2016 [Freshman]: Earned Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American honors from Collegiate Baseball News… named All-Big 12 Honorable Mention and All-Big 12 Freshman Team… started 56 games, primarily in center field… lead the team in doubles with 17; tying for second most in program history by a freshman… was second on the team in RBI with 32… registered 15 multi-hit games… posted a .290 batting average, .352 on-base and .414 slugging percentage… collected his first hit and RBI against Northeastern (2/20)...recorded a 10-game hit streak (3/13-3/26)...launched his first career home run at Fresno State (3/15)… collected three hits in a midweek win over Dallas Baptist(4/5)… reached base safely in 15 consecutive games (4/12-5/21)… went 3-for-3 with a RBI at No. 5 TCU (4/16)… drove in two and doubled in a 2-for-4 effort against West Virginia (4/24)… scored a season-high three runs and drove in three in a win over Kansas (5/1)… homered in both ends of a doubleheader at Austin Peay (5/19)… went 2-for-5 in back-to-back games of the Big 12 Tournament against Kansas State (5/26) and No. 5 Texas Tech (5/27). Summer 2016: Led the Northwoods League in hitting as a member of the Wisconsin Woodchucks at .406… totaled 47 runs and 31 RBI… smacked 11 doubles and seven home runs for a .557 slugging percentage.
High School: Three-year letter winner under coach Rick Carpenter at Prosper High School... hit .481 with a .596 on-base percentage as a senior, hitting seven home runs and tallying 59 RBI… All-Area selection in 2014 as a junior… District MVP in 2014 and 2015… All-State outfielder in 2014 and 2015… 2015 Dallas Morning News Player of the Year… All-Tournament selection at 2015 state tournament as a senior… Academic All-State selection as a junior and senior… helped team to district championship as a junior and state title as a senior… played baseball for the Dallas Mustangs under coach Sam Carpenter from 2012-2015.
Personal: Steele Simons Walker. Parents: Ashley and Charlotte Walker. Siblings: Trevor and Sam. Major: Human Relations.