Tag: QC Lady Putters

Putters and Duffers met for a morning of fun

There was a three-way tie between Cathy Thiele (left), Cathy Leary, and Sung Whitehead, with each scoring three holes in one. They each went home with an extra $10 in their pockets. Photo by Jim Burkstrand.

Peggy McGee The Lady Putters and the Quail Creek Duffers met on the Putting Green on Aug. 28 for some friendly competition. In typical Putters fashion, there were several fun holes—AKA obstacle holes. After putting the teams enjoyed sharing stories of how they conquered the obstacles while waiting for the announcement of the winners. There were…

Girls just want to have fun

Peggy McGee As the New Year began, the Lady Putters finalized their plans for the first of 2019 playing events with the other two Quail Creek ladies golf groups, the Niners and 18-hole golfers. The competition is slated for Thursday, January 24 with a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. Cost for the Putters will be $23.…

SaddleBrooke Ranch Putters visit Quail Creek

Peggy McGee One hundred four putters gathered on the green as the Quail Creek (QC) Lady Putters welcomed their counterparts from SaddleBrooke Ranch (SB) to some friendly competition. After traveling for approximately one hour and 20 minutes, the SaddleBrooke Ranch team exited the bus and passed under an arch formed from putters. After a buffet…

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…