Tag: golf

Individual Match Play 2018

Tim Phillips The three-day Individual Match Play event of the QCMGA was played on June 12, 14 and 19, 2018 utilizing all three nines at Quail Creek CC. This is a handicapped event in which there were six flights with eight players in each flight that were determined by handicap of each player. There was…

Superintendent’s Revenge revisited

Tim Phillips The latest edition of the Superintendent’s Revenge for the QCMGA was held on May 29, 2018. This event has pin placements on every hole located in precarious and usually unfair places by Superintendent JR Kies. If a hole could be made on the edge of the green, it was deemed to be fair…

Putters patriotic x 2

Peggy McGee The Lady Putters had two opportunities recently to show their love and respect for our Nation’s flag. On May 30, the traditional Memorial Day, the ladies donned their patriotic t-shirts as they putted. Again, in June, in observance of Flag Day they once more wore red, white and blue to show their love…

Daisies in the Desert

Peggy McGee The Lady Putters and the Lady Niners golf clubs combined their talents in their annual round of golf. The Niners teed off and hit all the fairway and approach shots. Once the ball was on the green, the Putters took over control of the ball. There were four flights vying for the top…

Putters sponsor 1st 2018 brunch

  Peggy McGee With the switch to summer hours, the Lady Putters transitioned from holding periodic lunches to brunches during which the winners from the previous six weeks are recognized. Earning the Coveted Quail for having the low net score of 32.40 was Judy McKinley while Frieda Hyles had a low gross score of 37.…

Putters to hold “Christmas in July” collection

Peggy McGee In keeping with their tradition of helping others, the Lady Putters will sponsor its annual Christmas in July collection on July 11 to support the Green Valley Community Food Bank. Especially needed now that schools are closed are cereals, juice packs, dried fruit and Pop-Tarts. Children who normally rely on free breakfast and…

QCLGA Match Play results

Terri Erickson The three-day Quail Creek Women’s Golf Individual Match Play Tournament was organized by Bonny Wilcox, tournament chair for the QCLGA. And the winners are Kandi Roy, Kathy Stotz, Sandi Hrovatin, Jacquie Owens, Sharon Hayes, Peg Avent and Bonny Wilcox. Congratulations to all!

QCLGA Member Guest Tournament highlights

Terri Erickson The QCLGA held their annual member/guest tournament on April 18 and 19 with a huge success! The tournament began with registration and betting on prizes then off for an afternoon of Partner Better Ball Golf and concluded with a dinner at the Madera Clubhouse. Day two was morning golf and then lunch where…

Summer Golf Course Maintenance Initiative

  Robert Lewis, Green Committee A very interesting question was asked at the March Green Committee Meeting. The question was, “What recommendations have we implemented from previous golf course studies?” One example was to implement the counterclockwise spinal brushes on all green mowers providing a smoother putting surface after cutting. The most current study, by…