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Aztecs hope Price is right

Aztecs hope Price is right

By MICKEY RAY LAMB After placing 14th in the 2015 NJCAA National Tournament, the Pima Community College women’s golf team enters the 2016 season optimistically. “This group of young ladies, is the best group I’ve ever had the privilege to coach,” head coach Rick Price said. “Maybe even program history.” Key returnees include Cary Nelson […]

Men's golf finish national tournament in 14th place

Men’s golf finish national tournament in 14th place

The Pima Community College men’s golf team closed out play in the NJCAA National Championship on May 15 at the Sand Creek Golf Course in Newton, Kan. with a 14th-place team finish. The Aztecs climbed two spots in the team standings after the final round and finished with a four-day total of 1217. Freshman David […]

Women's golf struggles at national tournament

Women’s golf struggles at national tournament

The Pima Community College women’s golf team finished in 14th place in the 15-team field at the NJCAA National Championship at the Longbow Golf Course in Mesa from May 11-14. The team never found its groove, finishing the first day near the bottom of the leaderboard with a team score of 370, more than 60 […]

GOLF: Aztecs grab men’s championship

GOLF: Aztecs grab men’s championship

By CALEB FOSTER Women’s Golf The Pima Community College women’s golf team wrapped up its regular season on April 28 at the South Mountain Invitational in Laveen. Pima came in third place with a two-day score of 677 (334-343). Pima has come in third place five times this season ultimately finishing third overall in conference […]

Golf: Both teams take third in final meets

Golf: Both teams take third in final meets

By MICKEY RAY LAMB MEN’S GOLF Pima Community College men’s golf team rounded out their final match of the 2015 season with a third place finish in the Paradise Valley Invitational. The event was hosted by Paradise Valley Community College and was held at Gainey Ranch Golf Course in Scottsdale. This was the Aztecs second […]

Golf: Teams hold steady on the course

Golf: Teams hold steady on the course

By MICKEY LAMB Women’s golf: The Pima Community College women’s golf team took third place in the Chandler-Gilbert Invitational on April 7. The Aztecs closed out the meet at Toka Sticks Golf Course in Pheonix with a combined team score of 680 (342-338). Mesa Community College placed first with a final score of  614. “We […]

Golf: Teams hold steady

Golf: Teams hold steady

By MICKEY RAY LAMB Men’s golf: The Pima Community College men’s team placed third in the Pima Invitational which took place at Silverbell Golf Course from March 16-17. “We stepped up in a big way, and took a step in the direction of realizing our potential,” head coach Clark Rustand said. Scoring 565 the Aztecs […]

Pima golf teams keep swinging for wins

Pima golf teams keep swinging for wins

By MICKEY RAY LAMB The Pima Community College women’s golf team finished fourth in the Lady Thunderbird Classic. The tournament, hosted by Mesa Community College was held at Dobson Ranch Golf Course on March 4-5. Mesa closed out the event with a low score of 606 (300-306) with the closest contender South Mountain Community College […]

Golf teams hit down the fairway

Golf teams hit down the fairway

By MICKEY RAY LAMB Men’s Golf finishes fourth The Pima Community College Men’s Golf team placed fourth in the Chandler-Gilbert Invitational on Feb.16-17. The event, which took place at Toka Sticks Golf Course, was hosted by Chandler-Gilbert Community College and won by South Mountain Community with a low score of 558. PCC scored 586. Sophomore […]

Teams hit par in first meets

Teams hit par in first meets

By MICKEY RAY LAMB Women’s Golf Transfers and ineligibility are misfortunes that can plague coaches. Such is the case for Pima Community College women’s golf head coach Rick Price. “We’re not near as strong as we could be,” Price said in a Feb. 2 phone interview. “We’ve lost a lot of good players this season.” […]

GOLF: Teams finish in top 20 at nationals

GOLF: Teams finish in top 20 at nationals

By NICK MEYERS The Pima Community College men’s and women’s golf teams finished their season at the NCJAA National Tournaments. The men’s team took 19th place in Burlington, Iowa, on May 16 with sophomore Tyler Cooper and freshman Ben Bradford tying for 79th individually. The women’s team took 11th place in Daytona Beach, Florida, on […]

GOLF: Men take third place at regionals

GOLF: Men take third place at regionals

By NICK MEYERS Pima Community College’s men’s golf team landed on the green with a third-place finish at the Division 1 regional tournament in Phoenix April 24-27. The Aztecs took an early lead in the first round, with sophomore David Chung sitting at the No. 1 spot in individual rankings hitting par with a score […]

GOLF: Aztec prepping for regional championships

GOLF: Aztec prepping for regional championships

By NICK MEYERS Pima Community College’s golf teams wrapped up regular season play April 15 and 22 with the men’s team finishing sixth overall and the women’s team finishing second.   Women finish season strong The Aztecs finished a tournament in second place in Phoenix on April 9. Sophomore Josie Trapnell finished in sixth place […]

GOLF: Men’s team takes sixth place finish

GOLF: Men’s team takes sixth place finish

By NICK MEYERS The Pima Community College men’s golf team wrapped up its fifth tournament of the season with a sixth-place finish on April 1 at the Paradise Valley Invitational in Scottsdale. Sophomore David Chung tied for sixth place amongst individuals with a total of 146 points, improving two strokes in the second round. Sophomores […]

GOLF: Women finish second in Phoenix

GOLF: Women finish second in Phoenix

By NICK MEYERS Pima Community College’s women’s golf team took second place at the Estrella Mountain Invitational in Phoenix March 24-25. In play March 11-12 at the Mesa Invitational, the women finished in second place while the men’s team finished eighth. Women steer steady course The Aztecs’ finish in the tournament hosted by Estrella Mountain […]