Pickleball

Lincoln Hills cleans up at Fall Classic

The Lincoln Hills pickleball players had an impressive run of posium finishes at the third annual Fall Classic held at Rusch Park in Citrus Heights played last weekend. Several pl ...

Courtside hosts Firecracker Frenzy tournament

It was a family affair for Lincoln Hills’ medalists during the Firecracker Frenzy pickleball tournament held July 5-7 at Courtside, the indoor facility in Rocklin. The fathe ...

Lincoln Hills goes on the road for gold

Lincoln Hills was well-represented on the podium during the Sunrise Spring Smash tournament held at Rusch Park in Citrus Heights May 18-20. A few were double-winners. Judy Musgra ...

Lincoln Hills’ pickleball medals in Resolution tournament

Lincoln Hills’ pickleball players celebrated the end of the year with a one-two-three sweep of the podium in one division and took home a number of other medals at the Resolu ...

Lincoln Hills sports clubs turn Santa

Some Lincoln Hills sports clubs teamed up to go to bat for children of troops deployed out of Beale Air Force Base. The pickleball and softball clubs collected 350 toys, along wit ...

Lincoln Hills’ Hafenrichter doubles pickleball gold

Karen Hafenrichter led the way with two gold medals, as Lincoln Hills pickleball players scored medals in the second annual Sunrise Fall Classic tournament at Rusch Park in Ci ...

Pickleballers travel near and far for gold

More than two dozen Lincoln Hills pickleball players ventured south to Utah’s red-rock country for back-to-back renowned tournaments this month. Meanwhile, the rookies playe ...

Lincoln Hills Pickleball players in Oregon Northwest championships

Lincoln Hills’ Robin Haney and Barb Bartley took home gold from the Pickleball Zone Bend USAPA Pacific Northwest and PPF Northwest Championships in Bend, Ore., Aug. 10-13. P ...

Firecracker Frenzy Pickleball Tournament at Courtside

Beat the heat and come find out what the fastest growing sport in the nation is all about when Courtside Pickleball Center, Lincoln Hills Pickleball Club and Pl ...

Lincoln Hills Pickleball wraps up President’s Cup

The Lincoln Hills Pickleball Club wrapped up its annual President’s Cup Tournament last week. The three-day tournament held Wednesday through Friday of last week drew 88 entr ...

Lincoln Hills collects fist full of pickleball gold

Members of the Lincoln Hills Pickleball Club signed up for the Sunrise Spring Smash held over three days at Rusch Park in Citrus Heights Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Some of the l ...

Lincoln Hills dodges elements for pickleball club championship

Lincoln Hills Pickleball players battled the elements – as well as their opponents – during the club championship tournament that wrapped up Saturday. One of the ...

PICKLEBALL: One point made all the difference

The margin of victory was a single point as Ralph Moretti narrowly edged Sam Megason in pickleball to take home first place in the Men’s Novice Tournament. The tournament was ...

Learn Jan. 21 how to play pickleball

I’d like to thank The Lincoln News Messenger and columnist James Datzman for the comprehensive article on pickleball (Jan. 5). I hope the residents of Lincoln will come down ...

What is pickleball?

If you asked the question, “What is pickleball?” to any senior resident in the newly-formed Sun City Lincoln Hills community in 2000, the answer would most probably hav ...