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Athletic Hall of Fame

Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston is a member of the Cedar Creek Class of 1977. He is the son of Mrs. Joann Johnston and the late Dr. Jerry Johnston; a Cedar Creek School Founding Family. Steve began his Cedar Creek journey when the school opened its doors the fall of 1970. During his high school years, he was elected as Class Handsome all four years, Most Athletic Senior, National Honor Society, a three-year member of Varsity Singers, Honor Roll. His senior year he was elected Head Boy and Mr. Cedar Creek. Head Boy is todays equivalent of Student Council President.

Steve’s exceptional athletic ability allowed him great success in multiple sports. His accomplishments include the following:


  • All District 1974, 1975, 1976
  • All State 1975 and 1976
  • Best Offensive Varsity Back 1974
  • Most Valuable Offensive Player of The Year for Private Schools in the State of Louisiana 1977
  • Named to the Cougars All Star Grid Squad 1974, 1975, 1976 & 1977

Career Scoring

  • Points – 362
  • Touch Downs – 58
  • PAT – 7
  • Points per Season – 90.5
  • Points per game – 7.9

Steve continues to hold the Cedar Creek Record for Career Rushing Yards

  • Carries – 721
  • Total Yards - 4,183
  • Yards per Carry – 5.8

In 1976 his season rushing record includes;

  • 1,848 yards in 294 carries with 144 points scored

Basketball - Played Varsity all four years

  • 2nd Team All District
  • Mr. Defense Award
  • LISA All-Tournament Team 1976
  • LISA All District AA Basketball Team
  • Most Assists in a Game - 13
  • Most Assists in a Season 148
  • State Champions 1976 & 1977
  • Mr. Hustle Award 1976 & 1977


State Champion 880 Yard Run 1974 & 1975
Ran the 440 Relay, 880 Yard Relay, Sprint Medley 1977

Steve earned his undergraduate degree from LA Tech and his medical degree from the LSU School of Medicine where he completed his Residency in Radiology and went on to complete a Fellowship at the University of Arkansas School of Medicine in Neuroradiology. Dr. Johnston practices at Radiology Associates West Pasco, Tampa, Fl. and Radiology Associates Venice and Englewood – Sarasota, FL.
Steve and his wife Kim have two daughters, Ayla – 17 and Elle – 15. We welcome the Johnston family and friends and congratulate you as an inaugural member of the Cedar Creek School Athletic Hall of Fame.
Congratulations Dr. Johnston.