Daniel Hoffman
Daniel Hoffman
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Atherton, Calif.
High School: Menlo
Major: Economics
Residential College: Jonathan Edwards

2012-13 Season (Senior): Team Captain … Went 14-4 in doubles in the fall … Highlight of fall season was reaching the doubles final of the USTA/ITA Northeast Regional Championships alongside Marc Powers … Also won the doubles draw of the Connecticut State Championships with Powers … Put together a 12-8 singles record in the fall … Reached the final of the singles draw of the Connecticut State Championships … Was one of two Yale players to compete in the ITA All-American Championships … 16-6 singles record in the spring makes him Yale’s all-time leader in singles wins, with 112 … Went 10-9 in doubles in the spring, playing alongside classmate Marc Powers at the No. 1 spot … Received Second Team All-Ivy honors in both singles and doubles … Received the James A. Hutchinson ’96 Award for his many contributions to the team during the season ... Received Spring Academic All-Ivy honors ... ITA Scholar-Athlete.

 

2011-12 Season (Junior): Posted a 9-5 singles record in the fall … Highlight of the fall season was winning the singles draw of the Connecticut State Championship … Went 9-3 in doubles in the fall … Won the “A” doubles draw of the Princeton Farnsworth Invitational alongside classmate Marc Powers … Also reached the final of the USTA/ITA Regional Championship alongside Powers … Finished the spring season with a 21-3 singles record … Played mostly at No. 2 and 3 singles during the spring … Was the only Yale player to record 30 singles wins between the fall and spring seasons … Highest national ranking in singles was No. 108 … Went undefeated (7-0) in Ivy League singles play, the only Yale player to do so … Named First Team All-Ivy in singles … Posted a 17-4 record in doubles in the spring at the No. 1 position partnering Powers … Along with Powers, highest national doubles ranking was No. 67 … Went 5-2 in Ivy League doubles play along with Powers, which was tied for the best record among Ivy League No. 1 doubles teams … Unanimously named First Team All-Ivy in doubles.

 

2010-11 Season (Sophomore): ITA Scholar-Athlete … Finished the fall with a 13-2 singles record, winning 11 consecutive matches … Won the USTA Billy Jean King National Tennis Center Men’s college Invitational in singles … Posted an 8-2 doubles record in the fall … Won the USTA Billy Jean King National Tennis Center Men’s College Invitational doubles with Marc Powers in the fall... Played No. 3 singles and No. 1 in the spring... Led the team in singles and doubles wins with 30 and 23, respectively... Named First Team All-Ivy in Doubles...

 

2009-10 Season (Freshman): ITA Scholar-Athlete … Finished with a 24-11 singles record at No. 3 and No. 4 positions… Highlight of the fall season was winning the Connecticut State Championship in singles and doubles (with Erik Blumenkranz) and the Farnsworth/Princeton Invitational in singles… Posted a 9-9 doubles record at No. 3 position.

 

Before Yale:  In 2007, won the Northern California Sectional singles championship in the 16 & under division … In 2008, reached the Northern California Sectional singles final and won the doubles title in the 18 & Under division … Was ranked among the top 50 in the nation in the 18 & Under division … In summer 2009 was seeded No. 1 at Northern California Sectional Championships … Two-time winner of the NorCal Sectional Championship Sportsmanship Award.

 

Singles:

  #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 Dual Match Total IVY Overall
2012-131-01-014-6   16-64-328-14
2011-12 1-0 7-2 13-1       21-3 7-0 30-8
2010-11   4-2 13-2       17-4 6-1 30-6
2009-10     2-0 11-8 1-1
0-0
14-9 5-2
24-11
Total 2-0
 12-4 42-9
11-8 1-1 0-0
66-22
22-6
112-39

 

Doubles:

  #1 #2 #3 Dual Match Total IVY Overall
2012-139-91-0 10-93-424-13
2011-12 17-4     17-4 5-2 26-7
2010-11 10-5 4-0 1-1 15-6 5-2 23-8
2009-10   0-1
9-10 9-11 3-4
15-14
Total 36-18
5-1 10-11 51-30
16-12
88-42