1 Bobby Thalman
1 Bobby Thalman
Height: 6-5
Weight: 195
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Greenwood Village, CO
High School: Colorado Academy
Position: GK

Notes: 2012 Team captain Has played 3061 of a possible 3185 minutes in the Yale goal in the last two years.

2011: Second team All-Ivy selection… Led the Ivy League in save percentage (.852) and saves (92)… Started all 17 games… Posted three shutouts… Earned Ivy League Player of the Week honors after making eight saves in a 1-0 victory over Harvard.

2010: Team's starting goalkeeper... Tied for third in the Ivy League in saves... 30 of his saves came in Ivy games, which was the most in the league... Posted his first career shutout against Quinnipiac... Also shutout Cornell and Columbia... Recipient of the Frank J. Dunne Award as the team's most improved player.

2009: Made his first career appearance against Sacred Heart, played the second half and made two saves.

Before Yale: NSCAA/Adidas All Region selection as a senior at Colorado Academy... Named to ESPN Rise All Area Colorado Team... Two-time all-state and all-league selection... Four-year starting goalkeeper for Colorado Academy... Helped lead team to state finals as a senior... Colorado Academy reached quarterfinals in his sophomore year and semifinals in his junior season... Team captain and Defensive Player of the Year as a senior... Played for U18 and U16 Real Colorado US Soccer Development Academy... Team was two-time Western Conference champions and finished fourth in the nation.

Personal: Sister, Jessie, was a goalkeeper at Gonzaga (Class of 2010).