David Hoff
David Hoff
Year: Senior
Hometown: Redding, Calif.
High School: Shasta HS
Previous College: Shasta College
Position: Decathlon
UC Santa Barbara
Qualified for Conference for the second year in a row...Took seventh place at the Oregon Invitational, clearing 6'7.50" (2.02m)...Won the All-Cal Challenge with a clearance of 6'6.75" (2.00m)...Also won the high jump at the Soka Invitational, clearing 6'2.75" (1.90m)...Took fourth at the Big West Challenge Cup by clearing 6'4.75" (1.95m)...Converted to the decathlon in the 2008 offseason. 2007
Qualified for Conference in his first season competing in the Big West...Jumped to a personal-best 6'8.75" at the Cal-Nevada meet early in the season...Finished in second place at the Triton Invitational with the same mark. Shasta College
Hoff was conference champion in the high jump in his final season at Shasta College...Graduated with a 3.82 GPA. High School
Hoff qualified for the California State Meet his junior and senior seasons..Was also league and sectional champion his junior and senior seasons...Was all-league in all four of his high school seasons...All-section his senior year in the high jump...Best high school marks were 6'7" in the high jump and 44'6" in the triple jump. Personal
Majoring in business economics...Enjoys writing and playing music...Interested in photography and likes being outside--either at the beach, hiking, or camping...Says the biggest difference between high school and college track is that the team is more focused in college, which gives everyone the drive to improve not only for themselves, but for the team as well.
Collegiate Career Bests
High Jump - 6-8.75 (2.05m)