Will back up at catcher this year to gain experience.
Graduated from Westfield H.S. ... Four-year letterwinner in softball ... Four-time all-region ... All-Region Player of the Year during senior campaign All-Region Catcher of the Year as a junior ... Three-time All-State selection ... Led the GISA league in stolen bases ... Played travel ball for Georgia Elite Gold and was coached by Daniel Caldwell ... Was on team with fellow Gamecock teammates Adele Voigt and Krystle Robinson ... Was chosen for the Lisa Fernandez All-Prospect Team ... Helped lead high school team to runner-up at State Championships ... Named to high school honor roll ... Chose South Carolina over Alabama, UCF and Auburn.
Full name is Anna Ashley Johnson ... Parents are Bucky and Jill ... Born on April 5, 1988 ... Has a younger sister, Whitley, and an older sister, Lauren ... Enjoys traveling, swimming and hanging out with friends ... Major is exercise science - pre med.
Fifth-Inning Stretch with Anna..
Best dressed teammate: Tori Martin
I model my game after: Lisa Fernandez
My dream job would be: Doctor
Fiercest competitor on the team: Chrissy Schoonmaker
Favorite former Gamecock SB player: Tiff Tootle
Favorite place to eat in Columbia: The Melting Pot
One message I want to get across to my teammates: Have intensity and win!