40 Gage Johnson
40 - Gage Johnson
Height: 6-4
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Monument, Colo.
High School: Lewis-Palmer
Position: LSM

Played in 11 games as a reserve defenseman … Was a frequent contributor to the man-down unit … Had six ground balls on the season … Helped the Vikings rank among top 20 nationally in scoring defense (10.27) and man-down defense (.698) … Had a pair of ground balls vs. Air Force (2/23). 

Played in all 14 games … Served as a team captain … Was often featured as a long-pole on the man-down unit … Posted five ground balls and three caused turnovers on the season … Had an assist, two caused turnovers and two ground balls at nationally ranked Robert Morris (4/14). 

Played in 13 of 14 games … Started five contests on defense … Collected 18 ground balls and caused six turnovers on season … Only committed two turnovers all season … Collected an assist after causing a turnover in an April 15 win … Started the season opener and picked up a ground ball Feb. 4 vs. Michigan … Tallied a season-high three ground balls on three occasions, including at No. 1 Denver … Caused two turnovers in Feb. 19 win. 

Pre-CSU Highlights
Was a two-time all-state selection … Also claimed two All-Pikes Peak Conference honors and was a two-year captain for the Rangers … Totaled 26 goals, 200 ground balls and over 50 caused turnovers in his career for the Rangers … Competed for the Colorado Thunderbolts for four years and Colorado Fire for two years on club circuit … Went 20-0 one season with Thunderbolts and won three tournament titles … Was a two-time Denver Shootout All-Star and also named a Pumpkin Shootout All-Star … Was also an all-conference selection in hockey. 

Son of Steve and Jackie Johnson … Born January 21, 1998 … Finance major … Was a member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes.