Junior Walling-remember that name!
November 8, 2018 By:MHS Piper
By Cameron Parks
Junior Walling is a name that may be well known in the coming years.
As a football player, he has been improving his resume by going to major college camps, such as The University of California, Stanford, and The University of Washington.
He has been attending colleges through the Pacific Northwest to get his name out there to the big colleges to follow the footsteps of his dad. Last year Junior was going to big college visits. When he visited Oregon State, they offered him a full ride scholarship as a sophomore.
He started his football journey with his dad who played college football at Oregon State University. Junior’s dad has been coaching him seen he was a little kid and his dad has always pushed him to be the best of his ability.
Junior, who is in the eleventh grade, plays running back and middle linebacker. Junior has played running back and linebacker his whole except 8th grade year he started playing wide receiver.
Walling has been a leader on the field. The game against Bend he had 26 carries, 121 rushing yards with three touchdowns and two sacks. This was a crucial game to win and he delivered. He followed it up with another monster game against West Salem and South Salem going into the playoffs.