00 Tarah Hobbs  
Tarah Hobbs

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Hugo, Minn.

High School:
White Bear Lake HS

Height:
5-8

Position:
Goalkeeper


11/07/2014

Gophers Fall in Semifinals

Minnesota falls to border rival Wisconsin, 1-0

11/06/2014

Border Rivals to Meet in Semifinals

Minnesota will play No. 11 Wisconsin in the semifinals

11/06/2014

Gophers Upset No. 25 Michigan, 1-0

Wodnick scores the golden goal to lead Gophers to semifinals

11/05/2014

B1G Quarterfinals: Minnesota vs. Michigan

The Gophers will meet Michigan in the quarterfinals of the B1G Tournament

11/01/2014

Gophers Fall in Season Finale

Minnesota falls to Northwestern in double overtime to conclude regular season

09/08/2013

Gophers vs Ole Miss

Women's Soccer Action

2014 SEASON: 20gp, 20ga, 96sv, 8so
CAREER:
38gp, 45ga, 215sv, 12so

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) • Named College Sports Madness National Defensive Player of the Week (9/2) • Saved all six shots on her during the OSU match (10/5) in OT which resulted in tie • Back-to-back shutouts within the same weekend resulting in Gopher victories against Maryland and Rutgers (10/24 and 10/26) • Three back-to-back saves in the second half to force overtime in the Northwestern match (11/1).

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.