Sports Briefs

By mrandal5@johnshopkins.edu

Women’s Cross Country

Junior Samantha Levy of the top-ranked women’s cross country team was named the Centennial Conference Athlete of the Week in October for her performance at the Paul Short Invitational. The Blue Jays raced in the highly competitive Gold Race, finishing in ninth place.

Men’s Tennis

Junior Austin Gu was named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week after his performance at the 2018 ITA Southeast Championship in October. This is his second career weekly conference honor.

Women’s Soccer

The sixth-ranked women’s soccer team swept the Centennial Conference weekly awards in October as junior Emily Maheras was named the conference offensive player of the week and senior Cristina Madalo was named the league’s defensive player of the week.

Football

The football team jumped into the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) top 25 in October as the Blue Jays collected 87 points and are now ranked 25th in the nation.

Women’s Basketball

The women’s basketball team placed 10th on the 2017–18 Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) Academic Top 25 Honor Roll. The Blue Jays boasted a 3.625 grade point average for the 2017–18 academic year.

Baseball

Johns Hopkins head baseball coach Bob Babb announced the promotion of Adam Schlenoff to full-time associate head coach. Schlenoff, entering his eighth season, will take on a more prominent role in on-field drills and working with the Blue Jay hitters.