Tanner Ruths of the men’s tennis team and Jackie Mangogna of the women’s track and field team are the Hood College Athletes of the Week for April 3, 2017.
Ruths was the only Hood winner at sixth singles against Southern Virginia on March 30, winning 6-4, 6-1 over his opponent. Ruths also won in singles play on April 1 against Arcadia, beating his opponent 6-0, 6-4.
Mangogna won the high jump at the Bobcat Invitational hosted by Frostburg State, clearing 4-9 3/4 (1.47 meters), over three inches higher than the runner-up. She leaped 15-0 1/4 (4.58 meters) to finish third in the long jump.