Johnson only Alaskan named to All-UMAC football team

November 21, 2016

Lincoln Johnson football

Lincoln Johnson

Greenville College defensive lineman Lincoln Johnson of Nikiski was voted to the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference all-star football team.

The 6-foot, 215-pound senior was named second team defense after the best season of his college career with the NCAA D3 school in Greenville, Illinois.

Johnson, of Nikiski High fame, recorded career highs in tackles [34], sacks [6.5], tackles for loss [12.5], forced fumbles [2] and recovered fumbles [3].

He was also the only Greenville player to receive an UMAC All-Sportsmanship award.

In 40 career games, Johnson finished with 106 tackles, 16 sacks and 24 tackles for a loss.