Chad Hopkins
Chad Hopkins
Chad Hopkins

Chad has been in coaching for over 14 years, eight as head coach at Kearney, where he retired from coaching in 2015. During his eight years at the helm, the Bulldogs were one of the Top 4 teams in the state, including capturing two team titles.

Prior to coming to Kearney, Chad coached at Smith-Cotton and Cameron high schools.

Chad wrestled for the Bulldogs from 1993-1996, placing second in state during his junior year. His brother, Brandon, was a two-time state champion from 1998-2001.

Chad wrestled at Missouri Valley College where he was a 2x All-American, placing 4th and 2nd.

Chad is very passionate about wrestling and loves to write. is thrilled to have Chad on board! Team
Jonathan Dickson
Andy Meyer
Dr. Chris Shanks
Addison Haynes
Zach Bruner
Anne Rogers
Chad Hopkins
Tim Brengle
Mavrick Alexander
Corbin LeMaster
Tyler Gramke
Derryan Derrough
Genny Seaburn Sexton
Jeffrey Chávez
Mark Lundy
Andrew Hicklin
Ed Komperda
Matthew Bohlken
Michael Siegel
Sean Mael
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