Scott Johnson Bio -—Official Web Site of Gardner-Webb Athletics
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#11 Scott Johnson
Position: Infielder
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
City/State: Wilmington, N.C.
High School: Hoggard HS
Experience: High School
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Courtesy: Gardner-Webb
Release: 01/31/2012
2013 at Gardner-Webb: Played in 54 games and made 51 starts, primarily at second base … Batted a career-high .284 with five doubles and 13 RBI … Ranked fourth on the team in batting average … Stole three bases … Fielded a solid .957 with only 11 errors in 256 chances … Ranked seventh on the team with a career-high 50 hits … Scored 18 runs … Ranked second among GWU regulars in fewest strikeouts with 24 … Posted a .333 on base percentage and .313 slugging percentage … Had 14 multiple-hit games … Had a stretch of four consecutive games with two hits from April 23-April 27 … Hit safely in the season’s first five games, including a 2-for-2, three-RBI effort in the opener vs. Dayton (2/15) … Went 3-for-5 with an RBI in his return home to play UNC Wilmington (3/3) … Was 3-for-4 vs. North Carolina A&T (4/13) … Went 3-for-4 with a run scored vs. N.C. Central (5/4) … Went 2-or-3 with a run scored and two RBI vs. Charleston Southern (4/5) … Collected two hits (2-for-3) in the win over South Carolina (4/23) … Went 4-for-10 in two games vs. UNC Asheville.

2012 at Gardner-Webb: One of the Big South Conference's most consistent defensive second basemen … Started 44 games and played in 49 as a true freshman … Batted .263 with 42 hits, eight doubles, one triple and 18 RBI … Stole six bases in seven attempts … Committed just eight errors in 187 chances for a solid .957 fielding percentage … Did not commit an error over his final 29 starts of the season … Ranked second on the team with 103 assists … Turned 28 double plays … Batted .455 when leading off an inning … Had 11 games with two hits … Went 5-for-14 with a pair of RBI in the series vs. LaSalle … Went 2-for-5 with a double and run scored in win over Air Force (3/2) … Went 2-for-3 with a run scored and a steal vs. Valpo (3/3) … Went 2-for-5 with an RBI in the win at No. 4 North Carolina (3/14) … Had a career-best three RBI while going 2-for-4 with a pair of runs scored and a double vs. Alabama State (3/16) … Went 2-for-4 with a double and RBI in the win over eventual SoCon champion Appalachian State (4/10) … Heated up in the Big South Conference Tournament … Finished the four games by batting .333 (5-for-15) with four runs scored and three RBI … Went 2-for-5 with a double and three RBI in the win over Radford (5/24) … Went 2-for-4 and scored the game-tying run in the win over Charleston Southern (5/23).

High School: Played at state powerhouse Hoggard (N.C.) High under Coach Jeep Saint Ledger ... One of the top infielders in the Carolinas on the prep level ... A three-time All-Area selection by the Wilmington Star ... Batted a career-high .447 with three home runs and 20 RBI as a senior ... Named first-team All-Conference and second-team All-Area ... Batted .335 with two home runs as a junior ... Batted .417 with a career-high six home runs and 33 RBI as a sophomore ... Batted .317 with a home run while playing with the varsity as a ninth grader.

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