8 Cherakye Lopez
8 Cherakye Lopez
Height: 5'9
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lynchburg, VA
High School: Timberlake Christian School
Position: MH
Major: Business Management

Season: 1st

High School: Earned seven varsity letters in three different sports at Timberlake Christian School (3 volleyball, 3 soccer, 1 basketball)...led team to the VACA State Championship in volleyball her senior season playing middle and outside hitter...member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Javier and Jennifer Lopez...business major with the career goal of becoming a market analyst...hobbies include: reading, painting and writing...enjoys watching: soccer, swimming/diving, gymnastics, track & field...her favorite athletes are: Hope Solo, Keisuke Honda, and Michael Phelps...favorite foods are: french fries and spaghetti...her favorite website is Facebook and pintrest.com...chose UDC for its academics, distance from home and the opportunity to play volleyball...favorite thing about the school is that it is in a major city...her greatest athletic experience (to date) is winning the state championship in high school...her greatest athletic influence is her father...her superstition on gameday is eating some kind of sour candy prior to the match.