Tag: tennis

“Hustle and heart set us apart” Tennis Club news

Roxie Forrest Fund the shed! And boy did we! The new shed for our tennis club has been approved and construction should start very soon! Our members played a very important role in accomplishing this task. Donations were very generous which helped build our funds to pay one-half of the cost. A huge thank you…

Passion Tennis Team completes first year in WITL

Pat Ingalls PebbleCreek Passion tennis team completed its inaugural season in fifth place in the 13-team B3 division of the Women’s Interclub Tennis League. “We’re a new team focused on teamwork, togetherness, camaraderie and improving our skills right along throughout the season — being competitive, but having fun while we do it,” said Pat Ingalls,…

Tennis Club keeps busy

Susie Anderson The February tennis social was a classic mixer with a picnic dinner. The busy bees were the Stingers 3.5 Team who assisted Jill in hosting the event. At the next social, the Men’s Drop In guys will be the kitchen helpers. The weather has been fabulous and so is our tennis club. We…

Ace Girls are champions

Susie Anderson PebbleCreek’s very own Ace Girls 3.0 team is the winner of their division this year. After weekly drills with JR and regular practice we improved our doubles play and strategy and did it! The ladies on the team owe a big thank you to our fearless leader and captain Rana Cukierski and her…

Roadrunners Tennis

Jo Werner The RoadRunners Tennis Team celebrates the holidays! Jean Bee opened her home to us for a delightful Christmas potluck. Our tennis team plays competitive tennis around the valley from Mesa and Gilbert to Anthem! It’s a really fun group. We are currently in first place in our division! We enjoy great tennis and…

“I Love Winning!”

Roxie Forrest With our annual Christmas party behind us we are all settling in for a perfect 2018! The weather at PebbleCreek has been wonderful for tennis! A little chilly in the early mornings but by afternoon, warmer temperatures appear and off come the jackets for very comfortable playing. Annual dues are now due. $30…

Tennis Turnover

Susie Anderson Winston Churchill said, “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” I think our PebbleCreek Tennis Club President Ken Minichiello followed this advice well. Ken has been an agent of change for the last four years and his term will end in December. Ken’s four year term started a.ice…

Thankful members treasure tennis

Carol McKenna retires at the end of the year.

Susie Anderson Carol and her husband Jim moved from Thousand Oaks, California to PebbleCreek to be closer to their daughter and three grandchildren. She began playing tennis when she joined Thousand Oaks Racquet Club and was a member for many years. Carol only became a competitive player after moving to PebbleCreek and is now a…

Tennis lessons offered

Norma Whitley Have you ever considered learning how to play tennis or haven’t played in quite some time and would like to play again? The PebbleCreek Tennis Club will be offering Beginner Tennis Lessons on Monday afternoons in the fall instructed by a certified tennis professional. The class will be limited to six students at…