Tag: Golf

Men’s 9ers 2021 Membership Campaign Begins October 21

SB Men’s Niner Officers (left to right) Gary Brunelle, Jay Love, and Gary Beeler

Dick Cook and James Wetegrove Why join the Saddlebrooke One Men’s Niners? 1. To golf in a friendly setting with new or existing friends 2. To learn more about the game in an easy 9-hole format 3. To experience competitive fun with other golfers in Community Who can join? Membership in the SaddleBrooke Men’s Nine Hole…

Life Is Good Golf Tournament

Cully and Pros Life is Good

Fred Pilster and Jane Chanik On Friday, July 24, 104 golfers turned out to play with one instruction in mind, “no golf attire allowed” and they nailed it. As you can see from the attached pictures (taken by Jane Chanik) the attire varied tremendously from Hawaiian shirts, bathing suits you would salute, Stud Muffin shirts,…

September’s Calendar Girl: Phyllis Cadden

Phyllis Cadden

Eileen J. Snearly MountainView Preserve’s September Lady Niner is Phyllis Cadden. She writes: “In the summer of 2003, during the Aspen fires that burned over 84,750 acres, my husband and I came to SaddleBrooke with our California friends. Our goal was to find a community on a golf course, great neighborhood, and good weather. We visited SaddleBrooke using…

Niners Name State Medallion Winners

Dian Kupper Pandemic, what pandemic? The SaddleBrooke Niners continue to enjoy golf with friends despite the challenges we are all facing. We are so glad that the RoadRunner Grill has opened for breakfast. Quite a few niners are enjoying congregating while observing social distancing on the patio. We thank the servers and cooks for their work…

MountainView-Preserve Couples Golf for September

Dan Hoshino The September 2020 tournament for the MountainView-Preserve (MP) Couples Golf will be held on Saturday, September 12, at the MountainView Golf Course. Starting times will begin at 7 a.m., and the format will be a four person, modified scramble. The golf committee will create the foursomes. Players must sign up on the ForeTees system by 12…

August Calendar Girl

Eileen J. Snearly When COVID-19 arrived in Tucson, the cancelations of scheduled social events have consequently impacted the Lady Niners.  All the stories that kept our golf group relevant to SaddleBrooke residents and our members are absent from the community news. Considering these circumstances, I have decided to publish personal stories about our niners by interviewing…

Golf in the Smoke or “Smokin Hot Golf”?

Golfers teeing off and playing with the smoke clouds and fire in the background (Photo by Fred Pilster)

Fred Pilster Hard to tell if we are playing golf in the smoke or “smokin hot golf”? As the Buckhorn fire continues to blaze all around SaddleBrooke, the golfers are learning to cope with the smoke and fire in the background. In spite of the fire and smoke, the SaddleBrooke Men’s Golf Association (SMGA) played their monthly…

MountainView-Preserve Couples Golf for August

Dan Hoshino The August 2020 tournament for the MountainView-Preserve (MP) Couples Golf will be held Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Preserve Golf Course. It will start at 7 a.m. and the format will be a 4-Person, Multiple Best Balls with bonus. The golf committee will create the foursomes. Players must sign up on the ForeTees system…