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Brandon Johnson
Brandon  Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Clemmons, N.C.

High School:
Davie County HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 174

Position:
RHP

Bats/Throws:
R/R

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Walter on Johnson
"Brandon is a true professional. He takes his work and his approach to pitching very seriously. As he has made a few mechanical adjustments and his breaking ball has shown improvement, he has found himself in our starting rotation. No one deserves it more than he does."

2010 (Senior)
Appeared in 17 games, including five starts, and had an 0-4 record with an 8.33 ERA ... Started on the opening weekend against Army (2.20) and suffered the loss, allowing four runs on five hits in four innings pitched, while striking out four ... Earned a no decision against Kent State (2.27), giving up seven runs on eight hits in 5.1 innings ... Received a no decision in start at Coastal Carolina (3.9), giving up just one unearned run on five hits in 4.0 innings of work. ... Tossed 1.1 hitless innings in relief against NC State (3.20) ... Threw a scoreless inning against UNC Greensboro (4.21), giving up a hit and walking one ... Pitched a shutout inning in series opener at North Carolina (5.7) ... Threw 2.1 scoreless innings in relief at UNC Greensboro (5.12), giving up five hits and striking out a season-high five batters ... Turned in a perfect inning in relief with a strikeout in second game against Clemson (5.15) ... Retired both batters he faced and had a strikeout in relief appearance against Appalachian State (5.18) ... Made the start in final game of collegiate career against Maryland (5.22), giving up a run on a hit with one strikeout in 2.0 innings ... Named to ACC Honor Roll.

2009 (Junior)
Appeared in 16 games and made two starts on the season, recording a 6.06 ERA with one save ... Closed out Wake's opening win against Akron (2.20), giving up no runs on two hits, while striking out two batters ... Threw two innings in relief in series finale against Virginia (3.8), allowing a run on four hits, while striking out two batters ... Allowed one unearned run on two hits in 1 2/3 innings pitched in relief outing against Elon (3.11) ... Earned first save of collegiate career against High Point (3.18), tossing 1 2/3 innings of no-hit baseball ... Made first start of the season at Davidson (3.24) and received a no decision, allowing four runs on five hits in five innings of work ... Pitched two hitless innings against UNC Greensboro (4.1), striking out two batters ... Tossed a scoreless inning of relief at UNC Greensboro (4.15), giving up a hit and striking out a batter ... Threw 1 1/3 scoreless innings against Georgia Tech (4.18), allowing three hits ... Pitched a scoreless inning of relief in series opener at Florida State (4.24) ... Made second start of the season against Winthrop (5.12) and pitched well, throwing a career-high 5 1/3 innings and allowing two runs, just one earned, on six hits.

2008 (Sophomore)
Recorded a 2-1 record with an 8.77 ERA in 12 appearances, including three starts ... Made first outing of the season against Appalachian State (2/27), throwing a scoreless inning with one strikeout ... Threw two scoreless innings of relief against Penn State (3/2), allowing just two hits, while striking out one ... Made first start of the season against High Point (3/11) and picked up the victory, giving up one run on three hits and striking out six in five innings ... Threw a perfect inning of relief against Coastal Carolina (4/2) ... Earned second victory of the season in relief against UNC Greensboro (4/29), throwing three scoreless innings and allowing only one hit.

High School
Local product who lettered in baseball at Davie County HS ... Transferred from West Forsyth HS to Davie County prior to his senior year ... Helped West Forsyth to a fourth-place finish in the 4A state playoffs in 2005 ... Played with the Mocksville American Legion under coach Charles Kurfees ... Named to the Honor Roll all four years of high school ... Beta Club member.

Personal
Born August 15, 1988 ... Son of Matt and Kim Johnson ... Majoring in mathematical business.

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