Power forward Tate Hoffman reinforces Basket Navarra’s squad for the 2021-2022 season in the LEB Silver category.
Basket Navarra has reached an agreement with Tate Hoffman (Portland (Oregon), 08/25/1998, 2.00 meters high) to become a new Basket Navarra player for the 2021-2022 season. The American power forward comes to the Navarrese entity after playing last season at Southern Oregon University. Tate Hoffman began his sports career in the USA High School university league playing with West Linn High School where he stayed until the 2015/16 season. . The following season he went on to play in the NAIA2 USA category playing for Southern Oregon University. During the 2018/19 season, he obtained the recognition of Daktronics-NAIA Academic Athlete, in turn achieving his best individual scores. The American player has continued linked to the Southern Oregon Universirty until this season that changes its scene to reach Basket Navarra.
He is a player who stands out for his high ability to reach the rebound. Tate can give multiple functions to help the team both in attack and defense. His physique allows him to become strong enough to protect the posts and at the same time technical to protect the perimeter.
Basket Navarra Club continues working on the preparation of its squad for the new season 2021-2022: Tate Hoffman is the eleventh confirmed name of the LEB Plata team after the renewals of Adrián García and Pablo Yárnoz and the signings of Iñigo de la Hera, David Font, Javier Balastegui, Pablo Fernández “Fercho”, Pau Treviño, Stephen Ugochukwu, Jordan Rogers and Lamine Badji.
“He is a player who can fit into the profile we were looking for, since he has a good shot of three” Basket Navarra coach Jordi Juste is happy with the incorporation of Tate Hoffman: “He is a player who can fit into the profile we were looking for, since he has a good throw of three and even at the same time he can read the advantages thanks to his physique. On the other hand, defensively thanks to its versatility it will be able to help us to be more aggressive ”.
“Our goal is for the player to adapt quickly and in good shape so that he can enter the team dynamics in the best possible way.” In summary, Jordi Juste is satisfied with the recent incorporation of Tate Hoffman, which closes a competitive squad.