2013 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Andrew Hoffer
Player Profile
Positions Played   Goalkeeper
Height   6' 4"
Weight   185 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   USA passport
Birthdate / Birthplace   June 18, 1989 / Illinois
School/Last Season of Eligibility   Eckerd College / 2012 (attended UCONN 2008-2010)
Last Professional Team   PDL, IMG 2012
Combine Coaches   Tim Hanley (Houston Dynamo/MLS)
Ricardo Lopes (Ft. Lauderdale Strikers/NASL)
Nic Platter (Carolina RailHawks/NASL)

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Footwork 2 Good for a big man
Hands 2 Need to be softer and cleaner
Diving (High) 3  
Diving (Low) 2  
Crosses 3   
Distribution 2 Needs to work on balls played back
Communication 2  
Decision Making 2  
With Ball at Feet 2 Work on composure
Organization 3 Generally good

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 3  
Speed 2 Size effects speed quickness and agility. Getting stronger can help.
Quickness 2  
Endurance N/A  
Agility 2

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
Good goalkeeper. His size is a strong asset, but it can also work against him at times. Speed work and footwork drills would be a great idea. More PDL and perhaps NPSL work in conjunction would help with development.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: Steve Magee

2012:
Played in 16 games, starting 15... Recorded 1511 minutes... 1.19 GAA... 59 saves for .747 save percentage.

2011: Named to SSC Fall Commissioner’s Honor Roll…Played and started in two games, recording wins in net in both starts as the opening goalkeeper…Recorded over 162 minutes of playing time during the season…Started in games against Clearwater Christian College and Florida College…Blanked Florida College for 90 minutes in a 2-0 EC victory

At UCONN: Transferred to Eckerd from the University of Connecticut, where he redshirted in 2008...

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career
PDL: IMG (2012)

Received All-Conference sportsmanship award during senior season at Neuqua Valley High School...Played postgraduate year at IMG Academies in Bradenton, Fla. Chicago Fire Juniors... IMG U19 (2007-08).

Injury and Medical Information
Right ankle injured, September 2009...Surgery January 2011 to remove bone chip.
Left wrist cracked scaphoid Fall 2010...Surgery April 2011 to insert pin

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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