Bria Johnson
Bria Johnson

Player Profile

Mount Sinai, N.Y.

High School:
Mount Sinai


2005 OUTDOOR TRACK - Qualified for the ECAC Championships in the shot put at the Penn Relays, where she finished fifth in the Eastern Division with a shot put of 45-7... had a season-best shot put of 47-4.25 at the ECAC Championships and finished third... had an 11th-place finish at the ACC Championships and a 19th-place finish at the NCAA East Regional with marks of 45-5.25 and 44-6.25 respectively... Finished first at the Navy Invitational at 43-4.25... Also competed in the discus and placed second at the James Madison Invitational with a throw of 135-8... had a 16th-place finish at the ACC Championships at 132-2... competed in the hammer at the UNCW Seahawk Invitational, where she finished 11th at 131-6.

2005 INDOOR TRACK - Had the team's top-seven shot puts of the season... placed fourth at the ACC Championships with a shot put of 46-11.5, which qualified her for the ECAC Championships...won the Maryland Invitational with a shot put of 45-10.75... also finished first at the Delaware Invitational with a shot put of 45-9.75... had a put of 45-5 at the ECAC Championships, good for an eighth-place finish... competed in the 20-pound weight throw at the Delaware Invitational and finished fourth with a 43-3 throw.

2004 OUTDOOR TRACK - Set a new career-best in the shot put with a throw of 45-7 to take 11th place at the ECAC Championships... took second in the shot put at the Tar Heel Opener (44-7.50)... posted a season-best discus throw of 135-7 in finishing third at the Patriot Invitational... finished 14th in the discus at the ACC Championships (127-3)... took third in the discus at the Terrapin Invitational (120-10).

2004 INDOOR TRACK - Posted the team's second-best shot put of the season, taking sixth place with a 45-6.50 at the ACC Championships... took second at the Delaware Invitational at 44-0.50... won the Collegiate Open at 43-6.50... took seventh in the weight throw at the ACC Championships (43-05.75).

2003 OUTDOOR TRACK - Set team-best javelin throw of 104-4 at the VCU Ram Invitational... set three outdoor personal bests in the shot put, finishing with a record of 41-6.50 at the James Madison Invitational... finished third in the shot and hammer at the Maryland Invitational... second in the discus at the Patriot Open with a season-best of 128-1.50.

2003 INDOOR TRACK - Took third in the shot put at the Delaware Invitational... season-best shot put of 43-2.50 set at the Maryland Invitational, where she finished seventh... set season-best weight throw of 43-6.50 at the Maryland Invitational.

BEFORE MARYLAND - Earned five varsity letters in eighth through 12th grades... named to all-league and all-county teams in 1999... named to the Empire State Team in 1999... earned all-county and all-state recognition for shot put and discus in 2000, 2001 and 2002... won the Dartmouth Invitational in 2001 and 2002... was her high school's team captain and MVP in 2001 and 2002... second in the discus at the 2002 Class B New York state championships... 2002 Eastern States champion in the shot put... also lettered in basketball and soccer in her prep years.

PERSONAL - Daughter of Abbe and Karl Johnson ... has two siblings, Adam and Karli... views Suzy Powell as her favorite athlete.