12 - Edmund Walkley
Edmund Walkley
Height: 6-6
Weight: 210
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Glenbrook, Australia
High School: Blue Mountains HS
Position: OH

As a sophomore (2011): Played in 21 matches, including 16 starts…Tallied 63 kills and 39 digs…Recorded six kills and a .312 hitting percentage against Lewis (Jan. 15)…Posted seven kills hit .500 against Carthage (Jan. 28)…Season-high nine kills against Washington Adventist (Feb. 27) to go along with a .571 hitting percentage…Tallied nine kills and a .500 hitting percentage against Limestone (Mar. 14).

As a freshman (2010): Played in 16 matches…Recorded 107 kills, averaging 1.95 per set, to go along with 22 blocks and 16 digs…Tallied at least seven kills on nine occasions…Posted 11 kills against King (Feb.23)…Back-to-back 11-kill performances against Grand Canyon (Mar. 19 and 20)…Season-high 12 kills against Quincy (Apr. 11).

High School: Graduated from Blue Mountains Grammar School in Valley Heights, North South Wales, Australia…Coached by Patricia Gintowt.

Personal: Born on Aug. 6, 1989 in Camperdown, North South Wales, Australia…Son of Max and Elizabeth Walkley…Has one sister, Amelia…Majoring in psychology with a minor in English.

More about Edmund: Favorite book: “On The Road”…Favorite midnight snack: Taco Bell…Favorite movie: “Blues Brothers”…Favorite musical artist: Paddy Brennan…Favorite sports team: Australian Wallabies rugby…Favorite athletes: Former professional cricket players Patrick Brennan, Andrew Comensoli, Emlyn Dodd, and Chris Asboth…People Edmund most admires: His parents…When Edmund was a kid, he tried to be like: Pete Sampras, former U.S. National Tennis player…When people first meet Edmund, they think: He is a top bloke.