SaddleBrooke Lady Golfers unite to have fun

First place Flight 2: Mary Ricacchi, Betty Edwards, Carol Bidwell and Shirley Morris First place Flight 3: Sharon Dicosola, Maire Ryan, Char Crossman and Ann Running First place Flight 1:…

Knit Wits news

Members listen intently as Barb shows us how the gauge of your yarn project can change based on your needle and yarn size. Carol Chiarello Road trip for the ladies!…

Have you ever heard of a wooden nickle?

Examples of wooden nickels Ken Marich During your life has anyone ever told you “not to take a wooden nickel”? This American adage is considered to be a light-hearted reminder…

Biggest snake in Arizona?

Gary and Dorothy Wood We discovered this as we exited the 335-foot-long Arizona Trail tunnel under Interstate 10 east of Vail. Shown are SaddleBrooke hikers Brian Hand (standing) and Steve…

SPA a huge draw at the Recreative Activities Fair

Left to right: Assisted Play Coordinator Lois Violant, Demo Day and Introductory Lessons Instructor Bob Kosmo Kramer and Membership Chair for SPA Joni O’Brien. These three dedicated volunteers get ready to welcome SaddleBrooke residents to the Pickleball Table at the Recreation Activities Fair that took place Saturday, January 24 at the MVCC.

Shawne Cryderman Ten volunteers worked tirelessly at the annual Recreation Activities Fair while manning the SaddleBrooke Pickleball Association (SPA) table. An informative video, personal explanations and an opportunity for those interested to sign up for a two hour Introductory Lesson proved to be beneficial for over 70 interested people who want to become part of…

MVL Putters news

Front row from left:  Joanne Neuman, Cathy Scott, Stef Modos and Ann Cristofani; Back row from left: Sandy Strack, Roberta Wisniewski, Carolyn Johnson, Maralyn Shirk, Marcia Munich, Diane Steele, Pat Fink, Pat Wells, Vicki Strief and Marijo Lewis

Shannon Martinell The New Year is off to a rousing start for the MountainView Lady Putters with a very successful turnout for our annual General Meeting held on January 19. New members were greeted and given an orientation to acquaint them with all the club activities that occur throughout the year in addition to our…

Links players coming to HOA2

In 2012 four or five of us, all of whom were living in HOA1, started a group called Links Players Fellowship. The purpose was to provide an avenue for SaddleBrooke golfers to grow in their Christian faith through the great game of golf. It is now three years later and we have had a wonderful…

Fore the Kids 2015 tournament details

Julia Young Please join us for the seventeenth annual Children’s Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Youth Programs in Pinal and Pima Counties. Golfers are welcome no matter your skill level! This year’s tournament will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015, at MountainView Golf Club. Please see the following itinerary for details: * Shotgun Start 8:00…

M-PMGA 2015 Board of Directors kicks off new season

Left to right: Mike Harris, Bob Edelblut, Bob Maruniak, Tom Fitzgerald, Dennis Marchand, Scott Newberry, Bob Eder, Dick Helms and Greg Cahill. Not shown: Ron Victor and Otto Voorman

On Thursday, January 9 the MountainView Preserve Men’s Golf Association had its first member luncheon of 2015. Typical SaddleBrooke winter weather prevailed but over 100 members revved their engines and stood on their assigned tees for the 8:00 a.m. shotgun start. This year the membership was challenged with a par three tournament. Dick Helms, the…