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Mykala Walker
Mykala Walker

Hometown:
Duluth, Ga.

High School:
Duluth

Height:
6-0

Position:
Forward

Graduated:
May, 2013

05/21/2013

Demon Deacons Earn Their Degrees

A total of 71 Wake Forest student-athletes received their degrees on Monday

04/29/2013

Wake Forest Hosts Inaugural Black and Golden Globes

Demon Deacon student-athletes hand out year-end awards to their peers

04/15/2013

2012-13 Women's Basketball Season In Review

2012-13: The Start and The End of Generations

02/13/2013

Women's Basketball Gameday -- Wake Forest vs. North Carolina

Deacs Head To Chapel Hill On Valentines Day

02/10/2013

Deacs Clip Boston College 61-59 Behind Hamby's 22 Points

Mykala Walker's block at the buzzer sealed the win for Wake Forest

02/17/2013

Wake Forest vs. No. 5 Duke - AP Photos

Wake Forest vs. No. 5 Duke - AP Photos

03/02/2012

Wake Forest vs. No. 7 Miami - AP Photo Gallery

Wake Forest vs. No. 7 Miami - AP Photo Gallery

01/26/2012

Wake Forest vs. No. 10 Miami

Wake Forest vs. No. 10 Miami

01/19/2012

Wake Forest vs. No. 8 Maryland - AP Photo Gallery

Wake Forest vs. No. 8 Maryland - AP Photo Gallery


2012-13 Highlights
Was the team's "sixth man" ... Played in 30 of the 32 games and made two starts ... Averaged 4.6 points and 3.9 rebounds in an average of 18 minutes per game ... Shot a team-best 82.5 percent from the foul line ... Notched her third-career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds against Kansas ... Pulled down 10 rebounds against Florida A&M ... Had a career-high five steals and tied a career-high with three blocked shots against Nevada ... Also had six points, five rebounds and three assists against Nevada ... Scored all of her season-high 15 points in the second half against Miami.

2012-13 Game-by-Game
Had a solid game with four points, three rebounds and three steals in the season-opening victory over Coppin State (11/11) ... Grabbed five rebounds and blocked her first shot of the season in the win over UNC Wilmington (11/14) ... Notched her third-career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds against Kansas (11/18) ... Grabbed nine rebounds to go along with two points in the loss to No. 2 Connecticut (11/22) ... Scored six points and dished-out three assists against Purdue (11/23) ... Notched two points and three rebounds against Marist (11/24) ... Made her lone shot attempt and finished with four points, one assist and one block in the win over Charleston Southern (12/1) ... Tied a season-high with 10 rebounds to go along with seven points and three assists against Florida A&M (12/4) ... Scored seven points and matched her season-high with three steals in the win over Seton Hall (12/8) ... Was hampered by foul trouble and scored just one point while grabbing three rebounds at Virginia Tech (12/22) ... Grabbed three rebounds and had a pair of steals against Campbell (12/29) ... Had a solid all-around game against Nevada (12/31), scoring six points, grabbing five rebounds, nabbing a career-best five steals, blocking a career-best tying three shots and dishing-out a season-best tying three assists ... Grabbed four rebounds and had two steals in the win at Florida State (1/10) ... Scored three points and blocked one shot against Duke (1/13) ... Totalled four points and three rebounds in the loss to Clemson (1/17) ... Was 2-of-2 from the floor and 4-of-4 from the foul line for eight points in the win at Boston College (1/20) ... Scored all of her season-high 15 points in the second half against Miami (1/24) and also grabbed six rebounds ... Had two points, two rebounds and one steal against Virginia (1/27) ... Was 4-of-8 from the floor and 4-of-4 from the foul line to finish with 12 points and three rebounds in the overtime loss at Georgia Tech (1/31) ... Grabbed five rebounds and scored four points at NC State (2/3) ... Scored four points and grabbed three rebounds in her first start of the season against Maryland (2/8) ... Was 2-of-2 from the floor and hauled-in three rebounds and two steals in the win over Boston College (2/10) ... Scored eight points and grabbed three rebounds at North Carolina (2/14) ... Had a solid game at Duke (2/17), making both of her shot attempts, grabbing four rebounds and blocking a pair of shots ... Scored two points and grabbed a pair of rebounds against Georgia Tech (2/21) ... Finished with seven points and four rebounds in the overtime win at Virginia (2/25) ... Had five points and three rebounds on her senior night against Virginia Tech (2/28) ... Grabbed three rebounds and had one steal in the loss at Maryland (3/3) ... Scored five points and pulled-down nine rebounds in the ACC Tournament win over Georgia Tech (3/7) ... Finished with four points and two rebounds before fouling out against Maryland (3/8).

2011-12 Season Highlights
Played in 32 of the 34 games and made 21 starts ... Averaged 5.0 points per game and was third on the team with 4.8 rebounds per contest ... Had a total of 17 blocks and 41 steals ... Dished-out a career-high four assists and played a team-high 30 minutes in the loss to Kansas ... Scored nine points and grabbed five rebounds in the win over Mercer ... Reached double-figures for the first time with 10 points against Jacksonville. Also had a career-high four steals against the Dolphins ... Grabbed a then season-high seven rebounds against Howard, while going a perfect 4-for-4 from the line ... Had a career night at SMU, recording her first career double-double with career highs of 16 points and 11 rebounds ... Recorded a career-high three blocks against Duke. Also made her first three-pointer of the season against the Blue Devils ... Notched the second double-double of her career against NC State with 14 points and 10 rebounds ...Tied her career-high with four steals in the narrow loss to North Carolina.

2011-12 Game-by-Game
Opened the year with a four-point, two-rebound effort in the win over Monmouth (11/15) ... Played just 15 minutes and grabbed two rebounds against Coppin State (11/18) ... Dished-out a career-high four assists to go along with four points against Kansas (11/20) ... Scored nine points and grabbed five rebounds in the win over Mercer (11/23) ... Also notched five rebounds and 10 points in the win over Jacksonville (11/25) ... Had five points in 14 minutes of action against Minnesota (12/1) ... Played 26 minutes and pulled-down six rebounds in the road victory at Seton Hall (12/4) ... Dished-out two assists and had five points and four boards against Radford ... Played only 11 minutes and finished with four points against Delaware (12/11) ... Went a perfect 4-for-4 from the free throw line to go along with seven rebounds against Howard (12/18) ... Had a career night in the win over SMU (12/21), finishing with her first career double-double with career-highs of 16 points and 11 rebounds ... She accomplished her first double-double in limited action as was hampered by foul trouble and eventually fouled-out ... Grabbed six boards and had four points in the win over Maryland-Eastern Shore (12/29) ... Had eight points, two steals and five rebounds against Davidson (12/31) ... Recorded a career-high three blocks to go along with five points and five rebounds against Duke (1/6) ... Also made her first three-pointer of the season against the Blue Devils ... Grabbed four rebounds and had two points, two steals and two assists in the win over Boston College (1/8) ... Made her second three-pointer of the season and finished with five points and five rebounds against Georgia Tech (1/12) ... Notched her second career double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds, both team-highs, against NC State (1/16) ... Grabbed a team-high nine rebounds and scored six points in the loss at Maryland (1/19) ... Was 3-of-3 from the floor and pulled-down four rebounds in the win over Clemson (1/22) ... Grabbed five rebounds and had two steals at Miami (1/26) ... Tied her career-high with four steals to go along with six points and five rebounds against North Carolina (1/29) ... Returned to the floor and scored eight points while also pulling-down four rebounds in the win over Florida State (2/9) ... Had one point and one rebound at NC State (2/12) ... Played 14 minutes and grabbed two rebounds in the loss to Georgia Tech (2/16) ... Tied a season-high with six offensive rebounds in the win at Clemson (2/19) ... Scored four points in a season-high 31 minutes against Virginia (2/24) ... Had six points, five rebounds and two blocks in the regular season finale against Virginia Tech (2/26) ... Scored six points and grabbed two rebounds in the ACC Tournament win over Virginia Tech (3/1) ... Tied career-highs with four assists and three blocks in the victory over Miami (3/2) ... Led the team with nine rebounds to go along with four points and two steals in the semifinal loss to Maryland (3/3) ... Grabbed five rebounds, scored four points and had a team-high two blocks in the win over Charlotte (3/15) in the WNIT ... Scored four points and had five rebounds in the season-ending loss at James Madison (3/18).

2010-11 (Sophomore)
Had a solid sophomore campaign ... Played in 30 of the 32 games and made 20 starts ... Started 18 of the final 19 games of the season ... Averaged 4.7 points and 4.2 rebounds per game ... Scored in double-figures twice and was one of five players on the team record 10 or more rebounds in a game ... Led the team in rebounding three times ... Shot over 41 percent from the floor and over 34 percent from three-point range ... Averaged 19 minutes per game ... Grabbed 7 rebounds and had three steals in the season-opener against NC Central (Nov. 14) ... Had four points and three rebounds in the win over SC State (Nov. 18) ... Scored two points and grabbed one rebound in four minutes against Butler (Nov. 26) ... Totaled seven points and two rebounds in 14 minutes of action at No. 16 Notre Dame (Nov. 27) ... Tied a career-high by playing 22 minutes against IUPUI (Nov. 24) ... Finished the game with six points and four rebounds ... Started her first game of the season at Michigan (Dec. 1) but picked up two quick fouls and played just five minutes ... Scored four points and grabbed five rebounds in a career-high 24 minutes at South Florida (Dec. 14) ... Grabbed five rebounds in just six minutes of action at Jacksonville (Dec. 17) ... Had one rebound and dished out one assist in the win over UMES (Dec. 20) ... Scored two points and tied a career-high with three steals against Furman (Dec. 22) ... Played a solid game against Appalachian State (Dec. 29), finishing with five points and tying a career-high with seven rebounds, including six on the offensive end ... Also blocked her first shot of the season against the Mountaineers ... Started her third game of the season and played 25 minutes against Princeton (Dec. 31) ... Finished with a season-high 10 points on 5-of-6 shooting to go along with five rebounds and one assist against the Tigers ... Started for the second-straight game against SMU (Jan. 3) and finished with five rebounds and one steal ... Tied a career-high with two blocks in a career-high 26 minutes against Hampton (Jan. 6) ... Also finished with nine points and tied a career-high with seven rebounds against the Pirates ... Led the team with seven rebounds to go along with nine points at NC State (Jan. 10) ... Was 3-of-4 from the floor and finished with six points in the win over Virginia Tech (Jan. 13) ... Played a solid game against Georgia Tech (Jan. 17), setting new career-highs with nine rebounds, two assists and 27 minutes of action to go along with tying a career-high with two blocks ... Also finished with seven points against the Yellow Jackets ... Scored four points and grabbed three rebounds in just 12 minutes of action at North Carolina (Jan. 20) ... Was marred by foul trouble in the second half against Clemson (Jan. 23), but finished with four points three steals and two assists ... Posted team highs of six rebounds and two blocks to go along with two points at Maryland (Jan. 28) ... Dished-out a career-high three assists to go along with four points and four rebounds in the win over Boston College (Jan. 31) ... Started her 12th game of the year at Virginia (Feb. 3) and finished with five points ... Tied a career-high with three steals and two blocks to go along with six points and five assists in the win at Virginia Tech (Feb. 6) ... Was hampered by foul trouble against Duke (Feb. 11), ultimately finishing with four points and three rebounds before fouling out ... Tied a career-high with three steals against Florida State (Feb. 17) in addition to her team-high six rebounds and eight points ... Grabbed four rebounds and scored two points in the loss at Miami (Feb. 21) ... Had a solid game in the win over Clemson (Feb. 24), scoring nine points and grabbing five rebounds ... Tallied a career-high 10 rebounds to go along with six points in the win over NC State (Feb. 27) ... Scored a season-high 12 points to go along with three assists in the ACC Tournament win over Virginia (Mar. 3) ... Led the team with three steals in addition to five rebounds in the final game of the season against Duke (Mar. 4).

2009-10 (Freshman)
Appeared in 24 games and made 3 starts ... Averaged over 10 minutes a game and scored a total of 75 points ... Blocked eight shots and also had eight steals ... Was 17-of-24 from the free throw line for 70.8 percent ... Pulled down 54 rebounds ... Scored a career-high 15 points against NC Central ... Scored 2 points and had 1 rebound in her first game at Georgetown (Dec. 5) ... Saw 2 minutes of playing time vs. North Florida (Dec. 14) ... Had a team and career-high 3 steals and shot a perfect 4-for-4 from the foul line en route to posting 7 points at South Carolina (Dec. 17) ... Started her first game against Wofford and had a career-high 6 rebounds and added 5 points (Dec. 19) ... Posted 2 rebounds, 2 points, and a blocked shot at San Diego State (Dec. 28) ... Grabbed 4 offensive rebounds vs. Valparaiso (Dec. 30) ... Shot a perfect 2-of-2 from the three-point line and scored 6 points against Richmond (Jan. 4) ... Scored 7 points and had 2 rebounds, a block, and a steal vs. Virginia Tech (Jan. 7) ... Saw 4 minutes of playing time and had 1 rebound at Duke (Jan. 10) ... Turned in 4 points, 3 rebounds, and 1 steal at Georgia Tech (Jan. 14) ... Posted 5 rebounds and 7 points against Miami (Jan. 17) ... Had a block and an assist at NC State (Jan. 22) ... Added 8 points and 5 rebounds vs. Clemson (Jan. 24) ... Saw 6 minutes of playing time against Virginia and scored on bucket (Jan. 31) ... Had 8 minutes of playing time and had 1 rebound at Virginia Tech (Feb. 5) ... Turned in a rebound and an assist vs. Maryland (Feb. 11) ... Pulled down 4 rebounds at Boston College (Feb. 14) ... Added a block and an assist in 4 minutes of playing time against North Carolina (Feb. 18) ... Started for the second time and scored a team and career-high 15 points vs. NC Central (Feb. 22) ... Also pulled town a career-high six rebounds against the Eagles ... Totaled a team and career-high 2 blocks while adding 3 points and 3 rebounds vs. NC State (Feb. 25) ... Had a rebound in 9 minutes of playing time at Clemson (Feb. 28) ... Posted a rebound vs. Miami (Mar. 4) ... Turned in 3 points and a rebound against Georgia Tech (Mar. 5) ... Started the last game of the season and had 4 points, a block, and a rebound vs. North Carolina A&T (Mar. 18).

Prior to Wake Forest
High school team improved from 9-17 her freshman year to 19-7 her sophomore year ... Team was the regional runner up her junior season, it's best ever finish, playing in the Gwinnett Arena as a distinguished member of the Final Four of Georgia's AAAAA schools ... Walker led her team to an Elite 8 finish in her senior year, again setting up the squad with back-to-back appearances in Georgia's State Tournament ... It had previously been 32 years since Duluth High School's women's team had made an appearance in the State Tournament ... Played AAU with Georgia Pistols ... pushed her team to OT with 3-point shot at the buzzer at the 2002 AAU Nationals, resulting in the team's first and only win at that tournament ... Georgia Pistols won first place in the Georgia Games in 2002 ... Pistols won the Georgia State AAU Championship in 2003 ... 2006 Sweet 16 ... Played with the FBC Georgia Exposure program for final two season, starting both years ... two-time All-Star camp invitee.

Personal
Born January 1, 1991 ... Parents are Marvy Moore and Mychal Walker, Sr. ... Her stepfather is James Moore ... Has a brother Mychal Walker, Jr and cousin Ernest "Trey" Owens.

 

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