Jay Hoffman
Jay Hoffman
Title: Head Coach
Phone: (859) 238-5554
Email: hoffman@centre.edu
Year: 9th year at Centre
Hometown: Perrysburg, Ohio
College: Centre College `96

Centre alumnus Jay Hoffman is entering his ninth season with the Centre College women's soccer program. Coach Hoffman has spent his time trying to build a program that is based on high expectations, long lasting traditions and continual motivation. He truly believes that the team building activities the team participates throughout the year have a significant role in the team's success. The past four years have been amazing for both the team and his players. A few of the highlights include:

  • Two NCAA Tournament bids
  • Reaching the second round of the 2011 NCAA Tournament
  • Being ranked as high as No. 8 in the NSCAA Division III Poll
  • Two All-Americans and two Academic All-Americans
  • Eight All-Great Lakes Region Players
  • 26 SCAC All-Conference players, including two Defensive Players of the Year and an Offensive Player of the Year
  • 61 players named to the All-Conference Academic Honor Roll

Coach Hoffman lives in Danville, Ky. with his wife Laura, his six-year-old daughter Kate, and his newborn daughter, Rebecca Elizabeth Hoffman (7/12/2012). As well as being head coach for the Colonels, Coach Hoffman also coordinates the transportation for all of the athletics at Centre. While not at Centre, Hoffman is the DOC for the Central Kentucky Soccer Club. Last year, his girls U13 club team made it to the final four in the Kentucky State Open. Finally, Coach Hoffman and his players enjoy volunteering at a local elementary school where he used to teach for eight years.