Elyse

Huber

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#26

Forward
Height: 5'4"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
High School: East/Burlington
Club: Iowa City Alliance/Omaha Football Club
Major: Restaurant & Tour. Management

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • United Soccer Coaches Player of the Week (Aug. 22, 2017)
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017)

2017 (Sophomore)
Elyse Huber ranked second on the team with seven goals, while also tallying one assist, in 2017. Huber, who played in all 19 games, including 16 starts, played 1,216 minutes and led the Huskers with four game-winning goals. Huber was a force for NU's offense from the start of the season, as she earned United Soccer Coaches National Player-of-the-Week honors on Aug. 22 after scoring three goals during the opening weekend. She scored one goal at Kansas on Aug. 18 before a two-goal effort against Tulsa on Aug. 20. On Aug. 27, Huber recorded the game-winning assist when she found Haley Hanson in the second minute.

Huber scored the game-winning goal against Pittsburgh on Sept. 10, and produced a two-goal effort during the road trip to Michigan, Sept. 29-Oct. 1. On Sept. 29, she scored the game-winning goal against the Spartans, and then managed NU's lone goal in a 1-1 tie against the Wolverines on Oct. 1. On Oct. 12, Huber scored the game-winner in the 97th minute at Purdue.

2016 (Freshman)
Huber contributed in 14 of 22 games during her first season at Nebraska, earning two starts. After sitting out the first two games, Huber made her Husker debut at Oregon on Aug. 26. On Oct. 22, she played a season-high 95 minutes at Rutgers. On the season, Huber registered five shots, one of which was on goal, in 273 minutes of action. Nebraska posted an 11-6-5 record to qualify for the Big Ten Tournament and NCAA Tournament.

High School
Huber finished her high school career at Sioux City East High School after spending her first three years at Burlington. She achieved all-state second-team honors in 2014 and 2015 and was named All-Hawkeye Player of the Year in 2013 and 2015. Huber earned Mississippi Athletic All-Conference first-team accolades in 2015 along with second-team honors in 2013 and 2014. She set the high school goals record for a single season and career. Huber also played basketball and competed for the track team in high school.

Other Information
Huber played for Iowa City Alliance and Omaha Football Club during the club season.

Personal Information
Elyse is the daughter of Jayme and Michelle Huber, and was born on March 22, 1998. Elyse has one sister, Emmalei, and one brother, Jacob. Elyse is majoring in hospitality, restaurant and tourism management at Nebraska.

Huber on Nebraska
“I loved the facilities of the school. The coaches and team are very nice and dedicated to what they do, which inspires you to go there. The energy of the school and campus is amazing. I chose Nebraska because I knew this was a school that would develop my skills and get me motivated out on the soccer field.”

Huber's Career Statistics

Year

GP-GS

Shots

SOG

Goals

Assists

Points

2016

14-2

5

1

0

0

0

2017

19-16

37

19

7

1

15

Totals

33-18

42

20

7

1

15

Huber's Career Highs
Points
- 4 vs. Tulsa (8/20/17)
Goals - 2 vs. Tulsa (8/20/17)
Assists - 1 vs. Missouri (8/27/17)

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