Audio Interview: JJ Johnson

Takedown Radio

JJ Johnson

Overall Record: 145-7
High School Coaches: Ray Adkins

Noteworthy Accolades: Took 2nd at State in the 103 weight class as a freshman… Took 2nd again as a sophomore at 112 pounds… Was a NHSCA All-American 8th at 122 pounds…Won state at 120 pounds as a junior… NHSCA All-American 2nd at 113 pounds… Fargo Nationals JR division freestyle All-American 4th at the 105 weight class… He took 1st at the Southeast Regionals in Freestyle and Greco… As a junior was the High School Sports Report 2AA Wrestler of the Year.

Smith's Take: "J.J. is a talented kid that (Assistant Coach) Sammie Henson discovered at a camp a few years ago. He's placed at some national tournaments and has placed either first or second in every season in high school."

Coach Henson believes that his work ethic fits in with what Tiger Style is all about. With his attitude he will have a lot of success in his career.