Gator Locker Room
Gator Ticket Office

2006 Soccer Roster

14
Liz Ruberry

D

Height
5' 7"
CLASS
SO-RS
Hometown
Oak Forest, Ill. (Oak Forest H.S.)
School
2008: Started 18 matches at midfield (including last 15) and has appeared in every match this season…Headed ball to assist on Lindsay Thompson’s golden goal at Kentucky…Assisted on Florida's first goal of the season at Colorado…One of Florida's six capta

2008: Started 18 matches at midfield (including last 15) and appeared in every match…Scored UF's only goal in 2-1 loss to Texas A&M in NCAA Third Round…Headed ball to assist on Lindsay Thompson’s golden goal at Kentucky…Assisted on Florida's first goal of the season at Colorado…One of Florida's six captains of 2008 season…Member of 2008 Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

 

2007: Started eight matches at center back and also played at midfield…Provided UF with an unassisted goal to end first half scoring in 5-0 win at Mississippi State…Played complete games in Florida’s first three matches of the season…Member of 2007 SEC Academic Honor Roll.

 

2006: Started every match at center back, averaging more than 81 minutes per match…SoccerBuzz.com All-Southeast Region third-team selection…Named to the national teams of the week by TopDrawer Soccer and SoccerBuzz.com plus named the SoccerFLA.com Player of the Week on Sept. 25 after recording a goal and two assists in the opening weekend of SEC play…Turned in first goals of collegiate career in 2006 (versus Jacksonville and at then-No. 17 Auburn)…Goal at Auburn came off of 40-yard free kick…Turned in assists in back-to-back matches (Auburn and Alabama).

 

2005: Sat out 2005 fall season…Enrolled at Michigan in spring of 2006 and played the spring season with Wolverines…Returned to UF in summer of 2006.

 

2004: Started every match as a center back…Led UF in total minutes played, averaging more than 94 minutes per match…Selected to the SoccerBuzz.com All-Freshman Southeast Region Team…Recorded shots versus Georgia and Mississippi State…Member of SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

 

High School: 2004 All-State 2A team member…Played just her sophomore and senior seasons at Oak Forest High School in Illinois where she was team captain and MVP both seasons…Received all-sectional, all-conference, and all-area nods in 2002 and ‘04…Holds school record for goals in a season with 27 (17 games/2002)…Also scored five goals in a match as a senior to become one of the state leaders in goals in a match category…Coached by Ken Valiska at Oak Forest.

 

Club: Member of the 2000-01 Olympic Development Regional teams…Illinois State ODP team selection in 2002 and part of 2001-02 regional ODP pool…Three-year member and captain of the Sockers F.C. Chicago club team for Head Coach Kevin Lesch…Member of IMG Academies team in 2002-03, playing on the U-17 (also team captain) and U-19 squads…Team reached state cup final in 2004…Club team claimed Illinois State Cup and Best of Midwest titles in 2002…2002 Washington Area Girls Soccer (WAGS) and 2003 Score at the Shore semifinalists…Played for Bradenton Athletics in the W-League in the summer of 2004…Member of Chicago Soccer Club team that reached 2005 regional final.

 

Major: Health Education and Behavior--Community Health 

 

Ruberry’s Collegiate Statistics


Year

GP/GS

Min.

Shots

G (GW)

A

Pts.

2004

23/23

2160

2

0 (0)

0

0

2006

25/25

2044

5

2 (1)

2

6

2007

17/8

808

3

1 (0)

0

2

2008

24/18

1198

4

1 (0)

2

4

Total

89/74

6210

4

4 (1)

4

12

 

Florida Athletics - A Championship Experience with Integrity - Vision Statement
  • University of Florida
  • NCAA
  • Sun Sports / Fox Sports Florida
  • IMG
  • SEC Network

© 1998 - 2014 University Athletic Assoc., Inc., Sun Sports & IMG College. All Rights Reserved.