Category: Sports

IMGA Honoring Our Veterans

Mike Willinger This November, we honor our veterans. IMGA is recognizing those members who we know have served in our military. Freedom must be protected—to pass it on to our children and grandchildren. Thank you, IMGA veterans! Byron Alperstein: Air Force, 1958-1961, Pilot Larry Birlin: Navy – Four years, Korea, Aircraft Carrier Lou Blas: Army 1968-1970, Medical Core…

OLGA Playday Results

Kathy Burns OLGA continues to be active this summer. On Sept. 14 the POD was Sweet and Sour. In Flight 1, the winner was Sue Pederson. In second place was Eun Yoon, and tied for third were Peggy Cooper, Glo Malmberg, and Gail Moen. Flight 2 winner was Nancy Cohn, and tied for second were…

Mixed Doubles, a Fun Tennis Experience at Cottonwood

Penny Petersen Every Friday morning, the Cottonwood courts have mixed doubles play. That means each court has two women and two men playing. At the end of the first set, the players change partners. If there’s a third set, the men can play against the women, or they go back to the original partners. That’s…

Bocce Ball Club’s Fall Season

Among those greeting attendees at the Cottonwood Open House on Oct. 9, were Sun Lakes Bocce Ball Club members (left to right) Colleen Linko and Laura Hanna. The two encouraged those interested in joining the club to sign up by calling up the club’s website, sunlakesbocceclub.com. The club’s Fall Season was scheduled to begin Oct.…

Join MOGA and Meet Some New Friends

If you are new to the community or would like to spend some time on the golf course, why not join the Men’s Oakwood Golf Association (MOGA)? Our Thursday games are a good way to meet some new friends. You don’t have to be a resident of IronOaks to join our group. We have over…

Fun and Games with the CLGA

Cottonwood Ladies Golf Association (CLGA) will begin a new season Nov. 1, and its members are looking forward to a spectacular year of fun and games. Outgoing president Nancy Hermanson gave an in-depth interview in which she recalled her presidency and the challenges brought on by the pandemic. She was graciously complimentary of the board…

PVLGA News

Mary Nelson Sept. 14 O N E S Results: Flight 1: 1st Mary Fitzke, 2nd Mary Nelson, 3rd Jan Nelson; Flight 2: 1st Pat Tjosvold, 2nd Alice Barber, 3rd (tie) Cathy Brabant and Belen Wilson Sept. 21 2-Lady Blind Draw Results: Flight 1: 1st Bonnie Moore and Jerry Jordan, 2nd Mary Nelson and Carole Guild,…

November Tennis Tip from Kwong Young

Players using the ball machine will tell you they get a great workout and it helps their stroke production, timing, and ball placement. The ball machine can wear you out, though, by sending ball feeds too quickly (interval), too fast (mph), too deep/high. When using the machine, adjust the ball feed to mimic what you…