New Johns Hopkins Tennis Courts Ready for Spring Season

Blue Jays To Debut New Courts in March 2015


Rao Etches Her Name in Johns Hopkins Record Book

Sophomore is First ITA National Champion in Program History


Rao Wins USTA/ITA National Small College Singles Championship

First ITA National Champion in Program History

Women's Tennis vs. Tufts
The Blue Jays dominate Tufts University 8-1
Women's Tennis Centennial Championship
Johns Hopkins won its eighth straight Centennial Conference Championship on May 4 with a 5-0 win over Haverford
women's Tennis - 2014
Women's Tennis hosted McDaniel on April 16
Women's Tennis vs. Swarthmore
Johns Hopkins defeated Swarthmore, 5-0, in the Centennial Conference Championship on May 5

Shannon Herndon
Shannon Herndon


Blowing Rock, NC

High School:



Rao Wins ITA Southeast Singles Championship

Blue Jays Win Five Draws at ITA Regional


Thirteen From Johns Hopkins Named ITA Scholar-Athletes

Hopkins Earns ITA All-Academic Team Award


Johns Hopkins Takes Fourth Place at NCAA Championship

Blue Jays Finish Season with School Record 24 Wins


Hopkins Tops Swarthmore, 5-0, in Centennial Semifinals

Blue Jays Advance to CC Title Match for Eighth Time


Third-Ranked Johns Hopkins Tops Mary Washington, Muhlenberg

Blue Jays Win Sixth Straight Match; Remain Unbeaten in CC

Statistically Speaking: Tied for 17th in school history in career doubles wins (33) • tied for 16th in total career wins (64).

2014: Named to Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll and ITA Scholar-Athlete • went 7-4 in singles and 5-4 in doubles • won all three singles matches and one doubles match at ITA National Team Indoor Championship • lost just one game in singles in Centennial Conference semifinal match versus Swarthmore • played in NCAA third-place match versus Williams.

2013: Named ITA Scholar-Athlete • named First Team All-Centennial in singles and Second Team in doubles • went 9-5 in singles and 10-8 in doubles • ranked as high as seventh in singles and 10th in doubles in the Atlantic South • advanced to semifinals of the championship singles draw at the ITA Southeast • lost in round of 16 in championship doubles draw at the ITA Southeast Regional.

2012: Named ITA Scholar-Athlete • named Second Team All-Centennial in singles and First Team in doubles • went 15-4 in singles and 18-6 in doubles • led team in singles wins and tied for team lead in doubles wins • 18 doubles wins are fourth most by a freshman in school history • ranked as high as 12th in singles and third in doubles in the Atlantic South • went 4-0 in conference in singles and 5-0 in doubles • seeded ninth in the championship singles draw of the ITA Southeast Regional and advanced to quarterfinals • seeded fifth in the championship doubles draw of the ITA Southeast Regional and advanced to finals • ended season with a five-match win streak in singles.

Personal: Shannon Herndon • daughter of Rick and Kay Herndon • three-time NW 4A Conference Player of the Year • two-time state singles qualifier • led team to conference championships as a freshman, junior and senior • led team to second round of state playoffs as a freshman and senior • also played soccer and named defensive MVP • member of Hopkins Christian Fellowship • volunteer with Campus Kitchens, Students Taking a New Direction mentoring program and Our Daily Bread • majoring in neuroscience with a minor in Spanish.

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