Lewis Johnson
Lewis Johnson

Position:
Track & Field

Inducted:
1999


  • Originally joined the track and field team as a walk-on during his sophomore season and quickly blossomed into one of the team's top point-scorers, specializing in the 400 and 800 meter events.
  • Narrowly missed qualifying for the NCAA Championships as a junior in the 6t00 meters.
  • Team captain his junior and senior seasons.
  • Capped his career with an eighth place finish in the 800 at the 1987 NCAA Outdoor Championships, posting a time of 1:47.00 which still stands as a school record.
  • UC Athletic Hall of Fame 1999.