14 Jamila Johnson
14 Jamila Johnson
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Greenville, S.C.
High School: St. Joseph's
Position: Outside Hitter

Junior Year (2017)
Appeared in 30 matches (all starts) in 2017…finished first on the team with 407 kills (3.77 k/s) and second on the team with 349 digs (3.23 d/s) while adding 23 assists, 19 aces and 25 blocks…put down a career-high 28 kills against Tennessee, good for 4th on Furman’s single-game kills list…turned in a career-high two solo blocks vs Chattanooga…tied a career-high with three service aces at Alabama…put down double-digit kills in all but five matches…turned in 20+ kills in four matches…turned in 16 double-doubles on the season…named to Georgia Tech Invitational, Liberty Invitational, Rocky Top Invitational, Bama Bash, and Southern Conference All-Tournament teams…named SoCon Player of the Month for October…named First Team All-Conference.

2017 Game-By-Game Summary

Sophomore Year (2016)
Appeared in 26 matches (17 starts) in 2016…finished fourth on the team with 178 kills (2.37 k/s) and 224 digs (2.99 d/s) while adding 10 assists, 12 aces, and 24 blocks…put down a career-high 19 kills vs Liberty…tallied a career-high 21 digs vs ETSU and turned in a career-high four blocks vs. The Citadel…turned in six double-doubles on the season…named to Wildcat Classic All-Tournament team…named to SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

2016 Game-By-Game Summary 

Freshman Year (2015)
Saw action in 22 matches for the Paladins as a freshman (63 sets, 5 starts)…named to SoCon All-Freshman team…put down 162 kills (2.57 k/s) and a .266 hitting percentage…twice recorded a career-high 17 kills, including hitting .516 (17 k – 1 e – 31 a) in Furman’s first round SoCon Tournament game vs. Mercer…hit .800 against Samford on Oct 23 (8 K – 10A)…hit .571 against Western Carolina on Oct 31 (17 K – 1 E – 28 A)…added 38 digs on the year, and 14 blocks….named SoCon Offensive Player of the Week (Nov.2) named to SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

2015 Game-By-Game Summary 

High School
Led St. Joseph's Catholic School to four-straight 1A State Championships…named the South Carolina Gatorade Player of the Year as a senior…named MaxPreps All-American, HSSR Class A Player of the Year, Region II-A Player of the Year, Region II-A All-Region, SCCAWS A Player of the Year, SCCAWS A All-State, 2A-1A North/South All-Star and team captain as a senior…member of St. Joseph's two-time Porter Gaud Championship team…named SCCAWS A Player of the Year, Class A Player of the Year (HSSR), Region II-A Player of the Year, SCCAWS A All-State, Region II-A All-Region and team captain as a junior…named Region II-A All-Region and to HSSR All-Rookie Team as a sophomore…member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Social Studies Honor Society, Student Academic Life Team and Letterman's Club…played for Club South, Axis Elite, Upward Stars and Magnum Volleyball club. 

Personal
Born Jamila Johnson in June 1997 to Robert and Devena in LaPorte, Indiana…majoring in biology.