Tag: PebbleCreek Bocce Association

Bocce organizers prepare for banner year

Pat Milch The 2018-2019 Bocce season will begin on Tuesday, September 25, signaling the start of another exciting year of competition that will peak with a festive celebration marking the PebbleCreek Bocce Association’s 20th Anniversary on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, in the Tuscany Falls Ballroom. Further details about the event and the history of how…

20th anniversary dinner and charity tournament highlights of 2018-2019 PC Bocce Ball season

Pat Milich On behalf of the PebbleCreek Bocce Association Board of Directors, President Cheryl Kasselmann has expressed her appreciation to all involved in making the 2017-2018 Bocce Ball Season a success. Special kudos were extended to the Association’s Treasurer and Registrar Mollie McErlean for the countless volunteer hours she devotes to making certain that everyone…

Pallino Posse, Hawkeye Rollers are spring season bocce champs

Pat Milich Carol Gwilt, Statistician for the PebbleCreek Bocce Association, has announced the following final standings for the Spring 2018 Season. Day League Grand Champions: Pallino Posse (Friday League). Night League Grand Champions: Hawkeye Rollers (Thursday League). Tuesday Night League: 1st Place, Tbirds; 2nd Place, Sizzlers; 3rd Place, PC Rollers Wednesday Day League: 1st Place,…

PC Women dominate 2017 Bocce Senior Olympics

Gold Medal Winners in the Women’s Division are “Bocce Ladies” Jan Ruedlin, Muriel Milewski, Carol Gwilt and Faye Ralph.

Pat Milich PebbleCreek’s Bocce Ball delegation made an excellent showing in the 2017 Arizona Senior Olympics, bringing home one Gold and two Silver medals. A total of 111 senior citizen Bocce players from several Phoenix area adult communities competed in four categories – Men, Women, Co-Ed and Singles – during the annual event held recently…

Rock and Roll Benefit Tourney

Participants in the March 4 Female Bocce Tournament gather at the Eagle’s Nest Courts to select teams by way of a blind draw.

Priscilla Naworski The PebbleCreek Bocce Association sponsored a Rock and Roll benefit tournament for the New Life Center on Saturday, March 4. Forty-eight ladies were randomly assigned to teams named after female rock groups. Classic rock and roll music, provided by Roger Milewski, was played throughout the event. After two rounds of play, the winners…

Bocce is back and bigger than ever

Pat Milich The popularity of Bocce Ball in PebbleCreek continues to burgeon as the 2016-2017 season opens to a record number of new players and plans move forward to expand permanent seating at the Eagle’s Nest Bocce Complex. A lot was happening over the summer hiatus, as leaders of both the PebbleCreek Bocce Association and…

Night Bocce popularity soars

Pat Milich Registrations for the fall 2016 Bocce season are now being accepted on a first come, first served basis. Popularity of the sport, especially since two night leagues were added last year, is prompting the PebbleCreek Bocce Association Board of Directors to keep a close watch over the number of registrations already pouring in…