Tag: golf

Hole-in-one

This is Barb Haley, member of QCLGA. She had a hole-in-one playing the Quail Course on hole No. 2 on January 4, 2014. This is Barb’s first hole-in-one accomplished at the age of 80! Photo by Ken Haley.

Desert Duffers news

David Larson The Quail Creek Men’s Nine Hole Golf Club, Desert Duffers, ended the 2013 golfing year with over 200 members who are all enjoying meeting new friends and golfing, as our motto states: “Golf is a Game – Have Fun.” In addition to their weekly games, last year the Duffers enjoyed two different overnight…

QC Lady Niners holiday wrap up

Deb Maloney For 59 Lady Niners, one holiday wish came true on December 12. The weather dawned bright and warm at Quail Creek for their holiday golf and annual awards luncheon. Niners President Marci Yenerich welcomed special guest and founding member Grace Thompson who organized the club 11 years ago. Also, Marci thanked all who…

Sign up now to play golf and benefit cancer research

Virginia Hutcheson April 14, 2014, the Quail Creek Fights Back Relay For Life team will help host a four person scramble golf tournament at Desert Hills Golf Course to benefit the American Cancer Society. Sign up now to play this private golf course and help fund cancer research, patient education, programs and advocacy. Form a…

QCLGA holds annual Holiday and Awards Luncheon

Terri Erickson The QCLGA held its annual Holiday and Awards Luncheon on December 19. Sherry Morris was instrumental in making the room festive with Christmas tree lights and silver wrapped packages. President Rose Welliver began the meeting with thank yous to her board members and a very special thank you to Ken Haley, our resident…

Quail Creek Veterans Day Golf Tournament a big success

Tom Haberer The Veterans Day Golf Tournament hosted by the Quail Creek Veterans’ Golf Association raised over $4,000 for local veterans’ charities while providing a fun day of scramble golf, raffle prizes and lunch at the Madera Clubhouse. Over 140 golfers participated in the holiday event held on Monday, November 11. QCVGA is open to…

Cost of golf at Quail Creek

Tim Phillips The budget has been approved and golf fees loom ahead for all of us for the 2014 calendar year. So what is golf going to cost each of us in 2014 whether as a green fee player, punch card player, guest, or our annual dues paying member? For those who want to know…

QCLGA triumphs at Robson Challenge

The QCLGA hosted the Robson Challenge on November 20 and took the trophy for the second year in a row! Seven Robson Community Teams from Tuscany Falls, Eagle’s Nest, MountainView, Preserve, Oakwood, Ironwood and Robson Ranch gathered at Quail Creek for an afternoon round of golf, each with their own golf pro, and dinner at…

Autumn Harvest Putting Invitational a friendly game

Daryl Laux Quail Creek Lady Putters enjoy the fun game of putting every Wednesday morning. On November 6, Lady Putters hosted SaddleBrooke MountainView Lady Putters for a friendly competition. The event gives us a chance to visit with fellow Robson Community residents and colleague putters. There were 108 lady putters vying for team and individual…

Rally for the Cure tournament highlights

Terri Erickson The Quail Creek Ladies’ Golf Associations, both 18 and 9 hole clubs, held their annual Rally for the Cure Golf Tournament to raise money for and awareness of breast cancer cures on October 17. The day began with a 7:30 a.m. shotgun competitive tournament with the 18 hole players and an 8:30 a.m.…