Lily Johnson
17
Lily Johnson

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Wildwood, Mo.

High School:
Lafayette HS

Height:
5-11

Position:
Outside Hitter

12/17/2014

Lily Johnson Becomes MSU's Sixth Volleyball All-American

Freshman is third Bears' All-American in last five seasons

Background
• One of the most decorated high school players ever to sign with Missouri State
• Named to both the AVCA and PrepVolleyball All-America teams as a senior, as well as earning first-team Academic All-America and third-team club volleyball All-America honors from PrepVolleyball
• Also earned All-America distinction at the Girls' Junior National Championships in 2012 and 2014, helping her club to a fifth-place finish in 2014 at the USA Volleyball event
• Honored as the Missouri Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior
• Led Lafayette to three state championships during her career
• Piled up 398 kills her senior year (5.04/set) to go with 66 aces, 52 blocks and 270 digs while hitting nearly .500
• Earned All-America honors from Mizuno and PrepVolleyball following an outstanding junior season in which she led Lafayette with 257 kills, 261 digs and 51 aces while hitting .342
• Lafayette went 40-0 in matches and 80-0 in sets that season for a No. 2 national ranking according to PrepVolleyball
• Earned St. Louis Post Dispatch all-Metro Player of the Year honors in addition to first-team all-state, all-district, all-region, all-metro and all-conference accolades both her junior and senior seasons
• Johnson amassed 329 kills for a 3.83 per set average as a sophomore, including 62 in the state tournament and a championship-match record 24 in the final
• Second-team all-state pick as a sophomore

Personal
• Born June 7, 1996, in Chesterfield, Mo.
• Daughter of David and Maryellen Johnson
• Undecided on an academic major

Loading Volleyball Stats...
Loading Volleyball  Stats...

Official Store

    Watch Video