A three-sport athlete at Bonny Eagle High School in Standish, Kelly Johnson has participated in field hockey, basketball, and softball. A three-year varsity performer in basketball, she was named to the Southwestern Maine Activities Association All-Academic squad as a senior. Her defensive prowess and on-court leadership contributed to the Scots making their first postseason appearance at the Cumberland County Civic Center since 1998.
One of Maine's finest field hockey players, Kelly has distinguished herself by her outstanding midfield play. She has been the backbone of the Western Maine Class A champion Bonny Eagle field hockey team in both 2004 and 2005. A multiple-time SMAA all-star. she was also selected to the Maine State field Hockey All-State Team, the Maine Sunday Telegram All-Star Team, and was Channel 13 Athlete of the Week. Kelly was named as one of four finalists for the prestigious Miss Maine Field Hockey award in 2005. A four-year starter in softball as pitcher and shortstop, she was named SMAA honorable mention in 2003 and 2004 and a second team SMAA all-star in 2005.
Kelly has also proven to he a school leader through her extensive involvement in school activities. She has been a three-year member of the National Honor Society and served as her chapter's vice-president in 2006. She has co-captained the Bonny Eagle Robotics Team and helped lead that program to a first place finish in the Granite First Challenge and an impressive performance at a national competition held recently at the Georgia Dome in At]anta. She does extensive volunteer work through her participation in the Bonny Eagle Key Club and as a Lego Robotics Team assistant coach. For her accomplishments in the athletic and activity arenas. she was a state finalist in the Wendy's High School Heisman competition.
Kelly has been one of the top scholars during her four-year career at Bonny Eagle High School. She ranks second in her graduating class of 285 and has a career grade point average of over 4.00 in a highly demanding academic courseload. She has earned numerous academic honors at Bonny Eagle, including being the top female scholar-athlete of her class. She will attend Worcester Polytechnic Institute in the fall. where she plans to major in mechanical engineering. She is the daughter of David and Suanne Johnson of Buxton.
Maine Sports Hall of Fame
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The Maine Sports Hall of Fame was established in 1972 for the purpose of: 1) appointing and bestowing recognition awards and scholarships to outstanding Maine high school scholar-athletes; and, 2) to formally honor and memorialize Maine athletes and sports figures who have brought distinction and honor to the state of Maine.