Ken Shelton, Master Kentucky Rifle Artisan

Flintlock Ken displays one of his rifle’s. Unique carving by Ken Gladys K. Lujan SaddleBrooke, as we all know, is home to a very large group of talented individuals –…

Jerry Nelson at CCSB!

Pianist Jerry Nelson Leah Kari and Carol Thompson Do you love to sing? Enjoy world class piano music? Love singing hymns and worship songs, old and new? Community Church at…

Nature Club field trip to OdySea Aquarium

All photos by Irene Somes Pam Boedeker Twenty-four members of the SaddleBrooke Nature Club traveled to Scottsdale to visit the OdySea Aquarium and Butterfly Wonderland. What better place to be…

2014 STC Tournament Singles Championships

Left to right: Ron Bechky, Stan Schneiderman, John Sochacki and Jim Abrahamson

Jim Abrahamson The SaddleBrooke Tennis Club championships were held the last week of March and the first two weeks of April. The first week was completed with the team of Bob Stocks and Craig McPherson meeting Dick Partridge and Sven Sandblom in the 70s doubles championship match. The match was a clinic in great tennis…

2014 SMGA Match Play tourney

Gary Averett The 2014 SMGA Match Play Tournament was held over a four day period of March 22, 26, 27 and 29 with a one day qualifying round played on March 19. This annual SMGA tournament follows the same format as the Accenture World Golf Championships Match Play Tournament which has been held at Dove…

MPWGA President’s Cup Tournament

2014 winner Donna Barnard accepting trophy from Pros Ken Steinke and Mike Jahaske with 2013 winner Ann Martin

Ann Martin The MPWGA held its annual President’s Cup Tournament on March 17 and 18. The first day action was at the MountainView Golf Course. In keeping with the St. Patrick’s Day date everyone was decked out in green. In addition there were buttons, necklaces and lots of Irish for the day. The day was…

Verde Sputters news

First Place Winners: Pauline Guarino, Chris McFadden, Sharon Wyles, Julie Brown, Winnie Clay and Buck Wyles

Trudy Rossi The theme of the April 7 Fun Day was Butterflies, but even the birds and the bees along with the butterflies had a tough time getting around that windy morning. Five of the 18 holes putted, or attempted, were trick holes! We sincerely thank the Fun Day Committee of Marie Schmidt, chairperson, and…

SaddleBrooke Swim Club wins state championship

SaddleBrooke Swim Club wins State Championship again.

Edward Thompson The SaddleBrooke Swim Club, very proud of their very first US Masters Swimming (USMS) State Championship won last year, set their sights on a repeat performance in 2014. Last year’s championship was won in the Oro Valley Aquatics Center so SaddleBrooke had a definite home field advantage over the stronger Phoenix area swim…

The putting green turns pink

Team 1 from left: Daphne Ruggiero, Sharon Groth, Lori Goldstein, Terry Barringer and Ellen Victor

Shannon Martinell and Linda Shannon-Hill There is no shortage of events this spring for the members of the MountainView Lady Putters. On March 30 we participated in the Susan G. Komen Walk to raise money and breast cancer awareness for the local Komen chapter. On Wednesday, April 9 the MountainView Lady Putters travelled to SaddleBrooke…