SIU's most improved player since last spring...Looks to take over as SIU's starting third baseman this season.
2007: Made 23 starts at third...Scored seven runs, collected 13 hits and had one RBI...Posted a career-high two hits in SIU's last game of the season against Wichita State (5/24)...Scored twice versus Saint Louis (4/25)...Made 10 starts at the hot corner in Valley play.
Pre-SIU: Comes to SIU from Naperville Central High School...Was ranked 29th-best prospect in the state by Illinois Prep Baseball Magazine heading into his senior year...Two-time all-conference pick...Also earned all-area honors en route to helping lead his team to a state championship in his final prep season...Hit .300 as a sophomore, .375 as a junior and .380 as a senior.
Personal: Full name is Louis Charles Johanns...Pre-Major...Born October 20, 1987...Son of Fred and Linda Johanns.
Last Updated February 7, 2008
Lou Johann's Career Statistics at SIU