Andy Johnson  
Andy Johnson

Position:
Athletic Groundskeeper


Email Andy

Andy Johnson is an Athletic Groundskeeper for the University of Minnesota. He maintains and takes careof all outdoor athletic fields including the surrounding landscapes and manages student and seasonal workforce. Andy has more than four years of experience working as an Athletic Groundskeeper at theUniversity of Minnesota.

Andy is an active member of the Minnesota Parks and Sports Turf Managers Association MPSTMA.Within this organization he participates in charity functions of renovating local ball fields for youth organizations. He is also a member of the national Sports Turf Managers Association.

Andy was given distinct recognition from the women's soccer team for service and field management in 2011 and was also awarded special honors from the Minnesota Vikings for preparing TCF Bank Stadium in December, 2010 for Monday Night Football.

Andy continues educational efforts in water conservation, groundwater and surface water quality, soil erosion, shrub care, pitching mound clay construction, turf repair, mound repair, integrated pest management and healthy turf maintenance practices.

Latest News

12/19/2014 - M. BasketballMorris Lifts Gophers Over Seattle, 92-57
12/19/2014 - General ReleaseCitrus Bowl: Friday Practice Report
12/18/2014 - W. BasketballGame Preview: Minnesota vs. Liberty
12/17/2014 - FootballGophers To Add Four In January
12/17/2014 - W. VolleyballPaige Tapp Named ACVA All-American
12/16/2014 - General ReleaseListen to This Week's Gopher Sports Podcast
12/15/2014 - General ReleaseGophers Set to Host Annual Toy Drive
12/15/2014 - M. BasketballWalker Earns B1G Player of the Week Honor
12/16/2014 - W. BasketballKelley Earns B1G Weekly Recognition
12/16/2014 - WrestlingHighlights: Top 10 Takedowns