Tag: Golf

Calling All Putters!

The green is empty and in prime condition, waiting for the Ranchette Putters to resume play! (Photo by Camille Esterman)

Camille Esterman The Ranchette Putters have just been given permission to resume club activities on the green! Putting will begin on Wednesday morning, Dec. 2. “We have all been anxiously awaiting this news and are very excited,” Club President, Linda Sentivanac, stated. All current club members are eligible to join in the weekly fun. There…

SBRWGA 2020 Club Championship Tournament

SBRWGA President, Jeanne Osterlund, presenting the Club Championship trophy to Jean Cheszek.

Carol Mihal On the blustery morning of Sept. 14, and the calmer morning of Sept. 15, the ladies of the SBR Women’s Golf Association (SBRWGA) held its ninth annual Club Championship Tournament. Ladies 70+ years of age were automatically included in the Senior Club Championship bracket. Winners of the tournament were decided based on the…

SBRWGA State Medallion Winners for AZ Golf Association

State Medallion winners Lee Rinke (low net) and Jean Cheszek (low gross) with their new State Medallion ball markers.

Carol Mihal The SBR Women’s Golf Association (SBRWGA) participates annually in the Arizona Golf Association’s (AGA) State Medallion Tournament. This is a year-long event for women of AGA member clubs. Each club records the best two-score low gross total and two-score low net total from the four rounds designated as State Medallion rounds during the…

Top Dog Golf Queen, Jean

Beth Chamberlin July and August are super hot! The ladies wondered, should we golf, or not? Jean came to our rescue, she had a plan Yes, we should play. As much as we can! The Dog Days of Summer was chosen as the theme Would some of the ladies take it to the extreme? Every…

WGA Notice

Jeanne Osterlund New members are welcome to SBR Women’s Golf Association. Members play on Tuesday morning with assigned tee times, and with taking extra precautions for COVID-19. Zoom is used for all board and other meetings. For additional information, check out the club’s website at www.sbrwga.com or contact Jeanne Osterlund.

SBRWGA Welcomes 100th Member

Michele Madgar, SBRWGA’s 100th member receives a welcome gift.

Carol Mihal The SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association (SBRWGA) has experienced exponential growth in the last few years! SBRWGA began in 2011 as an informal golf league, with 11 women members. In 2012, the golf league was sanctioned by the Arizona Women’s Golf Association (AWGA) with 14 members. Now, just nine years after originally organizing…

SBRWGA 2020 Southern District Telegraph Tournament

Linda Chonle wins the Telegraph Tournament, sponsored by Todd's Pest Control.

Carol Mihal The SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association (SBRWGA) held its 2020 Telegraph Tournament on Aug. 25. This tournament began many years ago, prior to many organized sport associations, when most players were unable to travel to competitions. Local competitions were then held, and the results were sent via telegraph to the organizers to determine…

Another SBRWGA Hole-in-One!

Sterlyn Robertson aces hole number 5 during SBRWGA league play.

Carol Mihal On the very blustery morning of Sept. 8, 2020, Sterlyn Robertson had a hole-in-one during the SBRWGA’s league playday. This hole-in-one was on the 5th hole, approximately 98 yards, and Sterlyn used a 7-iron to make the perfect shot! Sterlyn celebrated her exciting shot afterwards at the Ranch House Grill, where she treated…

SBRWGA Lady Golf Team Takes Second Place Gross in Tucson’s CWGA Competition

Carol Mihal Twenty-eight ladies from the SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association (SBRWGA) participated in this year’s City Women’s Golf Association (CWGA) Golf Tracks season competition. The CWGA group, originally formed in 1951, organizes six tournaments at various golf courses in and around Tucson to provide cross-city golf competition with individual stroke play, using the Stableford…