At Stanford: A two-time All-American on the track in the 3,000-meter steeplechase ... was Stanford's top runner at the NCAA Championships, in his final collegiate competition ... best time of 8:41.61 ranked him at No. 40 on the 2012 U.S. performance list.
2012 Season (RS Senior): In his final collegiate race, was Stanford's No. 1 runner at the NCAA Championships ... finished 48th at nationals in Louisville, Ky., running 30:15.9 over 10K ... earned USTFCCCA All-West Region honors by finishing 12th at regionals in Seattle, running 30:00 for 10K ... named to the All-Pac-12 second team after placing 10th at the conference championships, clocking 23:43 for 8K as the No. 2 runner on the runner-up team ... named to the Pac-12 All-Academic first team ... in his first three meets, was fourth at the USF Invitational (8K, 24:46.0), sixth at the Stanford Invitational (8K, 24:19), and 48th at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (8K, 24:00).
2011 Season (RS Junior):Had an encouraging beginning to the season, before it was cut short by injury ... placed fifth at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 23:48 ... finished 19th at the Wisconsin Invitational in 24:01.3.
2010 Season (RS Sophomore): A major factor at Pre-Nationals, finishing 18th with an 8K time of 24:02 ... placed eighth for his best finish of the season at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 23:41.
2009 Season (RS Freshman): Competed at the NCAA Cross Country Championships as Stanford's No. 7 runner ... placed 27th at the NCAA West Regionals with a 10,000-meter time of 31:24.7 ... ran a season-best of 23:46.88 over 8K at the Pac-10 Championships to finish 19th ... the individual champion at the season-opening Nevada Twilight Invitational ... helped the Cardinal to a sweep of the Stanford Invitational, placing second overall with a time of 23:54.
2008 Season (Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: A high school cross country All-American who was the top junior at the 2006 FootLocker National Cross Country Championships with his sixth-place finish ... led his team to a third-place national finish with a third-place individual finish at the 2007 Nike Team Nationals ... the 2007 New Mexico state cross country champion and the 2007 Gatorade New Mexico state boys cross country Runner of the Year ... in 2008, ran 9:07.41 for the 3,000-meter steeplechase, the second-fastest high school time in the nation.
Cardinal Catalogue: A chemical engineering major ... parents are William and Pamela Johnson ... has two brothers, Jeremy and Ricky ... 2009 and 2010 USTFCCCA Academic All-American in track and field ... honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic for cross country in 2009 and track and field in 2010 ... 2010 MPSF All-Academic selection in indoor track.