Greg McLaughlin is Scottish Junior Masters champ

Scottish Juniors Masters Bowls champion Greg McLaughlin (15) from Coalburn'2/12/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison
Scottish Juniors Masters Bowls champion Greg McLaughlin (15) from Coalburn'2/12/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison

THE presence of BBC television cameras filming him in action at the Scottish Junior Masters indoor bowls final in Perth didn’t phase Coalburn teenager Greg McLaughlin.

Lesmahagow High School pupil Greg (15), of Shoulderigg Place, coped with the extra exposure admirably to beat his East Kilbride opponent Keiran Clinton 9-7 in the second set.

“This is Greg’s best achievement ever,” said his dad William. “He is absolutely ecstatic.”

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