Chris Walsch
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Chris  Walsch

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Finksburg, MD

High School:
The Gilman School

Last College:
USAFA Prep

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 175

Position:
A

02/28/2017

Chris Walsch Announced to the 2017 Tewaaraton Watch List

The Finksburg, Maryland, native is the first Falcon in program history to be included on the list

05/05/2016

Falcon Lacrosse Advances to SoCon Championship

The Falcons top Bellarmine, 10-8, in the SoCon Championship Semi-Finals

04/12/2016

Walsch named SoCon Offensive Player of the Week

Sophomore attack had four goals and one assist in win over Mercer

03/29/2016

Gouchoe and Walsch earn SoCon Weekly Awards

The pair helped lead Air Force to wins over Duke and Detroit Mercy

02/23/2016

Walsch and Gouchoe named SoCon Lacrosse Players of the Week

The pair helped lead Air Force to a 7-6 win in four overtimes at Marist, Feb. 20

SOPHOMORE 2016: 2016 honorable mention USILA/Nike All-American … Southern Conference Offensive Player of the Year … all-SoCon first team … Air Force lacrosse Offensive Player of the Year … SoCon Offensive Player of the Month (March) ... three-time SoCon Offensive Player of the Week ... SoCon all-tournament team … led the team with 64 points; second most single-season points in the program’s modern era ... registered 35 goals and 29 assists on the season … led the 2016 Falcons in goals, assists and points … notched four game-winning scores ... signature performance came in a seven-point effort in a 10-9 upset at then-No. 9 Duke capped by a game-winner in the waning seconds of overtime ... registered five hat tricks on the season … led the team with 97 shots with 64 on goal … started in all 18 games of the season and all 33 games of his career … picked up 22 ground balls … caused seven turnovers … leads the team in career goals (72), assists (47) and points (119) … second most single season assists in program history … completed Expeditionary Survival and Escape Training over the first block of summer … participated in Operation Air Force at Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs … will serve as the group honor NCO as a junior.

FRESHMAN 2015: Had a stellar freshman season starting all 15 games and leading the team in goals (37), points (55) and shots/shots on goal (109/69) … earned a double hat trick against Jacksonville earning a season high and team high eight points in one game … made five goals in two different games against Marist and Virginia Military Institute … logged 10 hat tricks on the season … made two goals and an assist against No. 1 Denver … made a goal against No. 3 Duke … tallied 25 ground balls on the season … Commandant’s list and Athletic Director’s list … earned jump wings over the summer.

USAFA PREP: Attended the USAFA Prep School and played on the soccer team ... won the Dean's List.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Lettered four years in lacrosse and soccer and three in hockey ... earned the lacrosse team's most valuable senior athlete award ... MIAA semi-finalist ... on the Dean's List ... hockey team won the conference "B" championship as a senior ... back-to-back "A" conference finals appearances in soccer ... high school coach was Brooks Matthews.

PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 33 ... son of Mike and Sandy Walsch ... has three siblings ... majoring in management … long-term goal is to become a pilot ... both grandfathers served in the Navy in World War II ... father played lacrosse at Morgan State.

1120 Athlete of the Week - Mickey Davey
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FALCON VISION

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