45 Brent Johnson
45 Brent Johnson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: La Canada, Calif.
High School: La Canada
Position: LB
Major: Mathematics

2013: Played in all nine games with six starts at linebacker for the Engineers … Academic All-NEFC … fourth on the squad with a career-high 36 tackles … shared the team lead with a pair of interceptions … third on the squad in tackles for loss with four … pair of stops and an interception at Becker (9/14) … three tackles at Salve Regina (9/28) … four solo tackles among his six total stops against Nichols (10/18) … career best 11 tackles, including 1.5 behind the line of scrimmage, against Endicott (11/2) … three solo stops and an interception against Maine Maritime (11/9) … eight tackles, 1.5 for a loss, at Coast Guard (11/16).

2012: Saw action in all nine games for the first time in his career … three starts … Academic All-NEFC … finished with 27 tackles from his linebacker position … three stops, all solo, against Becker (9/8) … four solo tackles at Curry (9/21) … in on five tackles against UMass Dartmouth (9/29) … matched his career best with seven tackles against Salve Regina (10/19) … three solo stops at Nichols (10/27).

2011: Played in a career-high five games … five tackles on the season … four of those came at Becker (9/10).

2010: Saw action in the final two games of the season at linebacker as a freshman … season best seven stops, including 1.5 for loss, at Nichols (10/30) … finished the year with six tackles, four solo, at Endicott (11/6).

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in mathematics … minor in German … internship with the Rose Bowl … internship with FTI Consulting (Corporate Finance intern) … Delta Kappa Epsilon … Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Massachusetts.

High School: A 2010 graduate of La Cañada High School … first team all-league as a senior as a defensive end … also selected second team all-area … team’s defensive MVP … senior athlete of the year … also lettered in track and field … twice named that team’s most valuable hurdler … National Honor Society … California Scholarship Federation Gold Seal member … National Society of High School Scholars … Outstanding Achievement honor in German.