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Jackson Johnson
Jackson  Johnson


Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

High School:
Ponte Vedra

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 165



2015 (Freshman): HITTING: Appeared in 24 games with 17 starts, all in left field...batted .228 with six runs, 13 hits, three doubles, one home run, six RBI, nine walks, one sacrifice fly and two sacrifice hits...notched a slugging percentage of .333 with an on-base percentage of .328...posted three multi-hit games and one multi-RBI game...recorded his first-career at-bat against Creighton (2/27) before making his first-career start against the Blue Jays the following day...notched his first-career RBI on a sacrifice fly against Southeastern Louisiana (3/17)...picked up his first-career hit at UC Riverside (3/22), going 1-for-3 with a walk...doubled, posted an RBI and scored a run at UNC Wilmington (3/31)...went 3-for-3 with his first-career home run to go along with two runs against USF (5/9)...doubled and scored a run against Southern Miss (5/12)...collected three RBI on three hits during the second game of a doubleheader at Memphis (5/16)...scored against East Carolina (5/21) during The American Baseball Championships (5/21)...walked twice in a 1-for-3 performance with a run against Lehigh (5/30) during the NCAA Baton Rouge Regionals...closed out the season with a 2-for-4 performance against UNC Wilmington (5/31) during the NCAA Baton Rouge Regionals...PITCHING: Appeared in four games, all in relief...went 0-0 with an 0.00 ERA in 3.2 innings with a save...allowed four hits while striking out two and walking six...held opponents to a .333 batting average...made his collegiate debut on the mound against San Francisco (2/20), striking out one in 0.2 innings...notched his first-career save at New Orleans (2/24) in 3.0 innings of relief, allowing two hits and fanning one...pitched against Xavier (3/13) and Houston (5/3).

About Jackson Johnson

Prep: A three-year letterwinner at Ponte Vedra High School in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida...pitched and also played the outfield...helped lead the Sharks to a 20-9 overall record during his senior year while finishing first in their league and appearing in the State Regional Semifinals...earned First-Team All-St. John's County, All-Area and All-District honors during his senior campaign...helped the Sharks win the 5A State Championship during his junior season...played summer baseball for the Florida Burn...helped take the Burn to a third-place finish in the 17U Perfect Game World Series in Arizona...also a four-year letterwinner in basketball as a point guard for the Sharks...earned All-Area Basketball Player of the Year honors as a senior while also earning All-St. John's County First Team honors as a junior and senior...is the school's second-leading scorer all time while also owning the career-record for steals and assists at the school.

Personal: Born Jackson Brian Johnson on Nov. 4, 1995...the son of Lanie and James Johnson...has one younger brother, Matthew.