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Ben Johnson
Ben Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bellevue, Wash.

High School:
Bellevue HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205

Position:
OF/C

Birthdate:
10/17/1981

Experience:
3V

B/T:
S/R

Personal
Born October 17, 1981, in Seattle ... son of Deb Farley and Mike Johnson ... has twin younger brothers, Nick and Luke, and a younger sister, Ali ... enrolled in the business school ... member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.

Washington
2003 (Junior) - Served as the Huskies' No. 2 catcher for a third straight season ... saw action in 22 games and started eight behind the plate ... no errors in 104 chances ... came off the bench May 23 vs. USC, when he went 1-for-3 with a run scored ... doubled, scored and drove in a run in start May 3 at Washington State ... 1-for-3 with an RBI double Apr. 21 vs. Hawaii-Hilo (game 2) ... also started Apr. 12 at Arizona and Apr. 6 vs. Oregon State ... first hit of the year was a three-run homer Mar. 26 at Portland ... started in that one and also started Feb. 15 at Loyola and Mar. 16 vs. Cal State Northridge... spent the summer playing for the Seattle Studs ... 2002 (Sophomore) - The Huskies' backup catcher, made 12 starts behind the plate, including two of three in the ASU and Missouri series ... after 15 games without any action, saw backup action May 7 and started May 8 vs. Portland ... also started last May 14 (second game) vs. Gonzaga, going 1-for-4 with a walk ... 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI opening day vs. Missouri ... 2-for-4 March 28 at Arizona State ... also went 2-for-3 with a walk, a steal and an HBP April 5 at Missouri ... 2001 (Freshman) - Played in 25 games and started 19, all behind the plate ... didn't make his first career appearance until March 11, when he was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in his first career plate appearance ... first career hit was a double April 1 vs. Cal... after going 2-for-3 vs. Pacific Lutheran April 3, got his first RBI in the April 6 win at Hawaii-Hilo, going 1-for-4 ... 2-for-3 with two walks April 8 at Hilo ... was the hero of the Huskies' April 25 win over Lewis-Clark State ... after the Huskies had given up the lead on a two-out homer in the top of the ninth, belted a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to win, his first career homer ... went 2-for-4 with two runs and two RBI the following game at WSU ... hit a solo homer in a May 1 win at Gonzaga.

Bellevue High School
Earned three letters as a catcher and third baseman at Bellevue ... three-time all-league selection and team MVP as a senior ... drafted by the Houston Astros in the 29th round of the 2000 draft ...also quarterbacked the Bellevue football team, serving as captain as a senior ... earned one letter in basketball.

Washington Baseball
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