Coral Johnson Hired as CN Women's Basketball Coach

Coral Johnson has been hired to take over Cardinal Newman's Women's Basketball program, as head coach. Coach Johnson has a diverse background of successful coaching experience, boasting more than 20 years of success at both the high school and club levels. Coach Johnson previously served as an assistant
coach in the program under previous head coach, Asia Dozier. He was a part of the 21-22 SCISA AAA State Championship team that finished with a 15-5 record.
Before coming to Cardinal Newman, he was the head Women's Basketball coach at A.C. Flora High School from 2017 to 2021; where his teams finished with a 46-38 overall record and made two Elite Eight playoff appearances. Coach Johnson was also a top assistant coach at Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School where the teams won nine region championships in a ten year span and finished as state runner-up three times, in 2008, 2013, and 2014 respectively.
Coach Johnson attended South Carolina State University where he majored in Business Management. He is currently pursuing a degree in Information Technology/Cybersecurity from the University of Phoenix. Coach Johnson and his wife Krystal have two children, Payton, and Avery. Join us as we welcome him into this new role!