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  Zach Johnson
Zach Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Christian Brothers

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 157


03/08/2014

Navy Seventh, Four Advance for Mids at EIWA Championship

Sophomore 174-pound Mathew Miller will face No. 2 seed Shane Hughes of Columbia in Sunday's semifinals.

03/07/2014

Navy Begins Quest for EIWA Championship on Saturday

The Midshipmen finished second in the team standings at the 2013 EIWA Championship.

02/19/2014

Mids Seek Star in Annual Army-Navy Wrestling Match

Navy has won 13 in a row against the Black Knights.

02/07/2014

Navy Wrestling Faces American in EIWA Battle

The Mids own an 8-1 series advantage over the Eagles.

01/29/2014

Borja Named Naval Academy's Athlete of the Week

149-pound Raymond Borja's major decision helped clinch the win for the Mids over North Carolina over the weekend.

02/25/2014

2014 Army-Navy Wrestling

2014 Army-Navy Wrestling

01/16/2014

Navy vs. Maryland Wrestling 2014

Navy vs. Maryland Wrestling 2014

12/09/2013

2013 Navy Classic

2013 Navy Classic

02/01/2013

Navy Wrestling

Navy Classic (II)

01/12/2012

2012 Navy Wrestling - Navy Classic

2012 Navy Wrestling - Navy Classic

• Johnson in 2011-12 (Jr.): Competed at the Knight Point Open and the Navy Classic where he posted a combined 7-4 record ... placed fourth at the Navy Classic where he turned in a 4-2 record ... lost to teammate and 2013 NCAA qualifier Raymond Borja in the third-place bout.

• 2011-12 (So.): Produced a 2-2 record at the Navy Classic in what was his only tournament appearance of the year.

• 2010-11 (Fr.): Competed in a pair of tournaments for the Mids where he put together a combined 3-3 record ... opened his collegiate career with a fourth-place finish at the Navy Classic which featured his first collegiate victory, a 19-2 technical fall against Franklin & Marshall's Chris Barksdale ... also wrestled at the Nittany Lion Open.

• High School: A 2010 graduate of Christian Brothers High School, Johnson was a four-year letterwinner in wrestling and also was a member of the football and track & field teams ... high school team claimed four-consecutive region championships (2007-08-09-10) ... a three-time state placewinner, he won the state championship as a senior at 140 pounds ... finished as the state runner-up at 140 pounds as a junior and placed third at 130 pounds in his sophomore year ... served as team captain of the wrestling team his senior year ... member of the National and Spanish Honor Societies.

• Personal: Son of Danny and Susan Johnson ... cousin, Terry Garbazinski, is a 1985 graduate of the Naval Academy ... twin brother, Alex, is also a senior at the Naval Academy and is a member of the wrestling team ... owns a 3.46 GPA in Ocean Engineering ... has been a member of the Commandant's List in all six semesters at the Academy and was named to the Dean's List the spring of his sophomore year ... has been named to the Superintendent's List three times ... ranked among the top 17 percent of his class (1,098) in overall order of merit and the top 15 percent in military order of merit.

10/24/14 Blue / Gold Challenge Match 7:00 PM
11/02/14 at Michigan State Open All Day
11/02/14 at Clarion Open JV All Day
11/08/14 at George Mason 1:00 PM
11/16/14 at East Stroudsburg Open All Day