Tech Soccer Senior Hoffman Earns Commissioner's Award
By Donnie Dwyer
Tue, 15 Jan 2013 05:08:42 GMT — The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference recently announced that Michigan Tech senior Melanie Hoffman was named one of six student-athletes to earn the Meijer Commissioner's Award. Hoffman, a member of the women's soccer team, earned the award for the second time. Hoffman (Green Bay, Wis. /Pulaski) a Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-American and All-GLIAC honorable mention selection helped lead the Huskies to a share of the GLIAC women's soccer title in 2012. She earned All-GLIAC Academic Excellence accolades and was selected to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-Region second team. Hoffman was also a Capital One Academic All-District Second Team honoree in track and field in 2010 and holds the school record in the heptathlon. Hoffman has maintained a 4.0 grade point average majoring in exercise science and biology.
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