Scout Ranking: ***
Scout Rank: No. 147 Offensive Tackle
Size: 6-7 260 Pounds
Hometown: Charlotte (NC)
School: Christian School
Projected Position At NC State: Offensive Tackle
Accolades: An all-state selection, Walton played defensive end and tackle for Charlotte Christian.
Commit Date: April 1, 2014
Recruiting Scene: One of NC State's first commitments, Walton was a major target for NC State early in the process. He picked the Wolfpack back in April over Marshall, Elon, and Kentucky.
Walton attends Charlotte Christian, a program that has produced several recent NC State signees.
Why NC State? "Basically, NC State is a perfect fit for me with my education, it's close to home, and there's already guys from my school going there.”
Picked NC State Over: Marshall, Elon, And Kentucky
Scouting Report: “Checking in at 6-foot-7 and 265 pounds, Walton has a lean frame, long arms, and very good feet... traits college coaches look for in offensive linemen. However, because he's relatively new to the sport, Walton is a work-in-progress.” Pack Pride Scouting Report