Tag: Ranchette Putters

Putters Enjoying the ‘Green’ Green

Photo by Camille Esterman

Camille Esterman One week before the shutdown of group activities, the Ranchette Putters were surprised with an early St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Denise Sandoval and her decorating team placed lucky shamrocks, Irish hats, beads, feather boas, spring bouquets, and money bags around the 18-hole SBR putting green. Afterwards, the social hour included table prizes for…

Receiving PROfessional Advice

SBR golf pros, Ken Steinke and Mike Jahaske, share tips and encouragement with the Ranchette Putters; Photo by Camille Esterman.

Camille Esterman Golf club pros, Mike Jahaske and Ken Steinke, joined the Ranchette Putters at two of the holes on the SBR putting green. As each team approached, a pro explained how he read the green; he then lined up and took a shot. Based on his example, club members tried to improve their accuracy…

Ranchette Putters Host Verde Sputters

The Welcoming Committee

Camille Esterman On Feb. 19, purple, green, and gold decorations were scattered on the SBR putting green. Mardi Gras was the theme, as the Ranchette Putters welcomed the Verde Sputters from SaddleBrooke One. Blended teams were challenged to putt around masks, puffy hats, billowing flags, and canisters filled with beads. Feather adorned masks marked the…

EXPO Generates Interest in Putters

Debi Kerth was one of the Ranchette Putters who showcased the organization’s activities at the club expo. Photographs of fun events from the prior year generated a lot of interest. Thirty ladies signed up on the contact sheets, and six have become new members. The club welcomes all ladies at SBR, who want to meet…

Ranchette Putters Hold Annual Awards Luncheon

Camille Esterman The Sol Ballroom at the SaddleBrooke Ranch House provided a beautiful setting for the Ranchette Putters’ 2019 annual award luncheon. Both the outgoing and incoming board occupied the head table. Outgoing president, Jacque Hendricks, thanked her board and handed the gavel over to Linda Sentivanac. Irene Keil presented Jacque with a golf ensemble,…

Putters Experience Rough Conditions on the Green

Camille Esterman January 2020, proved to be a challenging month for the Ranchette Putters. The putting green was in very rough condition, and winter weather often kept putters anxious to finish their weekly sessions and enjoy coffee in the La Mesa Room. In spite of the chilly and blustery conditions, the club welcomed 17 new…

Dr. Watson Helps Putters Fund Two Charities

Camille Esterman A generous contribution by Dr. Steve Watson, the owner of Chiropractic USA, enabled the Ranchette Putters to contribute to two charities. Dr. Watson turned over $770 of fees charged for initial consultations from club members to our organization. At the January meeting, putters voted to distribute the funds to Esparanza Quilters/Casa Alitas project,…

Gold Sponsor Joins Putters for Brunch

Allison Honeycutt, from Golf Cars of Arizona, enjoys brunch with Linda Santevanac, Vice President of the Ranchette Putters.

Camille Esterman In spite of the fact that the SaddleBrooke Ranch putting green was closed, 80 Ranchette Putters enjoyed a holiday burrito brunch with Allison Honeycutt, from Golf Cars of Arizona. Breakfast options included sausage, ham, bacon, or vegetarian burritos—all accompanied with salsa and prepared at the Bistro. As the general manager and service manager at the…

Remembering

Camille Esterman September 11, 2001, is a date none of us will ever forget. On Wednesday morning, Sept. 11, two Ranchette Putters wore clothing to pay tribute to all of our county’s fallen heroes. Denise Sandoval’s jersey displayed the numbers 9 (front) and 11 (back), along with the printed missive “Remember Them.” Jacque Hendricks, the club’s president,…