Coach Joey Hoffman has decades of experience in the Southern California coaching scene on the youth, club, Olympic development, high school, and collegiate levels. Hoffman has been active in the Southern California club coaching ranks for 20+ years, along with many years of work in the Olympic Development Program. Joey is both an experienced coach and coaching director.
Hoffman has also worked in the college ranks, serving as an assistant coach at Ventura College from 1998-2010. Then joining LMU in 2012. Joey is currently the full time assistant coach.
During Hoffman‘s service with the Lions, they have compiled a winning record of 47-43-9 and made a Sweet 16 run in 2015.
“Joey has an incredible knowledge of the game and is a life-long learner,” said LMU Head Coach Myers.
“His network of coaching and industry connections is tremendous. He grew up around the game and has coached at just about every level.”
Hoffman will be taking on the role as head coach for a number of Beach FC teams.
“One of Joey’s biggest strengths is his enthusiasm and positive nature,” said Myers. “He connects well with everyone he comes in contact with and has a great sense of humor. As a head coach, I am always looking to surround our program with good people who have great character and will always put the team’s interest first. Joey fits that description to a T.”