BRIDGEPORT, Pa. — Freshman driver Jono Gillette (Westmoorings, Trinidad/St. Mary’s College) of the Johns Hopkins University men’s water polo team started his collegiate career with eight goals, one assist, two steals and four ejections drawn in a 1-2 weekend for the Blue Jays at the 2014 Princeton University Invitational. For his performance, Gillette is named the September 8 Southern Division Rookie of the Week.
He tallied a hat-trick with three goals, a steal and two ejections drawn in his collegiate debut as the then Division III No. 3-ranked Blue Jays stopped Iona College by a 20-11 final score in the season-opener on Saturday, September 6. He followed up the debut with two goals, an assist and a steal in a near-upset of then No. 13-ranked Princeton University. Later in the day, he posted his second hat-trick in three games and drew a pair of ejections in a 20-18 overtime loss to then No. 18-ranked Brown University.
September 8 Southern Division Rookie of the Week Honor Roll: Grant Curry (Bucknell University); Vojislav Mitrovic (Princeton University) Article Source: The Collegiate Water Polo Association.