12 Merritt Johnson
12 Merritt Johnson
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Moline, Ill.
High School: Moline
Position: OH
m 28
k/s 1.61
h % .122
a/s 0.03
b/s 0.35
sa/s 0.18
d/s 0.55

2017 • SENIOR SEASON
Has played in 24 matches and 89 sets overall ... named to the UW-Oshkosh Classic (Oct. 6-7) All-Tournament Team ... recorded a career high seven blocks and had eight kills hitting .357 against Westminster (Sept. 1) ... tallied four digs and a career high five aces against Northland (Sept. 1) ... had eight kills, three digs, and two blocks against St. Norbert (Sept. 2) ... collected seven kills and a season high six digs against Coe (Sept. 2) ... recorded eight kills against Westminster (Sept. 8) ... hit .313 (6-1-16) with two digs against Nebraska Wesleyan (Sept. 8) ... collected seven kills and tied a season high with six digs against Buena Vista (Sept. 9) ... had three aces and a season high 11 kills against Cardinal Stritch (Sept. 16) ... recorded eight kills against Carroll (Sept. 30) ... hit .462 (8-2-13) and two blocks against Simpson (Oct. 6) ... provided 11 kills hitting a season high .526 (11-1-19) against Finlandia (Oct. 7) ... collected nine kills and hit .412 (9-2-17) against #17 St. Thomas (Oct. 7) ... had six kills and three digs against UW-La Crosse (Oct. 14)


2016 • JUNIOR SEASON


2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON


2014 • FRESHMEN SEASON


HIGH SCHOOL
First-Team All-Conference (2012 & 2013) ... named one of the top 50 players in Illinois (2013) ... member of the National Honor Society


PERSONAL
Parents are Sue and Jeff ... majoring in Health Promotion ... favorite thing about UW-Platteville are her Human Health Performance professors and classmates

 

 

Recent Games
Oct 7 vs. St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 3-0
Oct 10 at Wis.-Whitewater L, 3-0
Oct 14 Wis.-La Crosse L, 3-0
Oct 21 Finlandia W, 3-0
Oct 25 Wis.-Oshkosh L, 3-0
Oct 27 at Wis.-River Falls W, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 28 7
Sets 97 21
Kills 156 20
Kills per set 1.61 0.95
Errors 101 31
Total Attacks 452 95
Hitting Percentage .122 -.116
Assists 3 0
Assists per set 0.03 0.00
Service Aces 17 1
Service Errors 30 0
Service Aces per set 0.18 0.05
Reception Errors 10 0
Digs 53 10
Digs per set 0.55 0.48
Block Solo 1 1
Block Assist 33 6
Block Total 34 7
Blocks per set 0.35 0.33
Block Errors 3 1
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 190.5 25.0
Points per set 2.0 1.2
Matches started 23 6
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 vs. Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-1 1 4 8 3 14 .357 0 1 4 0 3 0 7 0 7 0 12.5
Sep 1 vs. Northland W, 3-0 1 3 4 2 8 .250 0 5 2 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 9.5
Sep 2 vs. St. Norbert W, 3-2 1 5 8 3 20 .250 0 0 7 2 3 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Sep 2 at Coe W, 3-1 - 4 7 2 23 .217 1 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 6 Loras W, 3-1 1 4 6 5 16 .063 0 0 3 1 2 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 8 vs. Westminster (Mo.) W, 3-1 1 4 8 5 25 .120 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Sep 8 at Neb. Wesleyan W, 3-1 1 4 6 1 16 .313 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 9 vs. Willamette L, 3-2 1 4 4 3 12 .083 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 9 vs. Buena Vista L, 3-1 1 4 7 5 22 .091 0 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Sep 12 at Cornell College L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 12 .083 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 2.5
Sep 15 Hamline W, 3-0 1 3 5 4 12 .083 0 3 3 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 8.0
Sep 16 Cardinal Stritch W, 3-2 1 5 11 7 32 .125 0 3 4 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 14.5
Sep 16 Augustana (Ill.) L, 3-0 1 3 4 3 18 .056 0 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Sep 20 at Wis.-Stout L, 3-2 - 5 7 11 33 -.121 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 2 0 8.5
Sep 23 vs. Manchester L, 3-0 - 3 7 6 19 .053 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Sep 23 at Franklin L, 3-1 - 4 7 3 17 .235 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 4 0 9.0
Sep 27 Wis.-Eau Claire L, 3-0 1 3 0 3 9 -.333 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 1.0
Sep 29 Wis.-Stevens Point L, 3-0 1 3 2 1 10 .100 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 30 at Carroll (Wis.) W, 3-2 - 5 8 5 25 .120 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 8.5
Sep 30 vs. Finlandia W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 vs. Simpson W, 3-0 1 3 8 2 13 .462 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 9.0
Oct 6 vs. St. Olaf L, 3-0 1 3 3 5 12 -.167 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 7 vs. Finlandia W, 3-1 1 4 11 1 19 .526 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 13.0
Oct 7 vs. St. Thomas (Minn.) L, 3-0 1 3 9 2 17 .412 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 9.0
Oct 10 at Wis.-Whitewater L, 3-0 1 3 3 6 13 -.231 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 3 0 5.5
Oct 14 Wis.-La Crosse L, 3-0 1 3 6 5 21 .048 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 21 Finlandia W, 3-0 1 1 3 2 5 .200 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3.5
Oct 25 Wis.-Oshkosh L, 3-0 1 3 2 3 7 -.143 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 27 at Wis.-River Falls W, 3-1 1 1 0 2 2 -1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 28 97 156 1.61 101 452 .122 3 0.03 17 0.18 53 0.55 1 33 34 0.35 190.5 2.0
Conference 7 21 20 0.95 31 95 -.116 0 0.00 1 0.05 10 0.48 1 6 7 0.33 25.0 1.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 28 39 1.39 33 130 .046 1 0.04 7 0.25 17 0.61 0 6 6 0.21 49.0 1.8
Away 8 29 40 1.38 31 141 .064 2 0.07 2 0.07 15 0.52 1 10 11 0.38 48.0 1.7
Neutral 11 40 77 1.93 37 181 .221 0 0.00 8 0.20 21 0.53 0 17 17 0.42 93.5 2.3
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Wins 14 50 93 1.86 44 230 .213 2 0.04 15 0.30 29 0.58 0 19 19 0.38 117.5 2.4
Losses 14 47 63 1.34 57 222 .027 1 0.02 2 0.04 24 0.51 1 14 15 0.32 73.0 1.6
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September 19 73 111 1.52 73 343 .111 2 0.03 15 0.21 46 0.63 1 24 25 0.34 139.0 1.9
October 9 24 45 1.88 28 109 .156 1 0.04 2 0.08 7 0.29 0 9 9 0.38 51.5 2.1