Hawkeyes Compete in Texas

March 17, 2007

AUSTIN , TX — The University of Iowa women’s golf team is tied for 12th place after completing the second round of the Lady Longhorn Invitational Saturday. Iowa carded a 324 in the second round to finish the day with an overall score of 638. Texas leads the 15-team invitational with a score of 607.

Karla Murra moved up four places into 28th place after shooting a 78 in the second round. Tyrette Metzendorf posted a second round score of 81 to finish the day in 35th. Maggie Gelber and Amy Riepma remained tied in 51st after posting scores of 83 in the second round. Jill Marcum carded an 82 in the second round and ended in 57th place with a total score of 163.

Iowa plays the third and final round of the Lady Longhorn Invitational Sunday beginning at 9 a.m. (CDT). Live stats are available through www.golfstat.com.

Team Results — (Par 72)
1. Texas 303-304=607
T2. TCU 306-309=615
T2. Arkansas 306-309=615
T2. Purdue 307-308=615
5. Iowa State 314-304=618
T6. Southern Methodist 313-308=621
T7. Nebraska 315-307=622
T7. Oklahoma 316-306=622
9. Baylor 317-306=623
10. Notre Dame 314-315=629
11. Kansas 323-309=632
T12. Iowa 314-324=638
T12. Penn State 316-322=638
14. Texas 323-317=640
15. Minnesota 328-326=654

Individual Results – Par 72 (Top Three, Plus Iowa )
1. Kelley Louth (Texas) 69-71=140
T2. Hannah Burke (Baylor) 74-73=147
T2. Maria Hernandez (Purdue) 77-70=147
T2. Lucy Nunn (Arkansas) 70-77=147
T2. Andrea Slimier (Oklahoma) 78-69=147
T28. Karla Murra (Iowa) 79-78=157
T35. Tyrette Metzendorf (Iowa) 77-81=158
T51. Maggie Gelber (Iowa) 79-83=162
T51. Amy Riepma (Iowa) 79-83=162
T57. Jill Marcum (Iowa) 81-82=163