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Wilamena Hopkins
Wilamena Hopkins

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Archer, Fla

High School:
Buchholz

Event:
Throws



Career Bests:
• Shot Put - 52-0
• Discus - 159-10

Freshman (2009-10)
Finished fourth in the shot put at the SEC Indoor Championships with a throw of 51-11.25 ... recorded a new personal-best and team best at the Virginia Tech Final Qualifier in the shot put with a throw of 52-0 and a fifth place finish ... finished first in the shot put (51-3.5) and third in the discus (149-0) at the Auburn War Eagle Invitational ... recorded a personal and team-best in the discus throw at the Florida Relays (159-10) where she finished tied for fourth ... finished 11th in the discus (149-2) and fourth in the shot put (51-3) at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... qualified for the NCAA Championships in the shot put where she finished 22nd (50-6).

Prep and Personal
Coached by Ron Norris...helped lead team to the District and Regional Championships from 2005-08...won District and Regional individual titles from 2005-08...placed second in the shot put at the 2007 State Championships and second in the shot put and discus in 2008...named the 2007 and 2008 Track Athlete of the Year...set the school record in her event on three occasions...also played basketball...Parent: Sylvia Hunt...Birthday: October 21, 1990...Majoring in Nursing.