Tag: tennis

PebbleCreek Tennis Club celebrates the Aussie open

Crystal and Brian Messer, Vicki Shaner, Myrna Bodner, Jim Meyer, Randy Welsh, Pat Owens, Dan Schimmelpfennig, Karyn Swinford and Dennis Carter

Norma Whitley While tennis champions like Novak Djokovic, Naomi Osaka, Rafael Nadal, Petra Kvitova amazed the world at Melbourne, Australia for the 2019 Australian Tennis Open, PebbleCreek tennis lovers took to the courts at Eagle’s Nest and Tuscany Falls for their own “Aussie Open” social. Upon arriving at the PebbleCreek tennis courts, attendees were greeted…

Tennis under the lights

Men’s Group members Len Seif, Rich Karp, Bob Czajkowski and Ed Schneider

Norma Whitley Tennis players at PebbleCreek are all too familiar with how busy the tennis courts are at Eagle’s Nest and Tuscany Falls during the morning hours, but did you know that there are nighttime tennis groups as well? Still working or involved with one of the other 100+ clubs at PebbleCreek and cannot always…

PebbleCreek Tennis Club forms new USTA Women’s Tennis Team

Norma Whitley The PebbleCreek Tennis Club is proud to announce the addition of a newly formed USTA 3.5 Women’s 40+ Tennis Team. This new tennis team, the Pebbles, began tournament play in January 2019 with matches throughout the valley with other United States Tennis Association teams. With the addition of this USTA Women’s Tennis Team,…

Learn the sport of a lifetime

The PebbleCreek Tennis Club is offering tennis lessons for beginners and intermediate tennis players. Beginner tennis lessons will be Monday, February 11 through Monday, March 18 from noon–1:00 p.m., Certified Tennis Instructor, $60 total for six one-hour sessions. Intermediate tennis lessons will be Monday, February 11 through Monday, March 18 from 11:00 a.m.–noon, Certified Tennis…

Tennis tournament benefits H.O.P.E. Team

Norma Whitley On the weekend of December 14, tennis players throughout the valley came together for the Best of the West Doubles Tournament held at the Phoenix Tennis Center in support of the H.O.P.E. Team. The H.O.P.E. Team is a nonprofit organization established in 2009, which consists of compassionate and devoted community volunteers. These volunteers…

Good friends and tennis buddies

Norma Whitley Moving to PebbleCreek is an exciting time for residents. Settling into a new home with a desire to meet new friends and enjoy life in this beautiful community filled with wonderful amenities and things to do. The PebbleCreek Tennis Club assists members in creating new friendships and forging existing ones through club activities…

2019 PebbleCreek Tennis Club board members

At the December 5 Tennis Club Board meeting, members elected the 2019 PebbleCreek Tennis Club Board. The 2019 board members include Dennis Whitley, president, Keith Constable, vice president, Roxie Forrest, secretary, Jeff Braun, treasurer, Diane Bostock, tournament director, Janet Wise, social director, and Norma Whitley, communications director.

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…

Tennis Club members enjoy their annual holiday party

Norma Whitley On December 11, PebbleCreek Tennis Club members gathered to celebrate at the annual Tennis Club Christmas and holiday party. A delicious Italian buffet was prepared by the PebbleCreek catering staff and enjoyed in the Chianti Room at the Tuscany Falls Clubhouse by Tennis Club members. The club’s social director, Jill Santy, planned a…