Johnny Lantz#44 Bats/Throws:
Position: G Ht.: 6-2 Wt.: 185
Hometown: West Palm Beach, Fla.
Previous School: Berean Christian HS
Eligibility: 2011-14 Major: Business Management
Born April 10th, 1992... Majoring in Business Management... Aspires to work in business or become a college coach... Chose PBA because he believes it is where God was leading him. Also to have the ability to play basketball and get a great education... Favorite verse is Proverbs 3:5-6... Favorite teams are the Duke Blue Devils, Miami Heat, and Miami Dolphins... Favorite athletes are Jimmer Fredette and J.J. Redick... Son of John and Lois Lantz... Has one sibling: Ryan.
Served as a reserve shooting guard off the bench as a senior... Concluded the season by appearing in 12 games including one start while averaging 4.5 minutes per ballgame... Shot 36.4-percent from the field and 14.3-percent from beyond the arc in limited duty... Scored nine points on the season including a season-high five points versus Trinity College of Florida on January 20th... Played a season-high 15 minutes versus Trinity College on January 20th.
Competed as a reserve guard and three-point specialist off the bench mostly with some spot starts mixed in... Played in 22 games while making six starting assignments and averaged 14.5 minutes per game... Shot 45.3-percent from the field, 37.9-percent from three-point range and 82.4-percent from the foul line... Averaged 6.1 points per game while adding in 1.0 rebounds and 0.6 assists per contest... Reached double-figures in points a total of seven times with a career-high of 18 points coming at Florida Tech on February 6th... Pulled down a season-high seven rebounds while playing a season-high of 47 minutes versus Georgia College on November 10th.
Served as a reserve guard off the bench who was counted on for three-point shooting... Played in 16 games while making two starts and playing an average of 6.4 minutes per game... Registered a 21.9 percent shooting percentage overall with a 20.7 percent mark from beyond the three-point arc and 50 percent from the foul line... Averaged 1.4 points per game while adding in 0.8 rebounds per game... Scored a season-high of five points versus St. Thomas University on December 17th, 2011.
Played his freshman season at Ave Maria University.
Attended Berean Christian High School where he played on the boy's basketball team for coaches John Lantz, Charles Howell, and Chad Snyder... Selected to the All-County 1st-Team by the Palm Beach Post as a junior... Finished second in the county in three-pointers made as a junior with 109... Honored as a McDonalds All-American nominee... Selected as the 2009 Berean High School Male Athlete of the Year... Member of the National Honor Society.