March 28, 2023

Change One Life, Improve A Community!

"Changing Lives and Improving Communities Since 2014"

DITR: Jacob Johnson

Jacob Johnson is a class of 2023 guard for Catholic High School. He maintains a 3.0 GPA and has a list of achievements including 2nd Team All-District offensive guard. He also helped the CHS Bears win back-to-back LHSAA D1 State championships during his 2020 and 2021 years. Jacob is also a discus thrower and is in the top 3 for the Louisiana region 2. Jacob benches 335, squats 500, and deadlifts 535 pounds. During his last season he had 55 pancakes. He is a very strong player using that to his advantage when blocking for his teammates.


Tell me a little bit about yourself.

J: I’m from New Orleans, Louisiana. I like working with classic cars if I’m not playing football and I throw discus. 

What made you play football?

J: I used to be very hyper and my parents put me in football. I didn’t get in trouble hitting other people and I liked it.

What are some things you do to get into your zone before a game?

J: Before games I like to be calm. I like to take naps and I listen to jazz. I don’t like to be too hyper before games.

What is something you’ve learned in football that you’ve been able to apply in everyday life?

J: Never quitting and putting your all into everything and just to enjoy everything you have.

What is an academic and athletic goal you have set for this year?

J: I want to get all A’s and B’s. Athletically, I want to be on of the strongest on my team. I also want to make all-district and win a championship.

What is something that keeps you motivated?

J: My parents. They always push me to do better. When they see me slacking they push me. They’re my number one supporters with everything I do.

What are you most excited for when you think about your future in football?

J: College and making connections through football. I just want to be able to play on the field

What do you want people to know about you? In everyday life or as an athlete?

J: The toughness and grit that I play with on the field. Also the love and passion I have for everything I do including football. I’m happy on and off the field and nothing can bring me down. 

Subscribe to our email list. Your contact info will not be sold nor given to anyone. You can unsubscribe at anytime.

* indicates required
Email Adrress
College Coach, High School Coach, Athlete, Fan

%d bloggers like this: