PEORIA, Ariz. — University of Iowa freshman Morgan Goldstein stood out at the Westbrook Invite, earning a career-best single-round score of 72 (E), which she scored twice. Goldstein also earned a career-best 54-hole score of 218 (+2).
The Hawkeyes finished 15th with a team total of 876 (+12). Mississippi State led the tournament with a 54-hole total of 832 (-32). Oklahoma was second with a three-round total of 833 (-31), followed by Charleston with 847 (-17).
HEAR FROM COACH MENZEL
“All three freshman, Jacque (Galloway), Morgan (Goldstein), and Lea (Zeitler) are making an impact on our team. Morgan had her best tournament as a Hawkeye this week and gained some confidence. Unfortunately, our putters were a little cool this week but our team did a good job staying patient and we are continuing to work hard on our course management and sticking to our process.”
HOW IT HAPPENED
Freshmen Morgan Goldstein and Jacquelyn Galloway led the Hawkeyes with three-round totals of 218 (+2). Goldstein and Galloway tied for 45th place. In addition to her career-bests, Goldstein sank eight birdies and finished 37 holes at par.
Freshman Lea Zeitler tied for 53rd and garnered a 54-hole score of 220 (+4). Zeitler carded four birdies and finished 41 holes at par.
Junior Stephanie Herzog tied for 56th place and collected a three-round score of 221 (+5). Herzog sank seven birdies.
Sophomore Manuela Lizarazu earned a 54-hole score of 225 (+9). Lizarazu finished 37 holes at par and sank four birdies. She finished the tournament tied for 73rd.
The Hawkeyes travel to St. George, Utah, to compete in the Entrada Classic March 9-10.