Player Profile: Dallas Hopson


Name: Dallas Hopson

Grade: 11

Sport: Boys varsity basketball

Fun facts about Dallas:

  • He has over ten pairs of shoes
  • He runs track
  • His favorite video game is the new Call of Duty

How did you develop a passion for basketball?

“As long as I could remember, I have loved the sport. Some of my earliest memories are moments of me playing basketball at the YMCA and outside.”

What is your favorite part of the sport?

“I love how basketball is non-stop and very high paced, and I like the different ways to score and defend.”

How did you get into basketball?

“I really don’t remember how I got into it, but I don’t remember ever not liking basketball.”

What are you most looking forward to this season?

“I am looking forward to seeing how we do in conference play and in the playoffs.”

What is your favorite part of the team?

“My favorite part of the team is our chemistry. We are all friends and enjoy playing with each other.”