Meet the LET Rookies - Part 5

We showcase nine of the 43 talented golfers who are set for their rookie season on the Ladies European Tour in 2013.
 
 Galina Rotmistrova of Russia

We showcase nine of the 43 talented golfers who are set for their rookie season on the Ladies European Tour in 2013.

Megan Grehan

Country: USA

Date of Birth Dec 26, 1988 

Place of Birth New York City, NY

Turned professional: Jul 31, 2012

Height: 5'4" 

Hair colour: Blonde

Eye colour: Blue

Started golf: May 01, 1994

Greatest influence: Parents.

Hobbies/interests: Food, cooking, shopping and dogs.

Amateur record: 2002 and 2003 NY State Amateur Champion (Youngest ever at age 13). Four-Time AJGA All-American( 2004-2007). Played in 3 US Women's Opens (2004, 2005, 2006). Made match play at US Amateur in 2006.

University: Vanderbilt University, Human Organisational Development.

COllege record: NGCA All-American Scholar Team (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) SEC Honor Roll (2009, 2010, 2011) SEC Second Team (2011), SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll Hold Vanderbilt University's low round scoring record, 65 (-7). Birdied first playoff hole to help team advance to NCAA nationals in 2011.

Greatest achievements: Played first professional event on Suncoast series in July 2012.

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School: T49th

 

Breanna Elliott

Country: Australia

Date of Birth: Nov 30, 1991

Place of Birth: Yarrawonga

Turned professional: Dec 02, 2012

Height: 6 ft

Hair colour: dark brown

Eye colour: greeny brown

Started golf: aged 14

Greatest influences: Father, Tony Elliott

Hobbies/interests: films and books.

Education: High School

Current residence: Australia

Amateur record: Tied 17th at Final Stage of LPGA Tour School for 2013 season. 2012 Victories: NSW Strokeplay Champion, SA Strokeplay Champion, WA Strokeplay Champion, WA Amateur Champion, Australian Strokeplay Champion, Trans National Women's Amateur Champion (USA), Trans Tasmen Team member.

Other Results: 2012 US Amateur top 32; Lake Maquarie Amateur 2nd place; In 2011: St Rule Trophee 2nd (UK); NSW Open tied 8th; British Amateur top 32; US Amateur top 64; Lake Maquarie Amateur Champion. 2010 QLD Strokeplay Champion and Australian Interstate Teams Champions- Victoria.

Member of the 2011/2012 Queen Sirikit Team, 2010/2012 Trans Tasmen Team, 2012 Espirito World Teams- T3rd, 2011/2012 National Squad

Member and 2010 Interstate Teams Champions- Victoria.

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School for 2013: T49th.

 

Isabella Ramsay

Country: Sweden

Date of Birth:     Jul 12, 1987

Place of Birth: Brunnby

Club: Arild GK 

Turned professional: Apr 10, 2006

Height: 1.72m

Colour of Hair: Blonde

Colour of Eyes: Green

Started to play golf: Apr 03, 1993 

Greatest influence: Golf teacher Peter Hansson

Hobbies: Tennis, Badminton 

Career Highlights: 2nd on the Nordea Tour Order of Merit 2012. Two wins on the Nordea Tour in 2012.  

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School: T49th

 

Christine Wolf

Country: Austria

Date of Birth: Mar 05, 1989 

Place of Birth: Rum 

Turned professional: Sep 14, 2012

Height: 172 cm 

Hair colour: Brown

Eye colour: Brown

Started golf: May 01, 1999

Greatest influence: Hansi Lamberg

Hobbies/interests: Skiing, mountain biking, rock climbing, swimming, tennis,etc.  

University: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, BS in Marketing.

University Record: Finished 2nd at 2008 Larry Nelson Collegiate; 3rd at 2008 Chris Banister Classic; 3rd at 2009 Golfweek Conference Challenge, 9th at 2010 Mercedes-Benz Women's Championship,

1st at 2011 Eagle Landing Invitational.Set tournament and school records with that win for 18, 36, and 54 holes. (66/141/209=-7). Two-time all Socon performer 2008,2011 Academic All-Conference 2008-2011.

Career highlights: Qualified and played in the US Women's Open 2011 (Still as an Amateur).

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School: T57th

 

Isabell Gabsa

Country: Germany

Date of birth: Jun 07, 1995

Place of birth: Munich

Turned professional: 1st January 2013

Height: 170cm

Hair colour: Brown

Eye colour: Grey/green

Started golf: May 01, 1999

Hobbies/interests: Cooking, sports and music.

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School: T57th

 

Jessica Karlsson

Country: Sweden

Date of Birth: Aug 25, 1992

Place of Birth: Karlstad 

Turned professional: Apr 22, 2012

Height:183 cm

Hair colour: Blonde

Eye colour: Blue

Started golf: Jun 12, 2002

Hobbies/interests: All different kinds of exercise, mostly weight lifting, spending time with my family and friends. Watching all types of sports. 

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School: T60th

 

Louise Kristersson

Country: Sweden

Date of Birth: Dec 26, 1990

Turned professional: Apr 27, 2012

Height: 1.69m

Hair colour: Blonde

Eye colour: Brown

Started golf: Jul 01, 1995

Hobbies/interests: Family, friends, sports and music.

University: One year at Texas Christian University. Currently studying Sport Science at Scandinavian School of Golf in Halmstad.

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School: T60th

 

Galina Rotmistrova

Country: Russia

Date of Birth: 16th November 1986 

Place of Birth:  Moscow region, Russia

Turned professional: May 2009

Height: 176cm

Hair colour: red

Eye colour: Blue

Started golf: 8 years old (1994)

Greatest influences: Sportswomen.

Hobbies/interests: snowboarding , pschycology

Current residence: Moscow, Russia

Amateur record:67, Russian Champion

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School for 2013: T63rd.

 

Danielle McVeigh

Country: Ireland

Date of birth: Sep 14, 1987

Place of Birth Northern Ireland 

Turned professional: Aug 01, 2011

Height: 6 feet

Hair colour: Brown

Eye colour: Blue

Started golf: May 01, 1999

Greatest influences: My dad and coaches through the years including David Kearney and now Neil Manchip.

Hobbies/interests: Socialising with friends, concerts and music festivals.

Amateur record: Welsh Strokeplay Champion 2009, British Strokeplay Champion 2009 and Scottish Strokeplay Champion 2010.

University: NUI Maynooth, Business and Management and also attended Texas A&M.

Position at Lalla Aicha Tour School: 66th

 

 

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Published: 20/01/2013

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