Tag: Golf

Ranchette Putters present annual awards

Linda Nicholson On January 18 the Ranchette Putters hung up their pink shirts and parked their putters to attend their annual awards luncheon. The lunch was held at the Overlook Restaurant in Oro Valley. While enjoying a lovely three-course lunch in a banquet room overlooking the golf course, the members also had many opportunities to…

Ranch residents enjoy annual golf cart parade

Neighbors at SaddleBrooke Ranch were cheering on the 15 electric carts decorated for the holidays that paraded around the neighborhood on Friday, December 14. With little time to prepare there were many clever decorated carts. We had a Santa sleigh, snow covered carts bringing home their holiday tree, holiday cart with their surf boards and…

Ranchette Putters elect 2017 officers

The 2017 Ranchette Putters Board Members, from left: Mary Schlachter, treasurer; Jeannie Bianchini, statistician; Marian Bianchini, membership coordinator; Nancy Galant, president; Cindy Heck, event coordinator; Vicki Godbey, vice president and Terry Barringer, secretary. Photo by Deb Lawson

Linda Nicholson In December 2016 the Ranchette Putters elected its 2017 board members. These lady putters meet every Wednesday morning to enjoy a challenge and some social time on the 18-hole putting green at SaddleBrooke Ranch. Golf or putting experience is not required, just a desire to engage in a fun outdoor activity with neighbors…

Thank you!

Mark Klicker, Tom Wilson, Jeff Mitchell and Colleen Carey

Colleen Carey, SBRWGA and Mark Klicker, SBRMGA Thank you to all the wonderful golfers and residents who participated in the Golf Course Appreciation Fund. Jeff currently has 15 employees who work for them. They couldn’t have been more appreciative when they received their cash. Thank you again, everyone. The Ranch is a special place to…

SBRWGA elects new officers

Janice Mihora The SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association (SBRWGA) held its annual holiday luncheon on December 2, 2016 at Michelangelo’s. Officers were elected for 2017: President, Joyce DeYoung; Vice-President, Alex Anna; Secretary, Janice Mihora; Treasurer, Sue Wells. The ladies voted on a name for a new event to be held on the first Tuesday of…

SBRWGA 2016 Telegraph Tournament results

Charlene Culver congratulates Michelle Carter on her win.

Janice Mihora Saddlebrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association (SBRWGA) held its 2016 Telegraph Tournament on Tuesday, November 8. Telegraph tournaments were started in a time when there were not a lot of organized sports associations. These competitions began because athletes were not able to travel great distances to participate. Local competitions were held and results telegraphed…

SBRWGA Robson Cup Team

SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association Robson Cup Team, front row: Mary Snowden, Marlyce Myka, Lorraine Smith, Mary Hoover, Stephanie Gaskill; back row: Marion Ewing, Nancy Gallant, Pilar Borm, Alex Anna, Mike Jahaske, Jean Cheszek, Carole Ericksen, Jeanne Jensen

On Wednesday, November 16, 2016, SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association traveled to PebbleCreek to compete in the Robson Cup on their Eagle’s Nest course. A total of 88 golfers from the surrounding Robson communities participated. Congratulations to Jean Cheszek for winning overall low gross score with a 79. The SBRWGA team played well and enjoyed…

SBRWGA Member/Member Tournament results

Participants in the SBRWGA Member/Member tournament

Janice Mihora On Tuesday, November 15, 2016, the SaddleBrooke Ranch Women’s Golf Association held its Member/Member tournament. Thirty-Four members participated in the best-ball, low gross flighted tournament. Winners are as follows: First Flight – 1st place (tie) Alex Anna, Brenda Armenia, Mary Snowden, Marion Ewing; 3rd place (tie) Jean Cheszek, Jo Helms, Charlene Culver, Marylce…

SBRWGA! Enjoy fun and competitive golf with friends

Janice Mihora The women of the 18-Hole Association at SaddleBrooke Ranch have been in full swing since the fall of 2012. We are a fun group of ladies who enjoy golf and laughter during organized play every Tuesday morning. We play the plum tees so that all levels of skills are accommodated. A variety of…

Ranchette Putters participate in October Putting Clinic

Photo by Jean Morgan

Lorretta Johnson The SBR Ranchette Putters is a hardy group! They have endured the summer heat and the “No Putting” time due to winter overseeding of the putting green. To celebrate things getting back to normal, a Putting Clinic was held on October 26 by Mike Jahaske, Director of Golf, and Ken Steinke, Assistant Golf…