09-15-07: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker On Sept. 22 is the Evening Nite Lite 4-Person Scramble at the Golf Course for your entertainment. It’s funny I say entertainment because it is a different kind of golf to planning the dark of night and it’s a fun night for all. There will be lighted tee areas, lighted flagsticks and […]

Construction of golf course started at Ute Lake Ranch

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Developer Bruce Hamon can imagine the golf course at Ute Lake Ranch as the site of a future televised golf tournament. “One day I think it will be,” Hamon said. Hamon’s four-wheel drive dips in and out of earthen bowls that will be retaining ponds, or hazards, and over […]

07-25-2007: Tuck’s Turf

Hello folks just got back from a trip to Phoenix to see my father and then to Roswell to play in the 17th Sun Classic Charity, where I came in fourth at the tournament. The tournament was sponsored by the Rotary Club and a group of tremendous sponsors. Just like our upcoming 35th Breen Scholarship […]

07-14-2007: Tuck’s Turf

The course is in good shape, come out and enjoy the events. Upcoming events 35th Vic Breen Scholarship Partnership Tournament. 5 p.m. shootout, July 27. July 28-29 tournament days. Call Howie at 461-1849 for details. Pointer of the Week How many of you know the your proper distance of every club in your bag? Or […]

05-30-2005: Tuck’s Turf

Special note On Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. the golf course will be closed for a TeamBuilders special event. Then at 5 p.m. on Friday, the Mesa Country Club shootout will begin. Ladies group We are trying to get ladies group lessons started but have trouble finding the correct day and time. If […]

Politics in the classroom get a low grade

By Lnn Moncus Some of us have been following the grade-changing incident in the large city in our state and have hoped that many people will be made aware of what can happen when politics get in the way of education. Having endured a similar experience while teaching down south, I have been particularly interested […]

Urlacher golf tourney: A first for city

By Thomas Garcia The Tucumcari Golf Course will host the first Brian Urlacher Cross Country Auto Sales Golf Tournament later this month. The event’s namesake had planned to attend but now finds that he won’t be able to make it, according to the organizers. “Brian will not be able to attend this tournament because he […]

04-28-2007: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker Does anyone have a crystal ball to let us know what the weather is going to do this year? Is there going to be a golf season or not. Boy, we all do need a golf-fixin’ weather soon. Course condition Please bear with us with the watering situation. Bad weather, high winds […]

Rattlers golf squad places 13th

By QCS Staff The Tucumcari Rattlers Golf Team placed 13th among 22 teams (5A through 2A) competing in Roswell, April 9-10, at the Spring River Golf Course and the New Mexico Military Institute Golf Course. Individual scores were: Stephen Smith 85-92 Qasim Badshah 86-100 Justin Alvarez 90-101 Nathan Andrada 90-101 Mike Martinez 96-118 “It was […]

03-28-2007: Tuck’s Turf

By Howie Tucker We had a great outing for the St. Patrick’s Day Scramble. Here are the results: Green Flight First Roger Bowe-Dave Hein 64 Second Howie Tucker-Stephen Smith 69 Third Richard Primrose-Randy Lease 71 Beer Flight First Don Wellborn-Sam Marshno 69 Second Andy Garcia-Chris Sandoval 72 Third Ronny Sanders-Kenny Kingston 73 Fourth Tie Larry […]