Good afternoon Sun City Pickleball Club Members,
Thank you for getting your dues in on time!
Some important information regarding all the events happening with our Club in the next few weeks:
Tonight – January 17 (and every Friday night) – starting at 5 pm – our Club Social at Marinette – some casual pickleball play and some social fun – for more information please contact Terry/Murray Griffin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday – January 19 – 1 pm – Sun City/Sun City West Reciprocal – at the Liberty Courts in Sun City West – there may be a few slots open – check on our Club Website for current info – Jeff Skaggs coordinator
Monday – January 20 – 4 pm – General Club Membership Meeting – Marinette Auditorium – see the agenda on previous emails.
Tuesday – January 21 – 4 pm – Club Ratings Clinic – must sign up through our Club Website – the last time I checked the 22 slots were full – however – give it a check in case someone dropped off!
(Thank you to Lis Smoot and her assistants Nancy Sonnenburg, Donna Holick, Bud Langford and Dave Sinclair for the successful first Club Rating Clinic conducted last Thursday)
Saturday – January 25 – 2:30 to 7ish – Desert Frogs/Snowbird Club Tournament/Dinner – Marinette – still need a few Desert Frogs to defend their title – the Snowbirds are ready – check the sign ups and information on the Club Website – it will be a Fun, Competitive Event among Friends – either as a Player or a Spectator – come take a look! Karen Tolliver and Dan Haberman Event Directors – PK (Pat Klepadlo) Dinner Coordinator!
Tuesday – Wednesday – Thursday – January 28, 29, 30 – All Day Each Day – early am to ? – Marinette – SSIPA Tournament – Donna Holick Director – Thank you to all of the Club Members Volunteers – if you haven’t Volunteered, please check the Volunteer Pages – maybe there is a Vacant Slot still available!
Our Club is in FULL swing especially for the 3 early months of the year – so many Ladders, Leagues, Clinics, Round Robins, Paddle Play – opportunities for Scheduled Play and Skilled Instruction abound – Check the many, many available Events and Open Club Times – get involved – meet some great people, learn some skills and have FUN! VOLUNTEER!
Looking ahead a little in February:
February 6 and 20 – still available spots for the Dee Davison Training Classes – if interested, contact PK – text 719-649-0138 or email email@example.com
February 7 – Skills/Rodeo Events
February 9 – Sun City/Sun City West Reciprocal at Marinette
February 11 – Fun Day at Mountain View
February 18 – Annual Inhouse Club Tournament
There will be much more information about those events coming soon!
Thank you to all who attended the RCSC Meeting last Monday in showing support and interest in the Renovation Plans being proposed at the Mountain View Center . . . there will be more RCSC Meetings in the future – plans to attend again will be “in the works”!
The Fun Day at Marinette last Monday went well – lots of social play, some yummy food and a nice time to meet new people – thank you all for attending and sharing both in the play and in bringing the food!
Discover Sun City Day – Sundial – Lots of interest in our Sport – some new Members – inquiries all around – Thank you to Jan Booth, Lynda Skaggs, Paula Beaty, Pat Sterba, Allen Gilson, Dan Haberman, and Shayne Lehman for volunteering their time and expertise! And, thank you to the many Club members who stopped by.
Lost and Found – there has been a maroon colored pickleball bag found in the Marinette Pavillion – maybe you know who left it there? And, yes, check all the Lost and Found!
Congratulations to Everyone Representing our Club in Tournaments this Season! The following Members got on the Podium: Bravo! More to follow at later dates I am sure!
Ann Clark/Frank Spina – Silver – 3.0 mixed doubles 70-74. 75+
Carole Hutchinson/partner – Silver – 3.5 mixed doubles – 70-74, 75+
Donna Holick/Grant Boulay – Gold – 4.0 mixed doubles – 50-59
Carol Arinno/Shirley Bostwick – Gold – 3.0 womens doubles – 70-74, 75+
Jane Powell/Karen Madison – Gold – 3.5 womens doubles – 60-69
Michelle Kiesling/Jill Kurkowski – Silver – 3.5 womens doubles – 60-69
Carole Hutchinson/Jean Ward – Silver – 3.5 – womens doubles – 70-74, 75+
Gwen Miller/partner – Silver – 4.0 – womens doubles – 70-74, 75+
USAPA SOUTHWEST REGIONALS
Charlotte Peters/partner – Gold – 3.0-mixed doubles – 70+
Great show Sun City Pickleball Club Members! When I miss someone, please let me know!
Alright . . . ’til next time! See you soon!