Carolina wins 12 events on Saturday, 24 total on the weekend
Carolina wins 12 events on the night
Carolina wins five events, records three NCAA B cuts
Carolina wins two preliminary events
Carolina sends 32 swimmers, five divers to tonight's finals
PRE-COLLEGE - Graduated from Lambert High School...Lettered all four years under head coach Brandi Kamp...Helped guide Lambert to a second-place finish at the state championships...Was a part of relay team that finished first in the state and was awarded All-American honors...Set two individual records and one relay record...Named MVP senior year...Competed for the Swim Atlanta club team under coach Jeff Hike...Member of Swim Atlanta's select travel team for three years...Made top 10 of all-time for Swim Atlanta in the 100 breaststroke...Three-time USA Swimming Academic All-American.
PERSONAL - Full name is Ellen Ivar Johnson...Born June 13, 1994...Parents are Mike and Elizabeth Johnson...Has two sisters, Liv and Jane...Father played soccer and basketball and college, ranking first in the nation in field goal percentage in 1983...Chose South Carolina because of the coaching staff, team environment and academic opportunities...Plans to major in exercise science.