Jillian Johnson
Jillian Johnson


Green Bay, Wis.

High School:
Green Bay East HS


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16 Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Drake and Moraczewski lead the Gophers as four-time academic honorees


Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals


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2013 • Junior Season: Named Academic All-Big Ten • raced in six meets • ran a season-best 22:36.5 as the third Gopher finisher at the Neubauer Invitational • improved in each of her first four meets of the season, in 23:59.1 (Oz Memorial), 23:15.1 (Griak Invitational) and 23:01.41 (Blugold Invitational) before running her best of the year at the Neubauer Invitational • also raced at Jack's Run (23:37.2) and Rocky's Run (24:42) • earned first varsity letter.

2012 • Sophomore Season: Ran a season-best time of 23:27.89 at the Blugold Invite, finishing 53rd (16th on the team) • the team's ninth runner at the Neubauer Invite (49th overall, 23:29.4) • competed in six races overall.

2011 • Freshman Season: Ran in four meets • clocked her season-best time of 24:00 at the Tori Neubauer 6K • ran 24:11 at the Bluegold Invite • competed at the Roy Griak Invitational, running 24:22.10 • raced the Oz Memorial with a time of 25:56.94.

On the Track: Competes in the 800m, mile, and 1500m • named Academic All-Big Ten in 2013.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Green Bay East High School • high school coach was Terri Gilles • top time in the mile was 5:28 • ran a best time of 10:59 in the 3000m • clocked a 4:58 in the 1500m.

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.


Gophers Earn Top-20 NCAA Finish


Minnesota finished 18th in the team race for its highest NCAA finish since 2009.

Berkholtz Honored By USATF Minnesota


Senior Liz Berkholtz was named the USATF Minnesota Female Athlete of the Month for October.

No. 23 Gophers Head to NCAA Championship


Fifth-year seniors Liz Berkholtz and Kaila Urick lead Minnesota into its 11th-straight NCAA Championship this weekend.

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