Grand View’s Tim Johnson Overcomes Adversity to Become Volleyball Superstar

DES MOINES - Grand View volleyball is ranked #1 in the NAIA.  The Vikings have finished as National Runner-Up the last 2 seasons.

GV is led by Senior opposite hitter Tim Johnson, an All-American.

Johnson became a viral sensation last year because of his jumping ability, he boasts a 46 inch vertical, the same as Michael Jordan in his prime.

However, Johnson has battled adversity since he was young, he suffers from scoliosis, a condition that causes a curvature of the spine.  Doctors told Tim he would never play collegiate athletics, they were wrong.

Check out John Sears' story.