LSHS wrestler Johnson takes second nationally
Brandon Johnson, a junior wrestler at Lake Stevens High School, traveled to Virginia Beach, Virginia to compete in the NHSCA National Wrestling Championships.
Johnson finished second in his weight class losing a close match 3-4 to Travis Gusan from Ohio.
The top eight finishers earn All-American honors and Johnson’s second place finish earned him his second All-American honor.
Johnson wrestles in the 285 pound weight class.
Johnson’s stats from the NHSCA Championships
• Brandon Johnson (WA) fall Jesse Lucero (CO) F 1:29
• Brandon Johnson (WA) fall Ryan Murtha (CT) fall 3:04
• Brandon Johnson (WA) Major Jerrad Nie Land (MN)10-0
• Brandon Johnson (WA) Dec Joe Bexley (GA) 2-1 ot
• Travis Gusan (OH) Dec Brandon Johnson (WA) 4-3