Carter Johnson
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Carter  Johnson
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Gimli, Manitoba

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 207

Position:
Forward

Juniors Team:
Corpus Christi/NAHL

2016-17
Skated in 35 of 36 games … placed on the NCHC Academic All-Conference Team … dished out three assists for all of his points … recorded an assist on opening night at Providence (10/7) … assisted on the game-winning goal in overtime against Bowling Green (10/28) … final assist came against Omaha (11/12) … finished +1 twice.

Before Miami

Finished second on the Corpus Christi IceRays with 37 points (16g, 21a) in 57 games during his first season in the NAHL in 2015-16 … his 16 goals led the IceRays … spent the previous two full seasons with the Swan Valley Stampeders of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League, where he notched 85 points (36g, 49a) in 122 games, including a career-best 45 (17g, 28a) during the 2014-15 campaign … earned MJHL Rookie All-Star Team honors during the 2013-14 season … participated in the CJHL Prospects Game in 2013 … named best forward and a member of the Boston Pre-Draft All-Tournament Team in 2014 … landed on the WJAC Canada West tryout roster in 2013 … earned four letters in volleyball and badminton at Gimli High School, serving as team captain of the volleyball team … named his high school’s athlete of the year in 2012 … graduated with distinction and landed on the honor roll.

Personal
Born Oct. 4, 1995 … son of Pam and Bryan Johnson … grandfather, Bob Leiter, spent 14 years in the NHL playing for the Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins and Atlanta Flames … began skating on frozen ponds at age two and played organized hockey since he was seven years old … enjoys reading, golfing, fishing, baseball and street hockey.