Miranda Tallies Top 10 Finish at Briar’s Creek Invitational

JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. – Sophomore Paula Miranda tallied her first top 10 finish of the season to lead the University of Iowa women’s golf team at the Briar’s Creek Invitational.

Miranda shot a final round 73 to close out the 54-hole tournament with an even-par 216 (71-72-73). The Mexico native had nine birdies during the week en route to her best finish of the season. It is Miranda’s second career top 10 finish.

Freshman Shannyn Vogler closed out the week with a two-over par 74 on Tuesday. She tied for 23rd place with a three-over par 219 (73-72-74), tied for the second-best 54-hole total of her career. Vogler had seven birdies – four of which came during her second round even par.

The Hawkeyes finished in 10th place in the team standings with a 891 (295-292-304). SMU was the team champion with a 13-under par 851, while SMU’s Michelle Zhang and NC State’s Lauren Olivares were co-medalists with six-under par 210s.

T10. Paula Miranda (71-72-73) = 216
T23. Shannyn Vogler (73-72-74) = 219
T63. Madison Dabagia (76-74-78) = 228
T65. Kaitlyn Hanna (75-74-80) = 229
T75. Riley Lewis (78-77-79) = 234
84. Jordan Amelon (Ind.) (76-82-80) = 238
10. IOWA (295-292-304) = 891

Iowa will return to action on March 27-28, traveling to Fresno, California, for the Fresno State Classic.