Bruins register first shutout since 1997 in 20-0 win over Whittier
Played in five matches, making one start...scored nine goals on 14 attempts, converting at a 64.3 percent clip...also tallied three earned exclusions and two steals...scored three goals in three matches...had three goals in UCLA's season opener against Claremont and later that day in a win against La Verne (Sept. 3)...also scored three goals in UCLA's 20-0 win against Whittier (Oct. 22).
Four-year varsity water polo and two-year swimming letterwinner at Coronado High School under head coach Randall Burgess...earned first-team All-CIF San Diego Section honors as a senior (2009) and junior (2008) and third-team acclaim as a sophomore (2007)...was named a third-team California-Hawaii All-America selection as a senior and fourth-team honoree as a junior...named Coronado's varsity team MVP in 2008 and 2009 after earning most improved player accolades as a freshman (2006)...named to the San Diego Union-Tribune's All-Academic Team in 2009...served as team captain as a junior in 2008...registered 191 career goals and drew 210 career ejections.
Competed for Del Mar Water Polo Club...helped lead the club team to a fifth-place finish at the 2010 Junior Olympics...finished first at the 2010 Winterfest Tournament in Los Alamitos, Calif...earned a third-place finish at the 2010 Commerce Tournament...also participated at the USA National Team's Youth Training Camp...traveled to Europe (Croatia) with the Junior National Team.
Full name: Alexander Ray Johnson...born October 10, 1991 in Phoenix, Ariz...Alex is the younger of Chip and Karen Johnson's two children...has one younger sister, Toni...undeclared major.