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Coffee & Valkyries, Episode 12: The One With Jaycie Johnson

Jaycie Johnson, a rookie hungry to get on the field.

Jane Gershovich/, Seattle Reign FC

This season has not been kind to Seattle Reign FC forward Jaycie Johnson as she’s been sidelined for most of it with an injury. The road to recovery has been slow, and she’ll admit frustrating and lonely at times, but it has not deterred her drive to return to fitness so she can show she can hang on the field that boasts some of the world’s best players. In fact, she’s hungry as hell to show that she can hang on the field with some of the best players in the world. Here’s what else you’ll discover about Jaycie Johnson in this episode:

Every player on a soccer team is important. From a proven, international superstar to a rookie hungry to get out on the field and show what they can do, everyone plays a part day in and day out so that a team can perform at their best on match day at the end of the week. Jaycie Johnson is a rookie on the Seattle Reign FC that unfortunately hasn’t been able to show what she can do on the field having been sidelined for most of the season with a knee injury. Let’s get to know Jaycie Johnson as she talks about her days at the University of Nebraska, which “Friends” characters she relates to, where she is on the road to recovery, and more.

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