8 Brandon Hopper
8 Brandon Hopper
Height: 6-7
Year: RS Freshman
Hometown: San Clemente, Calif.
High School: San Clemente HS
Position: Middle Blocker
Major: Environmental Studies
m 7
k/s 1.71
h % .568
a/s 0.00
b/s 1.14
sa/s 0.14
d/s 0.36

UC Santa Barbara

2016: Redshirted. 

High School
Played two seasons at San Clemento High School under head coach Ken Goldstone ... Played middle blocker and outside hitter for the Tritons ... Helped his team to a combined 50-16 record in his two seasons there ...  Was an All-CIF Selection in 2015 ... Made the San Clemento High School Hall of Fame ... Included in the Volleyball Magazine's 2015 Fab 50 ... Won a Sea View League Championship in 2014 ... Reached the Quarterfinals of the CIF playoffs in both 2014 and 2015 ... With a 4.0 GPA, was a scholar athlete in his senior year ... Made the Principal's Honor Roll each year from 2012-14.

Club
Played for the 949 and Balboa Bay volleyball clubs ... Spent five years with 949 and one with Balboa ... With 949, placed second in the 15's Boy's Classic ... With Balboa, got third place at the Junior Olympics (18's). 

Personal
Brandon Thomas Hopper was born on Jun. 13, 1997 to parents Robert and Lynn in Mission Viejo, Calif ... Goes by the nickname "Hoppo" ... Plans on majoring in environmental science at UCSB with a possible aquatic biology minor ... Aspires to be an environmental conservationist ... Has one younger brother, Shane ... Calls signing day his most memorable athletic moment ... Lists Surf's Up as his favorite movie ... Enjoys reading The Last of the Blue Water Hunters ... Calls George Lucas his favorite writer ... Favorite band is Squappy and the Hali Boys ... Plays guitar in his free time ... Calls Craig Anderson his favorite athlete ... Watches New Girl ... Was also recruited by Pepperdine, Hawaii, UCSD, UCLA, UC Irvine, and Stanford ... Participated in the USA Volleyball High Performance Camp in summer 2015 ... Was a member of the A1 USA Volleyball Team that finished in first place. 

Recent Games
Mar 13 Harvard W, 3-2
Mar 15 Concordia University Irvine L, 3-1
Mar 30 at Cal Baptist L, 3-2
Mar 31 at USC L, 3-0
Apr 6 BYU L, 3-1
Apr 7 BYU L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 7 3
Sets 14 3
Kills 24 1
Kills per set 1.71 0.33
Errors 3 0
Total Attacks 37 1
Hitting Percentage .568 1.000
Assists 0 0
Assists per set 0.00 0.00
Service Aces 2 0
Service Errors 2 1
Service Aces per set 0.14 0.00
Reception Errors 0 0
Digs 5 0
Digs per set 0.36 0.00
Block Solo 2 0
Block Assist 14 1
Block Total 16 1
Blocks per set 1.14 0.33
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 35.0 1.5
Points per set 2.5 0.5
Matches started 2 -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Jan 6 McKendree W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 Mount Olive W, 3-1 - 1 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Jan 7 Fort Wayne W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 UC Irvine L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 UC San Diego W, 3-0 - 1 1 0 1 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Jan 18 USC W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Cal Baptist W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at UCLA L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 UCLA L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Hawai'i L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 4 at Hawai'i L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at Pepperdine L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 11 at Stanford L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Long Beach State L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 at UC San Diego W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 25 at UC Irvine L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 at Penn St. L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 4 vs. Lees-McRae W, 3-0 1 3 8 1 11 .636 0 1 1 0 2 1 3 0 4 0 11.5
Mar 8 Cal State Northridge W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 11 Lewis L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 13 Harvard W, 3-2 1 5 11 2 17 .529 0 1 0 0 2 1 7 0 8 0 16.5
Mar 15 Concordia University Irvine L, 3-1 - 2 3 0 7 .429 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 4.5
Mar 30 at Cal Baptist L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at USC L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0.5
Apr 6 BYU L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 BYU L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 7 14 24 1.71 3 37 .568 0 0.00 2 0.14 5 0.36 2 14 16 1.14 35.0 2.5
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 7 14 24 1.71 3 37 .568 0 0.00 2 0.14 5 0.36 2 14 16 1.14 35.0 2.5
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 7 14 24 1.71 3 37 .568 0 0.00 2 0.14 5 0.36 2 14 16 1.14 35.0 2.5
Conference 3 3 1 0.33 0 1 1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 1 1 0.33 1.5 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 10 16 1.60 2 26 .538 0 0.00 1 0.10 3 0.30 1 10 11 1.10 23.0 2.3
Away 1 1 0 0.00 0 0 - 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 1 1 1.00 0.5 0.5
Neutral 1 3 8 2.67 1 11 .636 0 0.00 1 0.33 2 0.67 1 3 4 1.33 11.5 3.8
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Wins 4 10 21 2.10 3 30 .600 0 0.00 2 0.20 4 0.40 2 10 12 1.20 30.0 3.0
Losses 3 4 3 0.75 0 7 .429 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.25 0 4 4 1.00 5.0 1.3
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January 2 2 2 1.00 0 2 1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0 0 0.00 2.0 1.0
March 4 11 22 2.00 3 35 .543 0 0.00 2 0.18 5 0.45 2 14 16 1.45 33.0 3.0
April 1 1 0 0.00 0 0 - 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0