Tag: golf

Desert Duffers signature overnight golf outing

The Duffers and their wives get ready to play at the Capital Canyon Golf course in Prescott, Arizona.

David Larson The Quail Creek Men’s Nine Hole Golf Club (Desert Duffers) this year went to Prescott, Arizona for this signature event. Under the excellent chairmanship of Duffer Howard Rosenberg and his wife Gloria it was a resounding success. This year’s event ran from October 8 through 10 and included the wives. There were 57…

Lady Putters set for holiday luncheon

Peggy McGee The Lady Putters will hold their final 2017 lunch meeting on Wednesday, December 6 as they celebrate Christmas a couple weeks early. The menu will feature Chicken Piccata with a special holiday dessert. Tickets are $15.50 and can be purchased at the weekly putting sessions between now and November 29. Election of officers…

QCVGA registering members for 2018

Charlie Shultheis It is once again time to register for the Quail Creek Veterans Golf Association (QCVGA) for 2018 Membership in the QCVGA allows you to be a participating member in an organization formed to foster the rules and camaraderie of golf and also to participate in social and charitable activities that help local military…

QCVGA sponsors Pearl Harbor Day golf event

Charlie Shultheis The Quail Creek Veterans Golf Association is sponsoring a Pearl Harbor Day Golf Tournament at the Haven Golf Course on Thursday, December 7, 2017. The Haven is located at 110 N. Abrego Drive in Green Valley. Check-in will start at 7:15 a.m. with a Shotgun start at 8:00 a.m. This tournament is open…

Desert Duffers/Lady Niners tournament

David Larson On August 31, the annual “Niners – Duffer Tournament” took place with a 7:30 shotgun for the 13 foursomes who played. The golf course and the weather were great and the golfers were incredible. Over half the groups posted scores of five and six under par for this “Best Ball Scramble”; however, par…

Lady Putters hold final brunch of 2017

Left to right: Monte Hudson, Judy McKinley and Ruth Spiegel each scored under 40 in their first month as Putters; photo by Sylvia Butler

Peggy McGee Although the weather was more like summer than fall, the Lady Putters still marked the official end of summer on October 18 with their final brunch of 2017. Seventy ladies putted on the newly opened greens that were much slower than usual, resulting in groans as the ball stopped short of the hole.…

Out for revenge

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Peggy McGee After losing to the men three years in a row, the Lady Putters began practicing for the annual Battle of the Sexes challenge in the heat of the summer. They are hoping to be the victors on Monday, October 23 when couples meet to compete. The cost is $8 per person, $16 per…