Tag: Ranchette Putters

Ranchette Putters announce February winners

  Camille Esterman Early on Wednesday mornings a Ranchette Putters’ set-up team is busy placing stakes on the SBR 18-hole putting green. Their efforts mark the starting point for each hole, creating a par two putting challenge. Monthly prizes are given out to putters with the most holes-in-one (six or more) and the first, second…

A fun day puttering around

  Camille Esterman The putting greens at SaddleBrooke One appeared to be full of spring flowers as the Ranchette Putters were hosted by the Verde Sputters. Members of both clubs enjoyed a challenging 18-hole event, followed by a delicious lunch at the Vistas. The buffet even included the ability to make customized Arnold Palmers. The…

Ranchette Putters Hold Annual Awards Luncheon

  Camille Esterman Against the panoramic backdrop of the Santa Catalina Mountains, the Ranchette Putters held their 2017 annual award luncheon at the Vistas (HOA 1). Outgoing president, Nancy Galant presided over the event, announced the winners and recognized the high standards that have been set for the upcoming year. The Roadrunner Award was presented…

Ranchette Putters post January winners

  Camille Esteman Ranchette Putters is proud to announce its award winners for January. Each month putters are recognized for sinking the most holes in one (six or more) and having the first, second and third lowest average scores. January proved to be a month with wind and weather obstacles to overcome. Denise Sandoval rose…

Ranchette Putters Fall Friends and Family event

  Linda Nicholson On November 8 the Ranchette Putters hosted their second Friends and Family putting event this year. The club members signed up to putt with their spouse, friend or family member. It was so popular in the spring the club decided to expand the teams from four to six players on each hole.…

Ranchette Putters announce November winners

  Linda Nicholson SaddleBrooke Ranch Ranchette Putters announces its winners for the month of November. November was no turkey trot for the lady putters. There was only one winner of the monthly prize for holes-in-one and that was Corky Mansmith with seven. There was a four-way tie for third lowest average. Down to the wire…

Ranchette Putters winners

Linda Nicholson September putting was enjoyable with the cooler temperatures moving in. But these lady putters were as hot as ever. Consistently striking the sweet spot on her orange ball, Janice Neal received the award for lowest average with 36.67. Second lowest average was awarded to Terrie Pompa with 37.0. Reading the green like a…

Putting for a good cause

Linda Nicholson On September 13 the Ranchette Putters gathered on the SaddleBrooke Ranch putting green as usual. But on this day the lady putters were putting for a good cause. In August club president Nancy Galant proposed the club’s next charity effort be on behalf of Sister Jose Women’s Center. The idea was warmly received…

Ranchette Putters at MountainView

Left to right: Debbie Shelton, Mary Schlachter, Nancy Galant, Vicki Godbey, Janice Neal, Marian Bianchini and Debby Felzien; photo by Deb Lawson

Linda Nicholson Recently the Ranchette Putters traveled to SaddleBrooke to putt with the Mountain View Lady Putters. It has been six years since the two clubs putted together, so both clubs have been looking forward to the event. On August 14, 25 Ranchette Putters car pooled to SaddleBrooke where they were graciously greeted by the…

Putting for pets

Marian Bianchini and Mary Schlachter deliver the donations to Liz, center, at PACC; photo by Deb Lawson

Linda Nicholson On March 15 the Ranchette Putters gathered on the SaddleBrooke Ranch putting green as usual. But on this day the pink shirt lady putters were putting for a good cause. Membership Coordinator Marian Bianchini volunteers at Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) on a weekly basis. She is very aware of the needs of…