Tag: Golf

Men’s Putters Club begins 22nd year

  Harlan Hobbs The SaddleBrooke Men’s Putters Club, entering its 22nd year, enjoyed a wonderful and rewarding year in 2017. Membership grew to 134 putters, and in addition to the weekly, quarterly, and annual competitions, the third annual Jeff Shields/Charles Schwab Company Senior Men’s Putting Tournament was hosted by the SBMP in September. Jeff Shields…

You’re simply the best: The state medallion

  Eileen J Snearly Competition is open to all AWGA members. Winners will be determined by their two best low gross nine-hole rounds or their two best low net nine-hole rounds out of four designated rounds on a league day. Players need only participate in two rounds to be eligible. The MountainView Preserve Lady Niners…

Let’s get together yeah yeah yeah

  Eileen J Snearly When SaddleBrooke and MountainView Preserve Lady Niners get together it’s called Across the Brooke. Each group hosts this event on alternating years and play nine holes of golf. This year 88 golfers were hosted by MPLN at MountainView Golf Club. The game kicked off with an 8:00 a.m. shotgun and was…

All aboard! Who’s coming on Board?

  Eileen J Snearly MountainView/Preserve Lady Niners is a well-run organization due to shared goals, dedication and friendship. Introducing the 2018 MPLN Board and their support team: Back row from left: Jackie Webster (Treasurer), Rita Smith (membership/handbook), Maureen Borland (rules), Joyce Sutay (web master/sponsors), Karen Koch (AWGA liaison), Linda Miles (tournaments), Judy Hendricks (Secretary), Marla…

Rick Fernandez scores an ace

  Bob Edelblut I am beginning to wonder if someone or something is priming our pumps. We are barely six weeks into our new season and four holes-in-one have already been recorded by Men’s Club members. Can we possibly best the record of 17 we set in 2016? On Sunday, February 4, at 12:10 p.m.…

20 years and growing strong

  Jean Kraus MountainView Lady Putters (MVLP) is celebrating a milestone with 20 years as an organization. MVLP was founded by Lou Ann Garvin in February of 1998. She gathered 33 interested ladies and after negotiating an agreement with the Golf Pro at MountainView, the group moved forward. Today we have 130 putters of which…

The 2018 MPMGA Board is set

  Bob Edelblut Officially it is accurate to say that January 1, 2018, was the first day of work for the MPMGA’s new Board. Unofficially I can assure you that almost all spent the month of December immersed in the discovery process. Rumor has it that some questioned their individual sanity for volunteering in the…

MPLN’s golf pairing process

  Eileen J Snearly As you will see, this volunteering job requires much work and dedication. The MPLNS thank the past pairings ladies, as well as the present. We all appreciate these ladies, and some of us did not realize all the many facets that this entails as we golf every week. 1. Download players…

MountainView Lady Niners Club promotes women’s health

Eileen J Snearly An awards dinner celebration was held on January 16, 2018 in MountainView Ballroom. The 2017 award winners are Most Improved: Barbara Bloch, Most Birdies: Joyce Sutay, State Medallion Participants: Joyce Sutay and Raye Cobb, Ace of The Year: Joyce Sutay (Gross) and Phyllis Cadden (Net). The MPLNS President, Linda Rouse, presented a…

Many thanks, Bob Eder (MPMGA)

  Bob Edelblut It may be difficult to accept but Bob Eder has finally and officially retired. His almost six-year tour of duty on the Board of the MPMGA serving first as its Special Events Director and then as its President ended when the New Year began. You need not worry, Bob, Jan has your…