Scout.com: What were your stats/honors from last season?
Jarison Johnson: "First team all region, first team all Tribune and
honorable mention all state."
What is your official height and
What is your greatest
"Probably running a 96 yard touchdown back in the
playoffs in Pop Warner to win the game."
What are your goals for
the upcoming season?
"2000 yards and 29 TDs."
are you preparing for the upcoming season? Will you attend any camps this
"I am going to a combine at the end of April, then one
for CSA in July, an all day ASU camp and a three day Colorado St. camp."
What aspect of your game have you really worked hard to improve?
What area would you like to keep improving on?
"I have worked
on my feet and quickness. I want to keep improving on that same aspect
Who are some of your teammates that people need to watch
"Kolten Molina, Sean Parsons and Taylor Perkins."
Name one teammate you really respect and
"A teammate I really respect is Kolten Molina
because he is always working hard with me."
What are your goals
regarding playing football in college?
"My goals are to be one of
the top backs in my region/conference and a Heisman candidate."
Who is currently recruiting you? Do you have any offers
"I have just been getting a lot of letters basically from
the Northwest and East region, central region. and the Eastern region but no
Would you consider staying in state to play in
"Yes I would consider it."
your top 5 college choices be?
"UCLA, Texas, Florida St., Oregon
Name one opponent who you really respect and
"I respect everyone who goes out and puts in the time and
What other sports do you play?
basketball and track."
What are your best max lifts in the
bench, squat, power clean and 40 yard dash?
power clean-255 and my forty is a 4.43."
How do you think your
coach would describe you as a player?
"As a well-rounded hard
working player and a leader."
What are your strengths and
weaknesses as a player?
"My strengths are being able to help out a
team with my strength, speed and quickness. My weakness is probably my
size but that will come."
Who is your favorite athlete and why?
"Ladainian Tomlinson because he is the best running back in
the NFL and someday that's were I want to be."
What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
"Put God first."
Tell us what can we expect from
your team this season?
"You can expect us to not drop out of the
playoffs and be a hard hitting, quick team who will be in state."
What can a college program expect from you as a
"I am a student athlete. I do awesome on the field and
work hard in school."
What is your GPA and SAT/ACT score?
"My GPA is 3.6 and I got a 1222 on my SATs."
What will the main factors be when you choose a school?
"Probably. playing time and a good program."
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