Bradford Johnson
Bradford  Johnson


Middletown, Ohio

High School:
St. Xavier


At a glance: Will add depth for the Buckeyes in freestyle and breaststroke events.

Background: One of four swimmers hailing from Ohio powerhouseSt. Xavier High School ... helped lead theteam to a state title with a win in the 200 freestyle relay ... achieved All-American recognition in three events: 200 freestyle relay; 200 medley relay; 100 breaststroke ... won multiplechampionships at the regional and state level ... also ran track, played footballand participated in the school's drumline at St. Xavier ... grandfather, David Johnson, played football at Ohio State ... enjoys helping at the "Hope House," which is located down the street from his Y.M.C.A. club and serves food to the homeless ... son of Laura Fletcher and Bradford Johnson ... has an older sister, Brittany.