Cooper played both basketball and baseball for the Goddard High School Rockets in 2011. As a pitcher and outfielder, Cooper helped the Rockets to a 21-7 record and the district championship. He also helped his basketball team to the state championship game with a 20-8 record. Cooper was selected as an all-academic athlete from 2008-2011.
Personal: Cooper is the son of Martin and Rhonda Cooper and he is from Roswell, N.M. He is majoring in kinesiology at NM State.