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.
Minnesota Downs NJIT, 74-68
12/6/2016 - M. Basketball
Akeem Springs came off the bench to score 19 points and Nate Mason added 18 for Minnesota, which came from behind in the second half and escaped with a 74-68 victory against NJIT on...
Gophers' Win at New Mexico Is Stollings' 100th
12/6/2016 - W. Basketball
Minnesota was victorious 69-65 on the road in Marlene Stollings' 100th overall win as a head coach.
Gophers Gear Up for NCAA Regionals
12/6/2016 - W. Volleyball
Minnesota is set to host Missouri, North Carolina and UCLA in the NCAA Regionals this week.