By: Burke Granger
Cooper Johnson – C – Carmel Catholic (Ill.). 6’0″ 200. Bats: Right. Throws: Right. College Commitment: Mississippi
Scouted: Prep Baseball Report’s Super 60, McCook (Ill.). February 7, 2016.
A veteran of the showcase circuit, Cooper Johnson entered the year as the 22nd ranked high school player by Baseball America, while landing at 27 on D1Baseball‘s list. With a muscular 6’0″ 200 lb frame and donning a gold plated catching mask in the resembling a Notre Dame football helmet, Johnson stands out even before he picks up a bat or ball.