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Whitney Johnson
Position: Jumps
Year: Senior
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Northshore

• 2013 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (Triple Jump)
• 2012 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (Triple Jump)


Indoor Collegiate Bests

Long Jump: 19-0 (5.79)
Triple Jump: 38-4 (11.68)

Outdoor Collegiate Bests
Long Jump: 18-11.75 (5.78)
Triple Jump: 40-6.75 (12.36)*/39-5 (12.01)
* wind-aided mark

2013
(Outdoor) Finished the season with a sixth place 40-0.75 triple jump at the Big 12 Championships… With a 39-7.75 (12.08) effort, placed fourth in triple jump at the Dr. Pepper Classic… Finished ninth in long jump with a distance of 18-7.00 (5.66)… Finished sixth in the long jump with a distance of 18-11.25 (5.77m) at the John McDonnell Invitational…Opened the outdoor season with a runner-up finish of 17-2.25 (5.24m) in the long jump competition at the Jon Jacobs Invitational. (Indoor) Finished sixth en route to earning All-Big 12 honors in the triple jump with a distance of 38-11.75 (11.88m) at the Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Championships…Placed thirteenth in long jump with 18-9.00 (5.71m) at the Big 12 Indoor Championships.  Took second at the Sooner Invitational with a personal-best 18-9.75 (5.73m) effort in the long jump…Placed third in the triple jump after she leapt 39-5.25 (12.02m), at the Varsity Apartments Invitational…Finished eighth in the long jump at the Razorback Invitational (18-7.00 5.66m) effort…Began her senior season with a fourth-place effort in the    long jump with a mark of 17-11.75 (5.48m).

2012
(Indoor)
Took fourth in the long jump at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a mark of 17-08.75 ... Ran the second leg of the fifth-place 4x440-yard relay ... Finished 21st in the long jump at the Tyson Invitational (18-0.75) ... Upped her collegiate best in the triple jump with a leap of 38-4 at the Tyson Invitational ... Finished third in the long jump at the Oklahoma Invitational with a season-best leap of 18-1.75. ... Took second in the triple jump at the Bobcat Classic with a wind-aided 40-6.75 ... Jumped 39-5 to finish seventh in the triple jump at the Big 12 Championship.

At LSU
Saw action in both the long jump and triple jump at the SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championship as a sophomore in 2011 ... Finished in 14th place in the triple jump at the SEC Outdoor Championships, posting a seasonal-best mark of 38-8.25 ... Finished in 17th overall in the long jump at the conference meet with a wind-aided mark of 18-10 ... Posted a 2011 wind-legal best of 18-9.75 at the LSU Tiger Relays and wind-aided best of 18-11.75 at the LSU Alumni Gold as a sophomore ... Finished runner-up in the triple jump in LSU's outdoor season opener at the Louisiana Classics with a wind-legal mark of 38-7 ... Jumped 19-0 to take third place at the LSU NCAA Indoor Qualifier ... Jumped 18-5 at both the Purple Tiger Invite and LSU Twilight during the indoor season ... Posted an indoor season best of 37-10.50 in the triple jump at the Purple Tiger Invitational ... Competed in the long jump and triple jump during her freshman season in 2010 ... Finished in 16th place in the triple jump (37-6) and 19th place in the long jump (17-5.50) at the SEC Indoor Championship ... Recorded an indoor seasonal best in the long jump with a mark of 18-1.75 at the LSU Twilight to finish in 12th place overall ... Top triple jump mark came at the SEC Indoor meet ... Jumped an overall seasonal best of 18-6.50 to win the long jump title at the Cole-Lancon Twilight hosted by the University of Louisiana at Monroe ... Added a third-place finish in the triple jump at the Cole-Lancon Twilight, jumping an outdoor seasonal best of 36-7.75 ... Jumped 18-0.50 in the long jump at the Miami Elite Invitational and 18-1.50 at the LSU Tiger Relays ... Took 16th place in the long jump (17-8) and 17th place in the triple jump (36-0.75) at the SEC Outdoor Championships.

High School
Set a personal best of 40-4 in the triple jump to win the event title while competing for Northshore Senior High School at the 2008 Region 3-5A Track and Field Championships ... Set a personal best of 19-4.75 in the long jump to earn a silver medal at the University Interscholastic League Class 5A State Championships in 2008 ... A state qualifier in the triple jump in 2008 where she placed seventh in Class 5A ... Won the Class 5A state title in the long jump as a sophomore in 2007 with a wind-aided jump of 19-2.

Personal
Full name is Whitney Lynn Johnson ... Daughter of Rosaline Godfrey ... Has two siblings, Noah and William.

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