Category: Sports

Sun Lakes invitational Can-Am Golf Challenge

The Cam-Am participants

Ted laPlante On the weekend of March 21 and 22, eight couples competed in a first annual golf challenge on the Sun Lakes Country Club golf course. There were four couples representing the USA and four couples representing Canada in a two day event that was based on Ryder Cup format play. Couples representing the…

Clay Court tournament at IronOaks

IronOaks Tennis Club hosted another successful Fashion Show and Snow Bird Send Off on April 10. This annual event is held with Tennis Cabana providing the latest in tennis fashion. Pictured from left to right are John Radcliff, Drena Radcliff, Jeri Schulz, Dennis Lott, Judy Gahide and Paul Gahide.

Jenny Browne The Tennis Club at IronOaks Fitness and Racquet Club hosted another great event in March. The Clay Court Tournament brought out some of the best seen match-ups of the season. There were three divisions in the men’s doubles and two divisions for the women. Group One – Men: 1st Mario Dominguez and Tim…

Pitch ‘N Putt Golf League “Kiss Breast Cancer Goodbye”

The Sun Lakes Ladies Pitch N’ Putt Golf League raised $500 for the fight against breast cancer.

Karen Fritschel, Publicity The Sun Lakes Ladies Pitch N’ Putt Golf League wound up its season with a luncheon on March 26. “Kiss Breast Cancer Goodbye” was the theme of the banquet. At the luncheon, the members raised $500 for the fight against breast cancer. Member Janice Cosgrove commented that the golf league “was a…

Oakwood 18 Hole Couples Golf League

The league played Two Person One Gross Front, One Net Back on March 13. Results for Flight A: 1st Doris and Chuck Swanson, 2nd Barb and Paul Dinardo, 3rd (tie) Dolly and Doc Eide, Mary and Bob Figgis; Flight B: 1st JoAnn Zerwekh and John Masog, 2nd Jan and Jerry Hanson, 3rd Mary Lynn and…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club remembrance tournament

Winners of the Sun Lakes Tennis Club’s Remembrance Tournament

Jerry Vance April 4 was a great morning to hold the Remembrance Tournament at the Sun Lakes Tennis Club. Each year members gather to remember old friends past and present and enjoy each other’s company. Teams were divided into eight groups and the team who won the most games was the winner. Losers also won…

ILGA Club championship

Betty Dupuis presents our contribution to The University of Arizona Foundation representative Sarah Gonzales

Marcella Brown The ILGA Club championship was awarded after the last day of play, on March 26. A fabulous reception, to which everyone contributed favorite buffet food, was held on the club patio after play. Thanks to all, we ate very well! Congratulations to all the winners. April 2 was a beautiful day for our…

Sun Lakes Lady Putters results

Enjoying the Lady Putters’ spring luncheon are front row (left to right) Eleanor Nicolosi, Faith Missildine, Nina Scinto and Fran Schuring; back row (left to right) are Teddy Cole, Lucy Geller, Betsy Wedeward and Alice Bannerman

Susan Gottschalk An enjoyable spring luncheon was recently held at Cottonwood with President Annie Hall presiding. The Barbershop Quartet, All That Jazz, entertained during lunch and prizes were awarded through raffle drawings. Monday Flight 3/09. Shauna Duncan 3/16. Bea Hadsell, Pat Kruse and Diana Laubenstein 3/23. Norma Marsh 3/30. Norma Marsh Holes-in-One: 3rd Pat Kruse;…

The Strike Zone

Hits and Misses Arlene Burkhardt The following are the high scores for the month of March: 3/02. Men – High Scratch Series: Terry Lochbaum 668 and Bob Welch 555; High Scratch Game: Terry Lochbaum 257 and Pat Wilson 206 Women – High Scratch Series: Pat Schmeckpeper 505 and Geri Sterner 493; High Scratch Game: Pat…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club hosts March madness

Winners Connie Buckley and Irwin Slown

Jerry Vance The Sun Lakes Tennis Club hosted the March Madness Tournament on March 21. A great time was had as two person teams competed to see who could win the most games in a timed format. Connie Buckley and Irwin Sloan were the winners with 23 games won in the time period. Low score…

PVLGA news and views

Janet Baron, Publicity Chairman 3/03. A curtain of fog rolled in this morning; as a result our 9:00 a.m. tee time was slightly delayed. Palo Verde was engulfed in a shroud of dense clouds that remained for a short period of time; our putting tournament eventually was put into play and fewest putts was the…