Leominster High School Athletic

WALL OF FAME

Richard Johnson – 2018

  • Leominster High School Graduate – Class of 1959
  • Earned Varsity Letters in Swimming and Baseball – 1957, 1958, 1959
  • Leominster HIgh School Head Swimming Coach – Boys, Girls, and Co-Ed
  • Coached 7 New England Champions in Individual Events & 4 Champions in Relay Events
  • Coached 9 Massachusetts State Champions in Individual Events and 3 Champions in Relays
  • Coached in 1970-1971 Undefeated Swim Team (Duel Meets)
  • Coached the 1969-1970 teams to a duel meet record of 11-1, earning a third place – Massachusetts State Finals

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  • 1969-1970 team went on to earn second place in the New England Interscholastic Swimming Championship Competition
  • Received the Leominster High School Coach’s Award for 30 years of Service, Dedication and Friendship
  • Awarded Dual Country League Coach of the Year and the Coaches Award for Multiple Contributions to League Swimming
  • Inducted into the Eastern Massachusetts Interscholastic Swimming Association Hall of Fame – receiving their Meritorious Service Award
  • Received the National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association Meritoious Service Award and 25 Year Service Award
  • 1968-1976 – Assistant Baseball Coach at Fitchburg State University
  • 2000-2010 Member of the Eastern Massachusetts Swim Officials Academy

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