephen Gallacher Foundation Girls Order of Merit Champion for 2018 in both Handicap and Scratch sections.

Alicja won the scratch sections in the East of Scotland Spring Meeting at Elie, Prestonfield and Gifford Opens and did the double in Scratch and handicap at Turnhouse and Mortonhall Opens

The top ten in each section now qualify for our end of season Race to Dunbar on 
Sunday 7th October.' 

Stephen Gallacher U18 Girls Order of Merit - Scratch

1 Alicja Gorka Royal Musselburgh 923
2 Grace  Crawford North Berwick 512
3 Natalie Fowler Bathgate 454
4 Lucy Morrison Craigmillar Park 446
5 Eva Woodward Linlithgow 414
6 Mollaidh Nicholson Prestonfield 408
7 Claire McLaughlin West Kilbride 291
8 Louise Duncan West Kilbride 278
9 Kirsty  Brodie Strathmore 278
10 Carys  Irvine Craigielaw 243

Stephen Gallacher U18 Girls Order of Merit - Handicap

1 Alicja  Gorka Royal Musselburgh 876
2 Eva Woodward Linlithgow 680
3 Mollaidh Nicholson Prestonfield 408
4 Natalie  Fowler Bathgate 375
5 Grace Crawford Gullane Ladies 371
6 Lucy Morrison Craigmillar Park 329
7 Jessica Walker Mortonhall 279
8 Claire McLaughlin West Kilbride 220
9 Lucy Hall Craigmillar Park 200
10 Alejandra De La Fuente Loretto 200

Well done to all the East of Scotland Girls who have qualified for the Finals Day on Sunday 7th October at Dunbar.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Carys Irvine wins Overall Prize at Autumn Meeting

Autumn Meeting

Unfortunately play had to be stopped in the Autumn Meeting as the greens were flooded due to heavy rain throughout the day. As all the girls had completed 9 holes, prizewinners were decided by the scores over 9 holes.
Well done to all the girls who played in these dreadful conditions. In the end the scores were close - congratulations to the prizewinners.

Overall Prize:  Carys Irvine (Craigielaw) 37 - 2.5 = 34.5
Scratch Prize:  Porscha Wilson (Burntisland) 39

Other Prizewinners
Under 18: Lisa Macpherson (Baberton) 50 - 11.5 = 38.5
Under 16: Charlene Wilson (St Regulus) 43 - 5 = 38 (Best last 6 holes)
Under 14: Abby Steedman (Murrayfield) 45 - 8 = 37

Full Scores
Carys Irvine (Craigielaw) 37 - 2.5 = 34.5
Porscha Wilson (Burntisland) 39 - 2 = 37
Abby Steedman (Murrayfield) 45 - 8 = 37
Eva Woodward  (Linlithgow) 49 - 11.5 = 37.5
Charlene Wilson (St Regulus) 43 - 5 = 38
Ella Marshall (Baberton) 45 - 7 = 38
Alicja Gorka (Royal Musselburgh) 43 - 5 = 38
Lisa Macpherson (Baberton) 50 - 11.5 = 38.5
Katie Liddle (Genbervie) 45 - 6 = 39
Freya Constable (Prestonfield) 49 - 10 = 39
Ellie Ferguson (Craigmillar Park) 50 - 10.5 = 39.5
Lucy Morrison (Craigmillar Park) 45 - 4 = 41
Morgan Graham (Falkirk) 46 - 4 = 42
Natalie Fowler (Bathgate) 49 - 6 = 43
Hannah Robb (St Regulus) 50 - 7 = 43

Thank you to Falkirk Golf Club for courtesy of the course for our Autumn Meeting and 9 Hole competition. Many thanks to Jennie Allan, Junior Secretary SCCLGA, for her help with this competition. Thank you also to Jennifer Anderson, Secretary of S&C County Ladies, for checking in the girls and to Sharon Macpherson, Midlothian, for starting the girls off the first tee. We appreciate the counties' support. In spite of the weather, we had an enjoyable day at Falkirk.

Thank you to everyone who has played in our competitions and matches this year. It has been lovely to see so many of you playing and great to see your handicaps coming down. We look forward to see everyone next year.

9  Hole Competition (played from Blue tees)

We also ran a 9 Hole Competition for younger girls in the Counties. It was lovely to meet seven very enthusiastic girls. Even with the rain, everyone completed the 9 holes. Well done to all who played, there were some great scores. Thank you for coming and thanks to the parents who walked round with them. I'm sure some of you will be members of the East of Scotland Girls very soon!

Lara Douglas (Falkirk) 50  
Marisa Foley (Burntisland) 51 
Eilidh Kilpatrick (Fife) 52
Ava Paterson (Falkirk) 53
Megan Fallon (Broomieknowe) 54 
Erin Hagan (Falkirk Tryst) 61
Abbie Millar (Liberton) 89

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Draw - Autumn Meeting

East of Scotland Girls Summer Meeting
Falkirk Golf Club – Sunday 26thAugust 2018


Carys Irvine (Craigielaw)
Porscha Wilson (Burntisland)
Morgan Graham (Falkirk)

Hannah Braidwood (Ladybank)
Lucy Morrison (Craigmillar Park)
Alicja Gorka (Prestonfield)

Charlene Wilson (St Regulus)
 Natalie Fowler (Bathgate)
Katie Liddle (Glenbervie)

Ella Marshall (Baberton)
Hannah Robb (St Regulus)
Abby Steedman (Murrayfield)

Madeleine MacGregor 
Freya Constable (Prestonfield)
Ellie Ferguson (Craigmillar Park)

Lisa Macpherson (Baberton)
Eva Woodward (Linlithgow)
Isobel Clements (Royal Dornoch)

Would all girls please be ready on the first tee 10 minutes before their tee off time.
Normal dress rules apply on the golf course and in the clubhouse.

Call offs, please contact Maggie: 07841 646472 

For call offs on the morning of the competition, please contact the Starter’s Office at Falkirk Golf Club, 01324 611 061 Option 1.

Falkirk Golf Club
136 Stirling Road
Falkirk FK2 7YP

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Reminder - Autumn Meeting

Just a reminder that the Autumn Meeting is being held at Falkirk G C on Sunday 26th August. There is still time to enter. To enter the Autumn Meeting, please Click Here

The draw will be posted in the middle of next week.

This a chance to gain points for the East of Scotland Order of Merit and for the Stephen Gallacher Orders of Merit.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Autumn Meeting Entry

The East of Scotland Girls' Autumn Meeting is being held at Falkirk G C on Sunday 26th August. To enter the Autumn Meeting, please Click Here

We look forward to seeing you then.

Saturday, July 21, 2018

2018 Order of Merit - Grace Crawford in lead after Championship

Grace Crawford (Gullane) leads in the East of Scotland Girls Order of Merit with 45 points after the Summer Meeting and Championship. Alicja Gorka (Royal Musselburgh) has 32 points with Eilidh Henderson (Loretto School) in third place with 23 points. Grace Crawford (Prestonfield) is in fourth place with 21 points.

Points can be gained in the Autumn Meeting being held at Falkirk G C on Sunday 26th August. To enter the Autumn Meeting, please Click Here

Points will also be added for each County Girls Championship at the end of the season. There is still all to play for. Good luck for the rest of the season!

East of Scotland Girls' Order of Merit 2018

County Championship
Grace Crawford 
Alicja Gorka
Eilidh Henderson
Mollaidh Nicholson
Carys Irvine



Kirsten Murison
Natalie Fowler
Alexandra Massey

Jessica Walker

Porscha Wilson 
Lucy Morrison



Charlene Wilson