Tanner Johnston Named 13wmaz Athlete of the Week

MACON, Ga. – First Presbyterian Day School senior catcher Tanner Johnston has been named the 13wmaz Athlete of the Week for the week of March 3-9.

The righty has propelled the Viking baseball team to an 8-0 start including a perfect 2-0 region record.

Johnston is hitting .389 this season with a .633 OBP. He also leads the team in walks with 11.

The video can be viewed at the following link: Tanner Johnston Athlete of the Week

The baseball team hits the diamond again on Friday, March 15, traveling to Lincoln County for a region doubleheader starting at 4:00 p.m.

The First Presbyterian Day School Department of Athletics, home to multiple region and state championships in both the GISA and GHSA, strives to build the student athlete both in the playing arena and the classroom while continuing to educate and equip students to change the world for God’s glory. Now a member of the GHSA, the Vikings have continued to provide FPD athletes, coaches, fans and spectators a positive, Christian environment on a daily basis. For more information, visit and sign up for up-to-the-minute news and scores by visiting