Gary West Side standout Jon Vea' Johnson has verbally committed to Toledo. The record setting wideout picked the Rockets over Central Michigan and Cincinnati.
Last season he caught 71 passes for 1412 yards and 23 touchdowns as the Cougars advanced to the sectional championship game. He also carried the ball times 18 times for a whopping 398 yards for the season.
In that sectional title game vs East Chicago Central Jon Vea' caught 14 passes for 331 yards and 4 scores.
He also finished 3rd in the 100 meter dash and 4th in the 200 meter dash at last season's IHSAA State Track Finals.
This season has also returned to the basketball court for the Cougars. He is averaging 8.6 points per game for the season.