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#21 Sydney Johnson

Sydney Johnson - Women's Basketball - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Hometown Powder Springs, Ga.
Last School Boston University/The Lovett School
Height 5-9
Position Guard
Sydney Johnson - Women's Basketball - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

2023-24 (Fifth Year): Played 14 minutes in season-opener against Coastal Carolina (11/6), dishing out  five assists to finish second on the team…Came off the bench to play 23 minutes against Furman (11/11), hitting three field goals, including two from long distance, to add eight points in the win…Added four points and three rebounds in comeback win at Rice (11/16), playing 19 minutes…Hit a field goal and recorded two rebounds and a block against Kennesaw State (11/19)…Dished out an assist and hit a field goal against Creighton (11/23) in Cancun Challenge…Came off the bench for 10 minutes against New Mexico (11/24) in Cancun Challenge, hitting a three-pointer and recording two assists and a steal…Was second in rebounding at Nebraska (12/2), securing season-best six…Added three points off the bench in win against Georgia State (12/10)…Hit a three-pointer and dished out four assists in the win at Georgia (12/16)…Contributed four points at No. 22 Florida State (12/29), hitting a pair of field goals, and finished with two rebounds, one steal and an assist…Provided valuable minutes against Virginia (1/4) off the bench and hit a three-pointer to help Tech to victory…Came off the bench to provide a valuable 20 minutes in win against Clemson (1/11) and dished out a season-high seven assists… Came off the bench to dish out team-high four assists at No. 19 Virginia Tech (1/25), while adding three points…Matched season-high hitting two three-pointers against Florida State (1/28)…Earned first start of the season at Wake Forest (2/4), helping Tech to victory with four points, three rebounds and two assists…Started second-straight game at No. 23 Syracuse (2/8) and hit a triple…Earned third start of the season against Miami (2/11) and hit a triple, while dishing out two assists…Tied team-high with five assists at Clemson (2/15), while securing three rebounds in the win…Hit a pair of three-pointers against Wake Forest (2/25)…Contributed six points in overtime win at Miami (3/3)…Scored five points against Pitt (3/6) in the opening round of the ACC Tournament, hitting a triple, while dishing out three assists.

Played four seasons (2019-23) at Boston University before transferring to Georgia Tech…Became the first Terrier in program history to be named first team all-Patriot League multiple times in her career…Finished her career at Boston University ranked 11th in program history with 1,255 career points, eighth with 330 career assists, ninth with 483 career field goals made, and ninth with 12.0 points per game…Started 97 of her 105 career games played…Twice tabbed all-Patriot League first team (2022, 2023) and once to second team (2021)…Named to the all-Patriot League defensive team and tournament team in 2023…Selected as the all-Patriot League preseason player of the year ahead of the 2022-23 season…Led the Terriers with 107 assists and 55 steals, while ranking second with 12.8 points per game and a .402 three-point percentage her final season…Also named to the all-Patriot League tournament team in 2022 after averaging 15.7 points per game to lead the Terriers and rank fifth in the Patriot League…Averaged 17.1 points per game against Patriot League opponents to rank third in the league…Earned first all-Patriot League honors as a sophomore (2020-21) on the second team…Also named to the tournament team…Tabbed to the Patriot League all-rookie team in 2019-20 after starting 25-of-30 games

PREP: Attended The Lovett School in Atlanta, Ga….Named the 2019 Region AAA North GACA Player of the Year, Class AAA First Team All-State and McDonald’s All-American nominee…Selected to the Georgia All-Star Game which features top players from classes 1A-7A across the state…Helped guide The Lovett School to a regional championship as a senior…Finished as the school’s all-time leading scorer.

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