@DuqWBB Overseas Update: Jose-Ann Johnson
July 6, 2017
Former Duquesne center Jose-Ann Johnson completed her first season with the Visby Ladies of the Damligan League in Sweden.
Visby is located on the island of Gotland in the Baltic Sea, 130 miles south of Stockholm.
Johnson averaged 10.8 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. The 6-4 center recorded five double-doubles and had career-highs 22 points against Telge and 14 rebounds against Sallen. Her team-high 1.2 blocks per game was third-best in the Damligan League.
Johnson finished her senior season at Duquesne by becoming the all-time single-season shot block leader with 76, which was second in the Atlantic 10 Conference. The Brampton, Ontario native finished her career with 112 blocks which was sixth all-time in Duquesne history. She also led the team in rebounds, averaging 6.2 per game in 2014-15.
Johnson led the class of 2015 to 87 victories and four straight postseason appearances.