NAME: Xavier Johnson
SCHOOL: Summit Country Day
GRADUATING YEAR: 2018
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Named 1st team all-state
HEIGHT: 6'2"-210 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Western Hills
PARENTS: Jeffrey & Juanita
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Dad
FUTURE GOAL: Use sports' ability to pay for college education
A multi-talented athlete, senior Xavier Johnson in football is a highly recruited four-year varsity starter who plays both offense at wide receiver and defense at cornerback
In his first four games this season, Xavier helped the Silver Knights to a 3-1 record, displaying his versatility with nine TDs, including five TDs receiving, two TDs rushing, one TD on a punt return and one on a kickoff return.
His junior year for the 7-4 MVC Scarlet runners-up, Xavier led the MVC in
receiving yards (919), receptions (51) and yards per game (91.9). He also
rushed for 517 yards, 3 TDs, and his school-record 99-yard kickoff return for a
TD in a win vs. Clark Montessori. The play was #4 nationally on MaxPreps' Top
10 Plays of the Week. On defense, Xavier had 35 tackles and 3 INTs (one
returned for a TD).
Xavier earned numerous honors last season, including being named 1st team all-MVC, 1st team all-city, 1st team SWO District and 1st team all-state Div. VI.
Xavier also plays basketball for the reigning MVC Scarlet champs (26-1) who were an undefeated 13-0 in league play. He averaged eight points a game and was named 2nd team all-MVC. He also ran track and played one year of lacrosse at SCD.
His favorite athlete is Odell Beckham Jr., favorite entertainer is Kevin Hart, favorite book is The Life We Bury, favorite movie is the Fast and Furious series and his most-like-to-meet is Kobe Bryant.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Xavier Johnson is a hard worker, strides to be the best, transcends what it means to be student athlete and serves his community to become an outstanding young man."
— Justin Isaacs, Football Coach
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