Photos from the first day of the Qdoba Invitational at Veterans Memorial Soccer Complex
2014 (Junior): Games Played/Stated: 19/18...Named to the Conference USA All-Academic team...Scored his first goal of the season from a free kick against Old Dominion on Oct. 08...Scored two goals against UAB on Oct. 18...Had 31 total shots, with 12 on target.
2013 (Sophomore): Games Played/Started: 19/18 ... Tied for the team lead in goals with three and shots with 38 ... Netted a goal on a free kick with Marshall trailing Wright State (Sept. 6) by one goal with 48.6 seconds remaining in regulation to send the game into overtime ... Scored the lone Herd goal against Cleveland State (Sept. 6) on a cross from Juan Ortiz ... Headed home a cross in the 88th minute against Bowling Green (Sept. 27) to help the Herd collect a 1-1 draw to prove that he has a flair for the dramatics.
2012 (Freshman): Games Played/Started: 17/10 ... Was named to the C-USA All-Freshman Team, along with having received the C-USA Spirit of Service Award ...Earned a C-USA Commissioner's Medal for accumulating a GPA above 3.75 ... Scored game-winning goals against Radford (Sept. 16) and Memphis (Sept. 26), both being overtime golden-goals.
Prior to Marshall: Prior to entering his senior season, Jack had scored 59 goals and tallied 31 assists in three years as a starter for Vestavia Hills High School... Was All-State in 2011 and was named Birmingham News South Player of the Year... Played club ball for the Vestavia Steamers '94 and served as team captain.
Personal: Son of Mark and Jill Hopkins ... Majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry.