Category: Sports

QCLGA Junior Tournament

  Cheri Sipe, President, QC9LGA For the tenth year, the QC9LGA (Ladies 9-Hole League) hosted 18 boys and 18 girls from the Continental Middle School for the Junior Tournament on March 29. Each team consisted of two students and two ladies in a 4-person scramble. To prepare for the tournament the 6th, 7th and 8th…

The spirit of the Desert Duffers in action

  David Larson The Quail Creek Men’s Nine Hole Golf Club (Desert Duffers) once again showed their willingness to help others with their annual Easter Ham Donations. In the two weeks prior to Easter, before the Duffers shotgun tee times, donations from the Duffers were accepted for this annual event. This allowed the Duffers to…

Putters visit MountainView

  Peggy McGee Forty-four Lady Putters boarded a bus at Quail Creek at 7:30 a.m. on April 16 for the approximately one-hour trip to SaddleBrooke for a friendly competition with the Mountainview Lady Putters. The course presented some unique challenges being different in layout from the greens the “blue team” is used to. To present…

16th annual Member Guest invitational results

  Tim Phillips For the 16th year, the QCMGA hosted the Member Guest Invitational Tournament run from April 4 through April 6, 2018. Chuck Stensrud took on the chairmanship for the fourth time. He and his committee provided an interesting venue that included five nine-hole matches, tee gifts chosen by the participants from a wide…

Putters do more than putt

  Peggy McGee The Lady Putters are often thought of as a purely fun-loving group, but behind the laughter there are hearts of gold. Over the years the Lady Putters have sponsored two food drives annually to support the Green Valley Amado Community Food Bank. At their Moonlight Madness and Battle of the Sexes events,…

Putters venture out of Quail Creek to keep on putting

  Peggy McGee The putting green was recently closed to the Putters because of the Men’s Golf Association Member/Guest tournament. But that didn’t deter those ladies who really enjoy the camaraderie of putting. Thirty Lady Putters went to Triple Play, a local sports venue that offers batting cages, arcade games, a pool table, and bean…

Summer schedule for Putters

  Peggy McGee Now that hot weather has reached us in earnest, the Lady Putters are on their summer schedule. Check-in takes place between 7:45 and 8:15 with putting beginning promptly at 8:30. Despite the hot weather there are dress restrictions in effect. No tank tops, halter tops or short shorts are allowed. Ladies are…