High School Michaela Loebel (pronounced LOW-bull) prepped at Geneva High School under Coach Megan Owens. Loebel and her teammates won three straight regional titles and back-to-back Upstate Eight Conference titles in 2011 and 2012. During her sophomore year, Loebel posted 10 goals and six assists. Loebel was a two-sport athlete at Geneva, as she played three years of both soccer and basketball, where she earned all-area mention on the hardwood. Loebel was named to the Daily Herald all-area team honorable-mention list and the Geneva Republican all-area spring team. She also excelled in the classroom, earning honor roll distinction throughout her high school career.
Other Information During the club season, Loebel played with fellow Husker freshmen Amanda Hilton and Savanah Uveges under coaches Jim and Amy Wilson with Strikers Fox Valley in the Premier Cup. Strikers FV claimed the Fall 2014 Midwest Regional League Championship. Strikers Fox Valley also finished as 2012 Illinois State Cup semifinalists and quarterfinalists in 2013.
Personal Information Michaela is the daughter of Ken and Pam Loebel and was born April 16, 1996. She has one sister, Alexa. Michaela has not declared a major at Nebraska.
Loebel on Nebraska “Nebraska screams success. The coaches, teams, academics and campus as a whole fit exactly what I was looking for.”