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Mitch Johnson
  Mitch Johnson

Hometown:
Broken Arrow, Okla.

High School:
Broken Arrow HS

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:
06/17/1990

Experience:
2L


11/20/2011

TU Men, Whiting Head To NCAA Championships

Men will run at 11:08 a.m., women to compete at 11:58 a.m.

10/31/2011

Men's XC Claims Back-To-Back C-USA Championships

Women finish second, two points behind SMU

10/28/2011

Men, Women Look to Defend C-USA Crowns in Houston

Men's 8K to begin at 9 a.m., women's 6K to begin at 10 a.m.

10/16/2011

Men's XC Upsets No. 7-Ranked Indiana at NCAA Pre-Nationals

Tulsa men finish sixth overall at event, women place 10th in Terre Haute

10/14/2011

Tulsa XC Travels to Terre Haute for NCAA Pre-Nationals

Golden Hurricane travel to site of 2011 NCAA Championships for tune-up event

PERSONAL BESTS
Cross Country: 4 mile: 19:41 (Sept. 17, 2011), 8K: 24:20 (Nov. 1, 2010), 10K: 31:18.55 (Nov. 13, 2010)

JUNIOR (2011): Ran in four events . . . helped lead Tulsa to a Conference USA Championship for the second-straight year, finishing 17th at the league meet with an 8K time of 24:55.0 . . . earned a spot on the all-C-USA Third Team . . . placed 65th at the OSU Jamboree (25:16.47) and 98th at NCAA Pre-Nationals (25:43) . . . finished seventh at the Houston Duel with a career-best four mile of 19:41.

SOPHOMORE (2010): Participated in five events and came on strong for Tulsa late in the season . . . posted a career-best 8K time of 24:20 to help TU claim the Conference USA Championship . . . finished 11th overall at the conference championship and was named to the all-C-USA Second Team . . . finished 51st overall and sixth on the team at the NCAA Midwest Regional with a personal-best 10K time of 31:18.55 . . . posted a 12th-place finish at the Hurricane Festival with a career-best 4 mile time of 20:17 . . . factored in the overall team score (top five team finish) in two events, while finishing sixth twice . . . paced Tulsa with a 41st-place finish at the Missouri Stampede . . . was second for TU at the Chile Pepper Festival.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2009): Ran in three events . . . posted a season-best time of 25:41 in the 8K at the Missouri State Classic . . . finished in third overall and tops on the team at the MSC . . . finished 22nd at the C-USA Championship and 24th at the Hurricane Festival.

FRESHMAN (2008): Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: A four-time letterwinner in track and field and cross country at Broken Arrow High School . . . named all-state three times in cross country . . . finished fourth at the state cross country meet as a senior . . . . ran the 5K course at the Missouri Southern cross country meet in 15:40 . . . state medalist in the 1600m as a junior with a time of 4:24 . . . high school coach was Shane Messinger.

PERSONAL: Majoring in psychology . . . was one of his senior class's valedictorians . . . member of the National Honor Society . . . son of Michael and Cathy Johnson . . . has four siblings - Megan, Maddie and Adam . . . younger brother Adam is a freshman on the TU cross country and track teams . . . born June 17, 1990.