Category: Sports

PVMGA – January 2017 results

Bob Armstrong, Publicity So the full-time residents are finally moth-balling their cold weather garments and blending in with our snowbird friends while we all enjoy the best time of the year! Following are the results for the Palo Verde Mens Golf Association’s most recent events: A Home and Home tournament with Sun Lakes Country Club…

IronOaks Tennis Club holds Jason Morton USTA Competition

Denise Lott The Jason Morton Tournament, being held at IronOaks Tennis Club on March 2-5, 2017, is a USTA Level II tournament. As a sectional level event, participants can receive ranking points. In addition, there are cash awards for all levels of play. Tennis professional Josh Bates will be coordinating the matches. Meals and snacks…

PV Ladies Golf off to a great start in 2017

Liz DeMichael, Publicity Chairman 1/03. The Cotton/Verde Tournament was held at Palo Verde, and for the first time in several years, it did not rain. The results were as follows: Flight 1: Jo Crook, Tammy Visser, Pat McRoberts and Wanda Wiggins. Flight 2: Penny Nowicki, Jan Nelson, Marky Wilson, Ginger Mays, Cheryl Reed, Sandy Johnson,…

Yes, The Judge wields a mean cuestick

Willie Foster The interesting thing about Judge Michael O’Rourke is his somewhat storied past prior to arrival in Sun Lakes. According to Judge O’Rourke, he and his wife Tuny came to Sun Lakes as “snow birds” from Minnesota in 2006 to join his brother and several close friends. He joined the IronOaks Breakers pool league…

Men’s Niners January results

Jim Wegman, Publicity The Niners golf league has reached a membership level not seen in many years; we now have 87 members. Let’s welcome our newest member Steve Frazier. Winners: 01/05/2017 Best Balls Par 3-4-5 Palms. 1st Marvin Carmickle, Bob Hiller, Renny Vowell, 2nd Larry Johnson, Larry Burke, Rich Funk, 3rd Mike Osborn, Dennis Clark, Jim…

Oasis Park Spring Bocce Tournament this March

Ellen Williams Oasis Park will be hosting a Spring Bocce Tournament for its members in March. Teams will consist of four players ($10.00 team entry fee). When you have selected the players for your team and paid your team entry fee, you will be placed into the tournament by Ellen. Deadline for entry will be…

The Strike Zone

Prime Timers 11/02. Team Scratch Game: Lady & the Tramps 689, Misfits 679; Team Scratch Series: Lady & the Tramps 1995, Misfits 1905; Team Handicap Game: Team Champagne 923, Bowling Buddies 895; Team Handicap Series: Team Champagne 2523, Strike Force 2507, Magnificent Seven 2507 Scratch Game – Men: Norm Lamster 228, Marc Vallecorse 224; Women:…

Oasis Park vs Sisk Park Bocce Tournament results

Ellen Williams On Friday, February 3, Oasis Park hosted the Sisk Park vs. Sun Lakes Oasis Bocce Tournament. Each park was represented by four teams for this fun and yet competitive annual tournament. Each match was played for up to 75 minutes of play. Each team played two or three matches against opponents in a…