Tag: golf

Another bucket list item accomplished

Kirk and Sue Harrison recently completed all 11 sites on the Alabama Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in just 12 days. The courses were challenging and beautiful. They have also golfed in all 50 states, 10 Canadian Provinces, lowest golf course in the world and the highest golf course in North America. Next on their…

K9 Unit Charity Golf Tournament coming in November

Officers Sean Clarke, Mike Miller and Buka

Jim Ellison PebbleCreek will be hosting the sixth annual charity golf tournament in support of the City of Goodyear’s Police Department K9 Unit. The Pet Companion’s Club is sponsoring this tournament and invites you to take part in this worthwhile event taking place on Saturday, November 15, 2014. The tournament will be played on the…

PCMGA conducts “Big Break” skills contest

Skills Challenge Overall Winners: Deral Sax and Daron Sax

Howie Tiger On Wednesday, April 23 the PebbleCreek Men’s Golf Association provided for numerous activities as part of the Member-Guest Tourney. The activities included the Adams Demo Club Fitting with Launch Monitor, the Adams/Adidas/Ashworth Pro Shop, practice rounds and a skills contest just like the one on the Golf Channel’s Big Break program. The skills…

PCM9GA May 8 Triple Dipper Tournament results

All Winners – May 8 Triple Dipper Tournament

Erv Stein On the pleasantly temperate afternoon of May 8, over 100 of our PCM9GA golfers teed off at our Tuscany Falls and Palms Courses utilizing the Triple Dipper Tournament format. Per usual, our pairing committee members never cease to amaze us all with their endless array of mind-boggling variations and this format was again…

Golf course maintenance prepared for busy summer

Paul S. McGinnis After an incredibly busy season on the golf course, it is time to start summer maintenance and improvement projects. Here is a list of some of the upcoming maintenance activities: * Aerifying fairways – first with solid tines and then with hollow tines * Greens will be aerified two times this summer…

PCM9GA announces April 24th Lone Ranger results

All Winners – April 24 Lone Ranger Tournament

Erv Stein The vast majority of our PCM9GA snowbird members were still around and not departed yet to their remote summer destinations and therefore, on April 24 on an excellent sunlit and temperate afternoon, well over 100 PCM9GA golfers participated in a quite interesting tournament utilizing the Lone Ranger format at our Eagle’s Nest front…

PebbleCreek Lady Niners news

2014-15 Officers: President Karen Morgan, Treasurer Jackie Voccola, Vice President Rosemary Holmes and PCL9GA member Kay Little; not pictured, Secretary Jane Kelly

Suzanne Butler As we head into the summer heat, many of the PebbleCreek Lady Niners are heading to cooler spots whether for the entire summer or just a few weeks’ respite. But regular Tuesday play and other club activities continue on. Officers for 2014-15 were recently elected and new board and committee chairs selected. Everyone…

Summer Sizzler highlights

First place winners Virginia Schultz, Stevie Chesky and Debbie Sayer; not pictured Judy DeKalb. Photo by Suzan Simons

Suzan Simons On July 22 there were 48 brave ladies that participated in the PCLGA annual Summer Sizzler Tournament. Each lady was given a FroggToggs Chilly Pad Towel when she checked in that morning. The game was Mad Dog Scramble with each team made up of ABCD level players. Even though the heat was on,…

PCM9GA holds Designated Driver Scramble Tournament

Winning First Place Foursome, left to right: Willard Pearson, Dave Gasch, Chuck Hendrickson and Jim Halbmaier

Erv Stein Our mid-summer and somewhat seasonally smaller group of 44 non snowbird enthusiastic and loyal PCM9GA golfers teed off at our Tuscany Lakes Course at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, July 24. Most fortunately, our summer tee times from May to October start at 7:30 a.m. which means that our weekly nine hole events…