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Cindy (Hanke) Hoffmann Inducted into Kaskaskia College Athletic Hall of Fame

Kaskaskia College is pleased to announce that former basketball player Cindy (Hanke) Hoffmann of Carlyle was recently inducted into the KC Athletic Hall of Fame. 


Cindy A. (Hanke) Hoffmann was a member of the Blue Angels basketball program in 1992 and 1993.  In 1992, she was awarded the Team Free Throw and 3 Point Percentage Awards.  In 1993, she was named the Team’s Most Valuable Player and led the team in scoring, field goals, and free throws.  She was named to the All-Region 24 team as well as the All-GRAC & GRAC All-Academic Team.  Cindy is a member of the Blue Angel 1000-point club scoring a total of 1,012 points in two years, scoring 433 points in 1992 and 579 points in 1993.  She averaged 20 points per game and 7.3 rebounds.  She finished her career at KC with a 2 point shooting of 46% and 3-point range of 41% with an overall shooting average of 43% and 76% from the free-throw line.  She also led the GRAC with 96 three-pointers made. 


After graduating from KC with an A.A.S degree in Radiologic Technology, she gained work experience in the field and advanced her career in diagnostic sonography. In 1998, she returned to Kaskaskia College to help educate future radiographers. While completing a bachelor’s degree in Workforce, Education & Development, Cindy assisted in the development of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program and became the program’s coordinator.  In 2005, she completed her M.S.Ed from SIU-C.   


Cindy is the daughter of Roger and Rose Hanke. She married Steve Hoffmann in 1995 and is the proud mother of three children.  She has been an active volunteer coach in the community for various basketball and softball leagues. Cindy served as assistant coach for the Trinity Lutheran Hoffman Eagles and also the Carlyle High School Lady Indians basketball for one season. She has served on various committees at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, CUSD #1 and at Kaskaskia College.


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