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Raina Johnson
Raina Johnson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
Charlotte Country Day

Height:
5-0

Position:
Midfield/Forward

Experience:
2L


08/31/2014

Groff Sends No. 12 South Carolina Past Milwaukee 2-0

Head coach Shelley Smith records 200th career victory.

08/29/2014

Johnson Nets Golden Goal in 1-0 2OT Victory Over No. 22 Boston University

Gamecocks limit Terriers to four shots.

08/21/2014

Gamecocks Open Regular Season at ECU, vs. Samford

Home opener vs. Samford at Stone Stadium set for 6 p.m. Sunday.

11/15/2013

Gamecocks Earn 5-0 Shutout Versus Furman In NCAA Tournament First Round

Junior midfielder Taylor Leach scores game winner in 15th minute.

10/31/2013

No. 10 Gamecocks Top Kentucky, 2-1, on Senior Night

Johnson caps off comeback with 83rd minute game-winner.

11/15/2013

South Carolina vs. Furman

South Carolina vs. Furman, NCAA First Round (11/15/13)

2013: Started 22 of 23 matches ... Played 1,143 minutes ... Led the Gamecocks with 10 goals and 21 points ... Tied for 10th in the SEC in goals ... Tied for the eighth highest goal output in a season at South Carolina ... Led the Carolina with five game-winning goals, tying for the third most in a season in program history ... Had stretch of three straight games with a goals, including the eventual game-winner at Clemson (9/6) ... Tallied the game's only goal against Arkansas (9/29) ... Scored minutes into the first overtime at Tennessee (9/6) ... Found the back of the net twice for first career multi-goal game versus Vanderbilt (10/25) ... Gave the Gamecocks a 2-1 win in the regular-season finale over Kentucky (10/31), scoring in the final 10 minutes ... Netted two goals during the postseason (Texas A&M and Furman) ... Put 19 of her 33 shots on goal ... Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2012: Made 17 appearances in her freshman season, starting five matches...scored her first career goal in a 3-0 win against ECU (9/9)...put four of her 11 shots on the season on frame

Watch Coach Smith's Signing Day Comments

PRE-COLLEGE: A four-star recruit by TopDrawerSoccer ... Three-year North Carolina ODP team (2008-11) ... Region III ODP pool (2008-11) ... Region III ODP Camp (2008-10) ... US Soccer U14 National ID camp (2008) in Pomona, Calif. ... Region III ODP Thanksgiving Interregional (2009) ... Region III ODP International Germany and Holland Trip (2010) ... Two-time NCIAA All-State selection (2009, 2011) ... Three-time All-Conference and All-Region (2009-11) ... Three-time South Charlotte Super Team Selection (2009-11) ... NCIAA state finalist (2009) ... Two-time NCIAA state semi-finalist (2010-11) ... Played for Charlotte Soccer Academy (2008-12) and South Charlotte Soccer Association (2004-08) club teams ... 2009 North Carolina State Cup champions ... Also lettered in basketball.

PERSONAL: Full name is Raina Breann Johnson ... Undecided major ... Chose USC over Georgia, Vanderbilt, Texas, UC Santa Barbara, Davidson and Charlotte ... Born January 6, 1994 ... Brother, Ryan, played soccer at UNC Chapel Hill (2006-08) ... Father and uncle both played baseball at Florida... Parents are Rodney and Beverley Johnson.

Johnson's Career Stats
YEAR GP-GS Min. G A P SH SH% SOG SOG% GWG
2012 17-5 435 1 0 2 11 .091 4 .364 0
2013 23-22 1143 10 1 21 33 .303 19 .576 5
TOTAL 40-27 1578 11 1 23 44 .250 23 .523 5