Category: Card Games & Sports

IronOaks Tennis events

Denise Lott The IronOaks Tennis Club Gender Doubles Tournament was held In February. Winners were Lola Bernadelli and Carmelle Davin (4.0 women), Mike Corey and Leo Lapane (4.0 men), Olena Buxton and Barb Yankee (3.5 women) and Jerry Geiszler and Len Paulson (3.5 men). Our Winter Drop-In Social, open to all Sun Lakes area players,…

SunBird Tennis news

Christine Terechenok The next Tennis Club meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. in the Lakeview room in the SunBird Clubhouse. Remember, everyone that wants to participate, bring an appetizer to share at the meeting. Our new tennis board is trying out this new idea and hopes to continue it…

A golfing legacy

What does it mean to leave a legacy, a heritage, a personal footprint that can make a difference to the future of our golf club? It means recognizing that this club was our home course for many years. It means honoring the good times and lasting friendships it gave us. It means improving the financial…

Card Scores – March 2015

500 Cards Darlene Thompson SunBird 500 winners for January 2015. We meet in the Lakeview Room on the second floor by the Pro Shop on Thursday evenings and start to play at 7:00 p.m.; please come early. Buy-in is $.50. 1/01. Holiday 1/08. 1st Joanne Astor 2950, 2nd Lee Ketcher 2890, 3rd Jeanne Berte 2810…

2nd Annual Masters Pass Tournament returns

Gary Hall All SunBird residents are invited. During the week of the famous Masters Tournament held at Augusta, SunBird will host its own Par 3 version. This will be a Friday afternoon 2:00 p.m. shotgun start on April 10. All 18 holes will be set up as Par 3’s and renamed in Augusta fashion to…

3rd annual “Howl at the Moon” night golf returns

Gary Hall All SunBird residents are invited. After a great response to last spring’s night golf tournament, over 110 participants, the return of “Howl at the Moon” golf will be held Friday evening, April 3. This will be a nine hole scramble tournament for fun, laughter and the unique nighttime experience. Create your own four…

Pickleball news – March 2015

Pickleball is played October through April. We meet on the tennis courts. Tuesday and Thursday is for beginners and intermediate players from 2:00–3:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday is from 3:30–5:30 p.m. and is for advanced players. Friday play is for everyone and we will do some tournament play from 2:00–5:30 p.m. Sunday is drop-in from…

SunBird Ladies – 18 hole news

Jean Pritchard January has been a very busy month for all lady golfers and February is starting to be even busier! On January 20 and 27 we played for the SunBird Cup Championship and Trish Carrel was our winner! Congratulations, Trish! On February 3 we played our Pink Lady game and had a wonderful luncheon…

SBGA Inc. report from general manager

March brings longer days and earlier tee times. Call in for tee times will be at 7:00 a.m. Shotguns will be at 8:00 a.m. and noon. The 9 Holes for $10 walk-on special will be extended to include Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays after 4:00 p.m. beginning this month. Throughout the month of March the Pro…