Tag: golf

Ironwood Lady Niners

Suevonne Negaard, Communications Chair Santa has given away all of the gifts, the holiday season has passed, and Mrs. St. Nick has picked up her golf clubs so that she can return to the course with the 2022 Ironwood Lady Niners League. The membership chair reports that as of Jan. 1, there are 60 returning…

SLLGA Results

Judy Wegener After a three-week closure due to overseeding, the golf course at Sun Lakes emerged in terrific shape. The league is seeing a return of our Canadian friends after a 19-month lockdown. Hopefully, this is a sign that life is getting back to a new normal. 11/2/21 Scram a Sham 1st Penny Nowicki, Valerie…

Men’s Niners November Results

Jim Wegman, Publicity There was no organized Niners League play on Thursday, Nov. 25, Thanksgiving Day. We hope you all enjoyed the day with family and friends. Winners: 11/4/21 Scramble Sonoran: 1st (tie) Frank Pender, Bill Lacey, Greg Gustafson, Dennis Clark and Lloyd Schaeffer, Bill Flinn, Carl Burnham, Jr., Butch Bosselli; 3rd (3-way tie) Jim LaBarge,…

Sun Lakes Lady Putters

Susan Gottschalk The Holiday Luncheon was held on Dec. 3 in the lovely, decorated San Tan Ballroom at Cottonwood. Cash and poinsettias were awarded to the lucky winners in the raffle drawing. Installation of officers for 2022-23 was conducted. Monday Flight: Nov. 15: Sherill Brouhard, Dalia Cohen, Teri Danaher Nov. 22: Shauna Bragg, Jodi Heiman,…

Sun Lakes Lady Niners News

Sheila Barton Golf is an outdoor, recreational game that likely originated in 15th century Scotland. Golf is most popular in Ireland and Scotland, but the United States follows suit, especially among the presidents. Did you know that golf was the first sport played on the moon by a man? Whether it’s the intrinsic beauty of…

Cottonwood Lady Niners Donate to AFMA Toy Drive

Brian Curry At their annual holiday party, the Cottonwood Ladies Golf Association donated toys to the Arizona Fire & Medical Authority’s Firefighters Charities Toy Drive. AFMA sent their engine and ambulance crew, led by Battalion Chief Shawn Holcomb and Captain Nate Stringfellow, to thank the ladies and to deliver the toys, games, and sporting equipment…

Hole In One!

Congratulations Gary Hoeft Karen Jankovich Congratulations to Gary Hoeft for his hole-in-one. Gary drove 165 yards for a hole-in-one on hole number 8, Sun Lakes Country Club. Nov. 4 was a good day for Gary and his 6 iron, plus all in the Mulligans clubhouse! Cheers!

CLGA News and Scores

Judy Onken Our season opener on Nov. 4 was fittingly a team game of Select-a-Drive, and the winners by a six-stroke margin included Captain Mikki Rydell with stalwart partners Trudy Houghton, Rita Healy, and Alice Barber. This was followed by our first major, the Handicap Tournament. The two-week competition was closely contested, with the overall…