At Major Meets:
2008 C-USA Outdoor 7th, 800m, 2:02.64
800m- 1:55.93, Texas Relays, 4/5/2008
1500m- 4:05.91, Bayou Classic, 3/29/2008
Outdoor: Competed in the 800m and mile.
Indoor: Competed in the 800m and 1500m.
Transfer from the University of South Carolina. In 2005, won the 800 meters at the South Carolina State Championships with a season-best time of 1:58.13. Placed fifteenth at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a best time of 3:57.46 in the 1500 m. Graduate of Omaha Burke High School. Four-year letterman under coach Mike Mingo. District Champ in 2002 in the 1600 m. Placed fifth at state in the 1600m in 2003. In 2004, placed fifth at state as part of a 4x800 relay team. Earned academic All-Metro Conference track athlete honors for 2003 and 2004 and cross-country athlete honors in 2004.
Full name: Matthew Eric Hoffman. Born: December 6, 1985 in Omaha, Neb. Parents: Gary and Kris Hoffman (one sister). College: Martel.