Lynn A. Johnson '78
Hometown: Golden, CO
Year Inducted: 1993
Lynn Johnson competed in four varsity sports at Brown. She is most remembered, however, for her play on Marvel Gym's basketball court. As a freshman and senior she was on the M.I.T. All-Tournament Team, and as a junior and senior she was on the Brown All-Tournament Team. As a senior she was also selected to the All-Ivy Team.
In addition to the above team selections, Lynn was a
record-setter. As an outstanding player she established new school
records: Most points in a career - 934
Most points in a season - 331
Most free throws made in a career - 140
Most free throws made in a season - 51
Best free throw % in a career - 64%
Best free throw % in a season - 71%
Most assists in a career - 90
Most steals in a career - 211
Most steals in a season - 82
Lynn is seventh in all-time scoring and her scoring average is the sixth best in Brown history. Before graduating Lynn also received the Edward Weeks Premium and the Bessie H. Rudd Award.
Today Lynn resides in Golden, CO. After a stint as a high school English teacher, she is now a legal analyst with the First Data Corp.