#Johnnie Walker

Year: Senior
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 175
Position: WR/CB/KR/PR
Hometown: Coto de Caza

Johnnie Walker has emerged as one of the Eagles top prospects for 2001 after a stellar junior campaign where he earned All-Serra league honors and Co-Special teams Player of the Year honors as he set school records for longest punt return (67 yards) and most kick return touchdowns in a season (2). He is the Eagle's fastest player and is expected to make an impact on offense, defense and special teams.

Player of the Game
Loyola - Special Teams
Honor Roll
2001 Team Captain
School Record - 40 yd. dash
All-Serra League 2nd Team
War Eagle
Speed Eagles, Iron Eagles, Power Eagles, Strength Eagles, 500, 800, 900 lb. Clubs


Johnnie started at both wide receiver and punt returner picking up six receptions for 89 yards, collecting 31 tackles and 2 fumble recoveries, registering six special teams tackles and returning punts for a 24.5-yard average with two touchdowns. Walker earned Player of the Game honors twice (Lakewood and A.B. Miller). In Week 11, against A.B Miller, Walker returned a punt 67 yards for a score breaking his own record of 60 yards set in Week 3. he also added four tackles and a reception for 20 yards. Johnnie collected a season high six tackles in the Servite, Mater Dei, Lakewood, Los Alamitos and Ayala games. Against Alemany in Week 7, Johnnie caught two passes including an 11-yard score. Against Mater Dei Walker caught two passes for 40 yards and returned a punt 24 yards. In the Lakewood game, Walker picked up six tackles and returned a punt 60-yards for a score to tie Billy Newman's school record, and in Week 2 he logged a 28-yard return vs. Los Alamitos.

Walker collected six tackles including a season high five at A.B. Miller He also added two receptions for 33 yards including a 25-yard catch at Carlsbad.

Walker set a school record in the 40-yard dash with a blazing time of 4.32 in early May. He has also registered times of 4.35 and 4.37. Johnnie looked great at the Nike Combine at San Diego State in April running a 4.47 40 and posting a vertical jump of 29". Walker has one of the top squats on the team at 375 pounds and has bench pressed 265 and power cleaned 250. He is 16th on the career fumble recoveries list, 40th in career receiving, 44th in career scoring and 68th in career tackles.