Jakari Johnson Bio
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  02/04/2014

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Named All-Conference and Region III All-California Community after leading the Rams in rushing, receiving and kick returns during his one season at Gavilan College … rushed for 734 yards on 129 carries and scored nine rushing TDs in nine games ... was a dynamic receiving threat, catching 50 passes for 723 yards and eight touchdowns … averaged 20.3 yards on 18 kickoff returns … also threw the football and was a perfect 5-for-5 for 136 yards and three touchdowns … had four games with more than 200 all-purpose yards, with a high of 296 (93 rushing, 138 receiving and 65 on returns) during the Rams’ 61-55 win over West Hills Coalinga … had a season-high 163 rushing yards in the 2013 season finale against Cabrillo, a 59-58 Gavilan victory.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Castlemont High School in Oakland, Calif., from 2008-09 … rushed for 1,205 yards and 12 touchdowns on 159 carries his senior season … also completed 12 of 33 passes for 173 yards and two TDs, and had three receptions for 104 yards and one score … a first-team All-Oakland League selection in 2009.