Ellen Johnson
Ellen Johnson
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Evans, Ga.
High School: Greenbrier
Position: Sprint Free / Back

AU TOP 16s - 100 Back (12th, 58.77), 200 Back (11th, 2:06.12), 200 Free Relay (2nd, 1:36.08, 11th, 1:37.82), 400 Free Relay (15th, 3:33.19), 200 Medley Relay (16th, 1:48.17).

2017-18 (Freshman) - Competed at the 2018 Patriot League Championship in the 50 Free (24.26), best season time … swam in the 100 Back (58.77), top time of season … posted fastest time of the season in the 200 Back (2:06.12) at PLs … clocked fastest time in the 100 free (53.83) during the Mason Invitational … part of the 200 free relay team (1:36.08) at PLs, second fastest time in school history … competed in other events over the season: 100 breast (1:12.76), 100 Fly (1:02.48). 

BEFORE AU - Received the Greenbrier High School MVP award two years in a row and the USMC Distinguished Athlete Award... Was named female swimmer of the year in 2017 by the CSRA, the Columbia County Sports Council and the Augusta Chronicle... Member of the state team for four years and remained undefeated in regular 2016-2017 seasons... Finalist at Senior State Championship in 2016 for the Aiken Augusta Swim League... Named AP Scholar with Honor and received the Georgia Scholar Award, reaching the top 5 percent of her class.

PERSONAL - Daughter of Michele and James Scott Johnson… Majoring in international studies with a minor in political science.