Dria Hampton played collegiate soccer at Florida State and the University of Oklahoma. She joins the USAO women's soccer staff after playing professionally for Oklahoma City FC of the Women’s Premier Soccer League and served as an assistant with the OFC Club team. Hampton will assist with the USAO women’s team, and has already earned a United States Soccer “B” coaching license.
Hampton, a graduate of Piedmont High School, was considered one of the top soccer players Oklahoma has ever produced. She played on the United States National U14, U16, U18 and U20 teams as a youth. She was rated as the 13th best college prospect in 2009. She started 62 consecutive games for the Sooners in a span of three years. During that time, she had 39 career points on 12 goals and 15 assists. She posted three career winning goals and 152 shots as a Sooner. She served as captain in 2010 and 2011 and led OU to the NCAA Tournament in 2010. She was named to the Big 12 All-Tournament team that same year and was a three-time Academic All-Big 12 honoree.
At Florida State, Hampton made 19 appearances including 11 starts in her senior-only season when the Seminoles advanced to the NCAA semifinals. She started in the midfield in FSU's first nine games and finished with four points on the year with her lone goal coming in a win against Clemson.