43  Ryan Hopkins
Ryan Hopkins
RS Senior

Sardinia, Ohio

High School:
Western Brown HS

Last College:
Tennessee Tech

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 245




Herd Runs Over Roadrunners, 5-2, on Sunday

The win puts Waggoner second on all-time list.


Marshall Bullies Bobcats in Walk-Off Victory

The Herd defeated Ohio 2-1 Wednesday


Herd Grabs 7-3 Win Over EKU

Junior TJ Diffenderfer hit his first homer of the year


Marshall Falls to Ohio State

Marshall loses 4-0 to the Buckeyes Wednesday


Marshall Loses Series to No. 30 FIU

Marshall will next play in a midweek matchup with Ohio State

2013: Led Marshall's relief staff in wins (four) and ERA (2.54)...struck out 34 and walked 13 over 39.0 innings...made 22 appearances (all in relief) which were tied with Josh King and Kolin Stanley for the most on the team...combined with Chase Boster and Matt Margaritonda for a shutout in the season opener against Old Dominion (2/15)...struck out as many as four three times...gave up earned runs in only seven appearances...picked up two saves (at Northern Kentucky on 3/9 and UAB on 3/30).

2012: Began his Marshall career as a weekend starter before being moved to the bullpen to serve as a long reliever...won his second decision in a relief effort against St. Bonaventure (3/18)...went 1-3 with a 4.93 ERA...struck out five hitters in his first appearance with the Thundering Herd (a four-inning start).

Tennessee Tech: Played one season for the Golden Eagles...was a member of the Ohio Valley Conference championship team

High School: Played baseball, football and wrestled at Western Brown High School...recorded 87 strikeouts, seven walks, and a 1.03 earned run average in 46 innings pitched his senior season...won All-Ohio as a high school middle linebacker

Personal: Born on April 20, 1991...son of Doug and Shaune Hopkins...has a brother (Austin) and two sisters (Heather and Madison)...majoring in Environmental Science.