Professional basketball player in Europe, where he played and captained RSV Lahn-Dill for nine years where he won 8 German league championships – eight of nine German Cup crowns, including six times winning both crowns. Lahn-Dill also collected four Champions Cup championships in that stretch – including three straight triples from 2004 to 2006 – while reaching seven finals. He has 2 Gold Medals representing Canada in 2000 and 2004, along with one silver medal in 2008. Wait there’s more…one gold medal in the world championships in 2006…two bronze in 1998 and 2002. Won 3 consecutive national titles and MVP awards in 2001-2003 for Wheelchair Basketball League Open Finals with the Winnipeg Thunder . He has two National Collegiate Championships while at the University of WI Whitewater…oh by the way, he did this all from a wheelchair.
Joey gave me confidence that no else could have or would have. I get emotional but then again this guy is awesome who wouldn't. I sure hope I captured the emotion I had with this interview.
I am proud to introduce you to my friend Joey Johnson.