Johnson Wins DC Touchdown Club College Football Player of the Week Honor Roll
WASHINGTON DC – Bowie State’s Ja’rome Johnson has been named to the DC Touchdown Club Washington Metro College Football Player of the Week honor roll, announced Tuesday afternoon.
The 6-foot-1 senior quarterback recovered from an ankle injury and completed 15 of 31 passes for 244 yards and two second-half touchdowns as the Bulldogs advanced to the quarterfinals of the Division II of the NCAA for the first time in school history with a 13-10 victory over Newberry.
The award marks the fourth time Johnson has been named to the DC Touchdown Club College Football Player of the Week honor list. The Washington, DC native was the only Bulldog to be named the DC Touchdown Club Washington Metro College Football Player of the Week in the regular season while Bowie State won a total of eight honor roll accolades between the second year. Jonathan ross (Waldorf, MD), Johnson and senior Calil wilkins (Temple Hills, Maryland).
About the Military Bowl Foundation
The Military Bowl Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that organizes premier events in the National Capital Region to benefit our country’s military. Originally created to create the region’s first-ever college football bowl game, the Foundation now not only manages the Military Bowl presented by Peraton, but also manages the DC Touchdown Club and Patriot point, a retreat for
recovering military personnel, their families and caregivers on Maryland’s east coast. The Foundation holds interesting events throughout the year to raise funds and educate members of the military service, which has a direct impact on those who give so much of themselves for the country.
About the DC Touchdown Club
The DC Touchdown Club honors the best footballers in the Washington metro area, with events throughout the year highlighted with an annual awards dinner. Managed by the Military Bowl Foundation, the club promotes football, hosts entertaining social events and generates significant philanthropic impact for Patriot Point. To learn more about the DC Touchdown Club, visit dctouchdownclub.com or follow DC Touchdown Club on Twitter and Instagram @DCTouchdownClub and like DC Touchdown Club on Facebook.
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