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Lindsey Johnson
Lindsey Johnson


Sussex, Wis.

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Honors and Awards
Earned second-team All-Great Lakes honors ... named second team All-Big Ten ... earned UW Defensive Player of the Year honors
2009: Named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team

2012: Named UW Defensive Player of the Year ... started in all 21 matches ... finished the season tied for lead in Big Ten for single game assists (2, South Dakota State) ... finished the season tied for the lead on team in assists (6) ... tallied one shot on goal against South Dakota State (8/19) and another against Michigan State (9/21)

2011: Started all 20 games ... third on the team in assists (4) and fourth in points (6) ... recorded one shot on goal Iowa (10/29) ... assisted on a goal against Purdue (10/21) ... had one shot on goal against Illinois (10/16) ... tallied one assist against Northwestern (10/14) ... scored first goal of career against Minnesota (9/29) ... landed one shot on goal and added an assist against Michigan State (9/23) ... picked up an assist against Penn State (9/17) ... one shot on goal against Northern Illinois (9/9)

Played and started in all 20 games ... third on the team with three assists ... recorded three shots on goal on the year ... tallied first assist of the season against Michigan State (8/21) ... notched an assist against Northwestern (11/1) ... assisted on a goal against Marquette in the second round of the 2010 NCAA tournament

Played in all 22 games, starting 20 ... helped anchor the Badgers backline in shutting down opposing team's offenses ... part of a defense that had eight shutouts

: Helped FC Milwaukee club team to win Regional Championship (2004) ... two Regional Finals (2007, 2008) ... six consecutive State Championships (2004-2009) ... Midwest Regional League Championships (2004, 2005, 2007) ... member of the Wisconsin State ODP Team (2004-2007) ... high school team MVP in 2006 and 2007 ... led her high school team in scoring and assists in 2006 and 2007 ... Greater Metro Conference honorable mention (2006) ... First-team all-greater metro conference (2007)

: Parents are Tom and Katie ... has one sister, Kellyn, and two brothers, Kyle and Erick ... sister, Kellyn, runs track and cross country at Wichita State University ... brother, Kyle, played football at UW-Whitewater ... volunteers at the Humane Society and with the Red and White Hunger Fight ... member of SAAC ... in the school of Business

Johnson's Career Statistics

Season GP/GS Goals Assists Pts Shots Shot % SOG SOG% GW PK-Att.
2009 22/20 0 1 1 14 .000 8 .571 0 0-0
2010 20/20 0 3 3 7 .000 3 .429 0 0-0
2011 20/20 1 4 6 13 .077 6 .462 0 0-0
2012 21/21 0 6 6 8 .000 2 .250 0 0-0
Career 83/81 1 14 16 42 .024 19 .452 0 0-0

Off the Field with Lindsey Johnson

Why did you choose the University of Wisconsin?: It was the perfect atmosphere for me, and I got along with the players extremely well
What does it mean to be a Badger?: I am able to go out and play every day and know that I'm playing for an amazing school

Spot on campus: Terrace
Cartoon Character: Winnie the Pooh
Movie: How to Train Your Dragon
TV Show: Friends
Car: Cadi CTS baby
Soccer Player: Megan Rapinoe

First started soccer (age and/or grade): 7 years old
Most memorable soccer game: ASU first round of NCAAs in 2009
My favorite thing about Wisconsin soccer is: How well our team gets along on and off the field
Before each match, I: Take only one shot on goal
Best UW road trip: Notre Dame my freshman year... making bracelets all the way there and all the way home
Best memory of the coaches: Tim dancing on the bus after our UWM game
Is there something significant about your uniform number?: I've had it since I was 10 because of a TA I had in 3rd grade was 17 years old at the time and I loved her (literally)

The best thing about Madison is: The environment
Dream as a collegiate player: Win Big Ten
Fantasy job/career: Anything with animals
Person(s) most admired/role models: Sister, Sandra Bullock, Bill Cosby
My most prized possession is/are: My rings, baby blanket, and a poem from my middle school cross country coach
I can't live without: Wint-o-green mints, popcorn, my phone
My secret addiction is: TGIF's Potato skin chips: Cheddar and Bacon flavor
If you could guest star in a TV show it would be: Modern Family
If you could be on the cover of a magazine it would be: Fitness
The best sporting event you ever attended was: A Wave game, it was the national championship game in St. Louis
You won't catch me eating: Grilled Cheese
Nobody knows how much I love to: Sing in my car
If you could spend a week anywhere in the world: Fiji or Greece
If I could live in any time period, it would be: Future
A non-athletic talent I have is: I can fix ANYTHING
One thing I absolutely have to do before turning 40: Travel to several foreign countries
If I could have one superpower, it would be: To be invisible

Women's Soccer vs Michigan
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