Monique Johnson
Monique Johnson

Player Profile

San Diego, CA

High School:
Mission Bay





Known for her clutch performances throughout the season ...competed in 12 of 14 meets for the Bears as a sophomore ... specialized on vault and floor while adding the bars towards the end of the season ... known for her playful floor routine and high-flying vaults ... scored above 9.80 on floor three times, and recorded a career high 9.85 on the floor which was good enough for fifth place in the Cal record books ... came on strong towards the end of the season averaging above a 9.70 on the vault and floor ... as a freshman, filled a much needed spot in the Bears vaulting line-up, competing in nine of 12 meets ... posted her season high on vault (9.600) at Stanford with a Tsukahara layout ... working to increase her difficulty on vault with a twisting Tsukahara and on floor with upgraded front tumbling ... proved to be a key component in the team spirit and cohesion aspects of the successful 2000 squad, and will hopefully continue to use her spirit on and off the competitive floor. High School/Club: Trained under Steve Butcher and Glenn Vaughn of Mission Valley ... named Women's Athlete of the Year for her high school ... also was Most Valuable Player for spring sports ... captain of All-Academic team for gymnastics ... helped team to second-place finish with a runner-up performance in the all-around at the CIF championships. Personal: Monique Tarshae Johnson ... environmental economics and policy major... enjoys hip-hop dancing ... a cheerleader in high school ... member of the National Honor Society ... graduated high school with 3.98 GPA ... parents are Tasha and Robert Warren of San Diego, CA ... born July 14, 1981 in San Diego, CA.

Johnson's Bests

Vault9.7503/24/01 at Pac-10 Championships
Floor9.8503/10/01 at UC Davis