Spent three years at Saddleback Junior College before transferring to UH... Named Most Valuable Player of the Orange Empire League and was named to All-League team... Batted .483 overall and even better in conference play at .496... Added 14 home runs and 15 RBIs... Once batted 4-for-5 in a game with three doubles, a home run and seven RBIs.
Lettered at Butte Central High and was an All-League performer... All-around solid athlete who earned All-State honors in football, basketball, track and golf... Was also on the “A” Honor Roll.
Full name is Robert James Johnson... Born on July 22, 1983, in Anaconda, Mont... Son of Bob and Eileen Johnson... Sister Kellie played basketball at Illinois State... Younger sister Carley attends St. Mary’s University in Kansas... Business major... Also recruited by Rice, South Carolina, UCLA, Long Beach State, Florida and Vanderbilt.