Joshua Johnson is a sophomore in the Nursing School at Lynchburg College. He recently received the honor of being selected for the All-Academic Team for Tennis in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC). The ODAC All-Academic Team encompasses all ODAC sports and an athlete needs to maintain at least a 3.25 GPA to be eligible. During the fall of his freshman year at Lynchburg, he was the Singles Quarter-finalist and Doubles Champion in his division.
Prior to the collegiate level, Josh played three years, starting two, for Thomas Dale High School. He was selected to the All-District Team and was the District Doubles Champion his senior year. His statistics combined were 30-2 senior season (14-2 in singles, 16-0 in doubles). Thomas Dale posted a combined record of 46-2 in his time for the Knights.
Josh also ran cross country and track in high school. After receiving his Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Lynchburg, he plans to continue in a graduate program to become a Nurse Anesthetist. He is the son of Lauran and Jeff Johnson of Chester.