MADISON, Wis. — The University of Iowa women’s golf team fell 4-1 to Indiana in the match-play portion of the East West Match Play Challenge on Tuesday.
Iowa finished sixth in yesterday’s stroke play and Indiana finished fifth, pairing the two for match play. Freshman Lea Zeitler won against Indiana’s Alexis Miestowski, 5-3.
“We are encouraged every time out with this team,” head coach Megan Menzel said. “They are coachable and hard-working. After looking at our stats we know we have a couple key areas that we will work very hard to clean up the next two weeks before Mississippi.”
Freshman Jacquelyn Galloway lost 2-(-1), freshman Morgan Goldstein lost 2-1, junior Stephanie Herzog lost 3-2, and sophomore Manuela Lizarazu lost 4-3.
IOWA 1, INDIANA 4
Lea Zeitler (Iowa) def. Alexis Miestowski (Indiana), five-and-three
Priscilla Schmid (Indiana) def. Jacquelyn Galloway (Iowa), two-and-negative one
Anni Eisennhut (Indiana) def. Morgan Goldstein (Iowa), two-and-one
Elisa Pierre (Indiana) def. Stephanie Herzog (Iowa), three-and-two
Mary Parsons (Indiana) def. Manuela Lizarazu (Iowa), four-and-three
The Hawkeyes head to Starkville, Mississippi, to attend the Magnolia Invitational on Oct. 13-15.
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