Tag: WGA

Ladies invite men to play in WGA season finale

Flight One winners

Linda Farmer The final organized game of the 2016 WGA golf season was held on Tuesday, November 1. Ladies invited MGA partners to join them in the best ball four-person team format. Teams were divided into three flights with the following winners in Flights One, Two and Three respectively: First place: Bull/Cline and Cummings/Cummings; Bennett/Headley…

Kay McKie ends hole-in-one drought

Kay McKie

Thursday, September 29, was a great day for golf at Robson Ranch. It got even better for Kay McKie on the 14th hole when she scored an ace with a five wood. Playing partners Chris White and Bob Jones verified the shot. This is the first hole-in-one scored at Robson Ranch by a WGA member…

WGA Club Championship and Robson Cup

  Judy Cromer Congratulations to Paula Bull, the 2016 Club Champion and Maureen Lehrer, the 2016 Robson Cup Champion. The Club Championship/Robson Cup Tournament was held on October 11 and 12. On October 10 we kicked off the tournament with a pre-tournament party for the 36 participants at Donna Phillips’ beautiful home. Wonderful weather greeted…

WGA August events and highlights

Flight A Winners

Linda Farmer August was a busy month for the Women’s Golf Association. Unseasonably cooler weather brought out many of our “fair weather” players to participate in league events. In addition to our regular play days we hosted two special events for the Robson Ranch lady golfers. On August 16 we hosted a scramble with the…

WGA hosted WLN on Tuesday, August 16

The scramble at Robson Ranch started on a cloudy but glorious 66 degrees…in August! All the lady golfers had a fabulous time, and the Niners extended their effort to play a full 18 holes. Various door prizes were given to 10 lucky golfers, and the following ladies took home the bacon. First Place ($13 each,…

WGA crowns a new queen

The 19 Queen Wannabees

Linda Farmer Most queens are either born into a royal family or marry a king or king-to-be. Not so with the Women’s Golf Association. Here you can ascend to the throne by simply enduring an eight-hour 18 hole round of golf and eliminating 18 opponents. That’s exactly what Gale Hicks did on Tuesday, June 21,…

WGA Match Play Tournament

Blue Team, first place winners

Linda Farmer It’s the Robson Ranch version of the Ryder Cup, Solheim Cup, President’s Cup and maybe even the Olympics. Yes, if you looked out onto the fairways May 23 and 24 you might have thought you were seeing double. Ladies and gentlemen wearing shirts of matching colors were all over the course trying to…

WGA/WLN scramble results

Left to right: Tina Hoffenberg, Janie Farnsworth and Debra Harwell

The Wildhorse Lady Niners continue in their tradition of being a fun and stress-free group. We golf for pleasure, prizes, fun, exercise and the camaraderie. It was a great opportunity for the WGA ladies to meet the WLN ladies. The day of the scramble started off cool but warmed up quickly. We were all challenged…

WGA is ready to play

Linda Farmer The officers are inducted, the committees established and dues have been collected for the 2016 golf season. Now all we need is that beautiful Texas spring weather that we love so that our Tuesday play days can kick off. We just can’t wait to officially inaugurate those beautiful new white sand bunkers! March…

WGA Christmas cheer and charity

WGA officers for 2016: Linda Knightly, Diane Bent and Linda Watrak; not pictured, Donna Phillips

Linda Farmer The annual WGA Christmas luncheon was held at the Wildhorse Clubhouse Grill on December 1. We enjoyed an elegant lunch prepared by Chef Aubrey and served efficiently by the Grill staff. Judy Markley and Sarah Ettredge, our social chairs, did a great job planning the event. In the spirit of the season 102…