Tag: Golf

Putters celebrate the Fourth and recognize June winners

Camille Esterman Patriotic obstacles, strategically placed on the putting green, created a festive atmosphere on Wednesday morning, July 4. Ranchette Putters arrived in red, white and blue outfits ready to celebrate the holiday and test their skills. A social followed putting, where club members enjoyed delicious patriotic parfaits and congratulated award winners for June. The…

SBRMGA upcoming special events

  Tom Graham The Men’s Golf Association continues to present events that appeal to existing and new members. This year a new event is being scheduled. It is a FedX styled event. Points won throughout the year will be tallied with the top 48 eligible to compete in this special event. The event will be…

SBRWGA Conquistador Del Sud Tournament

CJ Kerley On May 1 and May 15, the SaddleBrooke Women’s Golf Association competed in the annual Del Sud Tournament. This is an AWGA Southern District tournament and our lady golfers are members of this wonderful organization. The tournament consisted of three rounds on the front nine with the best net score on each hole.…

Charity Golf Tournament breaks records

Stephen Argentati The 20th annual Fore For Kids charity golf tournament broke records this year and raised over $36,000 to be used to support youth-oriented charities in the local area. The tournament was created by the Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke, a service organization that focuses on service above self. At the most recent club meeting,…

SaddleBrooke Ranch WGA and MGA Mixed Sticks

Cathy Kerley and Tom Graham The SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association and Men’s Golf Association joined together teeing up the first Mixed Sticks special event on June 4, 2018. The format was a challenging single day Ryder Cup match play event. Players were divided into two teams, the Red Team and the Blue team based…

Ranchette Putters Club supports Springboard Home for Youth

Camille Esterman Reverend Debra J Stevenson, Director of Teen Challenge of Arizona’s Springboard Home for Youth in Crisis, presented an inspiring talk to the Ranchette Putters on May 9. The home provides lodging, food, love, spiritual guidance and behavior modification to young females in crisis, ages 12-17. Rev. Stevenson described it as a place of…

Jeff Pharr captures the SBRMGA Club Championship

  Tom Graham The Club Championship is the highlight of this season’s special events lineup. It is a two-day stroke play tournament at low gross for the Club Champion and full handicap for those golfers playing in the flights. What do we play for? It’s about the triumvirate of the trophy, the classic sport coat…