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Princeton W. Basketball BIO
22 Laura Johnson

Senior Year (2011-12): Saw action in all 29 games, starting one ... made four field goals, for season highs, twice ... scored in double figures three times ... made three or more rebounds six times ... tallied a career-best two blocks versus Villanova on Nov. 19 ... scored a season-high 13 points, including tying a season-high with four free throws, versus Marist on Nov. 21 ... established a new career-high with six assists versus Dartmouth on Feb. 25.

Junior Year (2010-11): Played in all 29 games and started in four ... led the team in scoring for the first time of her career with 16 points at Harvard, shooting 6-for-12 from the field and 4-for-7 from long range ... recorded a career-high five assists at Harvard and had one block ... scored 12 points at Lehigh on Nov. 21 shooting 4-for-8 from the field, including 3-for-6 from long range and 1-for-1 from the line ... matched her 12 points against La Salle on Jan. 4, shooting 5-for-10 and had a career-high five steals ... hit another three three-pointers at Wake Forest on Dec. 31 ... pulled down a career-high seven rebounds at Penn on March 8 ... recorded one block in six separate games ... led the team in scoring once, assists four times, steals three times and blocks once.

Sophomore Year (2009-10): Has played in all 28 games and earned five starting assignments ... had a career game against Lehigh on Dec. 2 scoring a career-high 17 points on 6-for-11 shooting, hitting 5-of-9 three-point shots ... matched a personal-best four assists against Delaware on Nov. 21 ... had a career-matching three steals twice both times against Cornell ... shot 4-for-4 from the line against Brown on Jan. 29 and Penn on March 9 ... has posted a season-best five rebounds against Penn on March 9 ... has led the team in blocks three times, steals four times and assists once.

Freshman Year (2008-09): Played in all 28 games ... made one start, her first career start against Rider on Jan. 6 ... averaging 3.8 points and 1.4 rebounds per game ... shot 33-99 from the field, 19-51 from behind the arc and 22-28 from the free throw line for a total of 107 points ... finished the season with 40 rebounds, 34 assists 19 steals and one block ... was in double digits in scoring four times ... scored three points in three minutes her first time out against Fordham on Nov. 14 ... had a team-best three steals versus FDU on Nov. 25 ... had a career game against Penn, scoring a career-high 12 points and adding a team-high and personal-best six rebounds ... named to the Ivy League Honor Roll on Nov. 24.

Before Princeton: Earned four varsity letters at Mount St. Joseph Academy ... averaged 14 points per game as a senior and 12.5 points per game over her career, reaching the 1,200-point mark ... named first-team all-state as a senior and second-team as a junior ... a three-time first-team all-league honoree ... Philadelphia Inquirer named her second-team all-area as a senior ... ... team won league titles her final two seasons ... state district champions as a junior and 3A state champions as a senior ... MaxPreps.com ranked team second in the state her senior year ... Philadelphia Comets AAU team won the 2007 Boo Williams Invitational.

Personal: Full name is Laura Marie Johnson ... born April 6, 1990 ... parents are Lanny and Kathy Johnson ... has an older sister Emily who played on the basketball team at Middlebury ('09) ... majoring in politics.


 Season  GP-GS  Min  FG  FG%  3FG  3FG%  FT  FT%  O  
 D 
 Tot  Avg.  PF  A  
 TO  Blk  Stl  Pts  Avg
2008-09 28-1 359 33-99 .333 19-51 .373 22-28 .786 6 34 40 1.4 36 34 31 1 19 107 3.8
2009-10 28-5 524 42-140 .300 24-79 .304 19-25 .760 11 37 48 1.7 37 27 43 5 26 127 4.5
2010-11 29-4 490 49-127 .386 30-82 .366 5-8 .625 8
60 68 2.3 45
50 38
7 20 133 4.6
2011-12 29-1 384 29-93 .312 24-71 .338 9-11 .818 5 25 40 1.4 34 36 25 7 19 91 3.1
Career 115-11 1768 155-463 .335 98-286 .343 55-72 .764 30 169 199 1.7 154 147 138 20 84 463 4.0


 Career Highs
Season Highs
 Points
 17 vs. Lehigh (12/2/09)  13 vs. Marist (11/21/11)
 FG  6, 2x MR at Harvard (2/4/11)  4, 2x MR vs. Darmtouth (2/25/12)
 FG Attempted
 12 at Harvard (2/4/11)  8, 2x MR vs. Columbia (1/15/12)
 3FG Made
 5 vs. Lehigh (12/2/09)  4 vs. Columbia (1/15/12)
 3FG Attempted
 9 vs. Lehigh (12/2/09)  7 vs. Columbia (1/15/12)
 FT Made
 4, 6x MR at Brown (3/3/12)  4, 2x MR at Brown (3/3/12)
 FT Attempted
 4, 6x MRvs. Penn (3/9/10)  2, 2x MR at Penn (3/8)
 Rebounds  7 at Penn (3/8/11)  5 vs. Columbia (1/15/12)
 Assists  6 vs. Darmouth (2/25/12)  6 vs. Dartmouth (2/25/12)
 Blocks  2 vs. Villanova (11/19/11)
 2 vs. Villanova (11/19/11)
 Steals  5 vs. La Salle (1/4/11)  2, 4x MR at Yale 3/2/12)

Position: Guard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lower Gwynedd, Pa.
High School: Mt. St. Joseph Academy
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