Category: Sports

Oakwood Lady Niner gets a hole-in-one!

Joyce Parker describes her hole-in-one.

Ann Rounthwaite On October 20 Oakwood Lady Niners will get together for lunch at the Poolside Grill at 11:00 a.m. Reservations are required, so RSVP to Reggie Wegman not later than October 15. Golf course over-seeding and the return of the snowbirds make October a great time to join the Oakwood Lady Niners Golf Association.…

Sun Lakes manager receives VFW award

Former VFW Post Commander Neal Peer (right) and current Post Commander Rich Veenhuis (left) present Ron Troyer (center) with a certificate of appreciation.

Ron Troyer, Sun Lakes Country Club’s Golf and Grounds Maintenance Superintendent was honored at the August 4 Board of Directors meeting by the VFW. On Memorial Day, the golf course was not only populated with American flags on the greens, but red, white and blue flag holders were placed nearby so that our American flags…

Fall softball opener slated for October 27

Denny Davidson takes batting practice to get ready for the upcoming opening of the fall season; photo by Core Photography, LLC.

Larry Wolfe The fall season of the Sun Lakes Senior Softball League will begin on Tuesday, October 27 at the Field of Dreams. Our league consists of six teams and will feature two doubleheaders every Tuesday and Thursday through December 18. Each team will play a 20 game schedule during that period. In addition we…

History of Cottonwood Men’s Golf Association

Since its inception in 1980, the Cottonwood Men’s Golf Association (CMGA) has stayed true to its founding purpose of promoting the interest of men’s golf and fostering sportsmanship among all members. In that time over 30 members have served as president of the association. These men are 1980 Frank Bartle, 1981 Caryle Emery, 1982 Jack…

Ironwood Lady Niners summer players

Dedicated IWLN Summer Players: Left front, Ann Gavin, Linda Liberti, Denise Fleshner, Marcia Gaudioso, Joan Sloan and BJ Krause; left back, JoAnne Gaudioso, Susan Schaeffer, Judy Frink and Susan Meer. Not in photo: Rachel Enloe, Julie Collier and Clarisse Zornes

Nancy Davis We are coming to the end of our Sun Lakes summer and the end of summer play. It is 6:15 a.m. on Wednesday morning and our IWLN dedicated summer group of players are headed to the tee for a nine hole round to be followed by social time. There is a core group…

Sun Lakes Lady Putters

Susan Gottschalk Summer is over; it’s time to get back outside and enjoy the beautiful weather. The Sun Lakes Lady Putters are looking forward to the start of the 2014-15 season, our nineteenth year. This is a fun weekly event – and you don’t have to be a golfer to play nor commit to playing…

SLLGA 18 Holers results

Joyce Switzky and group nominating Lynda Smith for secretary of SLLGA for 2016.

Nancy Field August 11, Team Play Nine Holes 1st place J.M., Nancy Field, Betty Reagan, Cheryl Reed; 2nd place Debra Emerick, Kelly Dennis, Cheryl Bunch, Jan Moore; 3rd place Pinky Kubiak, Dang Parker, Judi Kilgus, Nancy Anderson August 18, Best Nine Holes Flight 1, 1st place Bonnie Moore; 2nd place – tie – Dang Parker,…

Sun Lakes Niners welcome back brunch

Lady Niners, please mark your calendars as a reminder to attend the Welcome Back Brunch on Saturday, October 24 in the Navajo Room at 10:00 a.m. This event is to welcome those lady golfers returning from being gone during the summer, those who remained and survived the heat, dust and wind storms and those who…