Avery Walls
Avery Walls

Player Profile

McDonough, GA

High School:
Eagle's Landing Christian HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 192



Prep Video Highlights

2011: Named the nation's No. 17 defensive back recruit and the No. 30 overall Pac-12 recruit by Athlon, as well as the No. 25 freshman defensive back according to Phil Steele ... enrolled early at Cal for the 2011 spring semester and practiced with the team during spring football workouts.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played in the prestigious U.S. Army All-American Bowl following his senior campaign and was the only Cal signee to play for the East squad ... listed among the nation's top safeties by ESPN (No. 6) and Rivals (No. 8), as well as the nation's best defensive backs according to SuperPrep (No. 46) ... ranked among the nation's top players overall according to ESPN (No. 68), Tom Lemming (No. 141) and Rivals (No. 159) ... No. 8 on Rivals national list of "top 10 headhunters" ... ranked as Georgia's No. 14 player overall according to Rivals and checked in at No. 16 on the SuperPrep list ... received four-plus stars from Tom Lemming, as well as four from ESPN and Rivals, and three by Scout ... picked up All-American honors from both SuperPrep and Prepstar ... made 55 tackles and picked off three passes defensively as a senior, while rushing for 434 yards and seven scores on 49 carries on the offensive side of the ball for an 11-1 squad that was a perfect 6-0 in conference games to win the A Region 5 South title ... named to the US Under-19 National Team by USA Football following his senior campaign and played in a game in February of 2011 against 45 of the world's best players outside the United States ... posted a strong statistical season defensively as a junior in 2009 at Union Grove High School, with 104 tackles, four interceptions, two forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries including one which he brought back for a touchdown... also previously attended Sandy Creek High School ... ESPN said "Walls is an explosive player who can cover the entire field. Simply a very good football player with a lot of natural ability" ... graduated from high school in three and a half years.

PERSONAL: Full name is Avery Joseph Walls ... born September 11, 1993 ... mother is Yvonne Sebastian ... major is undeclared.

LAST UPDATED: August 3, 2011