The Gophers contingency will head to the West region preliminary meet in Austin, Texas (University of Texas) with competition set for May 23-25. Qualifiers from the west regional will compete at the 2013 NCAA Division I Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships held June 5-8 in Eugene, Ore.
The Minnesota men's outdoor track and field team scored 99 points in a winning effort at the 2013 Macalester/Bolstorff Twilight on Thursday night. The Gophers earned four individual titles for the program's second-straight team title at the meet.
2012 Season: Redshirted.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Red Wing High School high school coaches were Mike Ehlers, Pete Eberlein, Adam Nelson and Tom Johnson (father) six-time All-State (three times in shot, three in discus) four-time All-Conference in shot put three-time All-Conference in discus two-time section champion in discus section champion in shot put finished fourth in the shot put in his sophomore year and fifth in the discus took second in the discus and fourth in the shot put in his junior year state champion in the discus his senior year and second in the shot put lettered three times in football and four times in track.
Personal: Born July 10, 1992 undecided on major son of Tom and Malissa Johnson has four siblings Erick (26), Tina (23), Ben (21) and Grahm (13) high school coach Mike Ehlers is a former Minnesota Thrower enjoys playing the guitar, golf, pool and basketball.