Dezirae Johnson
    Dezirae Johnson

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Santa Rosa, Calif.

    High School:
    Piner HS

    Height:
    5-6

    Event:
    Hurdles

    04/03/2014

    Track and Field Set for Stanford Invite

    Fresno State continues its busy early season schedule with a trip to Palo Alto for the competitive Stanford Invitational

    04/06/2013

    'Dogs Sweep Women's Challenge

    Fresno State sets No. 7-ranked time in the NCAA in the sprint medley

    03/16/2013

    'Dogs Win Seven Events at Cal Poly Invite

    Fresno State leaves San Luis Obispo with five individual winners and two relay team wins.

    Last updated on July 11, 2013

    2012-13
    Outdoor (Freshman):
    Named to the 2013 Spring Academic All-Mountain West team.
    Indoor (Freshman):

    Prior to Fresno State:
    Attended Piner High School in Santa Rosa... ran track all four years and played volleyball and ran cross country for one year... named to the All-Empire First Team in 2009, 2011, 2012 in track... Piner High School record holder in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 4x200 + coed, 4x100 and coed 4x800... named to the All-Empire First Team in 2011 for volleyball... competed in the cross country state meet in 2012... ran best times of 12.55 (100m), 25.55 (200m), 58.54 (400m) and 2:20.7 (800m).

    Personal:
    Born January 15, 1994 in Santa Barbara... parents are Nebiat Moges and Tyrone Johnson... has two sisters, Kyra and Vanessa... twins with Kyra who also runs track at Fresno State... hobbies include playing volleyball, hanging out with friends and teammates and running... favorite athlete is Sanya Richards-Ross because she is an Olympic gold medalist, has great form and carries herself very gracefully and has beautiful hair... most admires her mother because she has sacrificed everything so that she is successful and she couldn't have gotten to college without her mom... also recruited by Nevada, CSU Eastbay and Cal Poly... chose Fresno State because she loved the team and coaches/staff and the great Kinesiology program.

    CAREER BESTS
    Outdoor:
    ● 400m H - 1:01.88, Fresno State Women's Challenge (4/6/13)
    ● 400m - 57.69, Fresno State/Cal Poly Dual (3/9/13)
    ● 800m H - 2:17.49, Cal Poly Invitational (3/15/13)
    Indoor:
    ● 60m H - 10.14, Air Force Holiday Open (12/7/12)
    ● 300m - 41.46, Air Force Holiday Open (12/7/12)
    ● 400m - 57.67, UW Indoor Open (2/17/13)
    ● 600yd - 1:26.78, Run for the Dream (2/17/13)

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