Tag: pickleball

SLCCPC holds second monthly social

Competitive Division

The Sun Lakes Country Club Pickleball Club (SLCCPC) held their second monthly social (One Fun Club) on February 22. There were two divisions; a competitive division and a fun social division. Medals were given to the winners in the competitive division and fun gifts given to the social division. Winners in the Competitive group: bronze…

EVIL Pickleball

The winning women’s’ EVIL team

David Zapatka The East Valley Interclub League’s (EVIL) fall Pickleball season ended in exciting fashion with the Cottonwood Men’s team defeating the IronOaks Men’s team 13–9. But that was just the battle. The war was won by IronOaks who claimed first place for the season defending their first place spring season title. The traveling trophy…

Pickleball Tournament results

Venture Out 4.5 Men’s Doubles Gold medal winners David Zapatka and Don Simmons

Sun Lakes Pickleball Club members IronOaks and Cottonwood travel across the Valley to compete in tournaments at all levels. Their many successes put Sun Lakes in the headlines and on the Pickleball map. Sun Lakes Pickleball Clubs have hundreds of members. If you are interested in learning more about Sun Lakes Pickleball Clubs, please go…

Winning medals at the USAPA SW Regional Pickleball

David Zapatka and Dianne Zimmerman

David Zapatka The United States, Canada and Mexico are divided into various regions for the purposes of regional Pickleball competition. The USAPA southwest region encompasses Mexico, New Mexico and Arizona. Although this is the inaugural year for this USAPA regional tournament, attendance was strong and pushed host Pueblo El Mirage’s 16-court capacity to the limit…

Sun Lakes Pickleball Club members win gold

Atop the podium are gold medal winners Jeannine and Kelly McKinna

Sun Lakes Pickleball Clubs at Cottonwood and IronOaks are excited about club members Pete Macksam and Barry Schultz who were standing atop the winners’ podium with gold medals in the Mesa Regal Pickleball Championships 3.5 Men’s Doubles. In a field of 24 pairs Pete and Barry played so well they gave up only two games…

Pickleball Divas

Bev Schalin and Bev Krueger brought home the Silver from the 2014 Nationals!

Bev Krueger and Bev Schalin Pickleball divas Bev Krueger and Bev Schalin made Sun Lakes proud bringing home the silver medal in the 75–79 women’s doubles. This silver medal is one in a long string of national medals won by our Bevs. They are truly an astounding combination of enthusiasm, skill and poise. Bev Krueger…