Tag: golf

NxNW Out of Hibernation

Cherlyn Conway After a long, long COVID-19 nap and freeze-mageddon on Osprey, Willet, Cinnamon, and Brant, the North x Northwest (NxNW) neighbors emerged safely out of hibernation to enjoy the recent Maui Dance. With intense determination, a plan developed to be the right time stamp to snag the limited sought-after tables. Thirty neighbors and friends were…

NCAA Regional May 3, 4, and 5

Cindy Sterling Robson Ranch was selected for the NCAA West Regional tournament with Dallas Baptist University (DBU) hosting. This tournament was steered by the NCAA and they were stricter with their COVID-19 protocols. It was three days of Women’s golf like no other. We had 13 teams from as far away as Bellingham, Wash. From…

Celebrating Outgoing Board Members

Thanks to WLN dedicated board members (left to right): Janie Farnsworth, Jane Thompson, and Barb Holst

WLN Communications The Wildhorse Lady Niners (WLN) extends appreciation to our outgoing board members: Janie Farnsworth, president; Jane Thompson, vice president; Barb Holst, secretary and parliamentarian. Not only are Jane Thompson and Janie Farnsworth former executive board members, they are the founders of the WLN! Eleven years ago, these two ladies had the brilliant idea…

North Texas Junior PGA

Cindy Sterling On March 15, we had 62 young golfers who ranged in age from seven to 15 years come out and play the North South rotation. This is the second time we have entertained the North Texas Junior PGA (NTJPGA) group. Many parents either caddie or walk alongside their children helping them with rules and…

RRWGA News: Janet’s Hole-in-One

Lea Ann Kirby On March 30, Robson Ranch Women’s Golf Association (RRWGA) member, Janet Rogers, made her first hole-in-one on hole number 2 North course! She used her Callaway Edge Diablo 8 iron to sink the shot from 89 yards. The excitement was witnessed by Deb Nortunen, Paula Bone, and Judy Cromer. Congratulations Janet on…

Dallas Baptist Men’s Tournament April 4 through 6

Team Robson Ranch scoring volunteers

Cindy Sterling We were lucky to get to entertain many young men golfers from Division II schools on April 5 and 6. These players used the Black Tees and “boy howdy” could these young men drive the ball. The weather, as always, had a wind challenge, although as one coach said, “This is nothing compared…

Wildhorse Lady Niners: WLN Season Opener a Huge Success

Opening day

WLN Communications The 2021 Wildhorse Lady Niners (WLN) season opened on March 10, with 90 excited golfers! Due to the overwhelming interest and participation, the format was a five-person scramble with play from the south course silver tees, to ensure pace of play. Needless to say, all ladies had a fabulous and fun time. The…

Women’s Golf RRTX: RRWGA Opening Playday 2021

Polar Bear League winners

Lee Ann Kirby On March 2, the Robson Ranch Women’s Golf Association (RRWGA) had its first organized playday, with over 70 ladies signed up to play. It was a very chilly and windy day, but we had a fun scramble format and all the ladies had a wonderful time. The RRWGA has organized 18-hole playdays…