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TJ Hopkins
TJ  Hopkins

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Summerville, S.C.

High School:
Summerville HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190

Position:
OF

Experience:
1L

Major:
Retail Management

06/05/2016

Gamecocks Down Rhode Island, 23-2, Advance to Regional Championship

South Carolina sets NCAA Tournament program records for runs in a game, margin of victory

06/05/2016

Johnson Lifts Gamecocks to 10-1 Victory over UNCW

Gamecocks, Seahawks to play winner-take-all contest Monday at 6 p.m. ET

06/04/2016

Rhode Island Upsets Gamecocks, 5-4, to Open Columbia Regional

Gamecocks will face Duke in an elimination game at 12 p.m. Saturday

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AWARDS/HONORS
  • Rated No. 31 best prospect in the SEC for 2018 MLB Draft by D1Baseball

2017 (SOPHOMORE)

  • Played in 52 games with 49 starts, hit .258 (49-for-190) with 37 runs scored, 11 doubles, two triples, five homers and 20 RBIs, also stole a team-high seven bases
  • Pinch-hit game-winning three-run homer in 3-1 win vs. Kentucky at SEC Tournament (5/26)
  • 2-for-4 with a double and a pair of RBI in 5-4 loss to Georgia (5/19)
  • Double and a run scored in 4-3 win vs. Presbyterian (5/9)
  • 3-for-5 with a double and two runs scored in 7-6 loss at LSU (5/7)
  • 2-for-5 with a double and a run scored in 5-1 win vs. Kentucky (4/29)
  • 2-for-5 with two runs scored in 7-5 loss at Florida (4/22)
  • 2-for-4 in 5-4 loss to Mississippi State (4/15)
  • 3-for-4 with a double in 20-5 loss to North Carolina (4/11)
  • 2-for-4 with a double, a RBI and a run scored in 6-1 win over Vanderbilt (4/8)
  • Two-run homer in 6-5 loss at Auburn (4/2)
  • 2-for-5 with a double and three runs scored in 15-1 win at The Citadel (3/28)
  • 1-for-3 with a pair of RBI in 6-5 win over Alabama (3/25)
  • 2-for-5 with a run scored in 4-2 loss to Alabama (3/24)
  • Solo home run with a walk and two sacrifice hits in 6-4 win over Tennessee (3/18)
  • 1-for-4 with a walk, a double and two runs scored in 8-6 win over Winthrop (3/8)
  • 3-for-5 with a pair of homers and tied career-high with five RBI and three runs scored in 12-5 win over The Citadel (3/7)
  • Earned Tom Prive Award as MVP of the South Carolina-Clemson series after hitting .364 (4-for-11) with four runs scored and a diving catch to record the final out in the 2-0 win over Clemson in the series opener
  • 3-for-5 with a triple and two runs scored in 5-3 loss to Clemson (3/5)
  • Tripled and scored a run in 10-5 win over Wright State (2/25)
  • 1-for-3 with two runs scored in 4-3 win over Wright State (2/24)
  • 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and a pair of RBI in 7-1 win over UNCG (2/17).

2016 (FRESHMAN)

  • Played 43 games with 31 starts, hit .322 (39-for-121) with 25 runs scored, five doubles, a triple, a homer and 26 RBI, also a .388 on-base percentage and stole eight bases
  • 3-for-5 with a run scored in 10-5 win over UNCW (6/7)
  • 2-for-4 with a RBI and two runs scored in 10-1 win over UNCW (6/5)
  • 1-for-5 with a triple, two runs scored and a career-high five RBI in 23-2 win over Rhode Island (6/5)
  • 2-for-5 with a key two-out RBI single in 9-7 win over Alabama (5/21)
  • 3-for-5 with two runs scored, two stolen bases and three RBI in 9-2 win over Missouri (4/24)
  • Career-high in hits going 4-for-5 with a double, two stolen bases, two RBI and three runs scored in 14-4 win at Furman (4/20)
  • 2-for-3 with a RBI and two runs scored in 7-4 win over Tennessee (4/9)
  • Key two-run double in 7-6 win over Tennessee (4/8)
  • 2-for-4 with eight putouts in the outfield in 4-0 win at Ole Miss (3/26)
  • 3-for-5 with a double, a career-high three runs scored and three RBI in 15-2 win over Davidson (3/16)
  • 2-for-4 in 5-4 win over Charleston Southern (3/12)
  • 1-for-3 with two walks, a run scored and a RBI in 5-4 win over Furman (3/9)
  • 2-for-3 with first career homer and four RBI in 16-4 win over Winthrop (2/24)
  • 2-for-4 in 6-2 win over Albany (2/20)
  • Tallied first career RBI and tied single-game school record for assists by an outfielder with two in 10-1 win over Albany (2/19)

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Earned 2015 first-team HS All-America honors from Collegiate Baseball
  • Rated No. 7 best high school prospect in the state of South Carolina by Diamond Prospects
  • Rated No. 7 best high school prospect in the state of South Carolina by Perfect Game
  • Rated No. 2 outfielder in the state of South Carolina by Diamond Prospects
  • Rated No. 3 outfielder in the state of South Carolina by Perfect Game
  • Earned 2015 South Carolina AAAA All-State honors
  • Named to 2015 SC Select Team
  • Named to 2015 Diamond Prospects' Golden Glove team
  • As a senior in 2015, hit .371 (33-for-89) with two homers, 18 RBI, 40 runs scored, three triples, 23 stolen bases, a .517 on-base percentage and a .562 slugging percentage
  • Named CABA national championship MVP
  • Played for Diamond Devils AAU team


PERSONAL

  • Born on January 16, 1997
  • Parents are Tim & Missy Hopkins
  • Major is retail management

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