Savannah Johnson
Savannah Johnson
Height: 5-6
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ledyard
High School: Ledyard '14
Events: Sprints/Jumps

PERSONAL: born Savannah F. Johnson September 11, 1996… Parents: Gabriele and Troy…Brothers: Ryan, Tyler... Major: Physical Education... Career plans: Teach... Residence: Norwich, CT...

INDIVIDUAL CAREER HONORS:

2016/17: Indoor T&F All-New England Selection (7th in 4x200m relay at DIII meet) Outdoor T&F 2x All-LEC Selection (1st in javelin at Little East meet, 4th in javelin at NE Alliance meet)

 

SAVANNAH... REVEALED

Your pre-game ritual: Listening to music and getting focused

Personal goal for the season: Just to see what I am capable of, to work as hard as I can and hopefully see it pay off.

Your most overused phrase: “I’m tired” or “I’m sore”

Pet peeve: Having headphones on and someone tries to talk to you 

If you could describe yourself in one word, it would be: Resilient

Biggest waste of money: College textbooks

Biggest adjustment to college life: Learning how to time manage sports/school/friends 

If you were to choose a superpower what would it be: Read minds

If you could travel anywhere in the world where would you go: Hmm that’s tough. Maybe Greece?

Biggest crisis facing the world: I think there’s way too many to name to be honest

Your spirit animal: Lion 

One thing you would like to do before you died: Travel the world definitely

The automobile you would buy tomorrow if you had the money: Lamborghini, with a gold chrome finish. Go big or go home right?

Dream job: Professional athlete for Nike 

Job you consider the hardest or worst to do for a living: I think being a police officer has got to be pretty hard (Props to you Dad and thanks for what you do)

Number of hours watching the 2016 Olympics: A LOT

Favorite Olympic sport to watch: Track and field

Greatest story to come out of the 2016 Olympics: The two that really stuck with me is Katie LeDecky breaking world records or Mo Farah falling during the 10,000m and getting back up to win.

Greatest Olympian of all time: Have to go with Usain Bolt, that man is insane

Favorite Instagram filter: Ludwig

If you could meet anyone, who would it be: Lauren Fisher

DateMeetMarkFinish
INDOOR    
60m   
2016/17   
January   21  Plymouth State8.69
Prelims
January   28
Springfield
8.63#
Prelims
    
200m   
2016/17   
January   14     Coast Guard     29.2911th (18) 
January   28
Springfield
28.35
13th (35)
February   4URI28.21#33rd (42)
    
LONG JUMP   
2016/17   
January   14Coast Guard14-8 3/43rd (3)
January   21Plymouth State14-104th (8)
January   28Springfield14-11 1/28th (15)
February   4URI15-0#30th (38)
February 11NE Alliance14-6 1/219th (19)
   10th (10)
#-Personal best   
    
 OUTDOOR   
100m   
2017   
March      25Wesleyan14.1010 (30)
April          2
 UMass Dart
13.73 17th (39)
April         8AIC13.6745th (63)
April        15Mt. Holyoke13.84 2nd (19)
April        21ECSU13.9411th (20)
 April       29
LEC
13.62#
 Prelims
 NE Alliance Prelims
    
200m   
2017   
March      25Wesleyan28.308th (25)
 April        2
 UMass Dart
28.03#15th (59)
April         8AIC28.3953rd (87)
April         15Mt. Holyoke28.462nd (25)
    
LONG JUMP
   
2017   
March      25 Wesleyan13-1 3/4#14th (15)
    
JAVELIN   
2017   
April       21ECSU106-83rd (9)
April       29LEC118-11#1st (13)
 NE Alliance 4th (24)
May         6NE DIII109-222nd (25)
#-Personal best