Tag: golf

News from the SunBird Golf Shop

Laurie Moore Kelech, Golf Shop Manager Yep, it’s a dry heat … let us celebrate with unlimited summer play! From June 1 through Oct. 7. Available seven days a week From Wednesday, June 1, through Friday, Oct. 7 Book tee times after 9:30 a.m.* $599 per person upfront includes cart (when reserved at booking) $180…

Lady 18ers Club Championship and End of the Season Mixer

The SunBird Ladies League 18ers held their annual Club Championship on March 8 and 15. This is a two-week flighted, low gross tournament, using the total scores from the two weeks. Congratulations to Cindy Vig on winning the tournament and becoming the 2022 Club Champion! Cindy came in top place with a gross score of…

Annual Gals and Pals Golf Tournament and Luncheon

Gail Schroeder The Niners resumed their Gals and Pals annual tournament on March 22 after a year off due to COVID-19. Barbara Edwards did an excellent job of organizing the event. It was a very fun tournament with a lot of comradery. The tournament was a scramble, and everyone was to mark down the number…

Life Is Good When You Are Golfing

Lisa Onyx, Publicity The Lady 18ers held their two-week net tournament called the SunBird Cup in February. Congratulations to Lore Schaefer who ran away with the tournament with a seven-stroke lead over her competitors! Lore shot a net 57 during her first round, making it difficult for anyone to catch her. Sue Mallery came in…

Golf Course Event Listing

Christina Riley, Assistant Golf Shop Manager • April 9 (Saturday): Master’s Tournament—Open to men and women, 7:30 a.m. tee times • April 16 (Saturday): Hero Golf Hole Sponsor, supporting first responders: fire and police

Did You Know?

  Sandy Crane SunBird Golf Resort is a semi-private course that welcomes public players. When the golf club was first started, we had active members numbering between 350 and 400. The Golf Club currently has approximately 240 members, both residents and non-residents. We all continue to age, and some relocate as family concerns and physical…

Men’s Golf Club News

Scott Moore We had a big turnout for our Feb. 1 Men’s Club meeting, a good indication that most, if not all, of our seasonal members are back at SunBird. Treasurer Patrick Leach kicked the meeting off with the monthly financial report. With the help of membership dues coming in, Patrick has been able to…

Golf Course Event Listing 2022

Christina Riley, Assistant Golf Shop Manager * March 8 (Tuesday) — Club Championship Lady 18ers * March 15 (Tuesday) — Club Championship Lady 18ers * March 19 (Saturday) — Greenskeeper Tourney, 8 a.m. shotgun * March 19 (Saturday) — Hero Golf Hole Sponsor, supporting first responders: fire and police * March 20 (Sunday) U.S. Kids…

SunBird Lady 18er Golf Updates

Lisa Onyx, Publicity Congratulations to Cindy Vig and Jean Pritchard for placing fifth in their flight of 15 teams in the State Medallion Club Team Tournament. There were 122 club teams represented in the flighted tournament. The team score is based on the gross player’s score (Cindy’s) added to the net player’s score (Jean’s). The…