Tag: PVMGA

PVMGA activities and results

  Jim Roberts, Publicity Well, June came to us very gently this year. Temperatures were in the 90s the first two weeks of the month. We didn’t hit 100 until the 15th. But by the end of the month, the “heat was on.” On June 1, the men played in an Individual Stableford Tournament. This…

PVMGA May activities and scores

Jim Roberts, Publicity May was an extraordinary month! The weather was fantastic… like it should have been in March. On Memorial Day, I played golf in the late morning/early afternoon and it was 78 degrees. Wonderful. The weather was better than where most of the snowbirds were headed. And it was a great month of…

April 2019 PVMGA activities and results

Jim Roberts, Publicity As April began, the weather improved, giving us the promise of an exciting month of golfing activities ahead. On the weekend of April 6 and 7, the annual John Dobson Memorial Member-Guest Tournament was held. A total of 60 teams competed for the top prizes and bragging rights. On Saturday, the teams…

PVMGA March 2019 activities and results

Jim Roberts, Publicity March started out kind of “wintry.” As a result, the Club Championship was reduced to one round, played on March 2. The winner and Club Champion is Mike Lorimer. C.W. Rollins was runner up, and Dick Howell is the Masters Champion. Congratulations and a high five to all three of these fine…

PVMGA activities

Jim Roberts, Publicity Chairman We sure had a mixture of good and not-so-good weather in February. We all thought winter was over and spring was on the way at the beginning of the month. But by the end of the month, we were reminded that winter can linger here in the desert. On February 2,…

PVMGA fun day for charity

Jim Roberts, Publicity Chairman On February 2, a golf fun day for charity was sponsored by the PV Men’s Golf Association. The charity selected this year was Neighbors Who Care. The event featured 80 players facing unique and fun challenges on each of the 18 holes. A good time was had by all. Club President…

January 2019 PVMGA activities and results

Left to right: John Kane, Jim Wideward and Arnie Pinsley

Jim Roberts, Publicity The holidays are over, the lights are put away and now golfers are concentrating on their game. January saw a full month of activities to allow golfers to hone their skills. Because the month started off so cold, a new skill was needed… swinging a golf club with five layers of clothing…

December 2018 PVMGA activities and results

  Jim Roberts, Publicity Most of the part-time residents are back and while others left for the holidays, PVMGA golf activity was in full swing, and we are pleased to report on last month’s activities. Here they are: On December 1, the Select-a-Drive competition was won by Jack Hopkins, Dave Marcus, Don Peterson and Jim…

PVMGA September 2018 tournament results

  Bob Armstrong, Publicity Our friends are back! Our course is rejuvenated and ready for action! The 2018/2019 season is about to commence! What more could we ask for – except maybe an improved game? We are, as usual, pleased to report on the results of the past month’s morning activities. Here they are: On…

PVMGA August 2018 tournament results

  Bob Armstrong, Publicity Anticipating the return of our snowbird compatriots from all points north, our indomitable full- (or mostly full) time resident warriors have continued their assault on the links at Palo Verde Country Club. While the course hasn’t exactly been brought to its knees, it does at times resemble a field of battle,…