Neil Johnson is the head instructor for the Wrestling program at Disciple MMA Academy. Coach Neil has seventeen years of competitive wrestling experience. He wrestled at Stonewall Jackson High school where he was a two time Regional Champion and placed 1st and 3rd at the Virginia AAA State Championship. He finished his High school wrestling career with an overall record of 102 victories with only 18 defeats.
Coach Neil then got a full Athletic Scholarship to George Mason University where he started all four years and in 1999 was a Division One National Qualifier. Coach Neil finished out his college wrestling career with a record of 85-38. Along with being an instructor at Disciple MMA, Neil is also a high-level professional mixed martial artist, known for his relentless ground n’ pound and non-stop action.