|Brennan Johnson 8
GENERAL: Athletic, skilled, offensive-minded talent...Possesses a powerful swing and a good understanding of the game...Loaded with potential.
2009: Started two of 10 matches she appeared in and played in 21 sets...Tallied 21 kills (1.0/set)...Had season-high eight kills and three digs in 3-1 home win over Canisius (11/7).
BEFORE SIENA: A two-time First Team (2007 and 2008)and one-time Second Team (2006) All-State selection...Named the 2009 Cox Communications Outstanding Female Athlete and 2009 Providence Journal Girl Athlete of the Year after totaling 249 kills, 34 and posting a .430 attack percentage in leading Classical to its first ever Division I Championship final...Providence Journal Scholar Athlete Also lettered in basketball and track and field.
PERSONAL/COMMUNITY: Honor Roll student at Classical High School...Played Club for Blast Volleyball Academy - the 2009 Silver Medal Champions...Older brother Jaren (20) attends Hebrew University...A sociology/religious studies major who aspires to be a cultural anthropologist...Plays the piano.
PIERRE ON JOHNSON: "I have confidence in Brennan, I know she can do it. She has heart and a good leap. Brennan can be an outstanding outside hitter if she puts her mind to it. She just has to put her heart in it and come very strong and she promised me that she is going to do it."
Getting to Know Brennan Johnson
Favorite Food: My mother's backed macaroni & cheese
Favorite thing about Siena: Beautiful campus
Favorite Class: History
Favorite hobby: Playing Classical Music on the Piano
Favorite song: Anything by Britney Spears
Favorite actor(s): Anne Hathaway and Hugh Jackman
Favorite Singer: Britney Spears
Favorite Movie: Chronicle of Narnia (The Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe)
Favorite Book: The Harry Potter Series
Favorite TV show: Anything on Animal Planet
Favorite Color(s): GREEN and GOLD!