ATHENS, Georgia– The University of Iowa women’s golf team lost to Alabama on the final day of match play at the Liz Murphy Collegiate Classic hosted by the University of Georgia. Brett Permann and Manuela Lizarazu registered individual victories for Iowa on Saturday.
Permann defeated Alabama’s Anna Reid, 3-and-2, on Saturday. Manuela Lizarazu defeated Alabama’s Mary Mac Trammel, 3-up through 15.
On Friday morning, Denver defeated Iowa, 5-0, in the first round. On Friday afternoon, Shawn Rennegarbe defeated Daytona State’s Sadie Chlapowski, 5-and-4. Dana Lerner secured Iowa’s second individual victory of the day by defeating Daytona State’s Alison Crenshaw, 7-and-6. Daytona State defeated Iowa, 3-2.
Alabama 3, Iowa 2
Brett Permann (UI) def. Anna Reid (UA), 3-and-2
Manuela Lizarazu (UI) def. Mary Mac Trammel (UA), 3-up through 15
Kenzie Wright (UA) def. Dana Lerner (UI), 4-and-3
Jiwon Jeon (UA) def. Shawn Rennegarbe (UI), 7-and-6
Angelica Morescco (UA) def. Kristin Glesne (UI), 6-and-5
QUOTING COACH MENZEL
“This was a valuable week for us. Manny and Brett had big wins for us today. We got a lot of good Big Ten Tournament prep work this week. It was great to be under pressure each match and work to elevate our game against some of the best competition in the country.”
The Hawkeyes travel to Maineville, Ohio, to participate in the Big Ten Women’s Golf Championships on April 19-21.
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