Coach Hopkins is a native of Charlotte, NC. She attended Independence High School where she also played varsity volleyball before going on to play at the collegiate level at Winthrop University. While at Winthrop, she was an Academic All-American and a member of the Big South Conference All-Academic Team. She earned a BS in Interior Design from Winthrop and graduated summa cum laude. Her coaching career includesfour years at Sun Valley Middle and High Schools and two seasons with Carolina Juniors club volleyball. Hopkins joined the CDS coaching staff in 2016.
All athletes must have a current physical (within the last year), NCISAA participation form, parent permission form, signed concussion statement, and the $25 athletic participation fee submitted prior to the first day of tryouts/practice. All paperwork must be uploaded to the Magnus system online.