Huether Signs National Letter of Intent

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Lily Huether has signed a National Letter of Intent with the University of Iowa women’s golf program, it was announced Friday by head coach Megan Menzel.

Lily Huether
Tucson, Arizona
Salpointe Catholic High School

  • Tied for first at the Arizona Division II State Tournament in 2022; finished third in 2023
  • 2022 and 2023 Performer of the Year in Southern Arizona High School Golf
  • Two-time team Most Valuable Player at Salpointe Catholic High School
  • 2021 Junior Golf Association of Arizona Player of the Year
  • 2020 Junior Golf Association of Arizona Sportsmanship Award recipient
  • Won three tournament titles and posted six top-six finishes in the 2023 calendar year; won the Flowing Wells High School Tournament of Champions with a seven-under par 132 (68-69) and the JGAA Phoenix City (with an opening round 67) and FCG Arizona World Series
  • Won four tournaments in 2022 and posted 12 top 10 showings; won the HJGT Arizona Spring Junior Open, Nota Begay Qualifier and SAJGA New Years Open
  • Member of the National Honor Society and the Distinguished Honor Roll
  • 2023 Ryan T. Lee Memorial Scholarship recipient
  • Mother, Amy Butzer-Huether, played for the Iowa women’s golf program from 1987-89

Why Iowa?
“There are so many reasons to choose the University of Iowa. First, the University of Iowa has an outstanding reputation in both academics and athletics. The Hawkeye spirit and strong sense of community are unparalleled. Second, I chose Iowa for the exceptional coaching staff. Megan and Allison have the expertise, leadership, support, and commitment to take me to the next level in my sport. Finally, both of my parents are Iowa alums. I love the idea that I can carry on the Hawkeye traditions of excellence both on the course and in the classroom.”

Menzel on Huether
“We are excited for Lily to officially be a Hawkeye. She has worked hard and continues to elevate her game. We are looking forward to her continued growth over the next four years. Lily was born into a Hawkeye family, and we can’t wait to welcome them all into our Iowa women’s golf family.”