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Vanessa Johnston
Vanessa  Johnston

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Minneapolis, Minn.

High School:
DeLaSalle HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
Forward/Defender


HIGH SCHOOL:
Four-time All-Conference honoree (2009-2012) • Helped her team become DeLaSalle's first-ever section finalists in 2012 • DeLaSalle Soccer Focus, Effort and Commitment Award • Pioneer Press Athlete of the Week • Star Tribune Athlete of the Week and Hardware Hank Nuts and Bolts Athlete of the Week • DeLaSalle Varsity Captain • Four-time varsity letterwinner in soccer • Also letter in Track and Field • MN State Track & Field State Qualifier for the triple jump • National Honor Society • Four-year Honor Roll member • Received Athletic-Academic Gold Award.

CLUB/ODP:
Played for Minnesota Thunder Academy • 2011-12 ECNL National Flight B Finalists • 2011-12 ECNL Flight B League 7th place • Currently in 5th place of the 2012-13 ECNL Midwest Conference • Member of the Minnesota State Olympic Development Program from 2010 to 2012 • Regional camp qualifier.

PERSONAL:
Daughter of Katie Johnston-Goodstar • Has one sibling, Jessee (20) • Born April 28, 1995 • Plans to major in American Indian Studies and Kinesiology.

MORE HEADLINES

Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

12/8/2017 - W. Soccer

Head Coach Stefanie Golan announced that 2018 seniors Emily Heslin and Emily Peterson will lead the Maroon and Gold.

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

12/6/2017 - W. Soccer

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

11/29/2017 - W. Soccer

The United Soccer Coaches named a pair of University of Minnesota soccer players to the All-Midwest Region Teams yesterday.

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