Jeremy Johnson
Jeremy Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
South Holland, Ill.

High School:
Thornwood

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
08/07/1986

2007-08: (Indoor): Recorded a combined total of four first-places finishes in the 60- and 200-meter dashes before suffering a season-ending injury at the Meyo Invitational ... posted a season-best performance of 6.90 in the 60 at the Redbird Open (first place) ... clocked in with a time of 21.97 in the preliminaries of the 200 at the Indiana Relays and took fourth overall. (Outdoor): Was out most of the season recovering from injury ... recorded season-best performances at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships in the 100- (10.88) and 200-meter dashes (22.40) ... his 4x100-meter relay squad placed fourth with a time of 41.80 at the championships.

2006-07: (Indoor): Ran in only one meet ... won the 60-meters (6.89 sec.) and the 200-meters (22.18) at the Redbird Open. (Outdoor): Ineligible to compete.

2005-06: (Indoor): Recorded five first-places finishes in the first three meets of the indoor season ... placed seventh in the 60-meters (6.88) and fifth in the 200-meters (21.98) at the State Farm MVC Indoor Championships. (Outdoor): Bothered by injuries most of the outdoor season ... finished eighth in the 100-meters (10.54) at the State Farm MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships ... took first place in the 100- (10.86) and 200-meters (21.96) at the Illinois Invite.

At Thornwood HS: Team was IHSA state champions sophomore, junior and senior years ... placed in the top-three in four events senior year at the state meet (100, 200, 400 and 4x100-meter relay) ... IHSA state champion in the 200, 400 and 4x100-meter relay junior year ... also set the 200-meter and 50-yard dash school records ... relay specialist sophomore year ... part of the 4x100-, 4x200- and 4x400-meter relay teams that won state championships.

Personal: Born 8/7/86 ... son of Reginald and Cathy Johnson ... majoring in public relations. TRACK & FIELD PERSONAL-BESTS

60-meter dash 100-meter dash 200-meter dash
INDOOR 6.88 - 21.98
OUTDOOR - 10.54 21.96