00 Tarah Hobbs  
Tarah Hobbs

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hugo, Minn.

High School:
White Bear Lake HS

Height:
5-8

Position:
Goalkeeper


09/20/2014

Gophers Shutout by Iowa

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

09/19/2014

Gophers to Salute Seniors vs Iowa

Minnesota will honor the senior class before hosting Iowa on Saturday

09/14/2014

Stiever Leads Gophers to OT Victory

Minnesota tops Michigan State to earn first conference win

09/11/2014

Gophers Open Big Ten Play

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

09/07/2014

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

09/08/2013

Gophers vs Ole Miss

Women's Soccer Action

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

2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
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).

2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
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.

HIGH SCHOOL:
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.

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