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Tennis Club news

Kevin Rattey The new board elected for 2016: President, Belinda Akes (bebe2492@msn.com) 520-421-0186; Secretary, Kevin Rattey (krattey@hotmail.com) 520-510-9771; Treasurer, George Parascandola (geomarparas@msn.com) 505-401-3642; Members at Large: Rami Mayron and Chris Schroeppel. Current Times for Scheduled Club Play: Men’s Doubles Play: Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:00 a.m. Ladies Doubles Play: Mondays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.…

Tennis Club holds Welcome Back Tournament

Kevin Rattey On Saturday, November 21, the RR Tennis Club held its season opener. The weather was perfect, and 32 players took to the courts. Team play consisted of Men’s, Ladies and Mixed Doubles. Light refreshments were also served. The new hours for club play are: Men’s Social Play: Tuesdays and Fridays at 9:00 a.m.…

Desert Cactus Tennis League ends another year

Men’s Desert Cactus League champions

The Desert Cactus Tennis League began competitive play among area communities in January 2013, completing its third year in March 2015. The communities of Sun City Anthem at Merrill Ranch, Province of Maricopa, Mission Royale in Casa Grande and Robson Ranch in Eloy all compete in this league. Teams consist of player combination ratings of…

Tennis news

Terry Lukasik Our St. Valentine’s Day tennis tournament was held on February 21. Twenty-four members participated. Each member was assigned to a court based on level of play. They switched partners after each set, keeping track of their individual scores. The highest score on each court received a prize. We also awarded prizes for the…

Desert Cactus Tennis League begins 2015 season

The third session of the Desert Cactus Tennis League got underway in January 2015. Teams from Provence in Maricopa, Sun City Anthem at Merrill Ranch in Florence and Mission Royale in Casa Grande joined with Robson Ranch in Eloy once again for some exciting, competitive tennis matches. Each match consists of two sets with a…

Second annual Robson Ranch Winter Tennis tournament

Tom Harris and Margaret Tom

Who would have believed that the first day of the second annual tennis tournament would result in a rain delay? That’s exactly what happened this year. With a 100% chance of rain in the forecast for Saturday, December 13, all participants prepared themselves for a rescheduled date for men’s and women’s doubles play. The mixed…