17 - Melanie Hoffman
Melanie Hoffman
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Green Bay, Wis.
Position: D
g 0
a 1
sh % .000
gw 0

College:
(2012-13): Soccer -
Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-American ... Earned All-GLIAC Honorable Mention honors ... Earned GLIAC All-Academic Excellence and Commissioner's Award ... Earned National Soccer Coaches Association of America College Division Scholar All-North/Central Region Third Team honors ... Earned All-Midwest Region Third Team honors from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America ... Started 17 games ... Recorded an assist in 3-2 win at Northwood.

(2011-12): Soccer - Earned All-GLIAC Academic Excellence accolades ... Started all 17 games and finished with seven points ... Scored first goal of the season against Ashland on Sept. 30th ... Scored game-winning goal in 2-1 win against Ferris State on Oct. 14th ... Tallied three assists on the season, fourth most on the team.

(2010-11): Soccer - Named co-offensive most valuable player ... One of six women to earn the 2010 Meijer Commissioner's Award ... Appeared in 17 games and started all of them ... Recorded team-highs with five goals, three assists, and 13 points ... Scored first career goal and first goal in program history on Sept. 2 against Concordia St. Paul ... All five goals were game-winning goals ... Finished tied for second in the GLIAC in game-winning goals with four ... Recorded points in six straight games from Sept. 19 to Oct. 8 (four goals and two assists) ... Recorded 33 shots, 10 on goal. Track and Field - Earned Capital One Academic All-District second-team honors from the College Sports Information Directors of America ... Competed in four meets...Broke the school record in the heptathlon with 3,859 points at GLIAC Championships...As part of the heptathlon she also recorded personal bests in the 200 (27.40), 100-meter hurdles (16.93), long jump (14-7), shot put (32-5), and javelin (94-9). Also recorded personal bests in the 800 (2:29.73) and high jump (4-7) at UW-River Falls...Named Women's Track and Field Most Improved Athlete...Named to the 2011 GLIAC All-Academic Excellence Team...Earned Academic All-District Honors...2011 Heptathlon All-GLIAC Honorable Mention

(2009-10): Track and Field - Competed in two meets...Posted two top-five finishes...Ran a 100 personal best (13.13) at UW-Oshkosh Invite and a 3,000 steeplechase personal best (14:03.09) at Sherman-Lukoski Invitational.

(2008): Cross Country -  Competed in two races. Nordic Skiing -  Competed in 10 races ... Finished seventh in the 10-kilometer freestyle at the UP Collegiate Opener ... Finished 10th in the 10-kilometer freestyle at the CXC Season Opener ... Finished fourth in the Olympic Junior Freestyle Sprints at the CXC Sprints in Minneapolis ... Posted a 150th place finish at US Nationals in Anchorage, Alaska ... Named to the 2009 National Ski Coaches Association All-Academic Team ... Competed in junior olympics in Truckee, Calif. ... Finished the year ranked 123 in the USSA Rankings.

Prior to Michigan Tech: Was a multi-time junior national all-American and turned in a top-10 performance in the 2008 female OJ Sprint where she won the B final ... earned four letters in cross-country, three in Nordic skiing and two in track and field at Pulaski High School ... A two time state high school champion in Nordic skiing ... Earned first team all-conference and all-county honors as a freshman helping the Raiders to a conference championship and a state runner-up finish in cross-country ... Also qualified for the Wisconsin State track meet three times including a runner-up finish in the 4x400 meter relay ... Competed in cross-country, soccer and track and field ... A 2008 graduate of Pulaski High School.

Personal: Former competitive figure skater ... Daughter of Steve and Linda Hoffman ... Has two younger sisters ... Born Melanie Elizabeth Hoffman on September 17, 1989 ... Majoring in exercise science and biological sciences.

Cross Country
Personal Bests:

5K: 23:00.5 UP Collegiate Championships (2008)
6K: 26:49.47 Pre-GLIAC Meet (2008)

Track and Field
Personal Bests:
100:
13.13 UW-Oshkosh Invite (2010)
200: 27.40 GLIAC Championships (2011)
800: 2:29.73 UW-River Falls (2011)
100 Hurdles: 16.93 GLIAC Championships (2011)
3,000 Steeplechase: 14:03.09 Sherman-Lukoski Invitational (2010)
High Jump: 4-7 UW-River Falls (2011)
Long Jump: 14-7 GLIAC Championships (2011)
Shot Put: 32-5 GLIAC Championships (2011)
Javelin: 94-9 GLIAC Championships (2011)
Heptathlon: 3,859 (School Record) GLIAC Championships (2011)

Hoffman's Career Statistics
Year Games Played Goals Assists
Points Shots Game Winning Penalty Kick / Attempts
2010-2011 17 5 3 13 33 5 0-0
2011-2012 17 2 3 7 35 1 0-0
2012-2013 17
0
1
1
19 0
0-0
Total 51 7 7
21 87 6 0-0
Recent Games
Oct 19 at Grand Valley State L, 5-0
Oct 21 at Ferris State W, 2-0
Oct 26 Malone W, 3-0
Oct 28 Walsh W, 2-1
Oct 30 Tiffin W, 3-0
Nov 2 vs. Saginaw Valley State T, 0-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 11
Games started 17 11
Goals 0 0
Assists 1 1
Points 1 1
Shots 19 15
Shot Pct .000 .000
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 26 Wis.-Stevens Point W, 1-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 1 at Minn.-Crookston W, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 2 at Bemidji St. L, 3-2 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 7 at Wis.-Green Bay L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 10 Northern Michigan W, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 14 at Lake Erie W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 16 at Notre Dame (OH) W, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 22 at Northern Michigan W, 5-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 28 Findlay W, 2-1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Sep 30 Tiffin W, 1-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 5 at Saginaw Valley State W, 3-1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 7 at Northwood W, 3-2 0 1 1 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 Ashland W, 2-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 14 Ohio Dominican T, 0-0 0 0 0 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 19 at Grand Valley State L, 5-0 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 21 at Ferris State W, 2-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 26 Malone W, 3-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 Walsh W, 2-1 - - - - - - -
Oct 30 Tiffin W, 3-0 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 2 vs. Saginaw Valley State T, 0-0 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 17 0 1 1 19 .000 11 .579 0 0 0-0 0
Conference 11 11 0 1 1 15 .000 9 .600 0 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -

Home 6 6 0 0 0 10 .000 5 .500 0 0 0-0 0
Away 10 10 0 1 1 7 .000 4 .571 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 2 1.000 0 0 0-0 0

Wins 12 12 0 1 1 10 .000 6 .600 0 0 0-0 0
Losses 3 3 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0

September 9 9 0 0 0 5 .000 3 .600 0 0 0-0 0
October 7 7 0 1 1 12 .000 6 .500 0 0 0-0 0
November 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 2 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
December - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -