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Becca Roberts
Becca Roberts

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lino Lakes, Minn.

High School:
Centennial HS

Height:
5-8

Position:
Defender

Experience:
High School


11/10/2014

Three Gophers Earn B1G Postseason Honors

Roberts, McCloskey and Larrick earn conference awards

10/24/2014

Gophers Shutout Terps, 1-0

Senior Katie Thyken scores her first goal of the season to lift Gophers over Terps

10/12/2014

Wodnick Scores Golden Goal in 2OT

Senior Taylor Wodnick scored the golden goal to lift the Gophers over Illinois

10/03/2014

Minnesota Falls to No. 7 Penn State

An own goal decides the game for the Gophers who fall to No. 7 Penn State

09/28/2014

Schultz Scores Golden Goal in 2OT

The Gophers sweep the weekend with wins over Purdue and Indiana

10/04/2011

Becca Roberts

Becca Roberts

2014 SEASON: 21gp, 0g, 2a, 2pts, 5sh, 1sog
CAREER: 71gp, 2g, 3a, 7pts, 25sh, 7sog

2014 SENIOR SEASON:
One of four captains for the Gophers this season • Started all twenty-one of the Gophers' games • Tallied first assist of the season in the Gophers 3-1 loss to Auburn (9/7) • Second assist of the season to Olivia Schultz in the 2-1 victory over Indiana (9/28) • Named to the 2014 Big Ten Women's Soccer All-Tournament team.

2013 • JUNIOR SEASON:
2 shots on goal • Played in all 20 games during the 2013 season.

2012 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Made appearances in 13 games of 20 on the year • Played for 326 minutes and marked two shots on goal.

2011 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Appeared in 16 games with five starts in 2011 • Scored five points (two goals, one assist) while having on game-winning goal • Earned Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors once (Oct. 10) • Named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team • Had her first career appearance and shot in the 1-0 season opener loss at Maryland (8/19) • Notched first career point with an assist in the 5-0 home opener win over South Dakota State (8/21) • Recorded first career goal in a 2-1 loss at San Diego State (8/26) • Made first career start at UC Santa Barbara (8/28) • Tallied the game-winning goal in a 2-1 road victory over Iowa (10/8).

HIGH SCHOOL
A two-time all-state honoree (2009-10) • Served as a two-year captain for Centennial, leading the team to three conference titles (2007, 2009-10) and a state tournament appearance in 2009 • Honored as the 2010 Pioneer Press Female Player of the Year • the 2010 Northwest Suburban Conference Player of the Year • Named to the all-tournament team in 2009 • A three-time all-conference award winner (2008-10) • Named to the all-metro team (2009-10) • Selected as team most valuable player in 2009 and 2010 • Four-year letter winner • Also lettered as a freshman in hockey, earning Rookie of the Year honors and helping Centennial to a state tournament appearance • Graduated with a 3.8 grade point average with honors and AP classes • Also played for the Minnesota Thunder Academy • Four-time Minnesota State Cup Champions in (2007-10) • 2007 Region II Champions • Competed with the team at USYSA Nationals in 2010 • 2010 Region II finalist • 2010 ECNL All-Event Team • 2010 MRL Premier finalist • 2009 Disney Cup Champs • 2008 Region II semi-finalist • A member of Minnesota ODP teams from 2007 through 2009 including the Regional pool in 2008-09 • 2008 Region II Champs.


PERSONAL
Daughter of Brad and Liz Roberts • Has one brother, Andrew • Born Aug. 4, 1993 • Chose Minnesota over Kansas, Creighton and Florida.

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