Joining the 2017 Crushers roster is outfielder, Connor Hofmann. Originally from San Diego, CA, the 25-year-old spent 2016 playing for the Sussex County Miners of the Canadian-American Association, and the Traverse City Beach Bums of the Frontier League. Hofmann was drafted by the San Diego Padres in 2010 in the 16th round.
Hofmann's college career was divided between the University of Oregon from 2011-2013, and the University of San Francisco in 2015. Hofmann hit over .300 in 2015, scoring 20 runs including 3 home runs from the leadoff spot. He also earned the 2015 Collegiate All-West Coast Conference Honorable Mention.
Cheer on Connor and the rest of your Men of Crush this summer at Sprenger Health Care Stadium! The home opener is Friday, May 12th at 7:05pm. Tickets go on sale in March.