Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Another fine day for the Helen Holm

 Congratulations to Katie Graham on qualifying for the final round of the Helen Holm Scottish Women's Open Championship after a +5 round today to give a +7 total for the two rounds.

Leah Bryce missed the cut by 1 stroke . Unfortunately Megan Docherty had to withdraw before the start of round 2.

Tuesday, 29 June 2021

 It was a gorgeous day for the first round of the Helen Holm Scottish Women's Open at Troon Portland.

A number of our girls are competing Leah Bryce, Megan Dochert,y, Katie Graham and Taylor White..
Scores; Katie Graham +2
Megan Docherty +7
Leah Bryce + 9
Taylor White +12
The leader is Hannah Darling -5 with Louise Duncan, Chloe Goadby and Jasmine Mackintosh on -4.

Sunday, 27 June 2021

 Some of our girls,( Leah Bryce, Abigail McCafferty and Jodie Graham) played in the 36 hole Junior Tour Event at Royal Musselburgh this weekend. Results are below. Well done girls

Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Online Entry Forms for July Competitions are now available

The links to the Entry Forms for the July Spoon, the Morison Cup, Blackjack Cup and Junior Championship are now on the sidebar.

The July Spoon is on 14th July at Bishopbriggs GC. the Junior girl with the lowest net score will win the Nancy's Cup.

The Morison Cup on 26th July at Wishaw GC is a 36 hole scratch strokeplay competition for those with a handicap of 20.4 or less.  For Juniors the first round also counts for the Junior Championship. For others the first round also counts for the Blackjack Cup.

The Blackjack Cup at Wishaw GC on 26th July is an 18 hole handicap strokeplay competition. with no handicap limit.

The Junior Championship at Wishaw GC on 26th July is an 18 hole strokeplay competition with a scratch and handicap trophy. It is open to all those under the age of 18 on 1st January 2021. No handicap limit.   

Tuesday, 22 June 2021

Interview of Mhairi McKay by Martin Dempster of the Scotsman

Honorary member of LLCGA, former professional on the LPGA and daughter of our President Mary and sister of captain Fiona Norris was interviewed for the Scotsman recently about her golfing history including the influence of her family especially her elder sister Fiona, her amateur career, her  time at Stanford University when Tiger Woods was a fellow student and her successful professional career including her appearances in Solheim Cup teams.

To view a fuller account of the interview go to the West of Scotland website or click on the following link to view the full article: Newspaper Article 

Monday, 21 June 2021

June Spoon Results

 On a lovely day for golf, the June Spoon was held today at Hamilton Golf Club which  we thank for the use of the course which was in nice condition.


Division 1

Katie Scott                Strathaven         74 (5) 69

Neave Marshall         Cathkin Braes    83(13) 70

Leah Bryce                Sandyhills          78(6) 72 acb

Fiona Norris               Hamilton            76(4) 72

Scratch:  Katie Scott   

Division 2

Marie Kirk                   Drumpellier        100(30) 70

Christine Paterson        Strathaven           94(23)  71

Christine Main             Hayston              94(22)  72                           

Scratch: Christine Main 94 BIH

Wednesday, 16 June 2021

Dunbarton and Argyll win West Inter County Matches

At the start of day 3 three of the counties were in contention to win. In a close match with some close games between Ayrshire and D&A , D&A won by 4.5 to 3.5.

This meant that D&A could only be beaten if Renfrewshire beat Lanarkshire. After 6 games were completed the score in that match  was 3 all but Lanarkshire won the last 2 games at the 18th to win 5 to 3.    

To view more photographs of day 3 click on the link below

More Photographs

To view photographs of all three days taken by Fiona Armour of Renfrewshire go to the West of Scotland Website.

Tuesday, 15 June 2021

Inter County Foursomes Day 2


Renfrewshire> 4  D&A  4

Lanarkshire: 6 1/2  Ayrshire 1 1/2

More Photographs

Draw for June Spoon at Hamilton

LLCGA June Spoon: Hamilton  GC

Time Player Club H'cap

10.00 Katie Graham Hamilton 1

Katie Scott Strathaven 4

Fiona Norris Hamilton 4

10.07 Dierdie Anderson Dullater 12

Abigail McCafferty Airdrie 11

Liz Lees Hamilton 11

10.15 Elaine Morris Hamilton 15

Anne Lloyd Hayston 18

Neve Marshall Cathkin Braes 13

10.22 Pat Casey Hayston 20

Kay Cherrie Crow Wood 19

Dawn Warnock Bothwell 19

10.30 Sheena Boyd Lenzie 21

Roxy Brown Hamilton 28

10.37 Anne Mungall Airdrie 21

  Maj Stewart Hamilton 24

10.45 Christine Main Hayston 23

Pam Rice Strathaven 28

Heather Stewart Hamilton 21

10.52 Nora Wilson Strathaven 27

Barbara Brown Larkhall 33

Marie Kirk Drumpelier 29

1.30 Clare Queen Drumpelier 1

Leah Bryce Sandyhills 6

1.37 May Hughes Lanark 5

Janice Paterson Drumpelier 8

1.45 Irene Morrison Drumpelier 13

Lesley Neil Hamilton 17

Mari Scott Strathaven 17

1.52 Sarah Parker Drumpelier 20

Fiona McWhirter Cathcart Castle 20

Susan Halley Strathaven 17

2.00 Marion Craig Strathaven 21

Helen Wilson Drumpelier 24

Christine Paterson Strathaven 22

2.07 Anne Cameron Strathaven 22

Margaret Marshall Wishaw 23

Anne Morrison Carluke 26

2.17 Linda Syme Strathaven 30

Margaret Allan Hollandbush 38

Francis Stobo Strathaven 33

Monday, 14 June 2021

West Inter County Matches Day1


Dunbarton &Argyll 4 1/2  Lanarkshire 3 !/2

Ayrshire 2   Renfrewshire 6

Match Points :D&A  2

Renfrewshire 2

Lanarkshire 0

Ayrshire 0



Sunday, 13 June 2021

Some Jamboree teams from the past

This year's Jamboree starts at Cardross GC tomorrow. 

Some of teams from the past. Some players still in this year's squads,

Strathaven 1989

                                                                   Kilmacolm 1990
And more up to date:

Lanark 2005


Saturday, 12 June 2021

Death of Past President

 It is with much sadness that I announce the death last night of past president and captain, Margo Bauer.
She celebrated her100th birthday in April.
 Margo has also been President of SLGA and Chairman of LGU and was a vice president of
She was a lovely lady who always had a smile and greeting for everyone. She supported the county well, attending county events long after she gave up playing and until her health prevented her.
We extend our sympathy to her family.

Louise wins Amateur Championship

 Many congratulations to Ayrshire's Louise Duncan who today won the Amateur Championship at Kilmarnock Barassie Golf Club. She had a great win over Joanna Lee Ludviksdott from Iceland by 9&8.

Louise is the first Scottish player to win the British Amateur in 24 years

Wednesday, 9 June 2021

Lanarkshire Team for Inter County Matches

The following players will represent Lanarkshire in the Inter County Matches at Cardross Golf Club from Monday 14th to Wednesday 16th June.

Due to COVID restrictions the Jamboree will have a different format this year with no Foursomes but with 8 singles each day.


Kirsten Brown

Megan Docherty

Katie Graham

Lesley Lloyd

Fiona Norris

Eva O’Connor

Molly Richmond

Katie Scott

Susan Wood

Susan Woodhouse


Cathkin Braes Ladies Open Tri Am

 Cathkin Braes are holding an Open Ladies Tri Am on 25th August, Cost £10,

Times are going fast. To book go to the following link

Tuesday, 8 June 2021

It's a draw !

to Ayrshire and Renfrewshire, joint winners of the Kennedy Salver at the West Junior Inter County Matches today at a very warm and sunny Irvine Golf Club.

D&A were 3rd and Lanarkshire 4th.
The girls enjoyed the course and the club looked after the girls and officials well.
To view more photographs click on the link below
The girls in the Lanarkshire team were: Leah Bryce, Jodie Graham, Amelia Cochrane, Neve Marshall and Ruby Thomson.

Wednesday, 2 June 2021

Hayston GC Mixed Open on Sunday

 Hayston  GC  are holding a Mixed Open Texas Scramble this Sunday, 6th June. There are still times available. To book online please click on the link below.

Tuesday, 1 June 2021

A Beautiful Day for the Inter County Foursomes Finals

 Today at East Kilbride Golf Club the competitors enjoyed the warm sunny weather and the course which was in excellent condition. Many thanks to East Kilbride GC for granting us courtesy and to the bar and catering staff for looking after our needs so well.



1 Susan Woodhouse & Taylor White (missing from photo), Lanarkshire , 73

2 Jan Macnab & Alison Macnab, Renfrewshire 79


 1 Sarah Parker & Helen Wilson, Lanarkshire, 67.5

2 Fiona Norris & Morag Macdonald, Lanarkshire, 70

3. Janet Harkness & Elspeth Howie, Ayrshire, 70.5

4. Roisin Black  & Margaret Adams, Renfrewshire, 71

Congratulations Megan

Congratulations to Megan Docherty on winning the Barrie Douglas Junior Masters at Strathmore GC  at the weekend. This is a three round event over the par 73 course. Megan scored 73, 72,72 to win by 8 shots from Rachael Foster. 

Katie Graham was 11th and Jodie Graham 17th.