Category: Sports

Players wanted for Tom’s Poker

Seeking poker players for friendly dealer’s choice high and low poker game with no wild cards. Betting $.10, $.20 a pair or last card. Three raise max per betting round. Play Monday and Thursday from 5:30-9:00 p.m. in the Cottonwood A-3 Card Room. Call Tom at FurnServe 480-883-8811.

ILGA summer news

The June Riggs Road League winners are Pat Schultz and Carol Ruff, both from Palo Verde. Congratulations to Diane Grosse from Sun Lakes, who had a hole in one! And on the right is Elaine Osborn from Ironwood.

The brave ladies of summer continue to show up at Oakwood on Tuesdays to play golf while the Ironwood course is being made more beautiful. Kudos to all of you! The next Riggs Road league is scheduled for September 13 at Sun Lakes. As usual, please check the website at for particulars. Happy travels…

Softball player profile: Jim Leckner

Larry Wolfe A native of Miller, South Dakota (a small town in the east-central part of the state), Jim Leckner spent many days working on his grandparents’ farm as a youngster. He was on Miller High’s baseball and wrestling teams and was a member of the Rustlers’ state champion boxing squad. Jim actually made the…

PVLGA news and views

Susan Lamb, summer league Chairperson

Janet Baron, Publicity Chairman 6/07. Our debilitating temperatures this month have caused us to increase our consumption of water and other liquids. A record 115 degrees was tolerated except for several days causing many golfers to abandon their Tuesday golfing. The results of the O-N-E-S Tournament are as follows: 1st Jan Nelson and Paula Elbery,…