Tag: golf

Superintendent’s Revenge – A new tradition

Tim Phillips A new tradition was born at Quail Creek on June 11, 2013, and for most players it was a difficult birthing. What emerged first thing in the morning sunshine was designed to beguile both the best and the worst skill sets of players that day. Once a year the professional and golf superintendent…

QCLGA hosts No Frills Member Guest Day

The QCLGA, the 18 holers, held its annual No Frills Member Guest Day on June 13. The co chairs Dreama Fumia and Sherry Morris planned the fun one day event that started with a 7:30 a.m. shotgun. Each member and her guest were paired with another twosome in her flight and they played the game…

Niners fourth annual Junior tournament a big success

Deb Maloney The Quail Creek Lady Niners joined together with the local Continental School students for the fourth annual Junior Tournament. The event organized by Lady Niner Christi Tucker, with the help of Coach Steve Lathen, paired 36 students with 36 ladies for nine holes of golf on the Quail Course. It was a great…

QCLGA Interclub Fun Day

The Quail Creek Ladies Golf Association hosted the Interclub Fun Day on May 10. The event was the kick off of their 2013 season where six clubs from the area participate in summer match play events. There were eighty four participants on Friday from Quail Creek, CC Green Valley, Canoa Ranch/Torres, San Ignacio South, San…

Lady 9ers Club Champ

The Quail Creek Lady Nine Hole Golf Association announced its 2013 Club Championship in late April. Out of 160 members the Niners had 47 players participate in the four qualifying play dates. Our winner is Pat Crane whose combined score for the best two rounds of nine holes out of four dates was 97. Sherry…

QCLGA gives back!

  Terri Erickson Carol Clifford and Elizabeth Heintz, co chairs of the QCLGA 2013 Member Guest Tournament and Linda Klaus, the raffle chair, presented donations to Jean Davis of the Animal League of Green Valley, Lisa Coker of Friends in Deed and Karen Pomeroy of The Equine Voices. The donations were made possible due to…

Congratulations, Mary!

Congratulations to Mary Lou Johnson for winning the QCLGA La Conquistadora del Sud tournament this year. The event is part of the SDWGA and is a two day eclectic tournament. Mary Lou took the prize on May 23 with a total of 56!

Ford captures his fifth Club Championship trophy

Sheldon Zatkin The Quail Creek Men’s Golf Association held it 2013 Club Championship over three days April 30, May 2 and May 7. This three day tournament pits the top golfers in five flights against each other with the ultimate reward being the right to call oneself the Club Champion for 2013. In the Championship…

Round Robin Match Play

The Quail Creek Ladies Golf Association 18 holers completed a three day Round Robin Match Play on Thursday, May 9. The third round was followed by a luncheon and business meeting in which the first and second place team winners were announced. The winners are Flight one, first place Sherry Morris and Dreama Fumia; second…

Sterling staff at golf shop and outside services

Tim Phillips Many of us take for granted how the Pro Shop Outside Services staff operates. We are indeed fortunate in having a first class staff operating not only in our golf shop at Quail Creek but the guys who keep the flow of players on target on the golf course and who handle numerous…