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"Justin Johnson was a very accomplished decathlete in his conference. His broad range of knowledge and technical skill is going to help our program immensely as he works with our jumpers and multi-event athletes."
Eric Peterson, Tulane director of Cross Country and Track & Field
Justin Johnson enters his first season with the Green Wave in 2009-10, joining the Tulane staff after a standout career at Cal State Northridge.
Johnson was the 2009 runner up in the heptathlon at the USA Track & Field Indoor Championships in the spring of 2009.
A three-time National Championship participant in the decathlon for the Matadors at Cal State Northridge, Johnson holds school records for both the heptathlon and decathlon.
Three times he finished as the Big West Conference's runner up in the decathlon, and was the 2007 Western Athletic Conference heptathlon champion.
Johnson graduated from Northridge with a Bachelor Degree of Science in Kinesiology in May of 2008, and in his free time, worked as a personal trainer in 2008-09.