Craig takes big leap of faith into paid ranks
Golfer Craig Lawrie has decided to follow in his father's footsteps after making the decision to turn professional.
The 18-year-old, the eldest son of 1999 Open champion Paul, will play his first event as a professional at the North-east Alliance meeting at the McDonald club, Ellon, today.
Craig, who plays off a handicap of plus one, has enjoyed a successful year, finishing top amateur at the British Par 3 Cham- pionship as well as winning the Deeside club junior championship and men's stroke play championship.
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