4 - Meg Johnson
Meg Johnson
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Milford, CT
High School: New Milford
Position: SS
Bats/Throws: L/R

Notes: .341 career batting average is the fourth best in school history… Sixth all-time at Yale with 168 career hits… Eight career triples are tied for the fourth most in school history, 68 RBI are the ninth most and 24 doubles are tied for ninth most.

2012: Honorable mention All-Ivy selection… Started all 46 games at shortstop… Led the Ivy League with 13 stolen bases… Finished sixth with 49 hits and tied for second with three triples… Second on the team with a .343 batting average… Batted .390 in 20 Ivy League games… Tied for the team lead with 14 multiple-hit games… Went 5-for-7 with a pair of RBI in the doubleheader sweep of Brown… Homered in the win at Bryant.

2011: Second team All-Ivy shortstop... Finished eighth in the league in batting with a .352 average... Tied for second on the team in hits (44), runs (24) and home runs (3)... Her 22 RBI were the third most. In Ivy games, batted .367... Had 11 multi-hit games and six multiple RBI games... Had a season-long nine-game hitting streak late in the season... Knocked in three runs in victory over Princeton.

2010: Honorable mention All-Ivy selection… Led the team in batting (.324) and home runs (5) and was third in RBI (15)… All five of her homers came in Ivy games… Batted .390 with 12 RBI against Ivy competition… Had 11 multi-hit games… Ended the season with a four-game hitting streak… Had the first four-hit game of her career against Dartmouth… Finished with eight hits in the four-game series with the Big Green.

2009: Started 40 games, mostly at shortstop... Led the Ivy League with five triples... Led the team with a .349 average in Ivy games... Batted .342 overall, which was second on the team... Her .496 slugging percentage was third on the team... Had 12 multiple-hit games... Hit her first career home run in victory over Wagner...Had nine hits in the final six games of the season... Committed only seven errors in 149 chances.

Before Yale: A three-time all-state selection at shortstop at New Milford High School... Earned all-conference honors in each of her four years... Had a better than .400 career batting average... Captained the team as a junior and senior... Named Female Scholar Athlete at New Milford as a senior... Played shortstop for the Fairfield County Fury... Currently playing for the Connecticut Charmers... Also earned all-conference honors in volleyball and basketball.

Personal: Twin brother attends Western Connecticut... Father, Dave, played baseball and hockey at Trinity College.


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