Aren

Johnson

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Height: 6'2"
Weight: 165
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: Army and Navy Academy
Major: Mathematics and Economics
Experience: 3 Letters

Bio

MEDIA
Triton Q&A (10/3/17)

AS A REDSHIRT SENIOR IN 2019
UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (11/11)... All-West Region ... Earned All-West Region accolades at the NCAA West Regional in Monmouth, Ore. after placing third (29:57.4) in the Men's 10K (11/9) ... All-CCAA ... Named All-CCAA after finishing third at the CCAA Championships with a time of 25:01.1 (10/26) ... Finished second among Tritons and fourth overall (26:02.3) at the Triton Classic (10/12) ... Earned a 7th place finish (24:30.0) at the Cougar Challenge (9/13) ... Was the third Triton to finish and 26th overall at the Biola Invite with a time of 26:02.9 (9/7) ... Team captain. 

AS A SENIOR IN 2018
Redshirted the season.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2017
An All-West Region performer after placing 20th overall (30:53.4) at the NCAA West Regional ... All-CCAA for placing 12th overall (24:53.2) at CCAA Championships ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (9/18) ... Earned a first-place overall finish at the USD Invite, crossing the finish line in 25:20 ... Placed 15th overall (19:31.7) at the Lancer Invitational 6K to begin the season.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016
All-CCAA for placing 13th (25:07.11) at CCAA Championships ... Was the third Triton to cross the finish line with a time of 31:21.6, finishing in 41st place overall at the NCAA West Regionals ... Placed 23rd at the UC San Diego Triton Classic with a time of 26:31.9.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015
Ran in six races ... Placed seventh with a time of 27:04.81 over eight kilometers at the Aztec Invitational ... Ran 25:53.8, good for 40th place, at the CCAA championship ... Was the fourth Triton to cross the finish line with a time of 32:01.13 for 10 kilometers at the NCAA West Regionals.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2015 graduate of Army and Navy Academy in Carlsbad ... Three-time team MVP.

PERSONAL
Born Nov. 9 in San Diego ... Parents are Bjorn and Cynthia Johnson ... Has two older sisters named Christina and Elizabeth and a brother named Austin ... Mathematics and economics joint major with engineering mechanics minor at Roosevelt College ... Intends on becoming a professional or military pilot or running a start-up business ... Favorite movie is Interstellar ... Favorite UC San Diego moments are the team travel trips to Mammoth and becoming an All-Region runner his junior year ... Hobbies include flying planes and playing video games ... Roots for Real Madrid ... Listens to Hozier, Kaleo, and Hans Zimmer ... Loves pasta ... Lists Elon Musk and Kyle Landry as his greatest influences.

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