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Rachel Johnson
Rachel  Johnson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Southaven, Miss.

High School:
Lewisburg HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
OF

Experience:
2L

B-T:
L-R

02/06/2016

Black Tops Gold in Annual Fan Day Scrimmage

04/21/2015

Softball to Host No. 21 South Alabama in Final Midweek Game

Southern Miss hosts South Alabama in a single game on Wednesday.

04/20/2015

Cleary's Home Run Not Enough as Softball Edged

Southern Miss fell to Middle Tennessee 5-3 on Monday in series finale.

04/19/2015

Softball Splits Doubleheader with Middle Tennessee

Southern Miss claimed a 3-1 victory over Middle Tennessee before falling a 5-2 decision in the nightcap.

04/18/2015

Softball Set to Play Middle Tennessee

Southern Miss and Middle Tennessee will play a three-game C-USA series starting Sunday.

04/19/2015

Softball vs Middle TN - Game 1

Softball vs Middle TN - Game 1

02/14/2015

Softball vs Arkansas Pine Bluff

Softball vs Arkansas Pine Bluff

02/14/2015

Softball vs Houston Baptist

Softball vs Houston Baptist

05/04/2014

Softball vs FIU

Softball vs FIU

04/13/2014

UAB Edges Softball to Claim Series

Southern Miss fell 3-0 to rival UAB on Sunday afternoon.

2015 (Sophomore): Played in 43 games, making 21 starts on the year ... Started 10 of the last 12 games of the season ... Recorded a .226 batting average on the year, going 7-for-31 with 11 runs scored ... Added three walks and a hit by pitch for an on-base percentage of .314 ... Second on the team in games as a sub and third in stolen bases ... Registered a season-high two hits against Middle Tennessee, while also notching base hits against Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Houston Baptist, Ole Miss (2x) and Middle Tennessee ... Scored a season-best two runs against UAPB, while scoring against Houston Baptist, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Mississippi Valley State, Detroit, UTSA (2x), Alcorn and Middle Tennessee (2x) ... Stole bases against MVSU, UTSA, Ole Miss and Middle Tennessee.

2014 (Freshman): Played in 50 games as a rookie, making 38 starts ... Batted .182, finishing the year 8-for-44 with 12 runs scored, seven walks and two hit by pitch ... Second on the team with three sacrifice hits ... Third on the team in stolen bases ... Had a season-best two hits against Florida Atlantic and No. 5 Arizona State, while also registering hits against Arizona, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, UTSA and FIU ... Scored runs against North Dakota State, Ole Miss, Detroit, Texas, ULM, UTEP, Alcorn State, Middle Tennessee (2x), Florida Atlantic, Arkansas-Pine Bluff and Troy ... Stole bases against Ole Miss, Florida Atlantic and No. 5 Arizona State ... Had a season-best two walks against No. 13 Florida State with two hit by pitches against Ole Miss ... Recorded sacrifice bunts against Alcorn State, UTSA and No. 7 Alabama ... Made collegiate debut at Arizona, earning a start in the season opener.

High School: Lettered at Lewisburg High School in Olive Branch, Miss. ... Named All-Desoto County (First Team), Division 2-4A (First Team) as a senior, while being tabbed Division 2-4A (First Team) as a junior ... Awarded LHS Silver Slugger Award and Patriot Award ... Also played volleyball and basketball, while competing in cross country ... Placed first in District Meet, earning All-District honors and ninth in the State Meet to earn All-State honors in cross country ... Played travel ball with the Mississippi Shockers, Midsouth Fusion and Germantown Red Devils ... Helped 16U Germantown to second place finish in Nationals in 2012 ... Honor student and member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Full name is Rachel Elizabeth Johnson ... Daughter of Wanda and Glenn Johnson ... Has a younger sister, Claire ... Father Glenn played football at West Alabama ... Born on March 31 in New Orleans, La. ... Majoring in nursing.

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