Johns Hopkins sweeps Gettysburg
Blue Jays extend conference win streak to 50
BALTIMORE -- Ninth-ranked Johns Hopkins extended its Centennial Conference win streak to 50 matches by pitching a 9-0 shutout against Gettysburg to wrap up its fifth consecutive unbeaten conference season. The Blue Jays wrapped up the regular season with a 14-2 overall record (10-0 Centennial Conference) while the Bullets fell to 9-6 overall and 4-5 in the conference.
Hopkins opened with a sweep in doubles, losing just two games in the three matches. Abby Clark and Courtney Boger got things going with an 8-1 win at the No. 2 spot against Meghan Fornshell and Laura Habecker. Hailey Hogan and Nandita Krishnan then beat Bev Keyes and Katie Taylor 8-0 at the top slot.
Abby Dwyer and Brooke Pottish wrapped up doubles play with an 8-1 win at No. 3 versus Holly Johnson and Kelly Webster.
In singles play, the Blue Jays won all six matches in straight sets to complete the sweep.
Krishnan needed just 12 games to beat Taylor at No. 1 singles, 6-0, 6-0. Clark, Ariel Several and Vanessa Charubhumi all turned the same trick at Nos. 3, 4 and 6 singles, respectively. At No. 2, Hogan was a 6-1, 6-1 winner against Habecker and Pottish won 6-1, 6-0 versus Webster at No. 5.