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Young golfers show mettle

Simmers Cup winner, Aaron Hall, from Prestonpans Primary School, with Graeme Simmers.

Simmers Cup winner, Aaron Hall, from Prestonpans Primary School, with Graeme Simmers.

More than 100 of Scotland’s talented young golfers converged on Haddington Golf Club for the 15 playing of the Loretto Golf Academy Junior Championship and Simmers Cup.

Prizes were presented by Graeme Simmers CBE, 2001/02 Captain of The Royal and Ancient Club, St Andrews, and donor of Loretto’s Simmers Cup.

Graeme Simmers was educated at Loretto School. He qualified as a chartered accountant in 1959 and was a director and chairman of the Scottish Highland Hotels Group, a member of the Scottish Tourist Board from 1979-1986 and chairman of the Scottish Sports Council from 1992-1999.ship Committee from 1983-1991 and during the last three years in that committee served as its Chairman.

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