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blake johnson
Punter | Long Beach, CA

HIGH SCHOOL

Earned three stars from Rivals, Scout and ESPN… Ranked the No. 2 punter nationally… Rivals ranks him the third-best specialist in the country... 247Sports ranks him as the No. 6 punter/kicker nationally… Selected as one of just two punters to play in the 2015 U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio, Texas… Named All-CIF Southern Section First Team at punter… Earned California Division I All-State First Team honors from MaxPreps… Named Punter of the Year by OCVarsity.com… Earned Long Beach Press Telegram Dream Team first team honors as both a junior and senior… Two-time first team All-Sunset League linebacker and earned his team’s defensive player of the year award as both a junior and senior… Helped Los Alamitos finish 9-2 with a 5-0 mark in league play and the Sunset League championship… Punted 28 times for 1,039 yards (37.1 avg.) with a long of 63 in 2014… Landed punts inside the 20 (42.9 percent) as a senior… Booted 52 punts for 1,889 yards (36.3 avg.) with 15 landing inside the 20 and a long of 54 in 2013… As a sophomore, punted 42 times for 1,617 yards (38.5) including a career long 70 yarder… Also played linebacker and safety, totaling 156 tackles and seven sacks in his final two varsity seasons… Ranked second on the team with 72 total tackles as a senior and earned first-team all-league honors at linebacker… Coached at Los Alamitos High School by John Barnes… Also played lacrosse… Selected Arkansas over offers from Colorado, Duke and Oregon State.

 

PERSONAL

Born March 8, 1997, he is the son of Todd and Michelle Johnson... Enjoys fishing in his spare time… Would like to become a commercial airline pilot after his playing career... Names his first high school punt as his favorite sports memory after it traveled 70 yards to the one yard line to secure the win for his team… Member of the Griffin News team at his high school where he acts, produces and creates videos that are shown to the school.