Tag: Golf

Lady Niners’ brunch

Janice Neal The SaddleBrooke Ranch Lady Niners golf group had a lovely brunch on Tuesday, June 18. All members were invited to attend, whether or not they were golfing that day. Twelve ladies who golfed came after they finished playing, and another twelve also attended. We reserved the La Montana Room at the La Hacienda…

Fiesta Couples putting

Camille Esterman On a windy afternoon in May, 72 Ranchette Putters and their guests took over SBR’s 18-hole green for a fun couple’s event. The fiesta theme was evident in the obstacles that appeared around the holes. On one hole, putters were challenged to shoot around squat, sombrero-topped Modelo beer bottles. Another hole featured multiple…

SBWGA keeps active in our adult resort community

Jeanne Osterlund SBRWGA had a super fun and very busy month! In addition to our epic inaugural Member Guest Tournament (see separate article), we completed a Match Play tournament, Del Sud, Coyote Queen and a number of our ladies played in Home, Home and Home events at our neighboring communities. Here are some of the…

SBRWGA Hosts First Member-Guest Tourney

Jeanne Osterlund SBRWGA was very proud to host our first Member-Guest Golf Tournament on May 6 and 7. Our club has grown significantly in the last few years, to the point we felt we would have enough participation to make a successful event. We outperformed our expectations! We had 96 members and guests from all…

Putters new rule means more monthly rewards

Camille Esterman At the April general meeting, members of the Ranchette Putters voted to use the USGA handicap system and double the number of monthly awards. Gross scores will still be used to recognize putters with the first, second and third lowest averages each month. The club values the talent and consistency demonstrated by our…

Putters announce April winners

Camille Esterman Chilly, windy and misty weather in April often greeted the Ranchette Putters as they began their weekly rounds of putting. The club however overcame weather obstacles and takes pride in announcing this month’s winners for the most holes in one (six or more) and the first, second and third lowest average scores. Five…

Putting in MountainView

Camille Esterman On April 29, the Ranchette Putters were hosted by the Lady Putters of MountainView in an event titled “Cinco de Puttero.” Raised golf clubs formed a gauntlet leading to the putting green at SaddleBrooke Two, where a family of deer provided unexpected entertainment. After the deer retreated, a sea of pink shirts took…

Layering essentials for March putting

Camille Esterman The Ranchette Putters were able to meet only three times in the month of March. A sleet storm on the second Wednesday caused a cancellation of that week’s putting event. Otherwise, March provided many opportunities to put on and take off multiple layers of clothing. Each month the club recognizes putters with the…

SBRWGA honors 2019 Club Champions

Trish Kelly On April 1 and 2, the SBR Women’s Golf Association held its eighth annual Club Championship tournament. Any SBRWGA member who had posted a minimum of five league play-days in the prior twelve months was eligible to compete in the Club Championship flight. Qualifying members aged 70+ years could choose to compete in…