Cory Johnsen

Defensive Line Coach
Cory Johnsen will be entering his fourth season with the Storm coaching staff.

Cory boasts 10 years of indoor playing experience. Cory, an Aberdeen, SD native, originally came to the Sioux Falls Storm in 2006 and served as the Nose Tackle for 8 Championship seasons. Prior to playing for the Storm, he attended St. Cloud State University, a member of the NCC. Cory saw substantial playing time as a redshirt freshman, started 3 seasons for the team, and was 2nd Team All-NCC his Junior year, a season ending injury plagued his Senior season.

During Cory's 10 year career with the Storm, he has numerous All League honors, is the Storm's All-Time Sack leader, tied for 2nd for Career TFL's, tied for 1st for Career Forced Fumbles, ranks 4th for Career Blocked Kicks, and holds a Career Win-Loss record of 150-16. Cory was a 2017 IFL Hall of Fame Inductee.

Cory, his wife Nikki, and children Marley and Baker currently reside in Sioux Falls. Cory is the Sales & Marketing Manager for the SFSN Media.
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