Pinellas Athlete of the Week

Chris Johnson

Dunedin H.S.

Baseball/Senior

THIS WEEK’S FEATS:

Johnson went 1-for-3 and drove in two of Dunedin’s four runs during the Falcons’ 4-0 Class 6A region final win over Cape Coral Mariner. The senior went 1-for-2 with two walks, two stolen bases and scored twice in the region semifinal win over Lake Wales.

SEASON STATS:

Johnson’s batting .263 with 18 RBI, 23 runs scored, three home runs, six triples, five doubles and 20 stolen bases.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

Johnson is one of 11 seniors on this year’s roster. The Falcons have played in five straight region finals and are making their second trip to states in three years. The 2017 Class 6A state semifinal ended with a 7-0 loss to Jesuit. Dunedin takes on Lynn Haven Mosley at 10 a.m., Friday.