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Jana Johns
Jana  Johns

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Calhoun, Ga.

High School:
Calhoun

Height:
5-9

Position:
Infielder

Experience:
HS

HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letter-winner in both softball and basketball at Calhoun High … Tallied 224 RBI, 32 home runs and 69 doubles in her high school career for the Yellow Jackets … Gained the 2015 and 2016 Georgia Dugout Club’s AAA Player of the Year honor after posting 19 home runs and 78 RBI during her senior campaign … Hit .520 and added 15 doubles in her senior year, also claiming the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Class AAA Player of the Year award … Hit .529 with 28 doubles and 64 RBI as a junior … Won three straight state titles and finished runner up in 2016 … Set new Georgia state records with 78 RBI, while her 28 doubles and 19 home runs in separate years set new Calhoun records … Also named Region 6 AAA Player of the Year in 2016 as well as all-county player of the year honors by the Rome News-Tribune … Recognized on the American Family Insurance All-USA Second Team after her junior season … Also Best of Preps by the Chattanooga Times Free Press for her final two years … In basketball, she earned first-team all-state accolades and was named the Region 6 AAA Player of the Year … Scored over 1,000 points, breaking Calhoun’s single-season scoring record … In track, she owns the school record for pole vault as well … The Georgia Player of the Game in both basketball and softball in the Georgia/Tennessee All-Star game … The Chattanooga Time Free Press Female Athlete of the Year for 2016-17 … Played with the Atlanta Vipers travel-ball group … Member of the Beta club and the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Jana Hope Johns is the daughter of Ian Johns and Erin Phillips … Has five siblings: Jaide, Anna, Jace, Blair and Jack … Says hitting the game-winning home run in the 2015 state championship final is her biggest athletic thrill … Majoring in sport and entertainment management.

Jana Johns
 

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