Track & Field
Duke Track & Field BIO
Honors: Outdoor Honorable Mention All-America (Javelin - 2011, 2012)...NCAA Outdoor Championships Participant (Javelin - 2011, 2012)...Outdoor ACC Champion (Javelin - 2011)...Outdoor All-ACC (Javelin - 2011, 2012)...Outdoor NCAA East First Round Participant (Javelin - 2011, 2012, 2013)...Outdoor ECAC Champion (Javelin - 2011)...Outdoor All-East (Javelin - 2012)...Outdoor Team Field Athlete of the Year (2011)
2012-13: The javelin specialist earned a season-best mark of 154-00 (46.95) at the Virginia Challenge to place second in the event…finished fifth at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 146-3.0 (44.58)…qualified for the NCAA East First Round where she finished 44th overall with her best throw measuring 134-4 (40.94)
2011-12: Earned All-ACC honors for the second consecutive year with a second-place finish and season-best performance of 154-11 (47.22) in the javelin throw at the ACC Championships...performed well enough to finish 12th at the NCAA First Round and qualify for the second year for the NCAA Championships...at the national championship event, threw a mark of 146-9 (44.74) to finish 18th and earn All-America honors.
2010-11: Solidified her position as Duke's top thrower in the javelin...took second at the Raleigh Relays with a toss of 156-10...followed that performance with first-place showings at the Tiger Track Classic (155-4) and the Duke Invitational (150-4)...won the ACC Outdoor Championship with a mark of 155-1 to earn All-ACC honors...recorded a toss of 154-7 to take the crown at the ECAC Championships, garnering All-East accolades...threw 157-9 at the first round of the NCAA's for the No. 2 all-time performance at Duke...garnered Honorable Mention All-America honors with her 26th-place finish at the NCAA Championships, where she registered a throw of 135-7.
2009-10: Made her Duke debut at the Wake Forest Open, where she won the javelin with a throw of 154-6, the No. 2 all-time Duke performance...placed 10th at the Arizona State Invitational, throwing 136-3...finished eighth at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 138-9...threw 152-9 to finish in seventh place at the Penn Relays on Apr. 22...qualified for the NCAA First Round, finishing 26th with a 135-7 throw.
Prior to Duke: Set the school record at Lake Oswego in the javelin and held the school record at Lakeridge from 2006-09...finished first at the 2007 USATF National Championships...placed second at the same event in both 2006 and 2008...came in fourth at the OR 6A State Meet in 2009...2008 all-state selection...also played basketball and water polo...recipient of the Oregon School Activities Association Award of Excellence.
Personal: Daughter of Kay and Steve Hopkins...born June 16, 1991...has two younger siblings - a brother, Spencer and a sister, Mackenzie...majoring in psychology and pursuing a markets and management certificate.