|High School:||Immokalee HS|
D'ERNEST JOHNSON'S CAREER HIGHS
Rushes: 10 (UConn, 2014)
Rushing yards: 41 (UConn, 2014)
Long rush: 10 (UConn, 2014)
Receptions: 3 (SMU, 2014)
Receiving yards: 39 (SMU, 2014)
Long reception: 24 (Houston, 2014)
2014: Saw action in all 12 games on the year and finished as the Bulls second-leading rusher with 46 carries for 150 yards (3.3 ypc)…also caught eight passes for 107 yards and a touchdown and returned eight kickoffs for 157 yards (19.6 ypr), with a 24-yard long…had 414 all-purpose yards…earned the nicknamed “Clutch” from Coach Taggart for his play late in games…had a season-best 41 yards on 10 carries in a rain-soaked win vs. UConn (9/19)…had a season-best three catches for 39 yards to go with 13 yards rushing in a 14-13 win at SMU (11/15)…had six carries for 33 yards and one, big 10-yard catch for a first down late in the game in a comeback win at Tulsa (10/18)…gained 34 yards on Bulls drive to ice the game…had two catches for 31 yards and rank six times for 14 yards vs. Houston (11/1)…had at least one carry in 11 games…lettered.
High School: Played for coach Richard Dombroski at Immokalee HS…ranked as a four-star recruit and among the top 200 of the Rivals250 by Rivals.com…two-time Naples Daily News All-Area first team (2012-13) and FACA honorable mention…ranked No. 28 in the 2014 Orlando Sentinel Florida Top 100…ran for 744 yards and five touchdowns and made 28 catches for 413 yards and three touchdowns as a senior…logged 1,332 all-purpose yards with 175 on returns including a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown…punted 27 times for 983 yards and a 60 yard punt…helped lead team to 9-3 record…posted 1,855 yards and 19 touchdowns rushing and 28 total touchdowns on his career…ranked No. 18 among running backs nationally and the 29th best prospect in Florida by Rivals.com…ran for 1,111 yards and 14 touchdowns as a junior while making 16 catches for 282 yards and four touchdowns…also recorded 47 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss and a sack on defense….2012 honorable mention all-state and first team all-conference pick…helped lead team to Class 5A state championship game…2011 honorable mention all-area…also received offers from Florida, Vanderbilt, Minnesota, Louisville, Georgia, North Carolina, West Virginia and Mississippi.