Yvonne Johnston
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    Yvonne Johnston

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Kennewick, Wash.

    High School:
    Southridge HS

    Event:
    Javelin

    2006: Recorded a career-best javelin throw of 130'2" at the Ris Westen Air Force Twilight Meet...that mark is the fourth-best mark on the team and eighth on the Academy's all-time list...earned the team's Field Athlete of the Week following the Twilight Meet...finished third in the event at the Colorado Invitational - one of four Falcons to place within the top four

    PERSONAL: Daughter of James and Elizabeth Johnston...has seven older siblings - Lucy (41), Mary (38), Amy (34), Teresa (31), Clara (28) and Barbara (26)...majoring in social sciences, while obtaining a minor in philosophy...planning on entering the personnel or services career fields following graduation...served as an Element NCO...hobbies include snowboarding, reading, bowling, juggling, basketball and cooking...attended the Academy's Prep School...nominated for the Outstanding Cadet Candidate award in English...served as Flight Commander and Group First Sergeant...was a member of the prep school's basketball team...was enlisted for two years...stationed at Fairchild AFB, Wash., as a munitions systems specialist.

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