Allen Walker (Ath, Olive Branch, MS) - Olive Branch's rise the past two seasons can be attributed to a lot of factors. The Summers brothers get much of the publicity, but do not be fooled, Allen Walker has had as much of an impact as any player off of their squad."> Allen Walker (Ath, Olive Branch, MS) - Olive Branch's rise the past two seasons can be attributed to a lot of factors. The Summers brothers get much of the publicity, but do not be fooled, Allen Walker has had as much of an impact as any player off of their squad.">

Allen Walker talks about Ole Miss trip

<B><B><BR> <BR> </B><A HREF="http://scout.scout.com/a.z?s=177&p=8&cfg=null&c=1&nid=1772573">Allen Walker</A> </B>(Ath, Olive Branch, MS) - Olive Branch's rise the past two seasons can be attributed to a lot of factors. The Summers brothers get much of the publicity, but do not be fooled, Allen Walker has had as much of an impact as any player off of their squad.

Last season alone, Allen had nearly 500 yards receiving and 3 int's and 6 sacks on defense.

Walker visited the University of Mississippi, along with several of his teammates, this past Saturday. We called to see how his visit went.

The following information was revealed during our interview with Allen Walker:

What is your current height, weight, and forty time? "I am 6' 2", 200, and I run a 4.55 forty."

Which position are you being recruited to play on the next level? "They are not sure. They do not whether I need to play defense or offense. Most of the time, they just ask me where I feel the most comfortable."

Which is? "Anywhere really, but I enjoy playing WR more than any (other position)."

What are your strengths on the field? "Mostly my aggressiveness. When I am out there, I just play. I do not think about what I am doing, I just play."

What are your working on for the next level? "Grades, I am really concentrating on school."

What is your academic status? "I have about a 2.3 GPA, and I just took the ACT test in February. I am waiting on the results."

How long have you been starting for Olive Branch? "Since 9th grade."

Which positions have you played during this time frame? "I played WRthe whole time. On defense, I played a little cornerback, safety, defensive end, and a little linebacker."

What were your stats as a junior? "I had 25 catches for 480 yards and 8 TD's. I am not sure about defense. I know I had 2 or 3 picks at safety, and I am not sure how many total tackles I had. I had 5 or 6 sacks while I was playing defense end."

Any awards? "I was named 1st Team All-Region and 1st Team All-District."

What are your personal goals for your senior campaign? "Well, I want to at least get 36 catches for 800 plus yards of offense and at least 5 interceptions on defense."

Which schools are recruiting you the hardest right now? "Ole Miss, Auburn, and MSU."

Any early offers? "Not yet."

Which schools are you keeping a close eye on? "I want to look at Tennessee and LSU."

Going to any Jr Days? "I went to Ole Miss' Saturday. It was pretty straight."

Anybody accompany you? "My father came with me."

What did he think of Ole Miss? "I do not know. I really did not talk to him about it."

What did you learn about Ole Miss that maybe you did not know from before? "I got to know some of their coaches better. We talked about a lot of their academic courses and things like that."

Where are you going to camp at this summer? "We are going to Tennessee, Auburn, MSU, and Ole Miss. Then I am going to try and go to the Nike Camp at Ole Miss."




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