Jillian Johnson  
Jillian Johnson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Green Bay, Wis.

High School:
Green Bay East HS

Position:
Mid-Distance

Birthdate:
08/01/1992

Experience:
1 Letter


05/10/2014

Stanford Leads Gophers with Two Titles

Minnesota won five individual event titles at the UW-La Crosse Eagle Open Friday

05/03/2014

Osterdyk Wins Shot Put at Hamline

The Gophers competed at the Meet of the Unsaintly on Saturday afternoon

04/26/2014

Domski, Opitz Win Titles in Iowa

Lauren Domski and Cassy Opitz won their events at the Grand View Viking Classic

04/22/2014

Gophers to Split Squad at Five Meets

Minnesota is split at Hamline, Drake, Grand View, UC San Diego and Macalester this week

04/20/2014

Mid-Distance Gophers Race at Carleton Relays

Bollig and Mikkalson lead Minnesota in the 800m and 1,500m races

2014 Season - Indoor: Ran five races and recorded career-bests in the 800m (2:17.86) and the mile (5:07.70) • won the 800m in a career-best 2:17.86 at the St. Thomas Showcase • ran a personal-best 5:07.70 for 21st place at Jack Johnson Classic • finished fourth in the 800m in 2:18.129 at Northwest Open.

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in six races, running the 800m and 1,500m three times each • set career-best 2:14.26 in 800m and placed fifth at UW-La Crosse • placed fifth in 800m (2:14.26) at UW-La Crosse Open • ran a season-best 4:44.93 for fifth place in the 1,500m at Grand View Viking Classic • placed ninth in 1,500m in 4:50.50 at Carleton Relays • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2013 Season - Indoor: Ran the 800m at the Jack Johnson Classic (2:21.70) • competed in the mile at Parents Day Open (5:10.86).

2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished sixth in the 1,500m at the Meet of the Unsaintly with a season-best time of 4:43.25 • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2012 Season - Indoor: Took ninth in the Parents Day Open 800m (2:19.24) • placed fourth in the MSU Open 800m (2:21.53) • ran The Show Case mile in 5:17.04, good for third place.

2012 Season - Outdoor: Finished third in the 800m at the Hamline Twilight • ran her season-fastest 800m race at the Tommie Twilight (2:17.06) • finished third in the 1,500m at the Holst Invitational (4:52.23).

2011 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Green Bay East High School • high school coach was Terri Gilles • top time in the mile was a 5:28 • ran a best time of 10:59 in the 3,000m • clocked a 4:58 in the 1,500m.

Personal: Born on August 1, 1992 • majoring in microbiology/pre-med • daughter of Shawn and Brian Johnson • has two siblings, Diedre and Kiernan • hobbies include snowboarding, skiing, soccer, singing and playing the violin.

Johnson's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
800m 2:17.86 St. Thomas Showcase (2/14/14)
Mile 5:07.70 Jack Johnson Classic (1/24-25/14)
Johnson's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
800m 2:14.26 UW-La Crosse (5/9/14)
1,500m 4:43.25 Meet of the Unsaintly (5/4/13)