Dedicated walk-on looks to continue his steady progress ... Has good hands ... Older brother of current Wildcat Andrew Hopewell ... Has played in three games.
2002 (Sophomore): Played in two games ... Caught two passes for 16 yards against Texas-El Paso and also saw action in the win over Middle Tennessee ... Garnered his second varsity letter.
2001 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action at Georgia and caught one pass for 13 yards ... Received a varsity letter.
2000 (Freshman): Redshirted while practicing with the varsity.
High School: Four-year letterman and three-year starter at Harrodsburg (Ky.) HS ? Played quarterback, wide receiver, and defensive back ? Had approximately 800 passing yards, 858 rushing yards, and 600 receiving yards his senior year ? Chosen second-team all-state by The Associated Press ? As a junior, passed for approximately 1,200 yards while adding 600 rushing yards ? Set a school record with seven touchdown passes in one game ? Two-year choice on the all-district and all-area teams ? Team was state runner-up in his freshman and sophomore seasons ? Coached by Donald Wayne Smith and Alvis Johnson ? Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and several of the school?s academic clubs ? Honor roll student.
Personal: Dan Hopewell was born 8-24-80 in Owensboro, Ky. ? Son of David and Terri Hopewell ? David played football at Kentucky in the 1970s and also played one year with the Seattle Seahawks ? Major is management.
Hopewell Career Statistics
Year Position G-GS Rec. Yds. Avg. TD Long 2001 Wide Rec. 1-0 1 13 13.0 0 13 2002 Wide Rec. 2-0 2 16 8.0 0 10 Totals 3-0 3 29 9.7 0 13