Saturday, January 27th, 2018 / Tres Rios

Tres Rios offers 18 holes of traditional championship golf. No more losing your golf balls in the desert! You will notice the serene and breathtaking views of the Estrella Mountains, abundant wildlife, and no hint of urban development during your round. Tucked cozily into the desert foothills, this oasis insulates golfers from the desert environment, lending an opportunity to soak up Arizona’s warmth and sunshine in the sanctity and shade of stately eucalyptus trees. Make sure to reserve your tee time now to ensure your opportunity to play this oasis in the desert!

Tied at 67 net Eugene Disque and Chad Olberding fought it out on a scorecard playoff. Eugene won 1st place and Chad took 2nd place. Great job guys. Four players tied at 68 net. On the scorecard playoff for 3rd Tom Hecocks won out over the other three players. Sharing the Atta-A-Boy were Alan Arndt, Dan Clark, and Gordon Lukert present Dean of the VGA. Rest of the field’s scores click here.

Pos. Player Total
Gross
To Par
Net
Total
Net
Points
1 Disque, Eugene

Valley Golfers Association
87 -4 67 5.00
2 Olberding, Chad

Valley Golfers Association
85 -4 67 3.00
3 Hecocks, Tom

Valley Golfers Association
74 -3 68 1.00
4 Arndt, Alan

Valley Golfers Association
79 -3 68 0.00
5 Clark, Daniel

Valley Golfers Association
87 -3 68 0.00
6 Lukert, Gordon

Valley Golfers Association
94 -3 68 0.00

 


Next, up for VGA, Wednesday, January 31, 2018, Stonecreek @ 8:30 AM $55.00 

Etched into the desert on the pristine terrain in the heart of Phoenix, Stonecreek Golf Club’s magnificent par-71, 6,871-yard championship course was originally designed by Gary Grandstaff and Roy Dye, brother of the iconic Pete Dye and part of the Dye Designs dynasty. The course was subsequently re-designed by noted golf course architect Arthur Hills & Associates to modernize course infrastructure and bring it up to today’s standards while incorporating numerous environmentally-friendly maintenance and agronomy practices. The result is an adventurous, breathtaking links-style layout that has been rated four stars by Golf Digest. Mature trees frame emerald green Bermuda fairways and hilly, elevated greens, with creek beds meandering throughout the course and coming into play on five holes – adding to the course’s beauty as well as its strategic diversity. While challenging for scratch golfers, five sets of tees on each hole enable golfers of all ages and abilities to enjoy this picturesque desert golf gem, which features panoramic vistas of the Squaw Peak Mountains from every hole.

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