AS A SENIOR (2009-10): Holds a top ten time in Notre Dame history in three events (50, 100 200 free) ... finished Irish career as the second fastest 50, 100 and 200 freestyler and only trailed fellow classmate John Lytle in each of the three events ... member of the victorious 800 free relay at the BIG EAST Championships with an NCAA B-cut time of 6:28.48 ... garnered four BIG EAST all-conference honors which included the 200 free relay (1:20.93), 400 free relay (2:57.16), 800 free relay (6:28.48) and the 200 free (1:37.75) ... all four events were NCAA B-cut performances ... touched the pad in eighth and ninth place in the 100 (44.85) and 50 free (20.62) events at the BIG EAST Championships, respectively ... leaves Notre Dame with two school records which include the 200 free relay (1:19.42) and the 400 free relay (2:54.08) ... swam the 200 IM during the Shamrock Invitational in a time of 1:55.09 ... competed in the 100 fly against Pittsburgh in a season best 51.84 ... took home 14th place at the Ohio State Invitational in the 200 free in 1:40.66 ... had one individual win on the dual meet season in the 200 free to begin the year against Oakland.
AS A JUNIOR (2008-09): Played an instrumental role in leading the Irish to the 2009 BIG EAST title ... anchored the 400 free relay team to an upset over top-ranked Louisville in a time of 2:54.08 ... that race came down to the final turn with Hoffman holding off a charging Louisville swimmer ... the performance set a school and league record ... bettered the school's 50 free record at the league meet, stopping the clock at 20.39, a mark that was later reset by classmate John Lytle ... went 44.23 in the 100 free at the BIG EAST meet while clocking in at 1:37.25 in the 200 free ... turned in one of the team's top 100 fly times of the season with a 49.04 against Olivet ... earned all-BIG EAST honors in the 200 (2nd) and 400 free relay (1st).
AS A SOPHOMORE (2007-08): An integral member in the successful Irish relays at the BIG EAST Championships ... claimed three all- league honors ... the third leg of the champion 800 free relay (6:23.45) team consisting entirely of underclassmen ... that group also set a school record with their mark ... part of the second- place finishing 200 and 400 free relays, setting a program best in the latter event ... anchored the fifth-place 200 medley relay team at the league meet ... as a leg in four Irish relays, helped the team earn 136 points en route to claiming the overall title ... had notable individual swims in the 200 free (1:39.15) and 100 free (11th place, 48.54) at the BIG EAST meet ... sprinted to a 21.26 at the Ohio State Invitational in the 50 free ... went 1:58.11 in the 200 IM at the Shamrock Invitational.
AS A FRESHMAN (2006-07): Part of three first- place finishing relay squads ... first win came in the 400 free relay versus Purdue ... won the same event at Louisville ... racked up a win in the 200 free relay against Michigan State took top individual honors against the Cardinals in the 200 free ... recorded a time of 1:39.11 in the 200 free at the BIG EAST Championships, which was the sixth-best for Notre Dame on the season.
THE HOFFMAN FILE: Four-time high school All-American for Homestead (Ind.) ... owned the top 200 free (1:39.74) mark among Irish newcomers ... posted marks of 20.86 in the 50 free and 46.33 in the 100 free ... also clocked a time of 4:34.65 in the 500 free ... anchored the 2006 state champion 200 free relay team ... owns marks of 24.41 in the 50m freestyle and 52.98 in the 100m free ... four-time sectional champion in both the 200 and 500 free along with being an all-state honoree during both his junior and senior seasons ... full name is Andrew Michael Hoffman ... born June 21, 1987, in Fort Wayne, Ind. ... son of Lisa and Peter Hoffman ... oldest of two children ... has one younger brother, Justin ... graduated as an accounting major from the Mendoza College of Business.
Hoffman's Career Bests
|50 Free||20.39||BIG EAST (2009)|
|100 Free||44.23||BIG EAST (2009)|
|200 Free||1:37.25||BIG EAST (2009)|
|500 Free||4:36.31||Ohio State Invite (2006)|
|100 Fly||49.04||Olivet (2009)|
|200IM||1:55.09||Shamrock Invite (2010)|