Tag: golf

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…

Golf tournament a phenomenal success

Rosie VanderVeen Bravo! Kudos! Hoorah! Words that summarize the first Kare Bear golf tournament! Over 100 golfers participated in the event on January 10. The weather was cold but coffee and donuts were provided bringing warmth and sustenance. Following the golf game, a sumptuous luncheon was enjoyed served by Julie and Izzie from the Horizon…

SBMGA news and scores

Norm Ott The SunBird Men’s Golf Association main event for the month of January was the annual Match Play Challenge. In match play a golfer plays up to 18 holes, or more if tied, against a single opponent. The player who wins the most holes is declared the winner of the match and goes on…

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…