Category: Card Games & Sports

SunBird Pickleball Club

Happy New Year from the SunBird Pickleball Club. Hope to see you on the courts. The SunBird Pickleball Club is hosting a charity tournament on February 9 and 10 to raise money to help research cures for Alzheimers/Dementia. Many SunBird residents have been touched by Alzheimer’s, and we are looking for the First Survivor. Come…

Bradshaw Tennis Tournament had huge turn out

Penny Petersen The Bradshaw Tennis Tournament is the largest tennis gathering of the year and includes entrants from Sun Lakes 1, Cottonwood Palo Verde, Ironwood, Oakwood, SunBird and Springfield. This year, there were 150 participants competing in Men’s and Women’s Doubles. New elements were added, including Fast Serve and Placement competitions. An exhibition match was…

Women’s 18 Hole League and Lady Niners enjoy day of golf

On November 27, the Women’s 18 Hole League hosted the Lady Niners. We were all mixed together and played a step aside scramble for 18 holes. The first seven place teams were rewarded for their efforts with the first-place team winners being Shirley Hunt, Joyce Gerber, Betty Teal and Toni Leonard. It was a great…

News from Lady 18ers

Dana Marrs November ushered in a flurry of hole-in-ones from our group. Heather Verbitsky and Cindy Vig aced hole #8, and Becky Sargeant aced #13. Statistics say that an average handicapper will shoot a hole-in-one 1 in 12,000 times. Who’s up for checking it out? All we need is 12,000 balls and some spare time.…