Athlete of the Week

CHAD JOHNSON

A freshman striker on the Gallaudet University men’s soccer team, Chad has been selected both team Rookie of The Year and Bison Rookie of the Year, encompassing all sports  for 2018-19. A former All-Western League and All-City performer at Palisades High, Chad earned NEAC Offensive Player of the Week honors in September and made the North Eastern Athletic Conference second team after top-25 rankings in several NCAA Division III categories. He was 21st in shots on goal per game (2.38), 28th in goals (14) and goals per game (0.88), 30th in points per game (2.0), 31st in shots per game (4.31) and 37th in points. To nominate your favorite Palisadian for Athlete of the Week, email sports@palipost.com.