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Ella Johnson Athlete Profile

#8 Ella Johnson

Position: Defender Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 2013-2014 | 2016 Hometown: Centerville, UT Mission: Omaha, NE Last School: Viewmont High School

Before BYU

  • 2-time All-State First Team recipient
  • 5A State Finalist 2010-12
  • 2012 5A State Champion
  • 2012 Region 2 MVP
  • 2012 HS Team MVP
  • 3-year varsity starter
  • HS freshman Female Athlete of the Year
  • 2-year varsity member of the track and field team
  • 2012 All-Region Academic Team


  • Forza Futbol Club
  • Coached by Ryan Robinson

2013 | Freshman Year

  • Started in every game at outside back
  • Scored goals against Oklahoma, LMU and Weber State and assisted on a goal against Pacific
  • Ranked 93rd in the TopDrawerSoccer.com's Midseason Freshman Top 100
  • Became only the second freshman in BYU history to score a goal in the NCAA tournament with her penalty kick against Weber State
  • Named to the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll Gold Honors

2014 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 13 games, starting in one