University of Iowa Athletics

Madison Dabagia

Class Jr.
Hometown Fort Wayne, Ind.
High School Homestead
Madison Dabagia - Women's Golf - University of Iowa Athletics

2023-24 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List honoree during the fall and spring semesters. 2023-24 — Posted a team-best 73.20 scoring average over 30 rounds… posted four top-20 and one top-10 finish… 27 of her 30 rounds counted… had a team-best 95 birdies and three eagles… led the team with 13 rounds at or below par. Spring 2024 — Had a 73.04 spring scoring average — the top spring average in program history… posted school-record 54-hole 209s (-7) in consecutive tournaments… tied for 18th place at the Westbrook Spring Invitational with a 209 (68-72-69)… had career-best finish, tying four fourth place at the UNF Collegiate with a 209 (66-70-73)… the opening round 66 tied a school 18-hole record and her 136 total was a 36-hole school record… tied for 11th at the Tulane Classic with a 222 (79-70-73)… team’s top finisher at the Big Ten Championships, tying for 31st with a 221 (75-71-75). Fall 2024 — Finished in the top 26 of all three tournaments… tied for 17th at the Rainbow Wahine Invitational with a 217 (75-70-72).

2022-23 — Posted a 76.31 scoring average over 35.5 rounds… competed in all 12 tournaments… had two top 20 and one top 10 finish… finished with 29 countable rounds and five rounds at or below par. Spring 2023 — Tallied her first career top 10 finish, tying for eighth at the Tulane Classic with a 226 (77-74-75)… fired an even par 216 (72-73-71) to tie for 20th at the Westbrook Invitational… tied for 21st at the National Golf Invitational with a 226 (70-80-76)… her opening round 70 (-2) was a career low score… tied for 52nd at the Big Ten Championships with a 232 (77-75-80)… letterwinner. Fall 2022 — Tied for 25th at the Ron Moore Women’s Intercollegiate with a three-over par 219 (76-71-72). 

High School — Four-time first-team All-State selection… three-time sectional champion… two-time regional champion… team MVP… named Indiana Junior Girls Golfer of the Year in 2017… placed fourth at Indiana State Tournament as a freshman, second as a sophomore, fifth as a junior and fourth as a senior… first player in 22 years to finish top five all four years… helped team to fourth place, first place, and two runner-up finishes at State… 73.2 scoring average as freshman (low 69), 72.1 as sophomore (low 65), 74.5 as junior (low 69), 70.5 a senior (low 66)… won the Indiana Junior PGA in 2021 (72-74), Indiana Girls State Junior Championship (71-71-73) and AJGA Dana Incorporated (71-68-73)… tied for second at Golfweek Junior Tour (72-72-73) and was third at AJGA Circle K Championship (71-72)… placed fourth at Golfweek Junior Tour (77-73) in 2021 and tied for fourth at Hurricane Junior Tour (74-76)… made the cut at the 2021 National Junior PGA Championship (76-73-80-77)… placed top three at the U.S. Kids Junior Championship in 2017… won the Golfweek Junior Tour at Kent State (74-70) in 2018… posted a top 10 finish at Golfweek Junior Tour in 2019… posted top-10 finishes at Indiana Girls State Junior Championships in 2019, AJGA Dana Incorporated Junior Open in 2019, AJGA Mahoning Valley Hospital Foundation Junior All-Star in 2019, AJGA Junior Open (2020), AJGA Dana Incorporated Junior Open (2020), 2020 Indiana Girls State Junior, Golfweek Junior Tour at Purdue (2020), Girls Indiana Junior PGA Championship (2020)… honor roll… National Honor Society inductee.

Personal — Born Nov. 29, 2003, in Valparaiso, Indiana… daughter of Mark and Melissa Dabagia… has an older sister, Morgan… majoring in education.

Year  Rounds Strokes  Avg.  Low 18 Low 54 Top 10 Top 20 At or Below Par
2022-23 32.5 2,709 76.31 70 (-2) 216 (E) 1 1 5
2023-24 30 2,196 73.20 66 (-6) 209 (-7) 1 4 13
Career  62.5 4,905 74.89 66 (-6) 209 (-7) 2 5 18