Alex Jebb is in his second year coaching the men’s and women’s track & field teams at Johns Hopkins. Jebb, a former Hopkins track & field captain, returned to Homewood after completing his NCAA eligibility and obtaining his master’s degree at Duke University.
In his first year of coaching at JHU, Jebb led seven athletes to three All-American honors, four Academic All-American honors, nine school records and three championship meet records. He coached Andrew Bartnett to a second place finish in the decathlon and Jenn Su to a fifth place finish in the heptathlon at the 2016 NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships in their first seasons competing in those events. At the 2016 NCAA Division III Indoor Championships, Jebb coached Devin Conley to an All-American finish in the heptathlon and a 494-point improvement from the previous year. Between the indoor and outdoor Centennial Conference Championships, Jebb's athletes took home eight event titles.
Jebb was a three-year captain for the Blue Jays and was named the Centennial Conference Championship Field MVP during the 2012 indoor and outdoor seasons. The West Point, NY, native set Hopkins records in the 60m high hurdles, indoor long jump, indoor triple jump and outdoor triple jump.
In his one season at Duke, Jebb was the Blue Devils’ leading triple jumper. His 46-11.75 triple jump at the Virginia Tech Elite on February 6, 2015 was the second longest in school history. Jebb was also named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll in his lone season at Duke.
Jebb double majored at Hopkins in biomedical engineering and applied math & statistics and received his master’s degree from Duke in engineering management.