University of Iowa Athletics

Manuela Lizarazu

Class So.
Hometown Bogota, Colombia
High School Colegio Marymount

Spring 2019

  • Competed in all six tournaments
  • Named Iowa’s MVP
  • Fired two rounds-at-or below par
  • Posted the best individual finish for Iowa at four tournaments
  • Recorded a career-best 18-hole score (68), 36-hole score (141), and 54-hole score (214; -2) to tie for eighth at the Bruzzy Challenge (April 1-2)
  • Tied for 22nd at the Wildcat Invitational (March 11-12) with a 54-hole score of 227 (+11)
  • Tied for 33rd at the Hawkeye El-Tigre Invitational (March 21-23) with a three-round total of 228 (+12)
  • Tied for 35th at the Westbrook Spring Invitational (Feb. 24-25) with a 54-hole total of 218 (+2)
  • Tied for 42nd at the Big Ten Championships (April 19-21) with a two-round score of 151 (+7)

Fall 2018

  • Competed in all five tournaments
  • Recorded two top-20 finishes and two rounds at-or-below par
  • Made her collegiate debut at the Branch Law Firm Invitational (Sept. 10-11), posting a 54-hole total of 230 (+14), tying for 70th
  • Recorded Iowa’s best individual finish at the Battle at the Beach (Nov. 2-4), tying for 19th with a 54-hole score of 219 (+6)
  • Finished with a career-best third-place finish at the Diane Thomason Invitational (Sept. 29-30) with a three-round score of 223 (+7)
  • Tied for 30th at the Edean Ihlanfeldt (Oct. 9-10) with a 54-hole total of 229 (+13)

Prep Career

  • Ranked third in the 2018 class for all golfers in Colombia
  • Ranked ninth in Colombia by Junior Golf Rankings
  • Won the Rocky Mountain Tee Junior Open
  • Recorded a top-10 finish at the AJGA Lockton Kansas City Junior
  • Finished third at the Midwest Junior Championship at Finkbine Golf Course