JAMES ARTHUR HOFER JR
Jimmy is the son of James and Rachel Hofer, and oldest brother to Jake and Matthew Hofer. He began skating at Brady’s Run Arena at the age of 4, began BCAHA hockey start at 5 years old, playing mite hockey for BCAHA at the age of 6, and has played for the Beaver County Badgers ever since....13 years total. He has played hockey for Blackhawk for 6 years, and helped coach Badgers ADM for a year. Jimmy also played lacrosse for 5 years with the New Castle Vultures as a midfielder.
Jimmy is a 4-year varsity hockey letter winner at Blackhawk, and was a co-captain his senior year.
He has earned the Academic Excellence Award, Scholar Athlete Award, and achieved academic high honors. He was also awarded scholarships from the Blackhawk Physics Department, the Blackhawk Math Department, and the Technology Association.
As a 7 year member of the Technology Student Association, Jimmy has received several awards in STEAM based competitions at the regional, state and national level. He is also a member of the National Honors Society. In the fall of 2021 Jimmy will attend Penn State University, where he intends to major in aerospace engineering.