Cody Johnson

Position Hurdles
Height 6'3''
Class Junior
Hometown El Paso, Texas
High School El Paso Franklin HS

CAREER RESULTS

Career Highlights
2019 Indoor Big 12 Champion (DMR)
2018 Academic All-Big 12 First Team

2019 OUTDOOR (Jr.)
Finished second in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 51.77 seconds and was a member of the third place 4×400-meter relay team that finished with a combined time of 3:10.64 at the Battle on the Bayou (4/6) … Recorded a wind-aided time of 14.38 seconds for a new personal best in the 110-meter hurdles, finished third in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 52.00 seconds and was a member of the second-place 4×400-meter relay team that finished with a combined time of 3:10.58 at the 92nd Kansas Relays (4/17-20) … Finished second in the 400-meter hurdles with a personal-best time of 50.73 seconds to become the No. 5 performer in KU history at the National Relay Championships (4/26-4/27).

2019 INDOOR (Jr.)
Recorded a personal-best time of 1:12.44 in the 600-yard run at the season-opening Bob Timmons Challenge (11/30) to place fourth and was a member of the third-place 4×400-meter relay team that posted a combined time of 3:21.68 … Posted a second place finish in the 600-yard run at the KU-KSU-WSU Triangular (1/18) with a time of 1:12.93 and helped the mixed 4×400-meter relay to a first place finish with a combined time of 3:29.57 … Finished with a personal-best time of 49.43 seconds in the 400-meter dash and was a member of the third-place 4×400-meter relay team that finished with a combined time of 3:13.17 at the Texas Tech Open (2/1-2/2) … Posted a personal-best mark of 49.13 seconds in the 400-meter dash at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-2/9) … Finished seventh in the 60-meter hurdle finals with a personal-best time of 8.24 seconds at the Arkansas Qualifier (2/15) … Posted a personal-best time in the 600-yard run prelims at the Big 12 Indoor Championship (2/22-2/23), clocking in with a time of 1:11.07 and was a member of the Big 12 Champion distance medley relay that finished with a combined time of 9:57.78 and was a member of the third place 4×400-meter relay team that clocked in with a combined time of 3:10.23.

2018 OUTDOOR (So.)
Qualified for the open 110-meter hurdle final at the Kansas Relays (4/18-21) with a wind-aided time of 14.72 seconds and went on to finish eighth in the final with a time of 15.00 seconds … Also placed third in the quadrangular 400-meter hurdles, finishing with a time of 52.92 … Recorded a career-best time of 52.39 seconds in the 400-meter hurdles at the National Relay Championships (4/27-28) to place 11th … Qualified for the final of the 110 and 400-meter hurdles at the Big 12 Championship (5/11-13), where he finished seventh and fifth, respectively, notching a career-best time in the 400-meter hurdles at 51.74 seconds … Finished 28th in the first round of the 400-meter hurdles at the NCAA West Preliminary (5/24-26) with a time of 51.84 seconds.

2018 INDOOR (So.)
Opened his season at the Mark Colligan Memorial (1/20) with a fourth-place finish in the 600-meter run with a time of 1:23.89 … Recorded a sixth-place finish in the 600-yard run at the Jayhawk Classic (1/25-26) with a time of 1:15.09 and was a member of the fourth-place 4×400-meter relay team that clocked in at 3:21.46. … Clocked a personal-best 400-meter time at the Rod McCravy Memorial (2/3) of 49.54 seconds.

2017 OUTDOOR (Fr.)
Competed at the USATF Junior Championships (6/22-24) where he placed 23rd in the 400-meter hurdles … Finished seventh in the 400-meter hurdles at the Big 12 Outdoor Track & Field Championship (5/12-14) with a time of 53.32 … Won the 400-meter hurdles at the Kansas Relays (4/19-22) with a time of 52.43 … Ran the 110-meter hurdles at the Ward Haylett Invite (5/6) and recorded a time of 14.72, good for second-place.

2017 INDOOR (Fr.)
Posted a third-place finish in the 400 meters at the Jayhawk Classic (1/26-27) with a time of 50.36 … Finished second at the Classic as part of the 4×400-meter relay team that finished with a time of 3:26.32 … Won his first race as a Jayhawk at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/2/16) as a part of the 4×400-meter relay team that finished with a time of 3:15.28.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-time letterwinner for Lennie Brooks’ Franklin Cougars … A four-time All-American … School record holder in the 110-meter hurdles (14.41) and the 300-meter hurdles (37.07) … Finished fifth in the 400-meter hurdles at the 2016 USATF Junior Championships with a time of 52.92 … Claimed the 2015 Region-1 6A 300-meter hurdle championship with a personal-best clocking of 37.07 … A two-time New Balance All-American in the 400-meter hurdles, finishing fifth in the event in 2016 with a time of 52.66 … Finished fourth in the 300-meter hurdles at the 2015 Great Southwest Classic after crossing the finish in 38.21.

PERSONAL
Son of Luther and Heidi Johnson … Has an older brother, Austin Askin … Brother, Austin, plays football for Eastern Illinois … Majoring in computer engineering.