Shaun Walker is a senior at Manvel High School. Standing at 6'7 Walker has been known around the Houston area as a Center with an ability to score down low and possess great technique in the paint. Averaging 15.8 points,11.4 rebounds, and three blocks his junior season, Walker was a big part of the Mavericks team.
Recently, Walker verbally committed to McNeese State University to continue his academic and athletic career. VYPE U got to ask him a few questions about his commitment to McNeese and his plans for himself and his team this season. Here's what he had to say...
VYPE: Who has been your biggest influence in your sporting life? And Why?
Larry: I would say the biggest influences in my sporting life are my older brother and younger sister. I say them because they always push me to go harder when things get tougher and they are always there to correct my mistakes and acknowledge the good things I do.
VYPE: Go-to pregame meal? Routine?
Larry: I don't have a certain go-to pre game meal, I just eat the pre game food that the whole team eats every week.
VYPE: Off the field, what is your favorite thing to do?
Larry: Off the field I like to get some extra work in as well as working on basketball and baseball to stay ready whenever it's time for that season.
VYPE: What has been your greatest high school memory so far?Larry: My best high school memory is being able to experience the different type of atmospheres in the playoffs for the three sports I play. (Football, Basketball, & Baseball)