Category: Sports

Niners November golf results

  Jim Wegman, Publicity The holidays are right around the corner, and the Board of the IronOaks Nine Hole Golf Association wishes each of our members a very Merry Christmas, a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year and a Happy Hanukkah. May the lights of the holidays bring peace and happiness to your homes and…

Fall Softball League snapshot

Larry Wolfe With two weeks left in the Fall Season, the Brenden Financial Planning squad, managed by Ken Brenden, was leading the Sun Division with a record of 8-4. In the Lakes Division, Manager Tom Erpelding’s Wolfe & Associates team held a slim one-game lead over A-1 Golf Carts. The Wolves sported an 8-4 record,…

Discover the fun of pickleball

Sun Lakes Country Club Pickleball Club has been an active part of this community since 2014, and the fun continues into this season. We began 2018-2019 with a social where we randomly paired up with different members to play fun, active and challenging pickleball games. In keeping with our “One Fun Club” motto, we brought…

Tennis welcome back event

On December 1, 24 members played and many more cheered them on at the Welcome Back interclub tournament. President Ed Campion supervised a great event. The winners were Peter Hall and June Lewis, followed closely by Ken Nelson and June Sackett. Great food and sunshine made it fun. Our annual Christmas Party was held on…

CLGA news

Come join the CLGA for the 2018/1019 Golf Season! We are very excited that our members voted in April to use the forward (gold) tee boxes twice each month and the mixed (green) tee boxes twice each month. This allows all members to be able to play from the tees they prefer and allows for…

SLPCC welcome new pickleball players

  Irene D’Aloisio It’s true!! It’s a sport for all ages and all levels of skill and it’s the fastest growing sport in North America. And if you are a Cottonwood or Palo Verde (CWPV) resident, the Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood (SLPCC) would love to show you what all the excitement is about. You…

Lady Sluggers ready for season

  Larry Wolfe The Sun Lakes Lady Sluggers have been practicing for the upcoming 2019 season for the past few weeks and are ready to compete in the Valley of the Sun Ladies Senior Softball League. The Sluggers, managed by Terri Finley, play against several other teams throughout the Southeast Valley. All home games are…

Sun Lakes Lady Putters results

Susan Gottschalk Our annual Christmas Lunch was held on December 7 in the San Tan Ballroom at Cottonwood. Cash and other prizes were awarded to the lucky winners in the raffle drawing. Monday Flight 11/12. Pat Martin, Linda Meylink, Vickie Smith, Nikki Staggs 11/19. (Tie) Camille Jasien, Linda Meylink, Susan Powell and Sharon Darnell, Arlene…

Breakers Pool League

Larry Stadler As mentioned in the November Splash, the Breakers began our 8 Ball Handicapped Tournament on November 5. Twenty-four players signed up to play, producing three “Pockets” of eight players in each Pocket. Each player in a Pocket must play seven opponents. Scoring is tabulated by the total number of games won. The tournament…

Golf Fore Life Tournament results

Liz DeMichael The Palo Verde Ladies Golf Association (PVLGA) annual charity tournament was held on November 13 and benefited the University of Arizona (UA) Cancer Center. The total raised was $19,290 which is dedicated to support research for the treatment and prevention of all types of cancer. Since the PVLGA began supporting the UA Cancer…