“We were leaving New York to escape Winter Storm Juno and Coach Waugh called to touch base with me before we left. I told him then I was ready to commit. It’s so exciting to have this opportunity (at West Point). It’s really a relief to commit and have that pressure off to focus on other things. I’m going to relax now and work on getting my grades up as high as possible before I graduate.”
Known for his blazing speed, Walker has a personal best of 10.8 in the 100-meter dash and 4.4 speed in the 40-yard dash. His father, Greg, who accompanied him to West Point, was a defensive back at Syracuse from 1988-91. Walker will begin next summer at West Point Prep.