2011 - Competed in the high jump at the NCAA Prelim ... Placed 10th in the long (23-10.75) and 11th in the high (6-9) at Pac-10s ... Was third in both the high (6-9.75) and long (24-2.25) vs. USC ... Won the long jump (24-4.50) and was second in the high (6-9.50) vs. Oregon ... RJ/JJK Invite runner-up in the high jump (6-11) ... Placed second in the long jump at the Tennessee Dual (24-5) ... Place third in the high (6-10.75) and fifth in the long (24-00.25) at the Texas Tri-Meet ... In indoor track, had top marks of 6-11.50 in the high and 23-8.25 in the long ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention ... MPSF All-Academic.
2010 - Redshirt season.
2009 - Finished in a tie for 15th at the NCAA Outdoor meet in the high (6-8.75) ... Tied for seventh in the high (6-8.75) and placed seventh in the long (24-5.50) at the West Regional ... Finished third in the high (6-11.75) and seventh in the long (24-3.50) at Pac-10s ... Won the long jump (24-9.75) and placed second in the high (7-00.50) against USC ... At Oregon, won the high jump with a lifetime-best 7-1, and placed second in the long (25-2.50, lifetime-best) and triple (48-10.75, lifetime-best) ... Won the long jump at both the RJ/JJK Invite (24-11.75) and UCLA Invite (24-4.50) ... Cal/NV runner-up in the high (6-10.75) ... In indoor track, won the Lumberjack Invite (6-9.75) and NAU Classic (7-00.25) and was an NCAA provisional qualifier in the high jump.
Summer 2008 - Placed fifth in the high jump at the USATF Junior National Championships (6-11).
2008 - Tied for 20th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (6-8.75) ... Tied for fourth in the high jump with a lifetime-best of 6-11 at the West Region meet ... At Pac-10's, tied for sixth in the high jump (6-8.75) ... Was second in the high (6-8.75) and sixth in the long (23-1.25) against USC ... Finished third in the "B" high jump (6-10.75) at the Texas Relays ... UCLA invite high (6-8) and long (23-9.50) champion ... In indoor track, had a top high jump of 6-9 ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
High School - Three-year letterman in track and one-year letterman in cross country ... Two-time team captain ... Placed second in the high jump at the CIF Championships ... Won league titles in the high and long jump ... Finished fifth at the CA State Meet in the high jump ... Was tied for the No. 1 high jump spot in the state as a junior 2006 ... Finished second at the Junior Olympics in the high jump ... In indoor track, was second in the high jump at the Simplot Games ... Also competed at Nike Indoor/Outdoor Nationals ... Prep bests of 6-11 in the high, 23-5 in the long and 14.9 in the high hurdles.
Personal - Born October 18, 1989 in Upland, CA ... Son of Thomas and DiAdra Hobson ... Has one brother and one sister, Tommy and Tiona ... Physiological Science major.
Hobson's Best Marks
Outdoor HJ - 7-1
Indoor HJ - 7-00.25
Outdoor LJ - 25-2.50
Indoor LJ - 24-1
Outdoor TJ - 44-10.75