Filed underThe Morning News With Dave Lee
Old Dutch High School Student Athlete of the Week:
Tuesday, September 18, 2012:
Sport – Volleyball
Class – Senior
High School – Hopkins High School
Koppe is a middle hitter who played a key role in two big victories last week for the 11-1 Royals, who are ranked No. 5 in Class 3A volleyball. Hopkins defeated Benilde-St. Margaret’s and then-fifth-ranked Wayzata last week. Emmy is a primary passer on serve receive, plays solid defense at the net and in the backcourt, and helps carry a big load on offense. This season she is averaging 28 kill, 15 digs, 4 aces and 3.5 blocks. She has a grade-point average of 3.96, takes multiple Advanced Placement classes, is president of the French Club, member of the National Honor Society, has lettered in band (where she plays the oboe) and volunteers at church and a woman’s shelter.