Golf

GOLF: Teams teeing it up

February 8, 2013

By JAIME HERNANDEZ Golf season is finally here, and the Pima Community College men’s and women’s teams are ready to get out on the links. The men’s squad wants to improve on a second-place finish at regionals last year, along with a fourth-place ACCAC showing. “We have a darn good team,” head coach Grant Waltke […]

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WOMEN’S GOLF: Romero ends national tournament in 81st place

May 3, 2012

Compiled from PCC press releases The national tournament for women’s golf at the LPGA Lengend Golf Course in Dayton Beach, Florida finished up on Thursday, May 17. Pima Community College golfer Abriana Romero had a third- round rain delay but finished on Thursday morning shooting her best round of the tournament with a 92. Her […]

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MEN’S GOLF: Team ends national tournament tied for 21st place

May 3, 2012

Compiled from PCC press releases The Pima Community College men’s golf team completed the NJCAA national tournament on May 18 tied for 21st place. The competition took place in Newton, Kan., at the Sand Creek Station Golf Course. The Aztecs finished with a tournament team score of 1,277 (300-321-323-333) on the par 72 course. Joseph […]

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GOLF: Women improve scores

April 19, 2012

By MYLO ERICKON   The Pima Community College women’s golf played in its sixth tournament of the year on April 9-10, yet again without enough players to establish a team score. They played at the par-72 Dobson Ranch Golf Course in Mesa in a tournament hosted by Mesa Community College. Freshman Abriana Romero had the […]

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GOLF: Men finish sixth in final meet

April 19, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON   The Pima Community College men’s golf team finished its final tournament of the season with a two-day total of 619, which was good enough for sixth place. Mesa Community College hosted the tournament at Longbow Golf Course in Mesa. On the first day of the tournament, Pima ended in sixth place […]

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GOLF: Women host Silverbell tourney

April 5, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON Women’s golf hosts tournament The Pima Community College women’s golf team hosted the fifth tournament of the season at Silverbell Golf Course on March 26-27. Once again the Aztecs were unable to qualify for a team score as they do not have enough players to do so. None of the girls was […]

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Men’s golf show some improvement

March 22, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON   The Pima Community College men’s golf team earned sixth place at a March 12-13 tournament hosted by Chandler-Gilbert Community College at Toka Sticks Golf Course in Phoenix. After playing qualifying rounds to grab one of six available spots, sophomore Adam Ortiz and freshmen Steven Ortiz, Joseph Courtney, Jonathon Chong Jr., Austin […]

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Women’s golf stay busy over Spring Break

March 22, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON   The Pima Community College women’s golf team played two tournaments back to back over four days, March 12-15. Because the team has just three players, the Aztecs were unable to record a team score. No player placed in the top 10 at either tournament, held at Foothills Golf Course in Phoenix […]

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Golf: Men in rough patch, finish sixth in tourney

March 8, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON The Pima Community College men’s golf team placed sixth out of nine teams in a tournament at Sun City Golf Course in Sun City, Ariz., on March 1 and 2. After the first day of the tournament hosted by Glendale Community College, the Aztecs were in seventh place, one stroke behind sixth. […]

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Golf: Women’s team shoots short in tournament

March 8, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON Pima Community College women’s golf team players were unable to place in the top 10 during a tournament hosted by South Mountain Community College at the Legacy Golf Course on Feb. 27 and 28. Despite 40 mph winds, the first day of the tournament started with promise. Freshman Abriana Romero shot a […]

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Men struggle on course

February 21, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON The Pima Community College men’s golf team finished seventh in a nine-team tournament Feb. 13-14 at the Legacy Golf Course in Phoenix. Sophomore Adam Ortiz and freshmen Joseph Courtney, Mark Bolinske, Austin Stuessel, Steven Ortiz and Trey Terry had a team score of 616. “The boys did not do well,” head coach […]

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Women out-of-bounds

February 21, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON The Pima Community College women’s golf team teed off its season in Phoenix at the Toka Sticks Golf Course on Feb. 15-16. Chandler-Gilbert Community College hosted the tournament. The Aztecs did not fare well in their first outing. They don’t have enough players to be able amass a team score, and no […]

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Women open season Feb. 15

February 9, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON  The Pima Community College women’s golf team will open it season at a tournament in Phoenix on Feb. 15-16. Chandler-Gilbert Community College will host the tourney at Toka Sticks Golf Course. Toka Sticks is actually an old Air Force base’s golf course. Head coach Bill Nicol said the course has an uncomplicated […]

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Men’s coach names four of six players to team

February 9, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON Pima Community College men’s golf head coach Grant Waltke is excited to get this season swinging. “I’m looking forward to see how the guys play as a team,” he said. Waltke has officially named four of the six players who will travel to tournament matches this year. They are Adam Ortiz, Steven […]

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Men’s golf has new faces

January 26, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON The Pima Community College men’s golf team only has one player returning from last season. Currently there are nine players on the roster, with two players being ineligible due to grades. Adam Ortiz is the only player returning to the team. Ortiz helped Pima finish 20th at nationals last year, and took […]

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