00 Tarah Hobbs  
Tarah Hobbs


Hugo, Minn.

High School:
White Bear Lake HS




Gophers Shutout by Iowa

Hawkeyes score in the 33rd minute to earn third conference win


Gophers to Salute Seniors vs Iowa

Minnesota will honor the senior class before hosting Iowa on Saturday


Stiever Leads Gophers to OT Victory

Minnesota tops Michigan State to earn first conference win


Gophers Open Big Ten Play

Minnesota travels to Michigan to take on the Wolverines and the Spartans


McCloskey Scores in Gophers 3-1 Loss

Freshman Rachel McCloskey broke Auburn's 300 minute shut out streak with a goal in the 33rd minute


Gophers vs Ole Miss

Women's Soccer Action

2014 SEASON: 7gp, 9ga, 36sv, 4so
25gp, 33ga, 158sv, 8so

Started in seven of the Gophers eight games in goal • 36 saves on the season • Four shutouts for the Maroon and Gold (Stetson, Marquette, SDSU, Michigan State) including one conference shutout (Michigan State) • Named College Sports Madness National Defensive Player of the Week (9/2).

Hobbs appeared in 18 games during her first season with the Golden Gophers • 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) • Ended the year with a save percentage of .836 • Posted 4 conference shutouts • Named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week twice (October 7 and October 28) • Named Co-Freshman of the Week on October 7, 2013 • Big Ten Player of the Week October 28, 2013 • Broke the standing record for saves in a single match in October 2013 against Iowa (16) • All-Big Ten First Team • Big Ten All-Freshman Team • NCAA Division I Women's All-Great Lakes Region Second Team by the NSCAA • CS360 National Primetime Player of the Week on October 8, 2013 • CS360 Primetime Performers Weekly Honor Roll during the week of September 30-October 6, 2013 • TopDrawerSoccer.Com's Top 100 Freshmen postseason list (22) • TopDrawerSoccer.Com's Freshman Best XI Second Team

Hobbs was invited to two U20 National Team camps in preparation for the World Championships.

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 • One-time 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.

Daughter of Tracie and Brian Nemec • Has three siblings: Roy, Shawna, and Haley • Born June 20, 1995 • Plans to major in Biomedical Engineering.