St. Francis Fiesta Golf Tournament planned

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

By Yolanda Najera-Ewing

Special to the Sun

Saint Francis of Assisi Fiesta Committee has scheduled the second annual Fiesta Golf Tournament for Sunday, June 28, at the Queen Valley Golf Club in Queen Valley approximately three miles north of US Highway 60 turn-off.

The tournament is open to the public and in particular for anyone who enjoys playing golf. Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. with tee-off at 7:30 a.m. The tourney is a fundraiser for the 35th annual Fiesta. The Fiesta is held each September on the church grounds at Church Avenue and Main Street. The selected date for this year’s Fiesta is the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13 and 14.

The tournament has a three-man scramble format with a fee of $45 per player. The fee includes the golf fee, golf cart and lunch. The committee hopes to have approximately 30 to 40 teams participating in the golf tournament. The cash prizes offered for first, second and third places will be based on the number of entries. The tournament will include prizes for the Longest Drive and Closest to the Pin, as well as various giveaways. The 50/50 Hole will be at hole number 10 and the winner will receive 50 percent of the money put up. There are 18 hole sponsorships available at $50 a hole. Any club organization, business or individual who would like to sponsor a hole should call Pati Castaneda at 520-827-9960 or Leslie Bryant at 520-463-2214.

Starting with registration, food items will be available. Breakfast burros will be the morning specialty. A hamburger lunch will be offered as part of the registration fee.

The committee is accepting donations for the giveaways. Donations of gift cards, food or bath item baskets, tickets, golf bags, ice chests, caps, etc. are being solicited.

For more information and to register for the tournament, contact call Pati or Leslie at the numbers listed above.

OTHER FIESTA NEWS UPDATE:

• The theme for the Fiesta this year is LIVE IN FAITH — VIVIR EN FE and will be incorporated into Fiesta T-shirts, banners and flyers.

• Queen candidates are still needed and young ladies up through high school age can call Marcella Garcia at 480-939-1313.

• Fiesta Chairpersons, Steve Lopez and Olga Lopez, are getting an early start in contracting a Mariachi for this year’s fiesta.

• Donations are needed for all booths.

Staff (733 Posts)

There are news or informational items frequently written by staff or submitted to the Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner, Superior Sun, Pinal Nugget or Oracle Towne Crier for inclusion in our print or digital products. These items are not credited with an author.


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Mock shooting drill puts KPD on alert

    8 hours ago
    by

    Last week if you had a scanner you may have heard that there was an assault and shooter at Ray High School, if you didn’t


    Mayor’s Corner: Putting My Bets on Kearny

    9 hours ago
    by

    I am an optimist at heart, but I am not a Pollyanna who can see only good things.


    Kearny Police Report

    9 hours ago
    by

    According to state law, there are two methods by which police may arrest suspected offenders. The suspect may be physically taken into the department and booked into jail, or the arresting


    Dark water is the result of hydrant testing, Kearny says

    9 hours ago
    by

    Kearny residents were concerned this week when their tap water was coming out in shades of brown and black in some areas.


  • Stories Just For You

    Lady Miners getting hot at right time

    10 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner The Lady Miners’ volleyball team has won five of its last seven matches, defeating Globe (twice), Hayden, Miami, and Arizona College Prep during that span.


    Miners come from behind to beat Dust Devils; Baboquivari next for San Manuel

    10 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner The San Manuel football team trailed Santa Cruz Valley at the end of the first quarter during last Friday’s game, 14 – 0.


    Miner runners capture first place

    10 hours ago
    by

    San Manuel Miner Both the Miners boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams finished in first place in a Tri-Meet at San Manuel.


    Panthers make it difficult for Knights

    October 14th, 2014
    by

    Superior Sun For a while last Friday night in Gilbert, the tenth-ranked Superior Panthers gave the fourth-ranked Gilbert Christian Knights all they could handle, jumping out to a 14 –


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin