Emily Johns
Emily Johns
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hunlock Creek, Pa.
High School: Leke-Lehman
Position: Throws
Major: Neuroscience, Classics

Career Bests:
Discus - 43.16m (141'7")
Hammer - 46.78m (153'6")
Shot Put - 13.15m (43'1.75")
Weight - 13.47m (44'2.5")

2018-19
Set a career best in shot put with 13.15m (43’ 1.75”) at the Boston University / Sharon Colyear-Danville Season Opener (Dec 1)

2017-18
Took first in the discus throw with a career-high 43.16m at the 2018 Harvard – Yale Match (Apr. 14) … Hit a career-high 46.78m in the hammer throw at the Cougar Spring Break Invitational (Mar. 15) … Finished shot put with a career-best 12.59m at the Crimson Elite (Feb. 2) … Threw a 13.47m in the weight throw at the Boston University Season Opener (Dec. 2).

Before Harvard:
Shot Put- 42' 7.75"
Discus- 150' 2"
Javelin- 122"

"Emily is athletic and is the USA Weightlifting Youth National Champion. We are confident she will be able to use her strength and power to help our throws group and become a consistent Ivy League scorer." – Coach Wilson