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    29  Justin Johnson
    Justin Johnson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Chaska, Minn.

    High School:
    Chaska

    Last College:
    Waldorf CC

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 180

    Position:
    C

    B/T:
    L/R


    2005 Highlights: Used season as redshirt campaign and will retain one year of eligibility.

    2004 Highlights: Named to the All-Horizon League First Team and All-Horizon League Newcomer Team,...led UIC with 61 RBI and 12 doubles,...was second on the squad in both home runs (8) and batting average (.361),...his 61 RBI tie him with teammate Mike Hughes for the third-most in UIC history,...was pegged with 16 pitches, the second-most in UIC history for a single-season,...reached base five times in the Flames,' 7-4 win over Michigan on Feb. 27th,...went 3-for-5 with two doubles against the Wolverines two days later in UIC,'s 13-1 triumph,...batted .500 (6-for-12) with seven runs scored and two RBI in a three-game series against Saint Louis from Mar. 5th-7th,...collected three hits in a 9-1 victory over World Series participant, Arkansas, on Mar. 14th,...in a span of one week, went 10-for-19 with 18 RBI, nine runs scored and four home runs against both Lynn University and a four-game set against Chicago State,...had two hits and two RBI in a 9-8 win against Bradley on Apr. 7th,...was named the Horizon League Player of the Week for the period ending April 11th after batting .450 (9-for-20) with eight RBI, six runs scored and a homer against both the Braves and a four-game series against Wright State,...went 3-for-4 with a homer and two RBI against UW-Milwaukee on Apr. 16th,...collected three hits against Illinois State on Apr. 25th,...had two hits and four RBI in a 8-5 triumph over Cleveland State on Apr. 30th,...roped two doubles and had a RBI in a 11-2 win over Western Michigan on May 4th,...reached base five times in UIC,'s 8-7 come-from-behind victory over Butler on May 9th,...had three base knocks and two RBI in a 7-0 win over Youngstown State in Game Two of their doubleheader on May 16th,...had a homer and four RBI against Cleveland State in the Horizon League Tournament.

    Prior to UIC: Named the Region XI Defensive Player-of-the-Year as a freshman,...hit .410 with 12 home runs, 14 doubles, 44 RBI,'s, and had a slugging percentage of .784 in his rookie campaign,...roped three homers and drove in five runs against Ellsworth as a sophomore,...led Waldorf with 12 homers and 41 RBI as a sophomore,...topped Waldorf with a slugging percentage of .791 and an on-base percentage of .523,...named to the All-Region squad as a sophomore.

    Prep/Personal: Two-time All-Conference, All-Metro and All-State selection,...holds the school-record for home runs,...born on November 7, 1982,...son of Ronald and Gail Johnson,...major is business.

    #29 Justin Johnson's Career Bests:
    AB: 5 on ten occasions
    R: 4 vs. Chicago State (3/28/04)
    H: 4 on two occasions
    2B: 2 on two occasions
    3B: n/a
    HR: 2 vs. Chicago State (3/28/04)
    RBI: 5 on two occasions
    BB: 3 on two occasions
    SB: 1 vs. Michigan (2/27/04)

    JOHNSON CAREER STATISTICS

    YEARAVG.G/GSABR HRBI2B3BHRSOBBSB/SBA
    2004.36156/56194427061120831321/4
    2005DID NOT PLAY
    Totals.36156/56194427061120831321/4