Nov. 4, 2013
USAFA, Colo. - Air Force wrestler David Walker was named Air Force Athlete of the Week on Nov. 4, after earning his first collegiate title at the Cowboy Open on Saturday, Nov. 2.
Walker, a freshman from St. Marys, Iowa, compiled a 5-0 record on Saturday to claim first place in the 141-pound bracket of the Amateur Division at the Cowboy Open. After beginning the day with a fall, Walker recorded a pair of decisions and a pair of major decisions, including a 14-4 major decision in the championship bout.
Walker shared Air Force Athlete of the Week honors with men's cross country athlete Isaiah Bragg and women's soccer player Ally Swift.