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HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner under Coach Randy Ayres at Gobles High School . . . two-time captain . . . ranked the No. 25 player in the state of Michigan by MichiganBaseballProspects.org and No. 25 by Prep Baseball Report . . . named to the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association (MHSBCA) Dream Team as a senior in 2013 after batting .607 with nine homers, nine doubles and 46 RBIs . . . also posted a slugging percentage of 1.357 and an on-base percentage of .690 . . . back-to-back MHSBCA Division 4 first-team all-state honoree in 2012 and 2013 . . . named the 2013 MLive/Kalamazoo Gazette Baseball Player of the Year . . . MHSBCA East-West All-Star Game selection . . . hit seven home runs and 15 doubles to go along with 46 RBIs, 41 runs and 10 stolen bases as a junior in 2012 . . . helped lead Gobles to a 25-9 record in 2012 and a 22-8 record in 2011 . . . four-time all-conference and all-district selection . . . three-time all-region pick . . . MHSBCA second-team all-state pick as a freshman in 2010 . . . played summer baseball for the Detroit Metro Stars and hit .426 with three homers and 35 RBIs . . . also a four-year letterwinner in football as a wide receiver and defensive back; elected captain his junior and senior years . . . holds the Gobles High School record for doubles (45), homers (25), RBIs (167) and batting average (.488) . . . also holds the single-season record for doubles with 16.
PERSONAL: Son of Brian and Amy Johnson . . . born Dec. 8, 1994 . . . plans to major in criminal justice . . . chose Michigan State over several schools, including Ball State.