Category: Sports

Relising Pickleball

Jack Hill and Janice Golden

2018 NIT Mixed Doubles Tourney Champions, 4.0+ Division David Zapatka The 6th Annual Norris Invitational Pickleball Tournament, the NIT, Sun Lakes’ largest pickleball tournament of the year, returns this month, March 4-8. The NIT namesake is Dick and Maureen Norris who worked so hard on behalf of the pickleball community to have a place for…

Low Hanging Fruit Tournament

  Gary Vacin The Sisk Park Bocce Club is seeking players to participate in the club’s annual Low Hanging Fruit Tournament set for March 28. The event is open to players from the Divisions F and lower. The tourney begins at 5:30 p.m. Entry fee is $5 per person, and all entry fees will be…

Sun Lakes Lady Niners news

  Sheila Barton The Sun Lakes Lady Niners are looking forward to starting their 2019 season with a fun year of golf and friendship. Golfers are givers, on and off the course, giving advice about swings and rules to enforce. Golfers are givers, helping to organize events, giving their time and effort and writing checks.…

SLLGA January stats

Presidents Cup winner Donna Bailey

Cheryl Reed On January 3 and 8, SLLGA joined with ILGA for the annual Home & Home event. Golf was played at Ironwood on the 3rd, and on the 8th at Sun Lakes CC where there was golf then food and prizes after the tournament. Hopefully, everyone had a great time and enjoyed their playing…

OLNGA elects new board

  Meet our OLNGA’S 2019 Board members: President Denise Lott – Moved to Sun Lakes with her husband Dave five years ago. Denise is an avid tennis player and took up golf three years ago by taking lessons with her 10-year-old granddaughter. Obviously, Denise’s lessons and practice have paid off, as she was voted “most…

IMGA Golfer of the Month:  Ross Serold

Ross Serold, new IMGA Secretary and IMGA Golfer of the Month

Bruce McCorkle Growing up in a small West Texas town of 12,000 people didn’t hinder Ross Serold’s success. He worked in his parents’ Home and Auto store and played trombone in his high school band… and is the March IMGA Golfer of the Month. After high school, he found that New Orleans was quite an…

Cottonwood Ladies Golf Association update

  Golf is the perfect place to make new friends and strengthen old ones. Our CLGA league gives you an opportunity to do just that. Check out the March golf schedule which is filled with events such as an Eclectic Tournament, “March Mar-tee-ni Madness,” Member Guest and the Partners Tournament. Good golf, good friends, good…

OLGA news

Thomas O’Donohue, Mary Dyrseth, Debbie Horner, Spencer Snyder

Carol Smith We had a very successful charity tournament. We raised $2,370 for the Fire Department. Thomas O’Donohue, Assistant Fire Marshal, and Spencer Snyder, Battalion Chief, received the check. They told us about all the new happenings at the Fire Department and answered our questions – very helpful. The winners of the charity event were…

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…