Stephanie Platt Hopkins Athlete Profile

#5 Stephanie Platt Hopkins

Stephanie Platt Hopkins
Position: Outfielder Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2006-2009 Hometown: San Diego, UT

Personal

  • Parents are Brent and Mamie Platt
  • Born in Roswell, Ga
  • Married to Drew Hopkins
  • Four-time basketball letter winner in high school
  • One of six children
  • Earned all-academic honors in high school

Before BYU

  • All-state senior year at Pineview H.S. (St. George, Utah), also played at La Costa Canyon (San Diego, Calif.)
  • All-region senior year and all-league sophomore and junior years
  • Played for club team San Diego Breakers from 2000-2004
  • Qualified for nationals in 2004
  • Three-sport athlete in high school playing softball, basketball and volleyball
  • Four-year letter winner in both softball and basketball


2006 | Freshman Year

  • Scored 20 runs on the season
  • Stole six bases
  • Picked up her first RBI in BYU's 20-0 rout over Texas Southern
  • Played in 52 games
  • Started one game

2007 | Sophomore Year

  • Hit all four career home runs in 2007
  • Recorded 13 runs and 13 hits
  • Made 14 starts in 37 appearances

2008 | Junior Year

  • Made the starting lineup as a junior, playing right field
  • Had a career-high 24 RBI, 3 doubles and 8 home runs
  • Batted .281
  • Hit first grand slam against Illinois on March 8, going 1-for-2
  • Posted seven multiple-RBI games
  • Made only one error in 29 attempts