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Sophie Johnson

  • position Defender
  • height 5-10
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Lansdowne, VA
  • Major Retailing
  • position Defender
  • height 5-10
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Lansdowne, VA
  • Major Retailing

Sophie Johnson Bio

AS A FRESHMAN (2023): Made appearances in 13 games as a rookie…logged first two career shots including one on goal in the home opening 6-0 shutout over Jacksonville (Aug. 20)…played a season-high 51 minutes in the NCAA first-round game against James Madison (Nov. 10)…

PRE-COLLEGE: Played for TSJ FC Virginia…Selected for the U18/19 Women’s National Team Virtual Camp in 2021…Selected to participate in the Girls Academy League Mid Atlantic Talent ID camp and Youth National Team New Jersey Regional ID camp…was invited to attend U.S. Soccer National Identification Centers from 2017-2019…Participated in Washington Spirit ADP Event (2020-22)…Selected for the 2021 and 2022 United Soccer Coaches Youth All-America team…Three-time GA Conference Champions…2022 National Final Four…2021 National Runner Up…

PERSONAL: Daughter of Steve and Ali Johnson…sister to Ryan and Joey Johnson…Father played soccer at UVA…

WHY SHE CHOSE USC: “I chose USC because it’s a great school with a successful soccer program. Throughout the recruiting process, I developed a strong relationship with the coaches and feel that they help create a great environment with a really competitive but fun team culture.”