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Tarah Hobbs
Tarah  Hobbs

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hugo, Minn.

High School:
White Bear Lake HS

Position:
Goalkeeper


11/07/2014

Gophers Fall in Semifinals

Minnesota falls to border rival Wisconsin, 1-0

11/06/2014

Gophers Upset No. 25 Michigan, 1-0

Wodnick scores the golden goal to lead Gophers to semifinals

11/01/2014

Gophers Fall in Season Finale

Minnesota falls to Northwestern in double overtime to conclude regular season

10/26/2014

Minnesota Upsets No. 16 Rutgers

Josee Stiever scores two goals to lift the Gophers over Rutgers

10/24/2014

Gophers Shutout Terps, 1-0

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

09/08/2013

Gophers vs Ole Miss

Women's Soccer Action

02/06/2013

Tarah Hobbs

Tarah Hobbs

2016 | SENIOR SEASON 
Named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week after opening weekend of conference play • recorded shutouts against Eastern Michigan, Utah, Ohio State.

2015 | JUNIOR SEASON
Started in each game on the season • 76 saves on the season • Earned 10 shutouts for Minnesota • Named B1G Defensive Player of the Week after tallying eight saves against Kansas and NDSU • Spent the summer playing in the W-League with FC Indiana.

2014 | SOPHOMORE SEASON 
Started in twenty of the Gophers twenty-one games in goal • 96 saves on the season • Eight shutouts for the Maroon and Gold (Stetson, Marquette, SDSU, Michigan State, Purdue, Maryland, Rutgers, Michigan) • Three back-to-back saves in the second half to force overtime in the Northwestern match • Back-to-back shutouts within the same weekend resulting in wins against Maryland and Rutgers • Saved all six shots on her during the OSU match in OT which resulted in tie • Named College Sports Madness National Defensive Player of the Week.

2013 | FRESHMAN SEASON 
Appeared in 18 games during her first season • led the Big Ten in saves with 122 • named the 2013 Big Ten Goalkeeper of the Year (first Gopher to ever receive the conference honor) • All-Big Ten First Team • Big Ten All-Freshman Team • NCAA Division I Women's All-Great Lakes Region Second Team by the NSCAA • ended the year with a save percentage of .836 • TopDrawerSoccer.Com's Top 100 Freshmen postseason list (22) • TopDrawerSoccer.Com's Freshman Best XI Second Team • invited to two U20 National Team camps in preparation for the World Championships • posted 4 conference shutouts • Big Ten Player of the Week on Oct. 7 and Oct. 28 • CS360 National Primetime Player of the Week • named Co-Freshman of the Week • CS360 Primetime Performers Weekly Honor Roll • broke the standing record for saves in a single match (16) against Iowa.

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
2012 NSCAA High School All-American • 2012 Girls High School All-Region V • 2012 All-Metro First Team • 2012 All-State selection • three-time All-Conference • helped teams to a Suburban East Conference Championship and a runner-up finish at the 2012 state tournament • Star Tribune Athlete of the Week and Hardware Hank Nuts and Bolts Athlete of the Week in 2012 • member of the Wells Fargo All-Tournament team • honored by the Minnesota Youth Soccer Association for accomplishments and ODP regional camp • also earned letters for basketball (2) and weights (2) • 2011-2012 Basketball State Tournament participant and conference champion • 2011 All-Conference in basketball • played for Minnesota Thunder Academy under Mark Yueill • member of the 2011 St. Croix Academy • 2011 State Cup Champions • played for one year with the Olympic Development Program.

PERSONAL
Born June 20, 1995 • daughter of Tracie Hobbs • Has three siblings (Roy, Shawna, Haley) • intends to major in Communication Studies.

Tarah Hobbs's Career Statistics
Season GP GA SV SO
2016 10 8 32 3
2015 22 18 76 10
2014 19 20 87 8
2013 18 24 86 4
Career Totals 69 70 281 25

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Shut Out Indiana

9/23/2016

No. 9 Minnesota recorded a 3-0 shutout against Indiana on Friday night at Armstrong Stadium. The Gophers record improves to 8-2-1 (2-0-1) on the season.

Gophers Travel to Indiana and Purdue

9/21/2016

No. 9 Minnesota will continue the Big Ten season against Indiana and Purdue this weekend on the road.

Hobbs, Kolander Earn Big Ten Honors

9/20/2016

Tarah Hobbs was named Defensive Player of the Week, Simone Kolander selected as Offensive Player of the Week

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