Courtney Johnson
Courtney Johnson
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Portland, Texas
High School: Gregory-Portland HS
Position: DISTANCE

2010 Cross Country: Ran in all six meets during the season...best finish was fifth at the Islanders Splash (9/24) with a time of 18:16...finished 58th at the Chile Pepper Festival (10/16) with a time of 18:00.57...came in 19th at the Southland Conference Championship (10/28) with a time of 22:36.57...finished 82nd at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/13) with a time of 22:46.4...2010 Outdoor Track: Ran the 800m, 1500m, 3000m steeplechase, 5000m...participated in eight outdoor meets including the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays running the 5000m...best finish was a first place at the Texas Invite (5/1) in the steeplechase with a time of 11:04.86...reached the finals in the 5000m and steeplechase at the Southland Conference outdoor championships (5/14)...finished fourth at the SLC outdoor championship in the steeplechase... 2010 Indoor Track: ran in four indoor meets running the mile and 3000m...finished in the top ten in each meet she participated in...placed fifth at the Texas Tech Invite (1/22) with a time of 10:41.54...qualified for the Southland Conference indoor championships (2/28) in the mile finished ninth with a time of 5:12.92...also ran the DMR helping the team finish fourth with a time of 12:35.17...2009 Cross Country: Helped team to third straight conference crown...ran in NCAA regional's...best finish 13th at Brazos Valley Open...finished 23rd at conference championship...2009 Outdoor Track: Finished second in the 1500m to teammate Meghan Lemke,...second place finish at conference in the 3000m steeplechase...also ran the 5000m at SLC championship...2009 Indoor Track: Qualified for conference in the 3000m and mile finishing fifth in the mile...2008 Cross Country: Finished in the top among Islanders in three of four races and fifth in the other...twice finished in the top 10 overall...had first top 10 finish at the Islander Splash (9/26) placing eighth with a time of 18:17...one of three Islanders to earn All-Southland Conference honors placing 10th at the Southland Conference Championship (11/3) in 22:38...second Islander to cross the line at the NCAA South Central Region meet (11/15) placing 45th overall in 22:31.7...2008 Indoor Track: Posted a personal-best time of 5:24.06 in the mile at the Southland Conference Championship (2/22)...had a best of 10:56.08 in the 3,000 indoors...2008 Outdoor Track: Was the second-fastest Islander in the 3,000-meter steeplechase in 11:42.02 to finish sixth at the Rice Twilight (4/24)...scored at the SLC Championships (5/9) with a mark of 11:56.22 to finish eighth...was tenth in the SLC in the 5,000 in 18:37...fourth at the Texas Invitational (4/19) in 11:55.30...2007 Cross Country: Competed in three of team's five meets with her best performance coming in the Southland Conference Championship (10/27)...was the fifth Islander to cross the line at the meet sealing the win for the Islanders by coming in 18th in a time of 22:15...placed 19th (14:34) at the Rice Invitational (9/15) and 29th (19:10) at the Islander Splash (9/28).

In High School: Finished high school career at Gregory-Portland High School for coach Kevin Pope after beginning her career for Damien Smithiser at Kapaun Mt. Carmel Catholic High School in Kansas...won district title as a senior at Gregory-Portland and finished eighth in the region...third in the district in the 3200 as a senior...set school record at G-P in the two-mile run with a time of 11:27...led Kapaun to state title by winning individual 5A title in cross country...also won state title in track...set school records in the 4K (14:39), two-mile track (11:19) and two-mile cross country (11:31)...also competed in swimming.

Personal: Born Courtney Johnson Oct. 31, 1988 in Overland Park, Kan.....daughter of Rick and Janel Johnson...has three siblings...undecided major.