Liz Tamburro
Liz  Tamburro


Phoenixville, Pa.

High School:
Owen J. Roberts




Buckeyes Receive NFHCA National Academic Team Award

Teams must have had a cumulative team GPA of 3.0 or higher


Taking Care of Business in the Classroom

In the last two weeks, three Buckeyes have graduated and 15 more earned Academic All-Big Ten honors


Niehaus and Tublin 2017 Big Ten Sportsmanship Honorees

Athletes distinguished themselves through sportsmanship and ethical behavior


Tamburro Reflects on Recent Trip to Argentina

Rising senior is Spanish major and Academic All-Big Ten


Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

• NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad (2014, 2015, 2016)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2014, 2015, 2016)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2015, 2016)

AS A JUNIOR (2016)
• Member of the Big Ten Preseason Watch List.
• Started all 17 games and played 115:20 minutes in the cage.
• 2.48 goals-against average with 101 saves, third most in the Big Ten.
• Registered a .711 save percentage and posted three shutouts.
• Stopped a career-high 18 shots in an overtime contest against No. 6 Maryland.
• Made six or more saves in seven games.
• In back to back games against No. 5 Penn State and No. 6 Maryland, made 31 saves while facing 42 shots.
• Shut out three opponents: Ohio (Sept. 4), Ball State (Oct. 6) and Indiana (Oct. 21). Made seven total saves in those games and faced 19 shots.

• 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).

• 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.

• 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.

• 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.