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Northwest Bearcats

Tara Roach

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Tara Roach

Forward

Height5-11
ClassJunior
HometownElkhorn, Neb.
High SchoolElkhorn
MajorBroadcasting

2011-12

Played in all 28 games and made nine starts ... scored a season-high 16 points against William Jewell (11/18) ... went 24-of-32 from the free throw line ... recorded a double-double with 13 points and 16 rebounds against St. Augustine's (11/24) ... tallied eight blocks and 26 steals ... averaged 13.0 minutes per game ... finished fifth on the team in scoring and third in rebounding ... finished career with 438 points, 382 rebounds, 69 steals and 24 blocks while playing in 113 games

2010-11

Started seven games and played in all 34 ... made two of three 3-pointers ... went 31-43 at the free-throw line with an average of .721 ... recorded 157 total rebounds with 10, twice, against Emporia State (12/1) and Nebraska-Omaha (12/11) ... had 27 assists with a season high of four against Tarleton State (3/12) ... scored 159 points during the season 

2009-10

Roach played in 27 games last season for the Bearcats ... Roach averaged 2.2 points per game and 1.8 rebounds in 2009-10 ... scored a season-high eight points against Washburn in the Second Round of the MIAA Tournament

2008-09

Made her first collegiate start against South Dakota (11/15), becoming the first freshman to start a season-opening contest for Northwest since Meghan Brue and Chelsea Ernzen in 2004 ... averaged 3.7 points and 2.2 rebounds per game ... made two starts and played in 24 games

Elkhorn High School

Led team to first state tournament since 2000 as a senior in 2008 ... All-State Class B selection in 2008 ... Omaha World-Herald All-Omaha team as a senior ... AP second-team all-state Class B ... Lincoln Journal Star Class B honorable mention all-state ... averaged 10.9 points and 6.6 rebounds in 2007-08 and ended her prep career with a double-double (16 points, 17 rebounds) in the state third-place game ... state qualifier in the 300-meter hurdles as a sophomore

Personal Bio

Daughter of Tom and Teri Roach ... born July 19, 1990

Season

gp-gs min/avg fg-fga fg% 3fg-3fga 3fg% ft-fta ft% off def tot reb avg pf fo ast to blk stl pts avg

2008-09

24-2 256/10.7 33-99 .333 2-15 .133 20-32 .625 21 31 52 2.2 43 1 12 29 1 14 88 3.7

2009-10

27-0 192/7.1 23-73 .315 1-3 .333 12-21 .571 17 31 48 1.8 44 1 4 22 4 9 59 2.2

2010-11

37-4 559/16.4 63-152 .414 2-3 .667 31-43 .721 47 110 157 4.6 79 1 27 38 11 20 159 4.7

2011-12

28-9 462/16.5 53-175 .303 2-10 .200 24-32 .750 51 74 125 4.5 58 1 27 36 8 26 132 4.7

Total

113-18 1469/13.0 172-499 .345 7-31 .226 87-128 .680 136 246 382 3.4 224 4 70 125 24 69 438 3.9
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