Tag: golf

SBMGA update

  Norm Ott The SunBird Men’s Golf Association held its second to last monthly meeting of the 2017-2018 season on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. The main item on the agenda was the election of officers for the 2018-2019 season. Those elected were Fred Nixon, vice president, Patrick Leach, treasurer, and Gary Popelka, secretary. Dan Carroll,…

SunBird Golf Association Shoot Outs

  There were two golf association shoot outs held since the last report. They were the Men’s Golf Association Net Shoot Out held on February 18 and the Couples Gross Shoot Out sponsored by both the Men’s and Ladies’ Associations held on March 4. Qualifying to play in these shoot outs is done during regular…

From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen It’s April, and we already see our snowbirds heading to their summer homes. This tells us who stays here to look forward to summer months and the summer heat. With the heat approaching, or it may have already arrived, we will be going to 7:00 a.m. shotgun and tee time starts on…

SunBird Lady Niners news

  Pam Tiffany Twenty-five SunBird Lady Niners enjoyed golfing with the Sun Lakes Lady Niners on February 27. We were greeted with coffee and pastries at check-in and played a fun scramble with each member receiving a free mulligan and a lucky putt. Fellowship, luncheon and prizes after golf completed the day. Scores were low,…

“Howl at the Moon” night golf returns to SunBird

  Gary Hall After a great response to last spring’s night golf tournament, the return of “Howl at the Moon” golf will be held Saturday evening, March 31, 2018. This will be a 9-hole scramble tournament for fun, laughter and the unique experience. Create your own four-person team with your friends and neighbors, or sign…

SunBird Couples Net Shoot Out

  Norm Ott It was a beautiful, warm and sunny Sunday afternoon on January 14, 2018, when 10 couples representing both the SunBird Lady’s Golf Association and the SunBird Men’s Golf Association teed off in the annual couples nine hole net shoot out. The couples participating were Fred Fraga/Marcie Hogan, Jim Croghan/Jackie Huyghebaert, Ron Jarvis/Dee…

SunBird Women’s Golf Association news

  Tammy Bachofner We have been busy so far this year! We had the Ladies Net Shoot out, the Couples Net Shoot out, the SunBird Cup and the nominating committee held their meeting, so we have a slate of candidates for the March meeting, all while playing our regular golf and having fun! Congratulations to…

Safety Alert

  SunBird Golf Course is restricted to use by golfers only. It is not safe for residents to walk, bike or jog on golf course property, including golf course cart paths. Pets are not permitted on the golf course. When walking or driving along SunBird Boulevard, be alert for errant golf balls. Thank you

Tips From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen It’s March, and we are now on our spring schedule. Starting time for all shotgun starts will now be 8:00 a.m. Morning tee times will also begin at 8:00 a.m. Afternoon tee times will begin at noon. Hours for the Pro Shop will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call-in for…

SunBird Lady Niners

  Mary Marshall, Secretary February 6 was a beautiful day for golf as two of our Niners shot a hole-in-one! June Yates aced hole #3, and Jamie Morgan hit her perfect shot on hole #13. Congratulations, ladies! The pot was split between the two winners and now starts over, so each member must put in…