Category: Sports

PCMGA members compete at Robson Cup Challenge

Howie Tiger On Wednesday, November 14 fifteen members of the PebbleCreek Men’s Golf Association represented our community in the Robson Cup Challenge. This is an annual event that brings together golfers from four Robson communities including SaddleBrooke Ranch, Robson Ranch, Quail Creek and our very own PebbleCreek. Each community sends 15 players and one golf…

PebbleCreek Lady Niners news

Pam Grimwood, Publicity Co-Chair Our new season began on November 13 with “Birdies & Baubles” Kick-off event. We started off with lunch, followed by golf then ended with dessert and awards. The co-chairs, Janice Goodwin and Sandi Harrell, did a great job planning and organizing this fun event. Tuscany Falls East – Front, First Place:…

PCLGA participates in AWGA Partners Tournament

Deanna Mendiola Three PebbleCreek Ladies Golf Association (PCLGA) members – Jane Hee, Carol Sanders and Carolyn Suttles – took the challenge and played in the AWGA Partners Tournament on November 11-12, 2018. The tournament was held at the El Conquistador Golf Course in Oro Valley, Arizona. The format was Modified Stableford scoring. Day one was…

Putters Club elections include a tournament and luncheon

Maureen Campbell The people have spoken! They have putted, competed, dined and, of course, voted. On November 21, 2018 the PebbleCreek Putters Club held their Election Day tournament and luncheon, announcing the newly elected 2019 Putters Club Board. For the competition, putters were divided into six flights, according to their Putters Club handicap. Tournament winners…

PCMGA recognizes its most active players for 2017-2018

Howie Tiger The PebbleCreek Men’s Golf Association conducts friendly golf competitions every Thursday for its members, except in October during overseed. The formats vary each week and include scrambles, best balls, goofy golf and several major events played on all of our PebbleCreek courses. Participation in these competitions by PCMGA members is the key to…

Pat West scores her first ace

Pat Kaer, Publicity Co-Chair On Tuesday, December 4, 2018, Pat West made her first hole-in-one! It was on Eagle’s Nest Hole 12. She made the 100-yard shot with an 8 iron. While playing on a PCL9GA league day, her friends and fellow Lady Niners Nancy MacKeller, Brenda Sand and Tina Stepzinski were with her and…

Tennis Club’s toy drive a great success

Norma Whitley A magnificent outpouring of generosity by PebbleCreek Tennis Club members made for a successful toy and gift card collection for families at the New Life Center, which provides a safe haven for families fleeing domestic violence. Tennis Club members Carol and Jim McKenna coordinated the collection along with Jeanne and Dan Schimmelpfennig held…

Stingers Tennis Team supports H.O.P.E. Team and Cancer Center

Norma Whitley The PebbleCreek Stingers tennis team attended the Penny sings Patsy Cline concert at the Tuscany Falls Ballroom on Friday, November 30. The concert was a fundraiser for the H.O.P.E. Team (Help, Optimism, Peace and Encouragement), a nonprofit organization that exists to support cancer patients and their families while being treated at the Cancer…

2018-2019 PCLGA Kick-off Tournament

Deanna Mendiola The PebbleCreek Ladies Golf Association’s second major tournament of the 2018-2019 season was held Tuesday, November 13, 2018, with 178 participants. The theme was “Pumpkin Run” and the tournament co-chairs, Diana Hull and Pat Smith, kept the game format, “Pumpkin Ball” a surprise until the day of play! At check-in, each team member…

Pickleballers give to needy kids

Pancho Epstein Giving is what the holiday season is about. And the PebbleCreek Pickleball Club gave Goodyear children more than 400 new toys (including nine two-wheel bikes) during its annual “Toys for Goodyear Kids” social. Admittance to the upbeat event was a minimum of one toy per person. Said PebbleCreeker, club member and Goodyear City…