00 Tarah Hobbs  
Tarah  Hobbs


Hugo, Minn.

High School:
White Bear Lake HS




Gophers Fall in Semifinals

Minnesota falls to border rival Wisconsin, 1-0


Gophers Upset No. 25 Michigan, 1-0

Wodnick scores the golden goal to lead Gophers to semifinals


Gophers Fall in Season Finale

Minnesota falls to Northwestern in double overtime to conclude regular season


Minnesota Upsets No. 16 Rutgers

Josee Stiever scores two goals to lift the Gophers over Rutgers


Gophers Shutout Terps, 1-0

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


Gophers vs Ole Miss

Women's Soccer Action


Tarah Hobbs

Tarah Hobbs

2015 SEASON: 13gp, 5ga, 43sv, 6so
51gp, 52ga, 258sv, 18so

2015 • JUNIOR SEASON: Named B1G Defensive Player of the Week after tallying eight saves against Kansas and NDSU (08/25/2015). 

Currently playing in the W-League with FC Indiana.

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).

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.