Manny Walker
Manny  Walker

RS Sophomore

Holly Hill, SC

High School:
Lake Marion

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 235



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2016 (True Freshman)

High School
Team captain at Lake Marion High ... Named to the USA Today High School Sports American Family Insurance ALL-USA South Carolina Football Team ... Led the state of South Carolina with 27 sacks in 2015 ... A consensus 3-star recruit and the No. 1 defensive end in South Carolina ... Ranked among the top 15 players in the state by Rivals, 247Sports and ESPN ... First team all-state by the High School Sports Report ... Tabbed as the No. 10 recruit in South Carolina by Saturday Down South ... Defensive Player of the Year by the Orangeburg Times & Democrat ... Named to MaxPrep's Small School All-America team ... Had 93 tackles including 83 solo stops as a senior ... Also blocked a punt ... Recorded 74 tackles and 13 sacks as a junior in 2014 ... Helped the Gators to a 9-4 record as a senior and a berth in the Lower State Championship game ... Runs the 100 meter hurdles in track and placed second in the state in the high jump as a junior ... Coached by Chris Carter at Lake Marion High ... Versatile player who saw action at defensive end and safety on defense and tackle, wide receiver and tight end on offense ... Has high-jumped 6'6" as a prep.

Grandson of Mattie and Morris Watson ... Born September 14, 1997.

Emmanuel Walker