Casey Johnson

#99 Casey Johnson | Defensive Line

Height: 6-1

Year: Freshman

Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb.

Previous School: Battle Creek HS

Major: Agribusiness

High School
Lettered all four years (three-year starter) as a prep at Battle Creek High School under head coach Andrew Carlson ... twice earned both first team all-district and honorable mention all-state recognition ... played in the first Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic in June 2013 ... lettered four years in wrestling ... qualified for the state championships three times as a wrestler with his highest finish of fourth place coming as a senior ... won both a Mid-State Conference title and a district title in wrestling ... lettered all four years in track and field ... won a district title in the shot put and qualified for state twice ... four-year drama letterwinner ... member of Trailblazer program (to inspire young students to make good choices), Battle Creek High School Athletic Director's Sportsmanship Council and National Honor Society ... named homecoming king.

Son of Richard and Kathy Johnson ... born in Omaha, Neb., on June 27, 1994 ... has an older brother, Nolan ... enjoys farming, fishing, theatre and four-wheeling ... member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Norfolk, Neb.