Muscle Milk California Student-Athlete of the Week
June 2, 2008
BERKELEY - Alysia Johnson won her second straight NCAA West Regional title in the 800 with a meet-record time to make the senior the Muscle Milk California Student-Athlete of the Week.
Johnson's time of 2:00.77 Saturday at the Cal State Northridge regional bettered the previous meet record of 2:02.12 set by the senior one year ago.
Currently ranked No. 1 in the nation in the 800, Johnson now prepares for the NCAA Championships June 11-14 in Des Moines, Iowa. Afterwards come the Olympic Trials June 26 - July 6 in Eugene, Ore., where a top-three finish will earn her a spot on the U.S. Olympic team.
Muscle Milk California Student-Athletes of the Week