Johnson ranks fifth at NCAA Nationals and takes All-American
The Troy native’s recruitment was plain and simple compared to other college athletes. She already had a tentative plan of what she wanted to do after high school.
“My senior year I knew I wanted to go into pharmacy school,” Johnson said. “The other schools I was looking at were way too close to home, so Ferris was my main option. My high school coach and other varsity girls on my team influenced me to start thinking about running in college. My coach contacted the Ferris coach and he began recruiting me.” (more…)