DB | 5-9 | 170|
247 ★★★ ESPN ★★★ Rivals ★★★★ Scout ★★★★
High School: Four-year letterman for head coach Thomas Wilcher at Cass Tech High School...Named team captain in 2016...Helped the Technicians to a perfect 14-0 record and the MHSAA Division I Championship in his senior season...Guided the Technicians to three city titles, four consecutive district and regional titles...Led Cass Tech to a 50-5 record in four seasons...Selected as a 2016 Army All-American...Had one tackle for the East squad in the Army All-American Game...Selected first-team USA Today All-State in 2016...Selected to the Detroit News All-State Dream Team as a senior...Named the captain of the Detroit Free Press All-Division I team in 2016...Named Associated Press All-State honorable mention as a specialist in 2016...Earned first-team All-Region, All-District and All-Conference honors in his senior year...Garnered second-team All-City and All-Conference accolades in his junior season...Earned back-to-back Cass Tech MVP honors in 2015 and 2016...Rated a four-star prospect by Rivals and Scout and a three-star prospect by 247Sports and ESPN...Ranked as the No. 18 player in Michigan and No. 78 cornerback in the country by ESPN...Rated as a the seventh-ranked player in Michigan and 34th-ranked cornerback in the country by 247Sports...Ranked as the No. 224 overall recruit by Rivals, as well as No. 4 prospect in Michigan and No. 18 in the country among cornerbacks...Rated No. 2 in Michigan, No. 3 in the Midwest and No. 37 overall among cornerbacks by Scout...Earned four varsity letters in track and field...Received All-State honors in the 4x100 in 2015 and 2016 and in the 4x200 in 2016.
Personal: Full name is Donovan Ivan Johnson...Son of Evangeline and Darryl Johnson...Has one brother, Darrell...Hobbies are football and track...Undecided on a major...Born April 8, 1999 in Livonia, Michigan.