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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.

MORE HEADLINES

Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

12/8/2017 - W. Soccer

Head Coach Stefanie Golan announced that 2018 seniors Emily Heslin and Emily Peterson will lead the Maroon and Gold.

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

12/6/2017 - W. Soccer

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

11/29/2017 - W. Soccer

The United Soccer Coaches named a pair of University of Minnesota soccer players to the All-Midwest Region Teams yesterday.

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