Tag: QC Lady Putters

The Lady Putters present annual awards

  Peggy McGee The Lady Putters heralded the New Year by recognizing the high achievers for 2017 as well as the winners for the latest six-week period at their luncheon. After a Chicken Florentine entrée followed by chocolate mousse with whipped cream for dessert, Putters newly elected president Janet Wegner announced the winners. Yoshie Hennessy…

Girls Just Want to Have Fun

  Peggy McGee On a sunny day in mid-January with above average temperatures, the Golfing Girls did indeed have fun. This special event teamed the three all-female golfing groups in Quail Creek, the Lady Putters, the Niners and the Ladies Golf Association, AKA 18-holers. Three players, one from each group, made up the teams. The…

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.…

Lady Putters move to winter schedule

Peggy McGee With the days getting shorter and the mornings getting cooler, the Lady Putters will be moving into their winter schedule on November 1. They will gather on the back patio of the clubhouse at 9:30 a.m. for check-in and start putting promptly at 10:00 a.m. Newcomers are invited to give the Putters a…

Lady Putters celebrate the end of summer

Janet Wegner with Sharon Schoen and Jill Wibbenhorst recognized first time under 40; photo by Sylvia Butler

Cathy Thiele After a two-month break from celebrating their victories, the Lady Putters gathered together on August 16 for their final brunch of the summer. Prior to the meal, they met on the 18-hole putting green, where they once again braved the heat and humidity that goes with monsoon. They cheered when there was an…

Bewitched for Charity

Terri Erickson The three women golf organizations of Quail Creek came together to plan a fun event for all ladies in Quail Creek and an opportunity to give back to this community. The committee, with members from each of the organizations, The Putters, Niners and 18 Hole Club, have been busy planning the event for…

Lady Putters earn more awards

Joyce Walton holds the Crystal Golf Ball plaque flanked by Diane Dodd (left) and Yoshie Hennessy. Each will be able to take the plaque home for three weeks to show it off to family and friends; photo by Sylvia Butler.

Peggy McGee With the heat, attendance was sparse at the putting session on June 7. Most teams had only three players who showed a lot of enthusiasm and shared many laughs — and a few groans — when the ball did not cooperate! After putting, the ladies adjourned to the coolness of the clubhouse for…

Lady Putters plan Christmas in July event

A challenge: Will the ladies beat last year’s donations? Photo by Sylvia Butler.

Peggy McGee Members of the Quail Creek Lady Putters are already thinking about Christmas, Christmas in July that is, to help the Green Valley Food Bank. They especially like to assist the less fortunate during the summer when donations to the Food Bank take a nose dive when so many leave the area to beat…