Men's Soccer
Jan Hoffelner - Men's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 1


  • position Goalkeeper
  • height 6-3
  • Weight 180
  • class Graduate Student
  • Hometown Langen, Germany
  • Previous School St. John's

Career Honors:

  • 2021 MAC Hermann Trophy Semifinalist 
  • 2021 United Soccer Coaches First-Team All-American
  • 2021 United Soccer Coaches All-Southeast Region First Team
  • 2021 C-USA Goalkeeper of the Year
  • 2021 C-USA Golden Glove Award
  • 2021 First Team All-C-USA
  • 2021 C-USA All-Tournament Team
  • 2021 C-USA Tournament Champions
  • C-USA Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 26, 2021)

2021 (Fifth Year): MAC Hermann Trophy semifinalist … United Soccer Coaches First-Team All-American, becoming the third Wildcat to ever earn the honor … United Soccer Coaches All-Southeast Region First Team … Conference USA Goalkeeper of the Year … Conference USA Golden Glove Award winner … Conference USA All-Tournament Team … Named C-USA Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 26 … Was the NCAA Division I outright leader in goals-against average (.417), also tied for first with 12 shutouts along with former St. John’s teammate Luka Gavran … Finished the season ranked fifth in NCAA Division I in save percentage (.810) … Logged 1,717 minutes in net, only allowing eight goals and making 34 saves … Registered a season-high five saves against Coastal Carolina and South Carolina … Recorded one save against Florida Atlantic in the title game as Kentucky won its second C-USA championship in program history … Logged 12th shutout of the season against Santa Clara in the NCAA Tournament Second Round.

2020 (at St. John’s): Appeared in nine of the team’s 10 matches and made five starts … Split time in net with teammate Luka Gavran … Started and logged the opening 45 minutes of the team’s first five games before playing the second half of the next four … Was a part of four combined shutouts … Went 3-2-0 on the year with a 1.10 goals-against average and a .762 save percentage … Did not allow a goal in six of his nine appearances … Carried a 0.57 goals-against average before allowing three goals in his penultimate outing of the year against Seton Hall.

2019 (at St. John’s): BIG EAST Co-Goalkeeper of the Year … Second Team All-BIG EAST… United Soccer Coaches Third Team All-Atlantic Region … Finished the season ranked 23rd nationally in goals-against average (0.82) and 42nd in save percentage (.775) … Ranked in the top six nationally in both categories before facing off with national runner-up Virginia in the NCAA Round of 16 … Played a part in nine shutouts, eight of which were shared with teammate Luka Gavran and one of which was a solo clean sheet … Compiled a record of 8-3-0 on the season … Started all 20 matches for the nationally-seeded Red Storm… Named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll on Sept. 30 … Made three saves in his one solo clean sheet at Butler … Played the full 90 minutes and made a season-high six saves at Providence … Did not allow a goal until his fourth appearance of the season against Iona.

2018 (at Presbyterian): Started 18 matches in net for the Blue Hose for 1650 minutes … Collected six shutouts, including a pair in the Big South Tournament and three in the regular season against Big South opponents … Collected eight wins, including five in-conference … Held a .747 save percentage and 1.04 goals-against average (.781, 0.86 Big South) … Recorded 56 saves.

2017 (at Iowa Western CC): Started in nine matches … Recorded five shutouts … Recorded a .831 save percentage.

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