Walker signs with University of Florida

Published: Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 06:34 PM.

BONIFAY — Holmes County High School's very own Superstar basketball player Chris Walker signed on with the University of Florida . on  Nov. 14 surrounded by friends, family, coaches, peers and mentors.

Sitting with Walker during his big day were Jeneen, Deniqua and Detavious Campbell.

Walker said that he was very excited to be representing his home town and that he chose the University of Florida because it would help him excel when he goes on to play professional basketball.

“I’ve had the opportunity to work with Chris going on three years,” said Head Coach Poe White. “Chris is a hard worker, he loves the game of basketball and he plays hard. He’s been given the opportunity to live out his childhood dream by going to one of the most prestigious colleges, the University of Florida.”

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