Tag: golf

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…

Bandit Golfers holiday social

SunBird Bandit golfers enjoyed a night of socializing during the holiday season

The SunBird Bandit golfers set their sticks aside for an evening of socializing during the holiday season. Their thoughts, no doubt, included their annual tourney this February 18 and playing the friendly 6-6-6 format, which so many golfers enjoy. They’ll be hoping SunBird friends will join in the fun.

Lady Niners golf outing

24 Lady Niners enjoyed a weekend of golf, food and fun at their 17th annual golf outing held at Mission Royale Golf Course in Casa Grande in October 2014. Go Niners!

SunBird Ladies 18ers’ schedule

Practice, practice, practice

Jean Pritchard The Sunbird Lady 18ers has a full schedule for the next 3 months. The 18ers and the 9ers are going to be teeing off together on Tuesday mornings, at 9:00 a.m. (barring any frost delays). This has worked great for both groups for the past several weeks and hopefully will continue. One of…

2015 SBGA report

Welcome to all the returning snowbirds. We have some exciting deals for you. After 3:00 p.m. on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays we offer walk-on nine hole golf for $10. The Pro Shop has jackets at a 30 percent discount. Heavy sunshine is coming so make sure you have one of our sunshade hats. The…

Roadrunners free dance

Roadrunners Golf is sponsoring a free dance on Saturday, February 21 from 7:00-10:00 p.m. in the SunBird Ballroom with music by the Riff Raff band. A full cash bar will be available and bring snacks for your table. All SunBird residents and their guests are invited.

Canadians repeat

Wes Akerman The annual golf tournament to raise funds to improve the aesthetics of SunBird pitted the Canadians, Roadrunners, Americans and Bandits (CRAB) in club to club competition on November 22; 32 players from each club were slotted into CRAB foursomes. Players had the opportunity to socialize with others they might not otherwise meet, a…

SunBird Open Golf Tournament winners announced

Presenting the check to the SunBird Golf Club are (left to right) Gary Metzger, Eilene Stroahman, Connie Dreyer, Jim Dolwick and George Richardson – SBO Committee. Missing is Jack Cooper.

Connie Dreyer The December 2014 SunBird Open winners of the Golf Tournament were as follows: Gross – Flight 1: 1st Earl Brown, Earl Walker, Rick and Hayden Lantgen, 2nd Jack Cooper, Sam Curatolo, Mike Malta and Ron Weisz; Flight 2: 1st Bob Cordray, Larry Schuster, Jim Verweyst and Laverne Schaffer, 2nd Loren and Trish Carrel,…

Holiday Season for SunBird Lady Golfers

Santa and his elves attended the Lady 18ers Holiday Social!.

On November 25 the Lady 18ers hosted the Lady 9ers to a Scramble and lunch on the Patio. Approximately 60 ladies enjoyed golf and a lunch of salads and desserts! The Lady 18ers had their Christmas brunch on December 2 in the Horizon Room with a short meeting. The dues for 2015 are due now…

The “Rattlesnakes” are active

Gary Hall No need to panic! This particular variety of snake carries golf clubs and is completely harmless except for the occasional errant golf shot. The Rattlesnakes is just one of several golfing groups available to the community for competition and camaraderie here in SunBird. This is the second successful golfing season for the weekly…