Tag: golf

Quail Creek QCMGA: 2 Man Stableford

July 14 Flight 1: 1. Randy Davis/Bill Chapman        42 T2. Vance Gross/Shel Zatkin        40 T2. Robert Anderson/Dan Ward        40 T2. Jeff Guest/Gene Knox        40 T2. Clark Wilson/Robert MacLeod        40 Flight 2: 1. Steven Jarrett/James Cooley        46 2. Dale Miller/Craig Parsons        44 T3. Phil Lamb/David Ray        42 T3. Ron Hammond/Charles Sobiech        42 Flight 3: 1. David Meadows/Doug Kosloske        42 2. Doug McNeil/Tom Kellt        41 3. Tom England/Bon…

Ladies Golf Association Starts Up

Sign in table: (left) Deb Riddell, tournament chair (right) Sandi Hrovatin, treasurer

Janet Johnson Forty-six lady golfers played in our first weekly Thursday Quail Creek Ladies Golf Association (QCLGA) League event on August 13, while adhering to our strict COVID-19 rules and restrictions. That didn’t stop us from having fun and actually getting to see and play with ladies we hadn’t seen in awhile. We are looking forward to…

What Lady Putters Do When They Can’t Putt

Becky Ashin is multi-talented, weaving baskets and creating ceramics pieces.

Peggy McGee The last time the Lady Putters were all together to putt was March 11. What were they doing with their time now that they weren’t on the putting green every Wednesday? After a very unofficial, non-scientific survey was sent out, not one of the respondents said “practicing putting.” If this continues, everyone in…

QCMGA Is Back!

QCMGA member, Bill Chapman, registering with Clay Harris and Martin Wibbenhorst for the first event on July 7.

Shel Zatkin, President, QCMGA The Quail Creek Men’s Golf Association started competition after a three month layoff because of restrictions relating to COVID-19.

QCMGA Scores

July 7 Flight 1: T1. Bill Sheppard / Scott Brannan -4 T1. Shel Zatkin / Doug Detman -4 3. Vance Gross / Tim Toon -3 Flight 2: 1. Larry Taylor / Tracey Austell -9 T2. Ron Hammond / Gaylord Lee -5 T2. Ralph Scafuri / Craig Parsons -5 T2. Randy Mathis / Gary Skinner -5…

One-of-a-Kind Golfer

Jim Hart notched his 1,401st round on July 24 on the coyote course of shooting or beat his age of 89.

Tim Phillips Most retirees have great expectations of playing better golf once they have retired and can dedicate more time to improving their games. Age usually becomes a determining factor in seeing scores rise, and health issues begin to increase. But Jim Hart, at 89, is still performing at prodigious levels on an almost daily…

Hole in One Success

Janet Johnson, Publicity Committee We have another hole-in-one! Congrats to Dena Knox for her first hole-in-one on June 22, on Quail number 2. 130 yards with an 8-iron. Awesome job!

Eagle on Par Five

Janet Johnson, Publicity Committee On June 8, our QCLGA president, Jacquie Owens, had an Eagle on hole number 18, par 5 at the Country Club of Green Valley. Nice going Jacquie! Setting another great example!

Lady Putters to Host Christmas in July

A typical Christmas in July collection. (Photo by Sylvia Butler)

Peggy McGee Although they are still not able to putt as a group, the Lady Putters plan to continue their long-established practice of hosting a Christmas in July event to support the local Food Bank. Rather than bringing donations of non-perishable foods to the Madera Clubhouse, ladies are asked to take them to Putter President…