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Emerson Walsh
Emerson  Walsh


Louisville, KY

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 160


Four Blue Jays Grab ITA All-America Honors

Johns Hopkins Ranked 18th in Final ITA Poll


Fifth-ranked Wesleyan Defeats Johns Hopkins in NCAA Sweet 16

Blue Jays End Season with 17 Wins


Dubin Named Centennial Conference Player of the Year

Willenborg Named Centennial Coach of the Year


Johns Hopkins Wins 11th Straight Centennial Championship

Hopkins Beats Swarthmore, 5-0, in Title Match


Johns Hopkins Beats Franklin & Marshall in Centennial Semifinals

Kang Clinches Berth in Centennial Title Match

Statistically Speaking: Ranks third in school history in career doubles wins (80) • ranks 10th in career total wins (108).

2017: ITA All-American in doubles • named First Team All-Centennial in doubles • First Team CoSIDA Academic All-District • ITA Scholar-Athlete • went 7-3 in singles and 19-5 in doubles • led team in doubles wins • won fourth straight ITA Southeast Doubles Championship • placed sixth at ITA Oracle Cup in doubles • won six straight singles matches from March 25 to April 29 • earned his 100th career win on April 15 • named Centennial Conference Player of the Week (April 17) • unbeaten in singles from March 25 to May 13 • had doubles wins streaks of five (March 16-April 9) and eight (April 15-May 13) • lost just three doubles matches in the spring.

2016: ITA All-American in doubles • finished 12-4 in singles and 23-7 in doubles • second on the team in doubles wins • lost in finals of Loyola Invitational after going 3-1 in singles and 3-1 in doubles • won third straight ITA Doubles Championship • placed sixth in doubles at ITA National Small College Championship • lost just one singles match from April 6 to May 13 • had a pair of seven-match win streaks in doubles • went 5-1 in doubles in the postseason.

2015: ITA All-American in doubles • posted a 4-4 record in singles and 17-10 in doubles • all four singles wins came in straight sets • won ITA Southeast Doubles Championship and advanced to round of 32 in championship singles draw • finished seventh in doubles at the ITA National Small College Championship • went 4-1 in doubles in postseason team play.

2014: ITA All-American in doubles • named First Team All-Centennial Conference in doubles • ITA Southeast Doubles Champion • finished fifth in doubles at ITA National Small College Championship • ranked as high as fifth in the nation and first in the Atlantic South in doubles • went 5-3 in singles and 21-9 in doubles • 21 doubles wins are third most by a freshman in program history • won nine of 10 doubles matches from September 28 to February 21 • won nine straight doubles matches from April 8 to May 11 • went 4-1 in doubles in the Centennial Conference and NCAA Team Tournaments.

Personal: Emerson Walsh • son of Kevin Walsh and Carol Summe • father played tennis and coached at the University of Louisville and was inducted into Cardinals’ Hall of Fame in 2001 • brother, Spencer, swam at Georgetown • named to Principal’s List every quarter • organized and hosted Red Cross blood drives • state doubles semifinalist as a freshman and sophomore • state doubles finalist as a junior • led team to four straight state semifinals • two-time captain • state singles semifinalist as a senior • also swam for one year • recipient of 2015 Student Initiatives Fund at JHU • Dean’s List student majoring in mechanical engineering.