Markel Walker

Updated: October 18, 2012

Scouting Profile

Philadelphia, PA

Markel Walker is a Guard/Forward for the  UCLA Bruins. She was born on Nov 7, 1990 in Philadelphia, PA. The athelete she admires is her sister Marcedes, who played basketball at Pitt and is now plaing overseas. Her Hobbies include watching movies and spending time with friends.

•Saw action in all 33 games with 21 starts
•Had at least three assists in 20 games
•Scored season-high 18 points at Oregon State
•Pulled down season-best 13 rebounds at Oregon
•Led team with 105 assists
•Hon. Mention All-Pac-10 Academic team
•15th in Pac-10 fg%; 8th in assists (3.2); T-19th in rebounding; 15th in ft%; 10th in assist/turnover ratio (1.0)

•Named to the All-Pac-10 team in a vote of the media
•Named to Pac-10 All-Tournament team
•Named to the all-conference All-Freshman team and honorable mention All-Defensive unit
•Had at least seven rebounds in 23 games
•Ranked eighth in the conference in rebounding (7.5); seventh in fg percentage; 12th in assists (2.59), fifth in steals (2.00), eighth in offensive rebounds (2.79) and eighth in defensive rebounds (4.71)
•Earned her first Pac-10 Conference Player of the Week honor after a 17-point/14-rebound effort vs. Oregon and a 16-point/10-rebound game vs. OSU
•Recorded six double-doubles
•Led UCLA in scoring in eight games and in rebounding in 14 games
•Scored in double-figures in 20 games and had double-digit rebound games seven times
•Registered a career-high 24 points at Arizona