Robert Hope | Defenseman #18

Height: 6'3"
Weight: 190
Shoots: Left
College/Club: Pfeiffer University
Date of Birth: 7/29/1991

Career Highlights

Fast Facts

  • Mammoth Team Captain in 2018.
  • Two-time Dave Stilley Award recipient for Mammoth Defensive Player of the Year (2016, 2018).
  • Two-time Jay Jalbert Award recipient for Mammoth Teammate of the Year (2017, 2018).
  • Won the Mann Cup with the Peterborough Century 21 Lakers in 2017.
  • Named to the NLL All-Rookie Team in 2015; the first defenseman to be named to the team since 2011.

Transactions

Selected by Colorado in the first round (seventh overall) in the 2014 NLL Entry Draft; was the first defender selected in the 2014 NLL Entry Draft.

Career

2018: Led the Mammoth and was fourth in the NLL with career-highs in loose balls (151) and caused turnovers (31)…tied his single-game record with 14 loose balls against Vancouver on January 26, 2018, which resulted in a 14-13 Mammoth win…set career-highs in assists (12) and points (13) 2017: Recovered the second-most loose balls for the Mammoth (122) and tied for the second-most caused turnovers (28) 2016: Had four games of double-digit loose balls, including a single-game, career-high 14 loose balls on Opening Night (January 1, 2016) against the Georgia Swarm in a 16-15 win 2015: Established a new NLL rookie record with 28 caused turnovers, which was tied for eighth-most in the NLL among all players…recorded his first NLL point on an assist against Vancouver on January 24, 2015, a game in which he had helpers on two scores.