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2012 - Tara Lamberti - University of Rochester

2016 - Tara has joined the UR coaching staff as the goalkeeping coach. 

Tara Lamberti
#00 Tara Lamberti

Position: Goalie
Height: 5-4
Class: Senior (Class of 2016)
Hometown: Penfield, NY
High School: Penfield

At UR 2014: Recorded one of the best seasons in Rochester field hockey history for a goalkeeper in 2014, being named a NFHCA 2nd Team All-American, Liberty League and ECAC Mid-Atlantic 1st Team Member and Defensive Player of the Year along with being a 1st Team All-Region selection from the NFHCA...Started all 20 games for the Yellowjackets and ended with a 15-5 record, 1.37 GAA and .850 save percentage with five shutouts (4 solo)...Ranked 5th in NCAA Division III in save percentage and 30th in GAA...Was 2nd in the Liberty League in GAA, saves (142), save percentage and shutouts...Was a three-time Liberty League Defensive Player of the Week...Posted 2nd most wins by a goalie in a single season at Rochester and totalled 5th most saves...Had seven double-digit save games on the season, including a stretch of six straight from Oct. 1 to Oct. 22...Named to Liberty League All-Academic team...Awarded spot on NFHCA Academic Honor Roll.

At UR 2013: Split time with senior Madison Wagner in goal as a sophomore, appearing in 15 games (4 starts)...Compiled a 1.42 GAA and .840 save percentage along with a 2-2 record...Combined on four shutouts in 591 minutes...Ranked 1st in the Liberty League in save percentage and 2nd in GAA...Made 63 total saves and only surrendered 12 goals...Made season high 17 saves in over 55 minutes against #10 William Smith in the Liberty League semifinals.

At UR 2012: Saw time in six games during freshman season...Allowed two goals and made seven saves...Helped UR finish 3rd in the nation in save percentage (.851).

HS: Attended Penfield HS where she lettered in field hockey, nordic skiing and track and field...Field hockey team captain junior and senior years...Team MVP as a senior...2-time All-Greater Rochester, 2-time All-State and 3-time All-County selection...Recorded 212 saves, five shutouts and a .891 save percentage in goal her senior year.