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Bryant Johnson

Full name: Bryant O. Johnson
Gender: Male
Height: 6-6.5 (200 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: October 7, 1959 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Handball

Biography

Bryant Johnson was a highly recruited basketball player in high school, being named MVP of the McDonald’s Capital Classic as a senior. He ended up on basketball scholarship at The Ohio State University, but academic difficulties limited his playing time. As a senior he saw more playing time, and persevered in the classroom, graduating with a degree in communications. After college he stayed active in sports by joining the US National handball team, making the 1988 Olympic team after being named an alternate in 1984. Johnson settled near Tampa, Florida where he served as the Neighborhood Relations Executive Manager for Hillsborough County, responsible for the Citizen Action Center and Office of Neighborhood Relations. He also taught a course on the history of the Olympics at the University of Tampa.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Handball Men's Handball United States USA 12

Men's Handball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Handball United States USA Final Round Match 11/12 2 1988-09-30 JPN 24, USA 21 1
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Handball United States USA Group A Match #3 2 1988-09-20 ISL 22, USA 15 0
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Handball United States USA Group A Match #4 2 1988-09-22 YUG 31, USA 23 3
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Handball United States USA Group A Match #9 2 1988-09-24 URS 26, USA 14 1
1988 Summer 28 Seoul Handball United States USA Group A Match #11 2 1988-09-26 SWE 26, USA 12 1
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