Joining Hoffman on the coaching staff is a highly qualified group of assistants, all of whom were decorated athletes during their respective careers:
Nate Brown: NCAA All-American at Lehigh University; runner-up in the 2015 NCAA Tournament
TJ Demetrio: 2x State qualifier for Pottsgrove High School; wrestled at York College and Millersville University
Zach Doll ’00: 3x Pennsylvania Independent School Champion; 1x National Prep Champion, 3x NCAA qualifier at Pitt
Dan Hoffman: – 3x National Prep qualifier at Hill; Sectional and District Champion with Owen J. Roberts High School
Kevin Tkachuk: Former captain of Canadian national rugby team
Ty Willman ’95: 4x Pennsylvania Independent School Champion; 2x National Prep Champion; wrestled at Penn State
Team Renegade: Coaches Hoffman, Doll, and Brown resurrected - and currently run - Team Renegade, which was the preeminent youth wrestling program in the region in the 1990s. Since its formation in early 2019, Team Renegade already has become the area’s premier wrestling club. Run out of The Hill’s Bissell Wrestling Room, Hill wrestlers are able to train with Team Renegade free of charge throughout the year.
Head Coach: Dave Hoffman '01 | email@example.com
A 2001 Hill graduate, Dave Hoffman returned to The Hill as head wrestling coach in 2018. Arriving at The Hill in 1996, when the school still had eighth grade, Coach Hoffman became one of the most decorated wrestlers in program history throughout his five years in a Blues singlet. He finished his high school career with an overall record of 195 wins and just 17 losses, the most career wins in program history. Coach Hoffman was a five-time Pa. Independent School state champion, a five-time National Prep All-American, and a two-time National Prep champion. After graduating from The Hill, Coach Hoffman wrestled at Virginia Tech University, serving as a team captain for three years. He qualified for the NCAA Division I tournament all four years, earning All-American status as a senior. That year, he also won his weight class in the ACC tournament. For the 12 years between his Virginia Tech graduation and his arrival at The Hill, Coach Hoffman served as an assistant coach for three Division I college programs: Bucknell University, Virginia Tech University, and the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.
Zach Doll '00
Ty Willman '95
A total of 15 Hill student-athletes earned All-Area recognition for their outstanding play during the winter 2018-2019 athletics season.
Jake Craig ’22 became the first Hill wrestler to win gold at the Independent School State Tournament since 2009.
Jake Craig '22 won his weight class at a tournament for the fourth time this season, helping lead Hill to a fifth place finish in the 14-team field.