Liz Tamburro
Liz  Tamburro


Phoenixville, Pa.

High School:
Owen J. Roberts




Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics


Ohio State Blanks Ball State, 3-0

Humphrey scores twice, Clotet Alsina once


Humphrey, Clotet Alsina Key 3-2 Win over Kent State

Duo combines for two goals, two assists


Hamilton, Hiltz, Tamburro Tabbed as 2016 Captains

Trio has combined to start 127 career games


Humphrey, Tamburro Headed to Young Women's High Performance Tournament

Will compete June 28-July 3 in Lancaster, Pa.

OSU Career Honors: NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad (2014, 2015) ... OSU Scholar-Athlete (2014, 2015) ... Academic All-Big Ten (2015).

2015 (Sophomore Season): Stated all 19 games and made a Big Ten-best 134 saves (7.1/game) … had double-figure saves on four occasions, including a career-high 15 vs. Northwestern (10/23) … made a 2.16 goals-against average, .761 save percentage and three shutouts … Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 8 after making 13 saves in games vs. Wake Forest and Missouri State … made 12 saves and had a .977 save percentage in weekend games vs. Rutgers and No. 11 Louisville (Oct. 9-11) … Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar Athlete.

2014 (Freshman Season): Started all 18 games, had a .678 save percentage with 116 stops and six double-digit save performances ... began the season with 35 saves in her first three games ... stopped 14 shots against Albany, fourth highest total in single-game history ... topped that by making 15 saves at No. 2 Maryland (10/3), third most in history ... led the Big Ten in saves per game (6.44) and was tied for second in total saves.

Prior to Ohio State:
Three-year starter for Owen J. Roberts ... two-time All-PAC second team honoree ... helped her team win a conference and district championship as a sophomore ... member of the WC Eagles club team ... the Eagles won the Pool A National Indoor championship for the fourth-consecutive year in 2013 to go along with a first-place showing at the National Club Championships ... also is a three-year letterwinner in track and field.

Personal: Daughter of Michael and Renee Tamburro ... has five brothers and sisters (Jessica, Stephanie, Abigail, Gabrielle, Maximilian) ... Jessica played field hockey for one year at West Chester University and Stephanie plays soccer at Rosemont College, where she was the CSAC Rookie of the Year ... mother played basketball and father played soccer at Cabrini College ... would like to travel abroad and coach field hockey in another country upon graduation ... greatest sports thrill was make a key late-game save in the district championship game during her sophomore year ... member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society.