Dynamo select VCU forward Jason Johnson with No. 13 pick in 2013 MLS SuperDraft
With the No. 13 in pick in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft, the Houston Dynamo selected Virginia Commonwealth University forward Jason Johnson. The 22-year-old Jamaican scored 28 goals and tallied 10 assists in his three-year career at VCU.
Johnson was named the Atlantic 10 Conference Offensive Player of the Year in 2012 after scoring 13 goals with six assists. VCU finished 12-3-5 his senior year and earned a No. 14 seed in the NCAA tournament. In addition to conference player of the year honors, Johnson was named to the NSCAA Mid-Atlantic All-Region First Team in 2012, after earning NSCAA Mid-Atlantic Region Third Team honors in 2011.
The Happy News, Jamaica native was a member of the Jamaican squad for Olympic qualifying and made his full international debut for the Reggae Boyz on Feb. 10, 2010 against Argentina.