Tag: tennis

Quail Creek, tennis and me

Dr. Madelaine Paschal I love my Robson Quail Creek community! And let me tell you why. Because I never wanted to live in an age-restricted community before, I had a hard time convincing myself that it was the right thing to do. Would I feel ‘older’ immediately, less likely to dine out, too shy to…

Quail Creek Tennis Club’s first tournament of 2019

The Quail Creek Tennis Club staged the first tournament of 2019 on Friday and Saturday, March 15 and 16. A club BBQ mixer was set up Friday evening. Sixteen women and 12 men participated in three rounds of doubles with points awarded for each game won. Scoring was no-ad with a seven-point tie break at…

Quail Creek Tennis Club’s December events

The Quail Creek Tennis Club held two events in December. The first was a collection of Christmas gifts for the children of Benito Juarez School in Hermosillo, Mexico. Jose Munoz, a QC employee, brought the need to the club’s attention as many of the children are handicapped and underprivileged. The gifts were collected on December…

Quail Creek Tennis Club enjoys social with Robson Ranch

The Quail Creek Tennis Club recently participated in a tennis social with sister club, Robson Ranch in Eloy, on Saturday, October 20. A bus was chartered for the drive to the beautiful Sports Complex at Robson Ranch. Twenty-seven tennis players and four non-playing spouses enjoyed the relaxing ride to the site. The Robson Ranch Tennis…

Anza Athletic Club Class Descriptions

Aprylmarie’s Stretch Class: Consists of standing stretching and floor work. Short relaxation time ends each class. Bring mat, water and a happy attitude. Audio Aquatics: Informal, resident-led aerobics exercise in the pool. Music or exercise CD’s are used for structure. No fees! Come anytime and join the fun. Beginner Body Balance Yoga: For anyone new to yoga…

Results from Quail Creek Tennis tournament and hot dog BBQ

First Place The Racqueteers

Rick and Lily Ransdell Forty-nine participants played doubles matches for five days during the Quail Creek tennis tournament from February 27 through March 3. All teams played hard and had fun! There was great camaraderie in each competing team and everyone enjoyed the strong sense of sportsmanship. Congratulations to the first place winners The Racqueteers…

A new way to enjoy playing tennis and involve spectators

Quail Creek 2015 Tennis Tournament committee members: Pam Campbell, Nancy Larsen, Ian Meldrum, Cozette Smith and Carlo Pensyl. Missing: Gary Jones, Joanna Miller and Chuck Poffenbarger

Patty Zatkin Next year the Quail Creek Tennis Board and the Tennis Tournament Committee have decided to do a Team Tennis format for the 2015 Tennis Tournament. The format would consist of 8 to 12 players per team. Matches played will be two men’s doubles, two women’s doubles and two mixed doubles. After members have…

Tennis Club serving into a new season

Patty Zatkin Several changes have taken place this year with the Quail Creek Tennis Club. There are new officers, new tournament champions, a new signup system for reserving courts and a new tournament format for next year. Officers for the 2013-2014 year are President Denny Meyers, Vice President Randy Kimbrell, Secretary Patty Zatkin, Treasurer Jeanine…

QC Women medal in national tennis tournament

Quail Creek residents Becky Barrow and Lynne Johnson took home bronze medals in the U.S. Tennis Associations 7.0 Women Super Senior National Tournament in Surprise, Arizona, on April 26, 27 and 28. Playing for Himmel Park in Tucson they helped their team win the 2012 Spring League. In December the team traveled to El Paso,…