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Kathy Sheard The PCL9GA is proud to present a new, encased bulletin board to the head golf professional at Eagle’s Nest, Ronnie Decker. When asked by PCL9GA President Bobbie Wagner in the fall of 2020 what would be one of the items on his wish list that the Lady Niners could help with, he suggested the…

PCMGA Introduces Officers for the 2021-22 Season

PCMGA officers (left to right): Ken Schumacher, Jack Stipp, Roger Douglas, and John Abercrombie

Howie Tiger On March 9, via a Zoom meeting, the PebbleCreek Men’s Golf Association (PCMGA) elected officers for the 2021-22 golfing season. They officially take office on June 1. Introducing our leaders: Ken Schumacher (president): Ken grew up on a farm in south central North Dakota. He spent his career in the hospital equipment industry.…

PCM9GA April Recap

Sam Ellis, Bob Gunn, and Michael Bunn get ready to tee it off at the 2 Low Net Tourney.

Mark Eichkorn April provided the 9 Holers with another beautiful month to tee it off and compete. The group had several fun team events. First, the 2/3/4 Team Tourney. This consisted of the two low nets scores on the first hole, three low nets scores on hole two, four low nets on hole three, repeating for…

PCMGA Conducts Ryder Cup Style Matchplay Tourney

PCMGA Matchplay Tourney Organization Team (left to right): Clint Hull, Steve Straley, and Ken Schumacher

Howie Tiger On April 21, 22, and 23, the PebbleCreek Men’s Golf Association (PCMGA) held a matchplay tournament styled after the Ryder Cup. Instead of USA vs. Europe, it pitted Team Eagle’s Nest against Team Tuscany Falls (not based on where players lived). Each team was represented by 90 players. Originally, the PCMGA Member-Guest Tourney was scheduled…

PCLGA’S Chanca of a Lifetime!

Chanca Morrell’s first ace!

Cindy Sota What’s the best time to score an ace? Well, anytime, really! How about when the Eagle’s Nest Cholla Team is playing against the Tuscany Falls Cholla Team? That’s right! It happened on March 29, on hole number 12 at Eagle’s Nest, with a middle pin placement. Congratulations to PCLGA member, Chanca Morrell, on…

PCLGA’S Esther Frehner Scores Her Fourth Ace!

Esther Frehner’s fourth ace!

Cindy Sota On March 16, in the presence of her friends Tricia Self, Elaine Carlson, and Valerie Bobigian, Esther Frehner hit a perfect shot at the Par 3 hole number 17 at Eagle’s Nest! This was Esther’s fourth ace, but she said it felt like her first because it was so exciting to watch the…

2020-21 PebbleCreek Roadrunner League Champions!

2020-21 Roadrunner League Champions (left to right) back row: Cindy Sota, Amber Rivera, Layne Sheridan, Susan Slaughter, Marilyn Reynolds, Mary Harris, Kathy Hubert-Wyss, Sheri Sears, and Ellen Enright; front row: co-captains Andrea Dilger and Sharon Hadley; not present: Monica Lee and Suzanne Kanaly

Sharon Hadley PebbleCreek won Low Gross in the 2020-21 Roadrunner Women’s Golf League for the first time since participating in the league since 2006! The Roadrunner League is composed of eight golf clubs, six this past year due to COVID. Each club sends four two-women teams to play Best Ball. The league counts the Best Ball…

PCLGA’S 2021 Tournament of Champions!

Schedules make it challenging to gather the 15-member team together. Starting from far left: Sande Nielson, Marty McAllister, Lynne Carlyle, Debbie Sayre, Barbara Camozzi, and Debbie Welsh (not pictured: Ms. Buzzer)

Cindy Sota The PebbleCreek Ladies Golf Association (PCLGA) rolled out the red carpet for the Tournament of Champions on March 23, 24, and 30. The participants had a choice of playing two days, March 23 (West Course) and 30 (East Course), or three days, including March 24 at Eagle’s Nest. To compete for the title of…

PCMGA Conducts 2021 Member-Member Tournament

Howie Tiger The annual PebbleCreek Men’s Golf Association (PCMGA) Member-Member tourney was played on March 4, 10, and 11. A total of 111 two-man teams competed in eight flights, with one flight playing from the blue tees, three flights from the blue/white combo tees, and four flights from the white tees. The blue flight, blue/white…

PCM9GA March

Bill Lansing, PCM9GA director of golf operations, presents the 2021 Men’s 9 Holers Low Gross Champion plaque to Fred Schmidt with Tuscany pro David Vader

Mark Eichkorn The Nine Holers held their club championship in March. The two-day event was held March 24 and 25, with 96 golfers competing. The low gross champion was Fred Schmidt with scores of 39 and 37. The low net champion was Russ Georgesen with a net score of 33 and 35. The event is…