Lone Star forward Walker makes NCAA commitment
May 4, 2020
The Lone Star Brahmas of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are pleased to announce that Top Prospects forward CJ Walker has committed to play NCAA Division III hockey for the University of Wisconsin-Superior.
Walker, 21, just completed his fourth and final season of playing junior hockey and second season playing in the NAHL. The 6’0/172 lbs. native of Boise, Idaho, put up some good numbers this season for the South Division-leading Brahmas, recording 28 points (10 goals, 18 assists) in 44 games played.
He was also selected to and played in the 2020 NAHL Top Prospects Tournament for the South Division team, recording one goal in two games.
“CJ had a great season for us and I think Superior is getting a heck of a player that could have easily played NCAA Division 1 hockey,” said Brahmas head coach Dan Wildfong.
“Excited to continue my Academic and Hockey career at the University of Wisconsin Superior. Thanks to my Teammates, Coaches, and Family who has helped me get to this point.,” said Walker on Twitter.
Walker broke into the league during the 2016-17 season with the Wichita Falls Wildcats and had an impressive rookie season with 33 points in 56 games played.
Overall in 100 career NAHL games, Walker posted 61 points.