Thomas Johnson
Thomas Johnson
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165
Year: Junior
Hometown: Purchase, N.Y.
High School: White Plains/Temple
Position: Jumps

2016 Outdoor: Set a season best in the long jump at the America East Championships with a jump of 6.58m... Recorded a jump of 14.34m in the triple jump at the Raleigh Relays.

2015-16 Indoor: Competed in the long jump and triple jump during his first season with the Retrievers... Won gold at the America East Championships in the triple jump with a jump of 14.46m, his best of the season... Also at the conference meet, he earned tenth with a season best jump of 6.51m in the long jump.

Background: Transferred from Temple... In high school, he was a six time league champ in long jump and five time league champ in triple jump... He was the first freshman to ever qualify for states in the triple jump in New York state history... Earned First Team All-State honors twice in the long jump and five times in the triple jump... Earned All-American status in the triple jump... Was a two time New York state and New York federations champion.

Personal: Son of Martha and Dalton Johnson... Lists favorite food as jerk chicken and favorite movie as Remember the Titans... Majoring in media and communication studies.