Tag: Sun Lakes Tennis Club

Sun Lakes Tennis Club

Jerry Vance We are still on hold with COVID-19; can’t believe it is almost one year. The Sun Lakes Tennis Club is still playing tennis though. Each Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday morning, you will find members playing at the courts. There are no meetings or tournaments to enjoy, but we have a good time with…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club Update

The Tennis Club meeting in March of 2020 before closures

Jerry Vance Well, COVID-19 still is doing a job on the Sun Lakes Tennis Club. We can’t have any tournaments or dinners, so we play tennis. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday you will find us at the tennis courts, beating that ball around. If you want to join the club, come to the courts, and…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club at Springfield

Jerry Vance The Sun Lakes Tennis Club members traveled to Springfield on Saturday, Jan. 25, to play friendly matches against the Springfield Tennis Club. Starting at 8 a.m. and finishing at 3 p.m., a lot of tennis was played, and great food was consumed. Matches were competitive, with Springfield coming out slightly ahead. Tournaments were…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club Event with SunBird

Jerry Vance Feb. 8 was warm and sunny, and the Sun Lakes and SunBird Tennis Clubs got together to play tennis. After four hours, we ended up in a tie. But we had fun and great food provided by SunBird. Matches started at 8:30 a.m. and ended at 1:30 p.m. In March we have the…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club Monthly Dinner and Meeting

Jerry Vance Jan. 8 found the Sun Lakes Tennis Club enjoying our monthly dinner meeting in the Navajo Room at Sun Lakes Country Club. A delicious chicken, potatoes, salad, and vegetables meal was enjoyed, topped off with chocolate mousse cake. Members were all dressed up and enjoying each other’s company. After the meeting, President Ed…

Holiday Tennis Tournament

Jerry Vance Twenty members of the Sun Lakes Tennis Club (lots of members watching also) gathered Dec. 14 to play tennis and eat lots of great food. The sun was out, and it was a great day for all. Matches were competitive and fun. The hot egg dish and coffee got the day started, and…

News from Sun Lakes Tennis Club

Jerry Vance We were excited to hit the courts this Monday morning, but the rain said otherwise. Denis White and Dick Kane came out to check the puddles with me. Oh well, next week or maybe on Wednesday or Thursday this week. We had a great time at our holiday tournament on Dec. 14, then…

Bradshaw Tournament Brings Local Clubs Together

Bradshaw winners include first and second place winners in eight categories.

Penny Petersen The Bradshaw Tennis Tournament, recently held on the Cottonwood courts, brought four local tennis clubs together to compete in one place. Not only did the 132 competitors enjoy the experience of playing against teams they normally don’t play, the competition also drew many spectators from the Cottonwood, Oakwood, Sun Lakes CC, and SunBird…