On Saturday, February 13, Shel Jahn was playing at the Preserve with Dennis Marchand, Joe Oczak and Don Plappinger. On hole number six, Shel selected a nine-iron for a 140-yard shot over a dee… Read more

For the past five years, I’ve volunteered for the PGA Tour Champions tournament in Tucson, held at OMNI Tucson National Resort during the last week in February. As a walking scorer the last th… Read more

Many moons before Earth landed on Mars or Venus, Martians and Venusians landed on Earth to explore evidence of extinct or fossilized microbial life, and to determine if it had ever been a livi… Read more

Some of SaddleBrooke Pickleball Association INC’s (SPA) newest members have yet to experience pickleball “drop-in,” which is one of the most accessible and fun parts of playing. To backtrack t… Read more

The passing of the torch is relinquishing responsibilities, a tradition, practice, or knowledge to another. This metaphoric expression alludes to the ancient Greek torch race, in which a light… Read more

The calendar page has turned over to January 2021. January 1 was always a gray day in my hometown and probably was for many of you as well. And then, we’d turn on the television to the Rose Pa… Read more

Monday Mixers has decided that this year’s 2020 to 2021 season will be cancelled. This is due to the coronavirus and our desire to make sure that the health and safety of our members be protected. Read more

SaddleBrooke Pickleball Association Inc (SPA) members are buzzing about the upcoming 125 rule revisions and additions to the 2021 USA Pickleball Official Rule Book. These rule changes go into … Read more

The MountainView/Preserve Women’s Golf Association (“MPWGA”) took a COVID-19 mulligan on the Presidents Cup, originally scheduled last March. The two-day COVID-19-revised event was teed back u… Read more

The MountainView Preserve Men’s Golf Association planned to conduct their 2020 Club Championship on Monday, November 9 and Thursday, November 12. The November 9 round was scheduled for The Pre… Read more

It was a “swinging good time and exciting FUNdraiser” at the MountainView/Preserve Women’s Golf Association’s (“MPWGA”) annual event for the University of Arizona Cancer Center. The calendar o… Read more

As is our tradition, the SaddleBrooke Niners gathered to celebrate the season and close out one year as a new one begins. The 2020 board led by Edie Crall has done a superb job under difficult… Read more

when Annika Sorenstam was playing competitive golf, she was interviewed many times on television. I found one interview particularly memorable. The interviewer commented on how straight her sh… Read more