Zach Hopkins
Zach Hopkins
Height: 5-11
Weight: 145
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Westminster, Md.
High School: Winters Mill
Position: Distance

2014 Outdoor: Ran the 5,000m event for the Retrievers during the spring season, posing a season-best time of 15:55.99 at the Mason Spring Invitational… Named to the America East Honor Roll.

2013-14 Indoor: Competed in the one mile event at the season-opening Bison Opener at Bucknell, clocking a time of 4:34.52… Also ran in the 3,000m at the Penn State Relays, finishing with a time of 9:15.35.

2013 Outdoor: Competed in the 1,500m at the Morgan State Legacy Meet and the Big Dawg Invitational at UMBC Stadium… Recorded his top time of 4:22.87, at the crosstown Morgan State meet.

2012-13 Indoor: Ran the one-mile and 3,000m events for UMBC during his freshman season… Posted his best 3,000m run time, 9:18.81, while finishing 14th at the Penn State Relays… Also competed at the Bison Opener and Terrapin Invitational.

Background: Selected to the All-County Cross Country team as a sophomore, junior and senior... Named to the All-Conference First Team after his junior and senior seasons after receiving Second Team honors as a sophomore... Helped lead the Falcons to the County Championship three years in a row, starting during his sophomore season in 2009...  Top finish was second at the Carroll County Championships as a sophomore... Also received all-county honors in track and field... An honor student all four years at Winters Mill.

Personal: Son of Jeff and Jamie Hopkins... Has one brother, Chase, and two sisters, Kathryn and Makenzie... Plans to major in biology with the ambition of working in physical therapy... Born Mar. 31, 1994.