Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Kenronte Walker


Jr., DB, 6-0, 205, Fayetteville, N.C. (Westover HS/City College of San Francisco)

(First name is pronounced ken-RON-tay) … Versatile and physical defender who could line up at a number of different spots in the secondary … Is enrolled at Mizzou for the spring semester and will be able to participate in spring camp when it opens in March … A prep quarterback who developed into a highly-coveted defensive back after playing for one of the most successful and well-known junior college programs in the nation, City College of San Francisco … Was teammates at CCSF with current Tigers Jarrell Harrison and Josh Tatum, who were part of MU’s 2009 signee class  … Saw his way onto the field as a true freshman, and notched 36 tackles while adding 5 pass break ups, 1 interception and 2 quarterback sacks … Junior college coach – George Rush … High school coach – George Colthrop … Father – Kenneth Walker … Interested in studying radiology at Mizzou … Lists hobbies as working out, playing basketball and hanging with his family … Chose Mizzou over Oklahoma State, Houston, South Carolina and Washington, among others.