Stacy May Johnson

Position: 3B | Number: 5
Bats: Right | Throws: Right
Daye of Birth: 05/15/1984 | Height:

Resides:

Pro Experience:
6th Season: CHI (2006-2010, 2011, 2017-present)

College Experience:
Iowa

TRANSACTION HISTORY:
  • Initially drafted by the Chicago Bandits in the second round of the 2006 NPF Draft.
  • Re-signed with the Bandits ahead of the 2007 season after capturing the league's Rookie of the Year award.
  • Renewed her contract with the Bandits prior to each of the subsequent seasons through the 2010 campaign.
  • Retired from her playing days following the 2010 season with the Bandits and had her No. 5 jersey retired by the team.
  • Came out of retirement for the first time on Aug. 1, 2011, joining the Bandits for the postseason push.
  • Released by the Bandits on Jan. 23, 2012.
  • Came out of retirement for a second time on Feb. 24, 2017, joining the Bandits as a free agent infielder.
2011 SEASON (CHI):
  • After her initial retirement, joined the Bandits for the final month of the season with the team in a postseason position.
  • Captured her second Cowles Cup title and was an instrumental veteran in the locker room.
  • Used the final month of the season to cement herself among the NPF's all-time greats, finishing among the top five in career doubles and home runs.
2006-2010 SEASONS (CHI):
  • Earned Rookie of the Year honors in 2006.
  • Named a three-time All-NPF infielder with the Bandits.
  • Won her first NPF championship in 2008, also marking the first title in Bandits' franchise history.
  • Selected as the NPF's Player of the Year twice, the first coming in the 2008 season.
PERSONAL:
  • Married to Nathan Johnson.
  • Most recently served as an assistant softball coach at Purdue before departing from retirement for a second time and joining the Bandits.
  • Helped guide the United States National Team to consecutive gold medal finishes at the World Cup of Softball as well as a silver medal placing at the 2012 World Championships.
  • Also coached at Louisville and her alma mater Iowa between 2008-2014.

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