Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Former @UVATFCC standout Filip Mihaljevic set a Croatian shot put record on Tuesday (Feb. 2). Mihaljevic recorded a mark of 21.52m (70’7.25″) to win the indoor competition in Düsseldorf and top the Croatian record set by Stipe Zunic at the same meet in 2018. He now holds both the indoor and outdoor record for his home country. Want to read more about it? Fire up the Google translate and away you go! This one is among the top-10 on our Amusing Auto-Translations list.
Hoos in Jeopardy
Technically, @alexisohanian isn’t one of our former student-athletes, however, the Reddit founder and UVA alum is one of our favorite follows, and the boss-in-law of fomer @UVAMensTennis standout Jarmere Jenkins. As we shared last week, the @UVAMensBasketball team was a Jeopardy answer. This week, Ohanian got the treatment. We can’t wait to see which Hoo it will be next week!