2013: Hobbi will compete to get into the playing rotation at either center or offensive guard as a sophomore in 2013.
2012: Hobbi was a backup center and offensive guard as a redshirt freshman in 2012. He appeared in 7 games (Hawaii, Syracuse, Stanford, California, Utah, Colorado, Arizona) and even started at Stanford.
2011: Hobbi redshirted as a freshman offensive guard and center in 2011, his first year at USC. He missed the Utah and Syracuse games with an arm injury. He won USC's Offensive Service Team Player of the Year Award.
HIGH SCHOOL: His 2010 honors included Parade All-American, Super Prep All-American, Prep Star All-American, UnderArmour All-American, ESPNU 150, Prep Star Dream Team, Super Prep All-Farwest, Prep Star All-West, Orange County Register Fab 15 first team, Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West first team, Tacoma News Tribune Western 100, All-State and All-Region 4A as a senior offensive and defensive lineman at Saguaro High in Scottsdale (Ariz.). Saguaro won the Arizona state 4A-1 title for the fourth time in 5 years in 2010.
As a junior in 2009, he made All-State and All-Region 4A.
As a sophomore in 2008, he was All-Region.
PERSONAL: He is a theater major at USC. He and 15 of his USC teammates spent 5 days in Haiti in the spring of 2012 building homes and assisting those in need.