Skyhawk Baseball | Fletcher Johnson
|Height/Weight||5-9 - 165 lbs.|
2015: Played in 48 games with 38 starts in centerfield…Led the OVC with a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage in 102 chances while ranking fourth in the league with eight sacrifice hits…Had 18 runs scored, four doubles, a home run and seven RBI’s…Drew 23 walks which led to a .343 on-base percentage…Swiped eight stolen bases in nine attempts…Hit .276 with a .386 on-base percentage in 27 games against OVC opposition…Led the team with a .313 batting average (5-for-16) against left-handed pitching…Accounted for a .286 batting average (14-for-49) with runners on the basepaths…Connected on a grand slam for a career-high four RBI’s at Jackson State on Feb. 14…Best all-around game came in a win over Belmont on March 27, as he had three hits, scored three runs, stole two bases and had an outfield assist…Was named to the OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2014: Played in 36 games with 28 starts in center field as a true freshman…Ranked second on the team with eight stolen bases (in only nine attempts)…Tallied three multi-hit games, including a pair of two-hit games in the season-opening series in his home state at UAB…Drove in a pair of runs against Eastern Kentucky on April 12…Posted a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage with zero errors in 96 chances.
BEFORE UTM: Had a spectacular prep career at Pelham High School, where he played for head coach Sean Anderson...Helped the Panthers win the 2013 Class 6A state championship after hitting .392 and blasting five of his metro-best eight home runs during the playoff run...Hit .355 overall with a .610 slugging percentage with 27 RBI's and 20 stolen bases while batting leadoff for PHS...Was named the Birmingham News Metro Player of the Year, the Class 6A Player of the Year and was also named to the Alabama Sports Writers Association Super All-State team.
PERSONAL: Born on Dec. 27, 1994...Son of Bill and Donna Johnson...Majoring in civil engineering.