Drew Johnston
Drew Johnston
Height: 6-1
Year: Senior
Hometown: Manhattan Beach, Calif.
High School: Mira Costa HS
Position: Hurdles, Relays
UC Santa Barbara
2010
Johnston set a personal best in the 100m hurdles against Cal Poly Dual Meet with a 110m hurdles time of 14.69 to take first...Won the 400m hurdles against Cal Poly with a time of 52.89 to move him into ninth on the all-time list...Placed 35th overall at the NCAA preliminaries with a time of 52.90 in the 400m hurdles. 2009
Qualified for the Conference Final in the 400m hurdles by running 54.31 in his heat...Would finish eighth in the final at 54.94...Ran a personal best of 15.14 in the 110m hurdles at Conference, just missing qualification to the finals...Also participated in the 4x100m relay at Conference, earning a point for the Gauchos...Notched his best 400m hurdles time of the season at the Occidental Invitational, where he ran 54.17. 2008
Qualified for Conference in the 400m hurdles, and would run a 57.80 at the Big West Championships...His top 400m hurdle time of the season was 55.24 at the dual meet against UC Davis...Swept the hurdle races at the Soka Invite, winning the 110m hurdles in 15.44 and the 400m hurdles in 56.10. 2007
Set conference marks in both hurdle races, with times of 55.75 in the 400m hurdles and 15.30 in the 110m hurdles...Was the only freshman on the UCSB men's squad to score an individual point at the conference meet...Also competed in the decathlon, placing eighth. High School
Was All-Bay League in the 110m hurdles his senior season...Set a league record of 14.29 at league finals...Holds his school's record in the 300m hurdles at 38.39, and also holds the 110m hurdles record at 14.29. Personal
Johnston is double-majoring in global studies and geography, in the technology management program...Hopes to become a geospatial analyst...Enjoys surfing, hiking and freestyle rapping.

Collegiate Career Bests
110m H - 14.69 (Cal Poly Dual Meet, 5/1/2010)
400m H - 52.89 (Cal Poly Dual Meet, 5/1/2010)